Scholarships are an opportunity for you to pursue educational goals without using your own money! You may be surprised to learn that there are perse types of opportunities available from colleges, private organizations, or charities. You have the opportunity to apply to multiple scholarships at the same time, and hopefully increase your chances in receiving financial aid that you don't have to pay back!

Tips for a Successful Application

Before applying to any opportunities, take a look at this tutorial on tips and tricks for successful scholarship application.

There are several types of scholarships that can help fund your education at the Maricopa Community Colleges.Check with your College's Financial Aid Office for a complete list of all opportunities.


Maricopa Community Colleges District Scholarship Database is a tool that can help you to search for college specific scholarships, district wide scholarships, or external scholarships in cooperation with Maricopa Community Colleges. Students can complete one application and be eligible for multiple scholarships automatically.

You can begin your application here.  If you have any questions on the Maricopa Scholarship Application, please send an e-mail to

Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Scholarships are privately funded and open to all Maricopa Community College students. In most cases they may be used at any Maricopa Community College and, in some cases, non-Maricopa colleges and universities. A Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is not required to apply.