NEW FOR 2018!
Apply online for a Fall 2018 Mendocino College Scholarship beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018.
The hyperlink to our new web-based application will post HERE on January 2.
The Mendocino College Scholarship application period runs from January 2 to March 1 each year. The next scholarship application period begins on January 2, 2018 for the 2018-2019 academic year.
You must meet one the following criteria to apply for a scholarship during the application period:
- currently enrolled at Mendocino College and plan to attend Mendocino College in the fall
- currently enrolled at Mendocino College and transferring to a 4-year university in the fall
- graduating high school senior who will attend Mendocino College in the fall
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION WORKSHOPS
Workshops are will take place in late January at all Mendocino College locations. Mark your calendar for one of the following dates and times:
- Ukiah Campus - Library Classroom 4210 - 4:00-5:00 p.m. - Wednesday, January 31 and Thursday, February 1
- Lake Center - Round Room 7050 - 4:00-5:00 p.m. - Tuesday, January 23
- North County Center - Large Group Study Room - 4:00-5:00 p.m. - Tuesday, January 30
- Coast Center - Room 111 - 4:00-5:00 p.m. - Monday, January 29
Workshops help guide applicants through our application packet and also provide:
- Tips for writing a winning scholarship essay
- Letters of Recommendation – tips & requirements
- Types of scholarships awarded
- Other scholarship opportunities
We invite high school principals and counselors to schedule an application workshop on your campus in January or February 2018 for interested graduating high school seniors.
Each year the Mendocino College Foundation hosts two scholarship awards ceremonies honoring all our scholarship recipients and donors/sponsors:
- Mendocino College Scholarships & Awards Ceremony (second Friday in May)
- Mendocino College Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Awards Ceremony (third Friday in May)
Both events take place at 5:30 p.m. in the Mendocino College Center for the Visual & Performing Arts Theatre.
Thanks to the generosity and support of our donors, over 200 scholarships and book awards totaling more than $225,000 were awarded to students for 2017-2018.
For more information contact:
Lana Eberhard, Scholarship Coordinator