Our Opportunities

Thanks to the support of generous donors in our community, the Mt. Hood Community College Foundation awards over $472,000 in scholarships each year. Applicants, references, and reviewers, Sign In in the top right corner to access the scholarship portal.

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

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,286.00 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...
The J. Frank Schmidt Jr. Scholarship recognizes and honors a student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$1,000.00 Jeremy E. Christensen Memorial Scholarship
The Jeremy E. Christensen Memorial Scholarship honors a student of excellence and need who earned a GED or earned a high school diploma through...
The Jeremy E. Christensen Memorial Scholarship honors a student of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$2,500.00 Jim Weston Scholarship
The purpose of the Jim Weston Scholarship shall be to recognize an Automotive Technology student with tuition assistance. Criteria: Applicants must...
The purpose of the Jim Weston Scholarship shall be to recognize an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,500.00 John J. "Ski" Sygielski and Steve Perrault Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in May 2009 in honor of former MHCC President, John J. “Ski” Sygielski. This scholarship recognizes and honors an...
This scholarship was established in May 2009 in honor of former MHCC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
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$5,286.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$1,709.00 Juan Young Trust Scholarship
The Juan Young Trust Scholarship recognizes an outstanding student attending Mt. Hood Community College. Criteria: Applicants must meet all of the...
The Juan Young Trust Scholarship recognizes an outstanding student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,709.00
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$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...
The Junki and Linda Yoshida Scholarship recognizes and honors a single...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,800.00
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$1,000.00 Kerri Foland PTA Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Kerri Foland, a wonderful wife, mother, friend and physical therapist assistant. This scholarship allows Kerri’s...
This scholarship is in memory of Kerri Foland, a wonderful wife, mother,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
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$2,000.00 Mile Post 3 Scholarship
The Mile Post 3 Scholarship recognizes one outstanding nursing student each year with a scholarship to use towards tuition and fees at Mt. Hood...
The Mile Post 3 Scholarship recognizes one outstanding nursing student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
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$5,300.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $5,300.00
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Varies 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
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Varies 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 MHCC. Criteria: Applicants...
The MEChA Club recognizes and honors a MHCC student with a $500...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
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Varies Northwest Motorsports Association Annual Scholarship
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship is made possible through the efforts of the Association, local automotive dealers, and MHCC...
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship is made possible...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Northwest Motorsports Association Endowed Scholarship
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship is made possible through the efforts of the Association, local automotive dealers, and MHCC...
The Northwest Motorsports Association Scholarship is made possible...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
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Varies Oregon Community Foundation - Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship
The Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship Fund was established through the Oregon Community Foundation by Frank and Laura...
The Angelina and Pete Costanzo Vocational Education Scholarship Fund was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$750.00 Oregon Employer Council Metro East Scholarship
The Oregon Employer Council Metro East Scholarship recognizes a student of excellence and need with a scholarship to attend Mt. Hood Community...
The Oregon Employer Council Metro East Scholarship recognizes a student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
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$1,000.00 Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship
The purpose of the Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship Fund shall be to recognize and honor a Funeral Services student of excellence and...
The purpose of the Portland Cremation Center, LLC Scholarship Fund shall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$4,300.00 Portland Swap Meet Committee Endowed Scholarship
The Portland Swap Meet Committee Scholarship for Automotive Technology recognizes and honors a student in the Ford ASSET program with a...
The Portland Swap Meet Committee Scholarship for Automotive Technology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,300.00
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$4,000.00 Portland Woman's Club Scholarship
The Portland Woman’s Club advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. This scholarship given by the...
The Portland Woman’s Club advances equity for women and girls through...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
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$2,000.00 Rapid Response Bio Clean Scholarship
The Rapid Response Bio Clean Scholarship recognizes an outstanding student enrolled in the MHCC Funeral Services program. This scholarship was made...
The Rapid Response Bio Clean Scholarship recognizes an outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
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$5,286.00 Raymond and Vivian Murhammer Endowed Scholarship
