Scholarship Program

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MAWHCC Scholarship Program FAQ's

Any one who is currently a MAWHCC member of at least one year. Has a high school diploma with a minimum 2.0 GPA or has a GED or college credits with a minimum 2.0 GPA.

No, but you must be a current MAWHCC member of at least 1 year.

The amount of the award will vary depending on how many qualified applicants there are and what the balance is in the Scholarship fund. Higher amounts may also be awarded to continuing scholarship recipients who maintain a 3.5 or higher GPA.

Yes, as long as you re-submit the application at least 30 days before classes begin and you have maintained a minimum of a 2.0GPA or 3.0GPA for Graduate programs.

No.  Any post high school education is eligible, certificate or vocational education, two or four year college degree, graduate programs and post graduate programs.

No, but the award amount will be reduced and all requirements to remain in good academic standing are expected to be met.

It is a rolling deadline. Every student must submit all application materials at least 30 days before their classes begin.

If you are taking college classes through the Running Start program, you are still eligible to apply but the award amount will be reduced based on the number of credits you are enrolled in.  You must also meet the same minimum 2.0GPA to remain in good academic standing.

As long as the school is accredited by the appropriate national body for that state or country and the degree/certificate/license you earn is considered equivalent to what is required or accepted in the US for the career you intend to pursue.

2.0 or 3.0 for Graduate and post graduate programs.

YES. Both you and your child must be current members of at least one year. Email to request reimbursement at the time you apply for the Summer Explorations program and upon return submit a receipt for the registration payment to  You and/or the student will be asked to share about the experience at the next membership meeting.