Our Opportunities

The following is a list of current Macomb Private Scholarships.

Important Notes:

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  • Applications for the Fall 2019, Winter 2020 and Spring/Summer 2020 semesters are now being accepted.
  • Applications for the Fall 2020 semester will be accepted beginning June 2020.
  • Students are encouraged to apply early since scholarships are awarded until funds are exhausted.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Bobbi Martini Memorial Endowed Respiratory Therapy Scholarship
Established to assists students enrolled in the Respiratory Therapy program at Macomb Community College. • full-time enrollment in Respiratory...
Established to assists students enrolled in the Respiratory Therapy...
  • Deadline: 12/14/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/14/2019
Varies Bill and Ildiko Knott Endowed Macomb Community College Faculty Organization(MCCFO) Scholarship
Established by Bill and Ildiko Knott, two former professors and MCCFO leaders, to recognize and encourage outstanding academic...
Established by Bill and Ildiko Knott, two former professors and MCCFO...
  • Deadline: 05/09/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/09/2020
Varies William Tschirhart Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established by family and colleagues of the late William Tschirhart, a former mathematics professor at Macomb, this scholarship provides financial...
Established by family and colleagues of the late William Tschirhart, a...
  • Deadline: 05/09/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/09/2020
Varies Alexa Kraft Memorial Award
The competitive award was established to honor the memory of Alexa Kraft, a student athlete on the Macomb Community College’s cross country and...
The competitive award was established to honor the memory of Alexa...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Alumni Macomb Scholarship
Provides financial assistance to students returning to school for retraining or a career change. half-time enrollment (6 credit hours or more)...
Provides financial assistance to students returning to school for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Amy Ellison Memorial Scholarship
Honoring the memory of Amy Ellison, an alumna of Macomb Community College and lead physical training instructor for Macomb’s Police Academy, this...
Honoring the memory of Amy Ellison, an alumna of Macomb Community...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies August C. and Margaret M. Cerku Academic Endowed Scholarship
Established by the family of August and Margaret Cerku to recognize their lifelong commitment to higher education. half-time enrollment (6 credit...
Established by the family of August and Margaret Cerku to recognize...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Barbara DeMara Memorial Scholarship
Established by friends and colleagues of Barbara DeMara, CMA, who was an adjunct faculty member and long-time supporter of the Medical Assistant...
Established by friends and colleagues of Barbara DeMara, CMA, who was an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Barton Malow Scholarship & Internship Award
This scholarship was established by commercial contractor Barton Malow to provide financial support to a Macomb student studying in a...
This scholarship was established by commercial contractor Barton Malow...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Bob Maxey Ford Lincoln Scholarship
Established by Bob Maxey Ford and Bob Maxey Lincoln to provide financial support to Macomb students studying in the Automotive Technology program. ...
Established by Bob Maxey Ford and Bob Maxey Lincoln to provide financial...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Brian W. Caldwell Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established by Sharon and William Caldwell, in memory of their son, Brian, to provide financial assistance to Product Development students enrolled...
Established by Sharon and William Caldwell, in memory of their son,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Brose Jefferson Scholarship
Established by Brose Jefferson to provide financial support to a Macomb student studying in the Automated Systems Technology Mechatronics programs....
Established by Brose Jefferson to provide financial support to a Macomb...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Center Campus Biology Faculty Scholarship
Established by the Center Campus Biology Department to provide scholarship assistance to students intending to seek a four-year degree in...
Established by the Center Campus Biology Department to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Chef Ken Shaw Culinary Arts Endowed Scholarship
Provides tuition assistance to students in the Macomb Culinary Institute. half-time enrollment (6 credit hours or more) each semester of...
Provides tuition assistance to students in the Macomb Culinary...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Chrysler Automotive Technology Scholarship
Provides financial assistance to students enrolled in the Automotive Technology program to help them achieve their educational goals. must be...
