Partnering for Workforce Success
The health of our community, students and employees is of the utmost importance to us all. Therefore, the Foundation has decided to postpone the Heroes of Education Recognition Dinner originally scheduled for April 8, 2020, due to heightened concerns of COVID-19. A new date is yet to be determined. Please click here to learn more. For a list of resources to help with adapting to our rapidly changing environment click here.
Awarding scholarships is the most rewarding work that we do and since 1997, the Foundation has awarded $33.1 million in scholarships to deserving students. This is made possible by contributions from 3,773 donors, contributing to 960 individually named funds.
"An education is an investment not only in an individual, but in our community, as higher education leads to greater opportunity and a more promising future. The Maricopa Community Colleges have long been one of Arizona’s leading educational resources, providing academic and training opportunities to millions. "
Rich Boals, Former President and CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
"I give to ACE so that generations to come will benefit from the community college’s legacy of educational inclusivity and inspiration. "
Jay Faulkner, Phoenix College, Class of 1947
The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation is extending the Fall 2020 scholarship application deadline from April 20, 2020 to May 31, 2020 in light of public health concerns related to COVID-19. We understand this is a difficult time for our students, and we hope that...