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Maricopa Community Colleges Scholarships

August 14, 2013

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Maricopa Community Colleges District Scholarship Application.

Scholarships are financial gifts to help students pay for college. Hundreds of scholarships are awarded each year to students who demonstrate financial need, academic merit or who meet a demographic category.

Online Scholarship Applications

There are now two online scholarship applications Phoenix College students can fill out for financial help.  Check back frequently for new scholarship opportunities and to update your application.

Now Open!  1) ACADEMIC WORKS: 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. Most deadlines are August 30, 2013 You can begin your application here (  If you have any questions on the Maricopa Scholarship Application, please send an e-mail to

2) STARS: 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. Apply for Foundation scholarships or check the status of an application. (NOTE:  FALL 2013 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED.)

Apply for both Phoenix College and Foundation scholarships with online applications.  

Don’t miss out on receiving free money for your education.