Our Opportunities

The HCC Foundation’s scholarship season will begin on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. We encourage all HCC students to return on March 3 to fill out and submit their scholarship application.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Average award is $1,000 David M. Killeen Memorial Scholarship
The qualified student must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and be registered for a minimum of 6 credits. Preference given to a resident of...
The qualified student must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and be registered...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Average award is $1,000 Edward F. and Catherine C. Moriarty Memorial Award
The qualifying student must maintain a 2.65 or higher GPA and enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing, or Foundations of Health program. Preference...
The qualifying student must maintain a 2.65 or higher GPA and enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Average award is $1,000 Hampden Paper Company Inc. Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Selection Criteria 1) Financial need. 2) Academic achievement.
The qualifying student must have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Selection...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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$1,000 Jorge Neves Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Holyoke, have a 2.8 or higher GPA and completed a minimum of 12 credit hours. Preference given to a...
The qualifying student must be a resident of Holyoke, have a 2.8 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Panitch Family Scholarship
The qualifying student must be registered for a minimum of 9 credit hours and have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Selection Criteria 1) Participation in...
The qualifying student must be registered for a minimum of 9 credit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$1,000 Ruth McIntyre Transfer Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a candidate for graduation in the current academic and must provide an acceptance letter from the transferring...
The qualifying student must be a candidate for graduation in the current...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,100 Teddy Bear Pools Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in a Health Care or Veterinary Technician program and taking a minimum of 12 credit hours. Preference given...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in a Health Care or Veterinary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,100
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Average award is $1,000 Mischa Barowsky Scholarship
The qualifying student must be registered for at least 9 credits, maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA, and have entrepreneurial spirit. Preference given...
The qualifying student must be registered for at least 9 credits,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Adeline and Jacob Barowsky Scholarship
The qualifying student must a resident of Holyoke, South Hadley, or Granby. Selection Criteria 1) Academic achievement. 2) Financial need. 3)...
The qualifying student must a resident of Holyoke, South Hadley, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Award covers tuition only Al Perusse Scholarship
The qualifying student must have earned 30 or more credit hours and have a GPA or 2.75 or higher. Preference given to community-minded students,...
The qualifying student must have earned 30 or more credit hours and have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$500 Alan Taupier '55 Alumni Achievement Scholarship
The qualifying student must have completed 12 or more credits, have a 3.9 or higher GPA, and enroll in 6 or more credits. Preference for those with...
The qualifying student must have completed 12 or more credits, have a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Alfred C. Loomer Scholarship
Preference to a student who has completed a minimum of 12 credits. Preference to a student enrolled in any health-related program especially...
Preference to a student who has completed a minimum of 12 credits....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Alumni Association Scholarship
The qualifying student must be registered with the Office for Students with Disabilities and Deaf Services. Selection Criteria Student must be...
The qualifying student must be registered with the Office for Students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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1,000 Amy Loved Animals Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be majoring in the Veterinary Technician program. Preference for students who have demonstrated a commitment to animal...
The qualifying student must be majoring in the Veterinary Technician...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1,000
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Award covers tuition only Anabel B. Murphy Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in an arts and science degree program. Preference is given to an individual 25 years of age or...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in an arts and science degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Award covers tuition only Angela '54 and Joseph '54 Wright Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a woman, planning to enroll in a minimum of 9 credits, and be enrolled in the New Directions program. Preference...
The qualifying student must be a woman, planning to enroll in a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Award covers tuition only Anna Fitzgerald and Ruthann Bagshaw Fulton Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled in any associate degree program. Preference given to a student majoring in Education. Selection...
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled in any associate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$1,000 Anne-Marie Darcy Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled at Holyoke Community College, be a resident of the Holyoke Housing Authority, either in Public...
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled at Holyoke Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Arthur W. Knapp Scholarship
The qualifying student must maintain a 2.65 or higher GPA and be registered for a minimum of 12 credits. Preference given to a resident of...
The qualifying student must maintain a 2.65 or higher GPA and be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$500 Barbara I. Murray/Kathryn C. Root Radiologic Technology Scholarship
The qualifying student must be currently enrolled in the Radiography core curriculum, completed a minimum of 9 hours of RDL course work, and have a...
The qualifying student must be currently enrolled in the Radiography...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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Award covers tuition only Berkshire Bank Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA and be registered for at least 6 credits. Selection Criteria 1) Financial need. 2) Academic...
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA and be registered...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Average award is $1,000 Bess Kaplinsky Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.8 or higher GPA and be registered for a minimum of 6 credits. Preference given to a single mother raising...
The qualifying student must have a 2.8 or higher GPA and be registered...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Average award is $1,000 Bill and Eleanor Messner Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA. Preference given to a student registered for a minimum of 6 credits. Preference given to a...
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA. Preference given...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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$750 Bill Wieliczka Jr. Arts and Theater Scholarship
The Bill Wieliczka Jr Arts and Theater Scholarship was created by Bill’s family in memory of their son and brother. Bill came to HCC as an adult...
