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 Scholarship was created through a generous bequest from his estate to honor students of excellence and need with scholarships.

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to qualify for this scholarship.
• Must demonstrate financial need via the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or Oregon State Aid Application (ORSAA)

Once selected, the recipient must meet the following requirements in order to remain eligible for this scholarship.
• Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) as defined by the MHCC Office of Financial Aid (excluding maximum timeframe requirements). Visit for more information.

Scholarship Details:
• Funds will be distributed equally between fall, winter, and spring terms
• Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, and books; any balance remaining may be disbursed directly to the recipient.

Award amounts are subject to change based on availability of funds.