Who Can Apply: Established in 1996 by John Thompson’64 and his wife, Mary, director emerita of the MCC Foundation, to assist students who have unique challenges in attending MCC. The Thompson Scholarship supports up to 40 students each year.
1. Full- time student enrolled in a degree program.
2. Unique challenges faced to attend MCC.
2. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher.
3. Demonstrated financial need.
Submission: Please attach an essay of no more than two typed pages of why you are requesting the funds. You should include how this scholarship will directly impact you and the unique challenge you face (such as loss of employment; family hardships, lack of family support; learning disability; returning adult student; working and going to school full time; childcare; etc…).
Deadline: May 15, 2021