All MCC scholarships require that the student be seeking a MCC degree, making satisfactory progress toward a MCC degree, and be enrolled full-time. Dual-degree students must enroll full-time at MCC during the freshman year, enroll at MCC for a minimum of 9 hours per semester the sophomore year, enroll for a minimum of 6 hours per semester at MCC during the junior year, and enroll at MCC for a minimum of 3 hours per semester their senior year.
MCC Scholarships for High School Graduates
Scholarships come in many forms. You may apply for and receive scholarships from your home church, civic organizations, your home state, your parent's employer, maybe even your grandparents. There are many scholarship opportunities available, but you must take the time to explore the options. Manhattan Christian College offers a number of academic scholarships that are available to all who attend MCC.
Your Application for Admission to MCC also serves as your application for scholarship unless otherwise noted below. Scholarships are awarded as students are accepted to the college. All MCC scholarships require that the student be seeking a MCC degree, making satisfactory progress toward a MCC degree, and be enrolled full-time.
For information on how scholarships work with Dual-Degree Students, you can check out our Dual-Degree Financials page.
For information on scholarships for a current student, you can check out our Current Student Scholarship page.
Award - $2000 for each of the first two semesters
Tuition equal to ½ full time tuition for the second two semesters
Tuition equal to ¾ full time tuition for the third two semesters
Tuition equal to full time tuition for the fourth two semesters
Qualifications: Student must be nominated by their youth leader or minister
Student must be a senior in high school
Student must be leader in their youth group
Student must be active in community of at school
Student must attend Timothy Days
Student must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA in high school
Student(s) are chosen by the Leadership Committee
All other MCC academic scholarships and the Timothy Days Scholarship are nullified
Requirements: Student must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA
Must follow other critia outline in signed contract.
High school FINAL transcripts must be submitted to the MCC Admissions Department for us to obtain final cumulative GPA and ACT scores. Changes in scores may change scholarship awards.
Up to $14,000 ($1,750 for 8 consecutive semesters). Student must have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above, or ACT score of 25 or above, SAT score of 1140 or above. Student must maintain a 3.2 cumulative GPA to continue to receive this scholarship.
Up to $10,000 ($1,250 for 8 consecutive semesters). Students must have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0-3.49 or ACT score of 21-24, SAT score of 990-1139. Student must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA to continue to receive this scholarship.
Up to $6,000 ($750 for 8 consecutive semesters). Students must have a high school cumulative GPA of 2.50-2.99. Student must maintain a 2.50 cumulative GPA to continue to receive this scholarship.
Up to $1,000 for one year. Student must have ACT score of 30 (SAT of 1340) or higher. Student must complete an Application for Admission and submit ACT/SAT score.
Up to $1,000 for one year. Students must be involved in the Worship program and complete a Worship Audition form. Auditions are completed by individual appointment with Genilyn McCaffrey.
The deadline for this Scholarship is March 1.
Up to $1,000 for one year. Student must be seeking a B.A. or B.S. from Manhattan Christian College and complete a Ministry Scholarship Application form.
The deadline for this Scholarship is March 1.
NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
Full Tuition for 8 consecutive semesters. Currently the award would total over $43,000. Student must be designated a high school National Merit Scholar finalist or semifinalist. Student must maintain a 3.25 cumulative GPA.
One year awards may be available if you meet one of the criteria below. Talk with your Admissions Counselor for further details:
Dependent student of full-time Christian minister
Dependent student of MCC alumni
Sibling(s) is currently attending MCC as a full-time student.
- Camp Scholarship for student awarded scholarship at a week of camp with a MCC Camp Team.
Yvonne Kafka College Scholarship
Awarded to students for service in a local church, Christian camp, mission, or benevolent efforts who are active in their community or school.
Application Deadline: April 15
Alexander Christian Foundation - Nebraska | Iowa | Indiana | Florida | Oregon
Awarded to academically outstanding Christian young people from select states who are attending college in preparation for Christian service in any vocational field.
Application Deadline: March 31
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