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Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship

Posted on: May 12th, 2014 by Emilie Nimmo 1 Comment

Scholarship deadline has been extended to May 31st! To be eligible for the Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship,  an applicant must be a racial minority and a union member or be the child, grandchild, or spouse of a union member. The Scholarships, ranging from $500 to $2,000, are for students who will be attending a MnSCU tech or community college or state university in the fall of 2014.

Reminder- Abbot Downing Scholarship due April 19th!

Posted on: April 8th, 2014 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

Check out the link HERE for more information on this scholarship for Business Management students transferring to Metro State!

2014-2015 Foundation Scholarships NOW Posted!

Posted on: March 26th, 2014 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments


The MCTC Foundation has just posted the scholarships for the 2014-2015 Academic Year. Click the link HERE and read through the packet to see which ones you could be eligible for! Pay special attention to the Brenda Macon Scholarship on page 9- specific to Business Students only! These are due May 23rd, 2014!

Abbot Downing Scholarship for Business Students transferring to Metro State in the Fall!!

Posted on: March 13th, 2014 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

Scholarship just for Business Students (with a GPA of 3.0 or higher) who have plans to transfer to Metro State in the Fall of 2014! Check out this link HERE for more information regarding this fantastic opportunity. Deadline is April 19th, 2014!

Spring Scholarships Now Available!

Posted on: October 22nd, 2013 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

Are you hoping to receive a scholarship to help assist with your tuition for Spring 2014 semester? You can now apply for the Spring Scholarships that are sponsored by the MCTC Foundation.  Please view information HERE and fill out the corresponding application located on the website.  All applications are due no later than Friday, November 15th at 3pm!!! For more information, feel free to contact Amy McCarthy at

Accounting Scholarship

Posted on: October 4th, 2013 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

Are you taking at least one accounting class? If so, you can enter to win a $2,500 cash scholarship, or a complete CPAexcel course! Click here for more information!

More scholarship opportunities for Accounting Majors!

Posted on: January 12th, 2013 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

Please see this website for additional information!

Accounting Scholarship Program!

Posted on: November 12th, 2012 by Emilie Nimmo No Comments

I received this email from a coworker… please read and apply for the scholarship if you qualify and/or are interested!

If you work with students of color majoring in accounting, please encourage them to apply for 2013 Accounting Scholars Development Program. The Accounting Scholars Development Program is a five-day, four night residency program for rising sophomore community college students in the African American, Hispanic and Native American Communities who are interested in accounting. The program increases awareness of careers in accounting, improves student’s personal financial literacy, and guides students through the process of transferring to institutions that offer degree programs that meet the educational requirements for CPA licensing.

Student expenses including transportation, dorm accommodations and meals will be paid for by the University of Denver School of Accountancy and other program sponsors. Travel assistance to and from the University of Denver, including transportation to and from Denver International Airport, is available.

For more information, please visit the program’s website: