Scholarships #

Mesa College and the Mesa College Foundation collaborate to make scholarships accessible to all of our students regardless of major, GPA, course load, or citizenship/immigration status. Thanks to our generous donors and supporters, Mesa Scholarship Team has been able to create a free and easy way for our Mesa students to access hundreds of scholarship opportunities through one application.

The application period begins early December and ends mid-February annually. Scholarship awardees, donors, and other Mesa community members are invited to the Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony to celebrate their hard work and achievements.

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Scholarship Timeline #

November 15, 2023 Deadline to renew and update scholarship*
December 7, 2023 Scholarships posted, students are able to apply*
January 8, 2024 Review committee selection
February 15, 2024 Student applications due
February 19, 2024 to March 8, 2024 Review committees score applications
March 18, 2023 to April 3, 2024 Students notified, invited to accept scholarships
April 9, 2024 Final award notification to donors and reviewers
April 24, 2024 Scholarship Awards Ceremony
May 2024; September 2024; March 2025 Awards provided to students (depending on scholarship funding timeline set by the donor/scholarship lead)
* Only scholarships that are renewed and fully funded will be posted. These dates are projected and may change.

Apply for Scholarships #

With hundreds of scholarship awards ranging from $250-$5,000, we encourage all currently enrolled Mesa College students to apply. With one general application, students can apply to as many scholarships as they wish. Students may be awarded up to three scholarships to cover the costs of tuition, books, and additional educational expenses.

There is a scholarship for everyone. Mesa College Foundation Scholarships include a wide variety of programs - - there are scholarships for specific majors and career paths, basic needs, LGBTQ+, kindness, single, parents, specific ethnic and racial populations, DSPS students, EOPS students, Military-Affiliated Students, academic achievements, community service, leadership and more.

NOTE: Please note that we are still in the process of adding scholarship opportunities to the list of available applications. We apologize for the delay, but rest assured that the full list of scholarships will be available shortly, so check back frequently!

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Get Help With Your Scholarship Application #

Visit the Mesa College Writing Center to receive assistance with your scholarship application. Get guidance from experienced writing tutors to strengthen your personal statements and increase your chances of winning a scholarship. Let's get started.

Scholarship Workshop Schedule 2023-24

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Join the Mailing List #

To receive information regarding upcoming Mesa College Foundation Scholarships, please join our interest list by completing the form below:


View Award Recipients #

Congratulations to the Mesa College Foundation Scholarship Awardees! Mesa College Office of Communications creates a beautiful video celebration to compliment the Scholarship Awards Ceremony. To view this and the list of our most recent recipients, follow the link below.

View the winners of 2022-2023 Scholarships