Provides financial assistance to students enrolled in the Automotive...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Clarence Ganheart Product Development Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Clarence Ganheart, Product Development Adjunct Instructor, who dedicated his time to the teaching and advancement of...
Established in memory of Clarence Ganheart, Product Development Adjunct...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Clawson-Troy Elks Music Scholarship
Established to provide financial assistance to students participating in the Macombers music program at Macomb Community College. minimum...
Established to provide financial assistance to students participating in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Conan "Pat" Fisher Endowed Scholarship
Provides financial support to students enrolled in the Welding program at Macomb Community College. enrolled in Welding program half-time...
Provides financial support to students enrolled in the Welding program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Detroit Elks Lodge #34-Albert (Red) Vernon Endowed Scholarship
Established to honor Albert (Red) Vernon, a charter member of the Detroit Elks Lodge #34, this scholarship provides assistance to physically...
Established to honor Albert (Red) Vernon, a charter member of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Donald G. Apfel Environmental Science Scholarship
This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to students enrolled in the environmental science program at Macomb Community...
This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Donald V. Schultz Product Development Vehicle Design Endowed Scholarship
Created in 1988 to provide financial assistance to second year Macomb Community College Vehicular Design program students to recognize and...
Created in 1988 to provide financial assistance to second year Macomb...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$250.00 Dr. John and Jill DeGutis Endowed Memorial Fire and Police Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. David DeGutis in loving memory of Dr. John and Jill DeGutis. David is a graduate of the Macomb...
This scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. David DeGutis in loving...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00
Varies Dr. John Cencich Award for Academic Excellence
This award is given twice a year at the Fall and Spring Commencement of the Macomb Community College Police Academy. this award will be given...
This award is given twice a year at the Fall and Spring Commencement of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. O.L. (Jay) and Jean Ice Culinary Endowed Scholarship
Created by family and friends to honor the late Dr. O.L. (Jay) Ice, a member of the Macomb Community College history faculty for 43 years and his...
Created by family and friends to honor the late Dr. O.L. (Jay) Ice, a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Early Childhood Studies Scholarship
Established through support of the Annual Early Childhood Studies Conference, this scholarship provides financial assistance to Macomb Community...
Established through support of the Annual Early Childhood Studies...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies East Detroit Lions Club Music Scholarship
Established to provide financial assistance to students participating in the Macombers’ music program at Macomb Community College. minimum...
Established to provide financial assistance to students participating in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1000 Edward L. Ebert Adult Education Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1980 as a bequest from Edward L. Ebert, a Macomb County resident. The scholarship provides financial assistance to graduates of...
Established in 1980 as a bequest from Edward L. Ebert, a Macomb County...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1000
Varies El Charro's Mexicano Restaurante Culinary Arts Scholarship
Created by the El Charro Mexicano Restaurante and the Rendon-Martin family to provide scholarship awards to students in the Culinary Arts program...
Created by the El Charro Mexicano Restaurante and the Rendon-Martin...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Eleanor Marecki Balchan Memorial Scholarship
Established by the family, friends, and colleagues of the late Eleanor Marecki Balchan, a former professor at Macomb Community College. The...
Established by the family, friends, and colleagues of the late Eleanor...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Encore Capital Group Scholarship
Established to provide educational assistance to Macomb Community College students. financial need (FAFSA required) half-time enrollment (6...
Established to provide educational assistance to Macomb Community...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Ernie Romine Memorial Award
This competitive award was established by Macomb’s Athletic Department to honor the memory of Ernie Romine, athletic Director. Student must be...
This competitive award was established by Macomb’s Athletic Department...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Eugene and Louise Steffens Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established to provide financial assistance to students in the Legal Assistant program at Macomb Community College. half-time enrollment (6...
Established to provide financial assistance to students in the Legal...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 First State Bank Scholarship for Foster Students
This scholarship was established by First State Bank to assist foster students with their educational goals at Macomb Community College. student...
