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Fall 2014 Scholarships

Spring 2015 Scholarships

MCC Spring 2015 Genentech Biotechnology Scholarships

      • Eligibility Criteria:
        • Must be currently enrolled at MiraCosta College for the spring semester,
        • Enrolled in a Biotechnology course at MiraCosta -or- successfully completed one or more Biotechnology courses at MiraCosta. Personal Statement essays required. Tip: review the Genentech website.
        • Students eligible for the Genentech scholarship should also apply for MCCF Anual Scholarshi
        • Awarding up to 5 $1,000 scholarships
        • Personal Statement essays required.
        • Completed application can be e-mailed, mailed, or submitted to the Scholarship office
        • Deadline: opening spring 2015

MCC Spring 2015 Encinitas Garden Horticulture Scholarship

      • Eligibility Criteria: 
        • Horticulture Scholarships
        • Must have completed at least six units at MiraCosta,
        • Muswt be currently enrolled in six units or more,
        • Have completed or are enrolled in a Hoticulture class,
        • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater.
        • Personal Statement essays required.
      • Application opens January 2015

2015-16 Scholarships (opening January 2015)

MCCF 2015-16 MiraCosta Annual Scholarship Application

    • Over 180 scholarships awarded ranging from $500 to $1,000+
    • Eligibility:
      • Continuing MiraCosta students who have already completed 6 units at MiraCosta with a cumulative 2.0 GPA or greater
      • MiraCosta students planning to transfer this fall to a 4-year institution who have completed 6 units at MiraCosta with a cumulative 2.0 GPA or greater
      • Graduating local high school students with a cumulative 2.0 GPA or greater planning to attend MiraCosta College this fall semester
        • High school students must submit a spring Application for Admission to receive a MiraCosta student ID number, create a Surf password, and begin the online application.
        • A current, unofficial high school transcript will need to be uploaded into the online application
      • Personal Statement required
      • Unofficial transcript - upload into the application.
      • Questions? Review How To Apply
    • Application opens January 2015
  • MCCF 2015-16 Harry Phillips Social Science Transfer Scholarship

      • Eligibility Criteria:
        • MiraCosta student Transferring Fall 2014 to a 4-year institution in one of the five qualifying disciplines: Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, or Political Science
        • Have 12 units or more in any of the 5 qualifying disciplines, including spring 2014, taken at any college, but with at least 6 units taken at MiraCosta
        • GPA of 3.0 or greater in all college work attempted
        • GPA of 3.2 or greater in all college courses in your major
        • The scholarship will be disbursed upon proof of registration at a 4-year school.
        • Personal Statement essays required
        • Save and Upload your Unofficial transcript into the application.
        • Questions? Review How To Apply
        • Application opens January 2015
  • MCCF 2015-16 Visit Oceanside Hospitality Scholarship

      • Eligibility Criteria:
        • $1,000 scholarship for a student majoring in -or- planning to major in Hospitality ManagementStudents who completed or are working towards completing at least 20 hours of volunteer work at the California Welcome Center Oceanside; 8-hour Hospitality classroom assignments count towards the 20 volunteer hours at the California Welcome Center Oceanside)
        • Students majoring in -or- planning to major in Hospitality Management
        • Students enrolled in six units or more at MiraCosta College with a GPA of 2.0 or greater
        • Plan to continue at MiraCosta for the Fall and Spring semesters
        • Personal Statement essays required
        • Application opens January 2015

MCCF 2015-16 Tri-City Hospital Auxiliary Nursing Scholarships

      • Eligibility Criteria:
        • Students currently enrolled in a MiraCosta nursing program with a GPA of 3.0 or greater
        • Must be residing in Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos or Vista
        • Letter of Recommendation and Personal Statement essays required
        • Students eligible for the Tri-City Hospital scholarship should also complete the MCCF 2014-15 Annual Scholarship application.
        • Application opens January 2015