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Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Mercer County Community College offers a variety of scholarship opportunities that become available regularly.
Obtain details and apply through the sources represented below.

Available Sources

MCCC Foundation Scholarships

The MCCC Foundation offers a variety of privately funded scholarships.

      Complete details here

Students interested in applying for MCCC Foundation Scholarships must complete the online MCCC Foundation Scholarships application. The MCCC Foundation staff is happy to answer your scholarship questions. We can be reached at (609) 570-3607,, or stop by our office, room 112 in the West Windsor campus Administration Building (AD), 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Application Deadlines

for NEW and CONTINUING Students
scholarships awarded to students planning to attend MCCC for the 2022-2023 academic year

Application period
OPENS - February 8, 2022
CLOSES - July 7, 2022

for GRADUATING Students
scholarships awarded to students eligible or intending to graduate from MCCC December 2021 through August 2022

Application period
OPENS - February 8, 2022
CLOSES - April 1, 2022

Need help applying to scholarships?  Please review the instructional guide below:
Students (Current and Prospective): How to Apply for Scholarships Instructional Guide

Further Assistance from Financial Aid Office

Students are encouraged to pursue financial assistance through the MCCC Office of Financial Aid. Phone (609) 570-3210 or e-mail

West Windsor Campus
Office of Financial Aid
Student Center (SC) - Room 263
1200 Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ 08550
Jame Kerney Campus
Office of Recruitment and Financial Aid
Kerney Center (KC) - Room 208
North Broad and Academy Streets
Trenton, NJ 08608

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.