This scholarship was established by First State Bank to assist foster...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Henry Ford Trade School Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the Henry Ford Trade School Alumni Association to provide financial support, through scholarship, to students who are actively...
Established by the Henry Ford Trade School Alumni Association to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP), Macomb Chapter Scholarship Fund
Established by the Macomb Chapter IAAP to provide tuition assistance to adult students in business, accounting or finance to help achieve their...
Established by the Macomb Chapter IAAP to provide tuition assistance to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jack-Jack Taylor Pay It Forward Veterinary Technician Scholarship
Jack-Jack’s scholarship provides financial assistance to adult students returning to school and enrolled in the Veterinary Technician Program. The...
Jack-Jack’s scholarship provides financial assistance to adult students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jake Wing and Captain Jimmie Jenkins Fire Academy Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of Jake Wing, a student at the Macomb Fire Academy and his grandfather, Captain Jimmie Jenkins of the Detroit...
This scholarship honors the memory of Jake Wing, a student at the Macomb...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies James and Beverly Datzi Scholarship
Created by Beverly (Bev) Datzi who worked at the college for 46 years in the Counseling department at Macomb. Bev’s late husband, James, was an...
Created by Beverly (Bev) Datzi who worked at the college for 46 years in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies James and Dorothy Stanton Foundation Scholarship
Established by the James and Dorothy Stanton Foundation to provide assistance to U.S. Armed Forces veterans, as well as their children and spouses,...
Established by the James and Dorothy Stanton Foundation to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jason Somyak Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Created by the family and friends of Jason Somyak, a Macomb Community College student, to provide financial assistance to first year...
Created by the family and friends of Jason Somyak, a Macomb Community...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies John Vagasky Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Honors the memory of Professor John Vagasky and supports students pursuing a career in drafting or design technology. full-time enrollment (12...
Honors the memory of Professor John Vagasky and supports students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jon Howington Memorial Scholarship
Established by family and friends to honor the memory of Jon Howington, a founding member of the Macomb Community College Law Enforcement program,...
Established by family and friends to honor the memory of Jon Howington,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Joseph Blanke Memorial Award
Awarded to eligible pre-service students upon completion of the Macomb Police Academy. The winner is presented with $200.00 and a certificate...
Awarded to eligible pre-service students upon completion of the Macomb...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Karl Wagner Endowed Scholarship
Established by colleagues, family and friends to recognize Karl Wagner’s 40 years of service, leadership and involvement in the Co-Curricular...
Established by colleagues, family and friends to recognize Karl Wagner’s...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Katherine L. Grenda and Donald N. Ritzenhein Endowed Scholarship for Students in the Arts
The Grenda & Ritzenhein scholarship is designed for students who wish to pursue any number of arts disciplines. Research shows that students with...
The Grenda & Ritzenhein scholarship is designed for students who wish to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Keith and Vuriel Kohlmann Phi Theta Kappa Memorial Endowed Award
Created by the family and friends in memory of Keith and Vuriel Kohlmann, this award provides financial assistance to Phi Theta Kappa students at...
Created by the family and friends in memory of Keith and Vuriel...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Kyle Kalousdian Fire Academy Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the friends and family of Kyle Kaloudian to honor his memory. Kyle was an alumnus from the Macomb Community...
This scholarship was created by the friends and family of Kyle Kaloudian...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Law Enforcement Education Program (LEEP) Scholarship Award
Sponsored by the Police Officers Labor Council (POLC) to provide financial assistance to a pre-service Macomb Police Academy student upon...
Sponsored by the Police Officers Labor Council (POLC) to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Legal Assistant Program (LAT) Scholarship
This scholarship was established by James Plante, the Coordinator for Business and Public Service Cooperative Education, to encourage students who...
This scholarship was established by James Plante, the Coordinator for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lloyd Michael Todd Endowed Scholarship
Established by the family and friends of Lloyd Michael Todd to honor his achievements in the field of law enforcement and provide scholarship...
Established by the family and friends of Lloyd Michael Todd to honor his...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies