All Opportunities

Thanks to the support of generous donors in our community, the Mt. Hood Community College Foundation offers over 100 scholarships to each year. Current and prospective MHCC students can apply for the following scholarship opportunities for the 2019-2020 school year. Award amounts are subject to change based on availability of funds.

  • Applicants – Click Sign In in the top right corner to access the scholarship application.
  • References – First click Sign In in the top right corner, then select the References & Reviewers tab to complete the scholarship reference form.

Questions about MHCC Foundation Scholarships? Contact Nataly Paoli at nataly.paoli@mhcc.edu or 503-491-7230

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$6,285.71 Alfonso Torres Memorial Scholarship
Alfonso Torres-Vincenzi was born in Costa Rica in 1928 and was a practicing physician in Portland for many years. The Alfonso Torres Memorial...
Alfonso Torres-Vincenzi was born in Costa Rica in 1928 and was a...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $6,285.71
Deadline03/29/2019
$3,000.00 American Association of University Women - Gresham Area Branch Scholarship
The American Association of University Women advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. This...
The American Association of University Women advances equity for women...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$500.00 ASG Taylur DeWolf Legacy Scholarship
Taylur DeWolf was a member of the Associated Student Government (ASG) at Mt. Hood Community College during the 2011-2012 academic year. The entire...
Taylur DeWolf was a member of the Associated Student Government (ASG) at...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,000.00 Association of Women in Automotive Scholarship
The Association of Women in Automotive created this scholarship to encourage other women to pursue a degree in a non-traditional career. This...
The Association of Women in Automotive created this scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,200.00 Betty and R.E. 'Poly' Schedeen and Neighborhood Saints Scholarship
Betty Schedeen was a community member who fought to have a community college established in our area and is considered to be the “mother” of Mt....
Betty Schedeen was a community member who fought to have a community...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Bob Wilson Endowed Scholarship
Bob Wilson, retired faculty at Mt. Hood Community College, established this scholarship to encourage and support students who were pursuing degrees...
Bob Wilson, retired faculty at Mt. Hood Community College, established...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
$3,000.00 Boeing Machine Tool & Engineering Transfer Scholarship
The Boeing Company generously funds a grant to fund a Mt. Hood Community College student in the Machine Tool Technology, Electrical Engineering,...
The Boeing Company generously funds a grant to fund a Mt. Hood Community...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 Boeing Tech Prep Scholarship
The Boeing Tech-Prep Scholarship recognizes and honors a student entering or returning to MHCC’s Machine Tool Technology or Mechanical Engineering...
The Boeing Tech-Prep Scholarship recognizes and honors a student...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$2,500.00 Central City Concern Scholarship
In the early 1970s Portland’s Old Town/Chinatown neighborhood was populated largely by older men living in shabby, crime-ridden single room...
In the early 1970s Portland’s Old Town/Chinatown neighborhood was...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,000.00 Columbia River Mopars Chrysler CAP Scholarship
The Columbia River Mopars Chrysler CAP Scholarship recognizes a student of excellence and need enrolled in the MHCC Automotive Technology –...
The Columbia River Mopars Chrysler CAP Scholarship recognizes a student...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,000.00 Connections Community Inc. Scholarship
The Connections Community, Inc. Scholarship recognizes and honors a graduate of the Transitions or Transiciones program. Criteria: Applicants must...
The Connections Community, Inc. Scholarship recognizes and honors a...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Dean and Alta Stapleton Endowed Scholarship for Full-time Students
Alta Marie Stapleton had a life-long love with Oregon’s flora. In the late 1960’s she planted one of the area’s most beautiful gardens at her...
Alta Marie Stapleton had a life-long love with Oregon’s flora. In the...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 Dean and Alta Stapleton Endowed Scholarship for Part-time Students
Alta Marie Stapleton had a life-long love with Oregon’s flora. In the late 1960’s she planted one of the area’s most beautiful gardens at her...
Alta Marie Stapleton had a life-long love with Oregon’s flora. In the...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 Edward M. & Helen B. Nelson Family Endowed Scholarship
The Edward M. and Helen B. Nelson Family Scholarship recognizes and honors graduates of the Oregon Trail School District attending MHCC. Helen was...
The Edward M. and Helen B. Nelson Family Scholarship recognizes and...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 Evelyn E. Humphreys Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Evelyn Humphreys had a deep passion for education. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from University of Oregon and then attended Columbia...
