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Scholarships are financial aid awards designed to help you pay for your education. Scholarships can be a one-time award or renewable and may require that certain academic or demographic qualifications be met. Below is a collection of scholarships available directly to MVC students.
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CalWORKs students, share your inspiring story for a chance to earn a $500 scholarship! With just 350 words or less, you have the chance to earn a scholarship.

The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a yearly scholarship that supports the nation's top community college students in completing their bachelor's degrees through university transfer. The Foundation provides up to $55,000, college planning support, and ongoing advising.

Last Mile invests in the next generation of technology talent and therefore, offers financial assistance to unrepresented students majoring in tech and engineering. Emergency grants up to $599 are typically awarded within a few days. Larger grants (up to $10K) are awarded to students who demonstrate a high degree of need.

Students pursuing two-year, four-year or graduate degrees in manufacturing or engineering are eligible for SME Education Foundation scholarships. One scholarship application provides students with the opportunity to be considered for all available Foundation scholarships.

Year-Round List of External Scholarships

Throughout the year, numerous scholarship opportunities are received from organizations outside of RCCD. RCCD does not endorse any of the outside scholarships, but provides the information as a possible resource for students. Browse the list year-round.

External Scholarships


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