MCC Service Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Mesa Community College
This scholarship is for Mesa Community College (MCC) students who have participated in a minimum of 100 hours of community service within the past 12 months of application. Application process is competitive. Incomplete or ineligible applications will not be reviewed.
To qualify for the MCC Service Scholarship:
A) Be enrolled at MCC as a student for 6 credit hours or more for the semester in which the scholarship funds are awarded.
B) Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher (out of a possible 4.0). Students new to MCC must show a 2.5 GPA or higher at their most recent educational institution.
C) Have completed a minimum of 100 hours of community service at a non-profit or government agency within the past 12 months of the submission date of application. Community service means: activities designed to improve the quality of life of off-campus community residents. Community service activities may include but are not limited to: academic service-learning and other co-curricular student volunteer activities. Community service includes both direct service to citizens (i.e. serving food to the needy) and indirect service (i.e. assessing community nutrition needs or managing a food bank).
D) Short essay questions of 100-150 words. See application for details.
E) Provide a service log and/or validation letter from each agency confirming the service performed and must include the following information:
1) Agency Name
2) Dates of service
3) Total hours served
4) Supervisor’s Contact Information
5) Agency Supervisor’s signature (mandatory)
6) A brief description of the activities performed