Scholarships Overview

Scholarships Overview

When Do I Apply?

Each scholarship deadline varies.  However, Maricopa Community College Foundation scholarship process opens twice a year, once early spring and once early fall.

SMCC General Scholarships have been combined with Maricopa Community College Foundation scholarships into one application. Students should apply by clicking the link below. This single application will enable you to be considered for multiple scholarships. ALL SMCC students including DACA (Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals) are eligible to apply for Maricopa Foundation processed scholarships.:

Maricopa Community College Foundation and SMCC General Scholarship Application

This application will open twice a year. Be prepared! You will need a well-written essay about yourself and your goals, so start now.

Note: Be sure to complete ALL fields in your Admissions Application, also known as a SIF (Student Information Form). Blank fields in the SIF application form may affect your scholarship eligibility.

Contribute to an SMCC Scholarship Fund

Our students come from diverse cultural and financial backgrounds. Many are in need of financial assistance if they are to pursue their dreams of a higher education. Your contribution, in any amount, is both needed and appreciated.

The Maricopa Community College District Foundation, a 501 (C) (3) tax-exempt organization, manages the SMCC scholarships. assuring you that your donations are tax-exempt.

Click here to make a contribution

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