Covering Your Education
At EMCC, we believe income should never be a barrier to education. That is why we offer several in-house scholarships and grants, as well as information on District-wide and external opportunities. We've gathered this scholarship and grant information here so you can make informed decisions early in the process and make the most of your time here at EMCC.
How to Apply for EMCC Scholarships
This video provides information on how to apply for scholarships as an EMCC student.
Visit our Scholarships section to find helpful tips for a successful scholarship application, including preparation strategies and sample essays.
For information on current scholarships and grants, visit Scholarships.estrellamountain.edu or email email@example.com.
Application Deadline: Varies
Go to EMCC Scholarships Website
EMCC Scholarship Success Stories
Erika, a junior at the University of Arizona and an alumna of the ACE program at Estrella Mountain Community College says, “ACE gave me the determination and the opportunity for a good education, and that is the miracle that transformed my life!”
She is currently majoring in biochemistry and molecular biophysics with a minor in mathematics. “Through ACE, I’ve learned personal responsibility for my education and future. It’s a lesson that I will always carry with me.”
Scholarship General Information
- Use the Save and Keep Editing button while completing the application to save your work.
- If you do not have a GPA with a Maricopa College yet, list your High School GPA.
- Hundreds of scholarships, one application! Applications are applied to scholarships based on student answers.
- If you completed an application during the Fall 2020 application cycle, you do not need to complete an application during the Spring 2021 cycle.
Essay Writing Tips
- Be positive - Be truthful - Be descriptive.
- Reflect on your life goals and career aspirations.
- Share your unique story.
- Use Word to check for spelling errors.
- Have a friend or family member proofread your paragraph for grammatical errors.
- Take advantage of your College writing center.