Miami County Scholarships

Miami County Community Foundation (MCCF) has more than 30 scholarship funds available. Scholarship dollars are varied and cover a wide range of criteria. Whether a graduating senior, current college student, or non-traditional student there are scholarships available. MCCF endowment scholarships typically range from $200 to $2,000.

MCCF Lilly Endowment Scholarship Application!

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholars program (LECS) provides one student a scholarship to cover full tuition, required fees and a special allocation of up to $900 per year for required books. This program will help one student with financial assistance to attend a four years of undergraduate study on a full-time basis, leading to a baccalaureate degree at any Indiana public or private college or university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Applications are open August 5, 2019 and due September 3, 2019 by 3:00 pm.

Preschool Scholarships

The NICF is in the third year of a partnership with local preschools, schools and other organizations,to offer preschool scholarships for the children of Fulton, Miami and Starke Counties.

The goal of the program is to make one year of preschool education affordable to every child in our counties. Need-based scholarships are available to families of four-year-old children.

“I’m impressed with how many students we help each year. The Community Foundation is an amazing asset for Miami County.”

Rita Jackson – Scholarship Committee

Alison Heyde

Scholarship Coordinator

Phone: 574-223-2227
Email: alison@nicf.org

Creating your own scholarship

Learn more about the NICF

MCCF Offers Preschool Scholarships

The goal of the program is to make one year of preschool education affordable to every child in our counties. Need-based scholarships are available to families of four-year-old children.

Federal Student Aid

Learn how to prepare for college, types of aid, how to qualify, how to apply, and how to manage college loans.
Check it out at studentaid.ed.gov

FASFA Deadlines

The new 2019 FAFSA (including the ready-to-use IRS Data Retrieval Tool) is here! FYI: Some states and schools have limited funds, so don’t delay! If you are needing to get to the latest FAFSA, here is the link.