The Raymond and Vivian Murhammer Endowed Scholarship shall recognize and honor an outstanding MHCC student with scholarship. Criteria: Applicants...
The Raymond and Vivian Murhammer Endowed Scholarship shall recognize and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$3,500.00 Riverview Community Bank Scholarship
Riverview Community Bank was founded 90 years ago on a desire to see success in the community. They have assets totaling $887 million and employ...
Riverview Community Bank was founded 90 years ago on a desire to see...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,500.00
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$5,286.00 Robert C. Scott Memorial Scholarship
The Robert C. Scott Memorial Scholarship recognizes and honors an outstanding student majoring in business at Mt. Hood Community...
The Robert C. Scott Memorial Scholarship recognizes and honors an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
Ended
Varies Rodney T. and Ruth Robinson Endowed Scholarship
The Rodney T. and Ruth Robinson Scholarship recognizes and honors an outstanding student with a one-year scholarship. Criteria: Applicants must...
The Rodney T. and Ruth Robinson Scholarship recognizes and honors an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,762.00 Ron Russell Endowed Scholarship
The Ron Russell Scholarship recognizes and honors a student of excellence and need with a one-term scholarship. Criteria: Applicants must meet all...
The Ron Russell Scholarship recognizes and honors a student of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,762.00
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Varies Saff Family Scholarship
The Saff Family Scholarship recognizes four outstanding MHCC students each year with a scholarship. Criteria: Applicants must meet all of the...
The Saff Family Scholarship recognizes four outstanding MHCC students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$190.00 Salon Ambiance Scholarship
The Salon Ambiance Scholarship recognizes an outstanding Cosmetology student with a scholarship to attend Mt. Hood Community...
The Salon Ambiance Scholarship recognizes an outstanding Cosmetology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $190.00
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$4,850.00 Schaeffer Oil Scholarship
The Schaeffer Oil Scholarship recognizes an outstanding MHCC student majoring in Machine Tool Technology. Criteria: Applicants must meet all of the...
The Schaeffer Oil Scholarship recognizes an outstanding MHCC student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,850.00
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$5,286.00 Senior Adult Center Scholarship
The Senior Adult Center Scholarship was established in 1982 by an adult creative writing class at MHCC. The class used the proceeds from the sales...
The Senior Adult Center Scholarship was established in 1982 by an adult...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$5,286.00 Shelie Macias Memorial Scholarship
Shelie Macias was the coordinator of the ABE/GED Learning Success Center at Mt. Hood Community College. In 1998, Shelie was struck by a truck in...
Shelie Macias was the coordinator of the ABE/GED Learning Success Center...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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Varies Shirley M. Labinowicz Scholarship
The Shirley Labinowicz Scholarship recognizes and supports part-time students with outstanding academic and/or leadership potential as they pursue...
The Shirley Labinowicz Scholarship recognizes and supports part-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Sonya McDowell Scholarship
The Sonya McDowell Nursing Scholarship honors outstanding MHCC nursing students with scholarships for tuition, fees, and books for one...
The Sonya McDowell Nursing Scholarship honors outstanding MHCC nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$5,286.00 Soroptimist International of Gresham Endowed Scholarship
The Soroptimist International of Gresham Endowed Scholarship provides support for single women with dependent children who are current or past...
The Soroptimist International of Gresham Endowed Scholarship provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$5,286.00 Soroptimist International of Northwestern Region Endowed Scholarship
The Soroptimist International of Northwestern Region Endowed Scholarship was established in 2001. The scholarship recognizes and honors...
The Soroptimist International of Northwestern Region Endowed Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
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$1,500.00 Taylur DeWolf "Do Your Best Today" Endowed Scholarship
Taylur DeWolf was an amazing young lady pursuing her goal of a PhD. in the medical research field and was a key member of the Associated Student...
Taylur DeWolf was an amazing young lady pursuing her goal of a PhD. in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
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$289.00 Tessa Dwyre Family Scholarship for Sandy HS Students
The Tessa Dwyre Family Scholarship recognizes an outstanding graduate of Sandy High School with a scholarship to attend Mt. Hood Community...
The Tessa Dwyre Family Scholarship recognizes an outstanding graduate of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $289.00
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$500.00 TRiO Student Support Services Scholarship
The purpose of the TRiO Student Support Services Scholarship fund shall be to recognize and honor a current MHCC TRiO Student Support Services...
The purpose of the TRiO Student Support Services Scholarship fund shall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
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$5,286.00 Walt Morey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Walt Morey Memorial Scholarship recognizes and honors a student of excellence and need at Mt. Hood Community College. Criteria: Applicants must...
The Walt Morey Memorial Scholarship recognizes and honors a student of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,286.00
Ended
Varies Wintz Family Foundation Scholarship
The Wintz Family Foundation Scholarship recognizes members of the Transitions and Transiciones programs with scholarships to allow them the...
The Wintz Family Foundation Scholarship recognizes members of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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