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Mercer County Community College, through its Foundation and Financial Aid offices, offers a variety of scholarship opportunities that become available regularly. For more information or to apply, see below.

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Award Determinations

The MCCC Office of Financial Aid coordinates the awarding of all student aid, including scholarships. However, in the case of MCCC Foundation Scholarships, faculty and academic departments are also involved at the request of the donors. Students interested in any of the MCCC Foundation Scholarships should follow the "How to Apply" steps below to ensure appropriate consideration.

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How to Apply

All students are encouraged to complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to make sure they are considered for all available financial aid and scholarship funds. This is the form that triggers a complete review of all available assistance, including General Scholarships and student loans.

The application is available online at To receive an application through the mail, call 1-800-433-3243. The federal school code for Mercer is 002641. FAFSA forms must be received by the Financial Aid Office by May 1 of each year.

MCCC Foundation Scholarships

  view scholarships by area of study

The MCCC Foundation offers a variety of privately funded scholarships and awards. For more information, please visit MCCC Foundation Scholarships.

Students interested in applying for MCCC Foundation Scholarships must complete the online M-Scholarships application. For more information, call the MCCC Foundation office at (609) 570-3607 or e-mail

Application Deadlines

GRADUATING Students Scholarships
awarded to students eligible or intending to graduate
from MCCC December 2014 through August 2015
  CONTINUING Students Scholarships
awarded to current MCCC students intending to
continue at MCCC for the 2015-16 academic year
application period   OPENS February 1, 2015 application period   OPENS February 1, 2015
CLOSES April 1, 2015 CLOSES September 15, 2015

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Further Assistance

Call Financial Aid at (609) 570-3210 or e-mail

West Windsor Campus
Office of Financial Aid
Student Center (SC) - Room 263
PO Box 17202, 1200 Old Trenton Rd.
Trenton, NJ 08690
  Jame Kerney Campus
Office of Recruitment and Financial Aid
Kerney Center (KC) - Room 208
North Broad and Academy Streets
Trenton, NJ 08608

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