Evelyn Humphreys had a deep passion for education. She earned her...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 Frank and Mary Wales Music Scholarship
The Frank and Mary Wales Music Scholarship recognizes a returning music student with a scholarship in order to enable that student to continue his...
The Frank and Mary Wales Music Scholarship recognizes a returning music...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 G. and A. Hertrich Endowed Scholarship
The G. and A. Hertrich Scholarship recognizes and honors outstanding students majoring in Natural Resources Technology-Forest Resources who are...
The G. and A. Hertrich Scholarship recognizes and honors outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 Gresham Outlook - Lee & Bonnie Irwin Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Lee Irwin was the publisher and owner of the Gresham Outlook Newspaper. He was also one of the founding members for the development of Mt. Hood...
Lee Irwin was the publisher and owner of the Gresham Outlook Newspaper....
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,150.00 Harold and Mollie Bihn Nursing Scholarship
“Let the giver have the pleasure of the gift,” Mollie Bihn would say to her neighbor, Carol Murray. The Bihns believed that everyone should make...
“Let the giver have the pleasure of the gift,” Mollie Bihn would say to...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,150.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$500.00 Hoodview Amateur Radio Club Scholarship
The Hoodview Amateur Radio Scholarship recognizes and honors a licensed radio amateur or immediate family member of a licensed radio amateur with a...
The Hoodview Amateur Radio Scholarship recognizes and honors a licensed...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 J. Frank Schmidt Jr. Endowed Scholarship
The J. Frank Schmidt Jr. Scholarship recognizes and honors a student with a declared major in the Business Management or Business Administration...
The J. Frank Schmidt Jr. Scholarship recognizes and honors a student...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$3,195.50 James F. and Marion Miller Foundation Scholarship
The purpose of the Miller Foundation Scholarship Program is to help committed students benefit from a variety of educational offerings from Oregon...
The purpose of the Miller Foundation Scholarship Program is to help...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $3,195.50
Deadline03/29/2019
$2,400.00 James R. Graybill Fisheries Scholarship
The James R. Graybill Scholarship Fund for Fisheries recognizes and honors an MHCC student of excellence and need who is pursuing an education and...
The James R. Graybill Scholarship Fund for Fisheries recognizes and...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $2,400.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 Jim Weston Scholarship
The purpose of the Jim Weston Scholarship shall be to recognize an Automotive Technology student with tuition assistance. Requirements: Applicants...
The purpose of the Jim Weston Scholarship shall be to recognize an...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,000.00 Joan Stovall Memorial Scholarship
Joan Stovall was a part-time instructor at MHCC. She began as an intern in the MHCC Environmental Health and Safety Department, which eventually...
Joan Stovall was a part-time instructor at MHCC. She began as an intern...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,495.00 John Barry and Doris Ruth Norlin Endowed Scholarship
The John Barry and Doris Ruth Norlin Endowed Scholarship recognizes and honors an outstanding MHCC student with a one-term...
The John Barry and Doris Ruth Norlin Endowed Scholarship recognizes and...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,495.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 John J. Ski Sygielski and Steve Perrault Endowed Scholarship
The John J. “Ski” Sygielski Scholarship was established in May 2009 in honor of former MHCC President, John J. “Ski” Sygielski. This scholarship...
The John J. “Ski” Sygielski Scholarship was established in May 2009 in...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,485.00 John P. Malcom Endowed Memorial Scholarship
The John P. Malcom Scholarship recognizes and honors an outstanding student in the Visual, Performing Arts, or Integrated Media programs with a...
The John P. Malcom Scholarship recognizes and honors an outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,485.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,800.00 Junki and Linda Yoshida Endowed Scholarship
The Junki and Linda Yoshida Scholarship recognizes and honors a single parent studying at Mt. Hood Community College with a one-year...
The Junki and Linda Yoshida Scholarship recognizes and honors a single...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,800.00
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Kaiser Permanente Latino Staff Assn. Scholarship
The purpose of the Kaiser Permanente Latino Staff Association Scholarship shall be to recognize and honor a Latina student who has completed the...
The purpose of the Kaiser Permanente Latino Staff Association...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,000.00 Kerri Foland Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Kerri Foland, a wonderful wife, mother, friend and physical therapist assistant. We hope that this scholarship...
This scholarship is in memory of Kerri Foland, a wonderful wife, mother,...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$2,000.00 Kids for Excellence Scholarship
The Kids for Excellence Scholarship will honor an outstanding graduate of Clackamas High School with a scholarship to attend Mt. Hood Community...
The Kids for Excellence Scholarship will honor an outstanding graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$3,000.00 Mary Opray Scholarship
The Mary Opray Scholarship shall honor a current or past participant of the MHCC Transitions/Transiciones program with a...
The Mary Opray Scholarship shall honor a current or past participant of...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$5,500.00 Mt. Hood Community College Foundation High School Scholarship
The Mt. Hood Community College Foundation High School Scholarship is awarded annually to a recent graduate from each public high school within the...
The Mt. Hood Community College Foundation High School Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $5,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$913.00 Mt. Hood Community College Foundation Part-time Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible through the fundraising efforts of the Mt. Hood Community College Foundation. Local donors generously contribute...
This scholarship is made possible through the fundraising efforts of the...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $913.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,500.00 Mt. Hood Community College Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible through the fundraising efforts of the Mt. Hood Community College Foundation. Local donors generously contribute...
This scholarship is made possible through the fundraising efforts of the...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,000.00 Mt. Hood Community College Foundation's Hero for Education Scholarship
The Mt. Hood Community College Foundation created the Hero for Education Scholarship through funds gifted to the college. The Scholarship will be...
The Mt. Hood Community College Foundation created the Hero for Education...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$500.00 Mt. Hood Community College Latino Club Scholarship
The MEChA Club recognizes and honors a MHCC student with a $500 scholarship to be applied toward tuition and fees at...
The MEChA Club recognizes and honors a MHCC student with a $500...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$500.00 Mt. Hood Community College Latino Club Scholarship
The MEChA Club recognizes and honors an incoming MHCC student with a $500 scholarship to be applied toward tuition and fees at...
The MEChA Club recognizes and honors an incoming MHCC student with a...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$800.00 Noll Family Memorial Scholarship for Performing Arts
The purpose of the Noll Family Memorial Scholarship for Performing Arts shall be to recognize and honor a student of excellence with a...
The purpose of the Noll Family Memorial Scholarship for Performing Arts...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $800.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,510.33 Northwest Motorsports Association Annual Scholarship
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship recognizes students in the MHCC Automotive Technology program. The Association raises funds...
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship recognizes students in...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,510.33
Deadline03/29/2019
$2,000.00 Northwest Motorsports Association Endowed Scholarship
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship recognizes students in the MHCC Automotive Technology program. The Association raises funds...
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship recognizes students in...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 Olive Elizabeth Grace Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Olive Elizabeth Grace was a labor and delivery nurse. She earned her certification at Emmanuel Nursing School and immediately joined the army. When...
Olive Elizabeth Grace was a labor and delivery nurse. She earned her...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$2,901.67 Oregon Community Foundation - Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship
The Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship Fund was established at the Oregon Community Foundation by Frank and Laura Costanzo...
The Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship Fund was...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $2,901.67
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Oregon Community Foundation - Joseph E. Weston Scholarship
Joseph E. Weston has established a public foundation through the Oregon Community Foundation. He created the Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation...
Joseph E. Weston has established a public foundation through the Oregon...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
$4,740.00 Oregon Community Foundation Zelma Gordon Nursing Scholarship
The Zelma Gordon Scholarship was created through a gift that was established by the Oregon Community Foundation. This scholarship will support a...
The Zelma Gordon Scholarship was created through a gift that was...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $4,740.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,500.00 Oregon Region Porsche' Club of America Scholarship
The Oregon Region Porsche Club is a local organization that raises funds for scholarships to support students in the automotive technology program....
The Oregon Region Porsche Club is a local organization that raises funds...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$6,045.00 PacifiCorp Fisheries Technology Scholarship
The PacifiCorp Scholarship Fund for Fisheries Technology awards a scholarship to a student of excellence who is pursuing a fisheries education at...
The PacifiCorp Scholarship Fund for Fisheries Technology awards a...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $6,045.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$1,495.00 Paul and Carol Kreider Performing Arts Endowed Scholarship
Dr. Paul Kreider was a former President at Mt. Hood Community College. The Paul and Carol Kreider Scholarship Fund for the Performing Arts provides...
Dr. Paul Kreider was a former President at Mt. Hood Community College....
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,495.00
Deadline03/29/2019
$970.00 Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship
The purpose of the Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship Fund shall be to recognize and honor a second-year student of excellence and need...
The purpose of the Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship Fund shall...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $970.00
Deadline03/29/2019