The Bill Wieliczka Jr Arts and Theater Scholarship was created by Bill’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
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$600 Billie Foster and Bertha Weinberg Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must have participated in the Care Center (Community Adolescent Resource and Education Center, Inc.) Program. In the...
The qualifying student must have participated in the Care Center...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
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$1,000 Bobby Wright Scholarship
The qualifying recipient must be majoring in music and be graduating from HCC in the spring with an associate degree. Selection Criteria: 1)...
The qualifying recipient must be majoring in music and be graduating...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Bruce V. Quagliato Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.25 or higher GPA, be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits, and be a resident of East Longmeadow. Preference...
The qualifying student must have a 2.25 or higher GPA, be enrolled in a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Average award is $1,000 Captain Paul H. Racine Memorial Scholarship
Preference given to a student in the Criminal Justice Program. Preference given to Holyoke High School graduates. Selection Criteria 1) Financial...
Preference given to a student in the Criminal Justice Program....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Carol Hardy Business Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in a Business Program, be registered for a minimum of 12 credits, and have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Selection...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in a Business Program, be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Average award is $1,000 Carolyn Fontaine Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in any associate degree curriculum in Science, Engineering or Math. Selection Criteria 1) Financial...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in any associate degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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$100 Charles Oglivie Scholarship
The qualifying student must be 25 years old or older, maintain a 2.7 or higher GPA, complete 12 or more credits by the end of the current...
The qualifying student must be 25 years old or older, maintain a 2.7 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100
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Average award is $1,000 Chicopee Savings Bank Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Hampden or Hampshire County, Ware or West Springfield, registered for a minimum of 9 credits, and...
The qualifying student must be a resident of Hampden or Hampshire...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Chief Thomas P. McNamara Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.5 or higher GPA, be registered for a minimum of 9 credits, and be enrolled in the Criminal Justice Program....
The qualifying student must have a 2.5 or higher GPA, be registered for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$1,000 Claire Gingras Doherty Award in Nursing
The qualifying student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or Foundations of Health, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and demonstrate...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Average award is $1,000 Connors Scholars Award
The qualifying student must be a current HCC student in the Pathways Program, must have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours, have a 3.0 or...
The qualifying student must be a current HCC student in the Pathways...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Cynthia A. Sutter '90 Scholarship
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the New Directions program, be a woman, be registered for a minimum of 9...
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Award covers tuition only Danna Niedzwiecki Lockwood '08 Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a Veterinary Technology major, or a student who has completed at least one Vet Tech course, or a student who has...
The qualifying student must be a Veterinary Technology major, or a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$1,000 David LePage Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled as a Business or Computer student at HCC, be a graduate of South Hadley High School or a...
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled as a Business or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Delaney House Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the associate degree program in Hospitality Management, or the certificate program in Culinary...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the associate degree program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Average award is $1,000 Donald Taber Art Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Visual Arts curriculum (including Graphics and Photography Option) for 6 credits or more, have...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Visual Arts curriculum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Average award is $1,000 Doris M. Kemble Nursing Scholarship
The qualified student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or Foundations of Health, completed a minimum of 12 credits, have a 3.0 or...
The qualified student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Doris Rathbun Knight Scholarship
The qualifying student must have completed 30 credit and have a 2.95 or higher GPA. Preference for a student majoring in History or Government,...
The qualifying student must have completed 30 credit and have a 2.95 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$1,000 Dr. Anthony J. Pellegrino Scholarship
The qualifying student must be graduating from HCC and transferring to a four-year institution in the fall, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and have a...
The qualifying student must be graduating from HCC and transferring to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Dr. Janet G. Polvino Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in either the Music degree program or the Music Performance certificate and has completed a minimum of 12...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in either the Music degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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Award covers tuition only Dr. Richard Leon Provost '49 Psychology Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Psychology program, have completed 12 credits, and show proof of U.S. citizenship. Preference given...
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Psychology program, have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$750.00 Edward and Verdenal Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Established by retired faculty member, Candida “Candy” Johnson, in memory of her beloved parents who developed in her a strong desire to be become...
Established by retired faculty member, Candida “Candy” Johnson, in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
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Award covers tuition only Edward H. '71 and Bonnie B. Germain Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a full-time student majoring in Engineering, taking credit courses, and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection...
The qualifying student must be a full-time student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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$100 Edwin Perez Scholarship
The qualifying student must be of Latino/Hispanic descent who has demonstrated outstanding character, initiative and service to others and have a...
The qualifying student must be of Latino/Hispanic descent who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100
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Average award is $1,000 Elaine Marieb New Directions Scholarship
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the New Directions program, be a woman, be registered for a minimum of 9...
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Average award is $1,000
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Award covers tuition only Eleanor V. Burns Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Massachusetts, enrolled in any associate degree program in Business or Early Childhood Education, and...
The qualifying student must be a resident of Massachusetts, enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award covers tuition only
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