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    Muscatine Community College Spring 2020 Scholarships Available

    Community Foundation of Greater Muscatinehttps://www.muscatinecommunityfoundation.org/
    The Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine is a community-wide, county-wide charitable organization actively working to improve the quality of life in Muscatine County through philanthropy. For more information about applying for grants or establishing your own fund for granting purposes, call the Community Foundation at 563-264-3863 or visit the website at www.muscatinecommunityfoundation.org.

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    Muscatine Community College (MCC) will accept applications for scholarships for the Spring 2020 semester until November 1st, 2019. Students can apply through our scholarship portal at https://www.muscatinecommunityfoundation.org/scholarships/

    The MCC Foundation selects scholarship recipients on the basis of three criteria: academic performance, community and school involvement, and financial need. Additional requirements for specific scholarships follow below:


    ·Bernice Bowsman Scholarship: Awarded to a student with no restriction as to program of study.

    ·Bauer Family Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to journalism majors.

    ·John and Mary Blong Achievement Award:  Awarded to an Iowa GED graduate with financial need.

    ·Bloom Scholarship: Awarded to a student residing in Muscatine County studying for a career in a health-related field.

    ·Edward S. Burns Family Scholarship. In memory of Bradford Burns: Awarded to a resident of Muscatine County with need and demonstrated commitment to academic excellence.

    ·“C” Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restrictions as to program of study. Financial need considered. 

    ·Roy J. Carver Scholarship: Award made with a preference given to students who intend to enter a career in business.

    ·Herman Cohn Scholarship: Awarded to a sophomore student planning a business career. Criteria include character, demonstrated leadership qualities, financial need, and a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

    ·Jerome W. Conway Scholarship: Awarded to a sophomore student. Criteria includes character, demonstrated leadership qualities, financial need, and a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

    ·William F. Cory Scholarship: Awarded to students enrolled in the LPN program and MCC nursing graduates transferring to Scott Community College to complete the Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing. Preference given to nontraditional students and/or those exhibiting financial need. Scholarships also awarded to students pursuing careers in general majors with preference given to education majors, nontraditional students, and/or those exhibiting financial need.

    ·Feed and Fertilizer Marketing Scholarship: Awarded to first-year students entering the Feed and Fertilizer Marketing program. Students must complete a separate application.

    ·Gaekle Scholarship: Awarded to a math student.

    ·Gould Scholarship: Awarded to a worthy student returning for the sophomore year with emphasis on financial need.

    ·Harry J. and Nellie B. Griffith Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to Davenport West, Durant, Muscatine, Tipton, West Liberty, and Wilton High School seniors. Each high school guidance office will provide application deadlines and instructions. Some returning MCC sophomores may also apply.’

    ·Ronald H. Hansen Scholarship: Awarded to an economics or business major.

    ·Healey Scholarship: Awarded to a freshman student for tuition with preference given, but not restricted, to a student interested in foreign languages. The student should have a “B” average from high school and possess strong student habits. Financial need considered. 

    ·Huff Family Scholarship: Awarded to a student with no restriction as to program of study. Financial need considered. 

    ·Ruth Hazlett Scholarship: Awarded to students returning for the sophomore year who intend to enter careers in religious ministry, counseling, or health-related professions.

    ·Julia Elizabeth Scholarship: Awarded to students residing in Muscatine County.

    ·Kevin Hildebrandt Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a returning journalism student with a C+ or B average, with middle income.

    ·Robert M. Kaufmann Memorial Scholarship: Preference given to a freshman student with a GPA of 3.5 or above, with financial need. Student should possess leadership, good character, and citizenship qualities.

    ·William and Mackie Krahl Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restrictions as to program of study. Financial need considered. 

    ·Keith Larson Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a sophomore student. Student must display excellent writing skills.

    ·J. Robert Lewis Scholarship: Awarded to student with demonstrated academic ability and financial need. Preference given to pre-law students. Graduating MCC students who plan to attend a four-year college or university and meet the above criteria may also apply for Lewis Scholarships.

    ·Jack Lockridge Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a history or government major.

    ·James F. Loper Scholarship: Awarded to a local area student who demonstrates a high level of achievement in academics and leadership skills.

    ·“M” Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restrictions as to program of study. Financial need considered. 

    ·Mary McGovern Scholarship: Awarded to an elementary education major.

    ·Paul & Imogene McCabe Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restrictions as to program of study. Financial need considered.

    ·Lyle and Betty McCullough Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restrictions as to program of study. Financial need considered. 

    ·MCC Alumni Association Scholarship: Awarded to a son, daughter, husband, wife, or grandchild of an MCC alumni.

    · Wallace and Ida Mae Nyweide Scholarship: Awarded to students with financial need. Preference given to education majors.

    ·Harold Ogilvie Scholarship: Awarded to a sophomore with no restrictions as to program of study.

    ·Owen L. and Helen R. Olson Scholarship:  Awarded to students who show evidence of financial need and show potential for future success. Preference given to students from the immediate area served by MCC.

    ·Potter Scholarship: Any student eligible, need emphasized.

    · Rauch Scholarship: Awarded to a student who intends to enter a career working with long-term handicapped individuals.

    ·Paul Reynolds Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restriction as to program of study. Financial need considered.

    ·Robert Roach Scholarship: Awarded to students returning for the sophomore year who have demonstrated a high level of achievement in academics, as well as in school and community activities.

    ·William Roach Scholarship: Awarded to students with no restriction as to program of study.

    ·Paul C. Sandy Scholarship: Awarded to one or more financially deserving students attending high schools in Muscatine, Louisa County, or Durant High School and pursuing a degree in engineering.

    ·Pacia Sauer Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a student who has earned twenty-four or more credit hours with a 3.0 GPA or better. Financial need not considered.

    ·W. Floyd Scott Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to students with financial need.

    ·Ann C. Sissel Scholarship:  Awarded to students interested in and who appreciate literature and have good moral character.

    ·Robert L. Smith Scholarship: Awarded to a student majoring in the science field with preference given to chemistry majors.

    ·Ladd and Carol Steinmetz Scholarship: Awarded to a student majoring in music or art.

    ·Sally Stiles Scholarship: Awarded to a re-entry female, either a single mother or woman over fifty years of age.

    ·Mary Underdahl Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a nontraditional student with preference given to GED graduates.

    ·Volger-Romig Scholarship:  Awarded to students who intend to enter careers in electronic communications or broadcasting.

    ·Howard and Charlotte Worst Scholarship: Awarded with no restriction as to program of study.

    ·Maurice and Mary Young Scholarship: Four scholarships given annually. Two of the awards given to students who intend to enter careers in economics and business.

    The scholarships listed above represent all the scholarships available through the MCC Foundation for the entire academic year.

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