Many students receive scholarships at MCC totaling almost $500,000 each year which are provided through several sources. See the following section for detailed information about MCC scholarships.

Applications for first-time freshman scholarships should be filed at the same time admission applications are filed. The priority deadline for first-time freshmen is April 1. Sophomore students and transfer students may begin applying for scholarships after February 1. To receive priority consideration for scholarships, applications should reach the Scholarship Coordinator’s Office by May 1. Other applications are considered individually if funds are available.

Scholarship Applications

Here you will find all of the MCC scholarship applications. To receive priority consideration for scholarships, applications should be submitted by April 1.

Scholarship Requirements

In order to be considered to receive a scholarship, students must meet certain criteria. The criteria for each type of scholarship offered at Meridian Community College can be found here. 

Foundation Scholarships

Here you will find a listing of all MCC Foundation Scholarships. These are made possible through the generosity of contributors to The MCC Foundation.

Tuition Guarantee

The MCC Foundation guarantees tuition for four semesters to all residents of Lauderdale County who graduate from a Lauderdale County high school (or eligible homeschool program) in the spring and meet all requirements.


For more informationFor more information:
Financial Aid Office