General Academic Scholarships
The following links list the many scholarships available through the MHCC Foundation and other organizations. Under each category click on the application link to find out which scholarships are available this term. ( Link to Scholarship Application - PDF Format) Not all scholarships are available each term. Please check the current scholarship application for which scholarships are open for application each term.
ASG 11-12 Taylur DeWolf Legacy Scholarship
Scholarship for a MHCC student with a declared major who is taking at least 6 credits. Taylur DeWolf was a member of the Associated Student Government at Mt. Hood Community College during the 2011-2012 academic year. The entire MHCC community was affected by her passing on January 27, 2012.
American Association of University Women Scholarship, Gresham Branch
Scholarship is for a female second-year MHCC student in a planned program of study. Student must be on track to graduate in the spring of the second year.
Betty and R.E. "Poly" Schedeen and Neighborhood Saints of MHCC Leadership Award
Scholarship for a MHCC student who has demonstrated leadership in high school, at MHCC, or in the community.
Classified Association Scholarship
Scholarship for a MHCC part-time student with a declared major.
Complete Your Dream Scholarship
Scholarship for a second year MHCC student. Applicant must have completed a minimum 36 credit hours in a two-year degree program.
Dr. Earl L. Klapstein Founding President Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a MHCC student having attended full-time in the two previous quarters and working toward completing either a one-year certificate program or an associate's degree.
Glenn Otto Community Service Award Scholarship
Scholarship for fulltime new or current MHCC student who demonstrates a personal philosophy of and commitment to community service.
The Great Expectations Scholarship
Scholarship for a MHCC student.
The John Lim/Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Scholarship for a fulltime MHCC student.
John Barry and Doris Ruth Norlin Scholarship
Scholarship for full or part-time student.
MHCC Foundation General Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time MHCC student having completed 36 credit hours in a two-year degree program or 12 credit hours in a certificate program.
MHCC Foundation Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time or part-time MHCC student carrying a minimum of 6 credits.
MHCC Foundation Scholarship for English as a Non-native Language (ENL) Students
Scholarship provides assistance to a MHCC student enrolled in ENL classes. Must have a primary language other than English.
MHCC Foundation Scholarships for Part-Time Students
Scholarship for a part-time MHCC student with a textbook allowance up to $75.
MEChA Club Scholarship
Scholarship for a first-year student. Must carry a minimum of six credits during the term the scholarship is in effect. Student must become a member of the MEChA Club before or during the term the scholarship is in effect.
Oregon Community Foundation Joseph E. Weston Scholarship
Scholarship for full-time MHCC student age 26 years old or older. Must be enrolled or enrolling at MHCC to acquire additional or new training or education to become competitive and employable in the current market due to job loss caused by technology changes.
The Pepsi Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student enrolled at MHCC.
Portland Woman’s Club
Scholarship for full-time MHCC female student, age 26 years or older, with a declared major, working toward a degree or certificate, including the Career Pathways certificate programs. Student must be a Portland metro area high school or General Educational Development (GED) graduate. The Portland Woman’s Club advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.
Raymond and Vivian Murhammer Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for full or part-time MHCC student.
Ron Russell Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship used to recognize and honor a student of excellence and need with a one-term scholarship to attend Mt. Hood Community College. This scholarship was established in memory of former MHCC Board of Education member Ron Russell.
Shelie Macias Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a Hispanic/Latino full-time MHCC student. Must be participating in the MHCC ESL program.
The Sed and Betty Stuart Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a MHCC student having completed 12 credit hours.
Study Abroad Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time MHCC student who has completed 13 credit hours at MHCC before beginning a study abroad program.
Wessinger Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship for a full or part-time MHCC student with a declared major.
Walt Morey Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time MHCC student with a declared major carrying a minimum of 12 credits.