Our Opportunities

The HCC Foundation’s scholarship season will begin on Wednesday, February 9, 2022. We encourage all HCC students to return on February 9 to fill out and submit their scholarship application.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Award covers tuition only Panitch Family Scholarship
The qualifying student must be registered for a minimum of 9 credit...
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Award covers tuition only Adeline and Jacob Barowsky Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Holyoke, South Hadley, or...
Award covers tuition only Al Perusse Scholarship
The qualifying student must have earned 30 or more credit hours and have...
$500 Alan Taupier '55 Alumni Achievement Scholarship
The qualifying student must have completed 12 or more credits, have a...
$1,000 Alfred C. Loomer Scholarship
Preference to a student who has completed a minimum of 12 credits....
$500 Alumni Association Scholarship
The qualifying student must be registered with the Office for Students...
1,000 Amy Loved Animals Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be majoring in the Veterinary Technician...
Award covers tuition only Anabel B. Murphy Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in an arts and science degree...
Award covers tuition only Angela '54 and Joseph '54 Wright Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a woman, planning to enroll in a minimum...
Award covers tuition only Anna Fitzgerald and Ruthann Bagshaw Fulton Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled in any associate...
$1,000 Anne-Marie Darcy Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled at Holyoke Community...
Award covers tuition only Arthur W. Knapp Scholarship
The qualifying student must maintain a 2.65 or higher GPA and be...
$500 Barbara I. Murray/Kathryn C. Root Radiologic Technology Scholarship
The qualifying student must be currently enrolled in the Radiography...
$5,000.00 Be the Light Scholarship
This scholarship will support black students who have achieved a grade...
Award covers tuition only Berkshire Bank Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA and be registered...
Average award is $1,000 Bess Kaplinsky Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.8 or higher GPA and be registered...
$125.00 Bienvenidos Scholarship
The Bienvenidos Scholarship will be awarded to 20 eligible students for...
Average award is $1,000 Bill and Eleanor Messner Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA. Preference given...
$750 Bill Wieliczka Jr. Arts and Theater Scholarship
The Bill Wieliczka Jr Arts and Theater Scholarship was created by Bill’s...
$600 Billie Foster and Bertha Weinberg Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must have participated in the Care Center...
$1,000 Bobby Wright Scholarship
The qualifying recipient must be majoring in music and be graduating...
$600.00 Bonnie B. and Edward H. '71 Germain Veterinary Technician Scholarship
Recipient must be a full-time student enrolled in the Veterinary...
Award covers tuition only Bruce V. Quagliato Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.25 or higher GPA, be enrolled in a...
Average award is $1,000 Captain Paul H. Racine Memorial Scholarship
Preference given to a student in the Criminal Justice Program....
Award covers tuition only Carol Hardy Business Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in a Business Program, be...
Average award is $1,000 Carolyn Fontaine Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in any associate degree...
$100 Charles Oglivie Scholarship
The qualifying student must be 25 years old or older, maintain a 2.7 or...
Average award is $1,000 Chicopee Savings Bank Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Hampden or Hampshire...
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...
$1,000 Claire Gingras Doherty Award in Nursing
The qualifying student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or...
Average award is $1,000 Connors Scholars Award
The qualifying student must be a current HCC student in the Pathways...
Award covers tuition only Cynthia A. Sutter '90 Scholarship
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the...
Award covers tuition only Danna Niedzwiecki Lockwood '08 Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a Veterinary Technology major, or a...
$1,000 David LePage Scholarship
The qualifying student must be accepted or enrolled as a Business or...
Average award is $1,000 David M. Killeen Memorial Scholarship
The qualified student must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and be registered...
Average award is $1,000 Deborah Ferriter Memorial Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Veterinary Technology...
Award covers tuition only Delaney House Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the associate degree program...
Average award is $1,000 Donald Taber Art Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Visual Arts curriculum...
Average award is $1,000 Doris M. Kemble Nursing Scholarship
The qualified student must be enrolled in Nursing, Practical Nursing or...
Award covers tuition only Doris Rathbun Knight Scholarship
The qualifying student must have completed 30 credit and have a 2.95 or...
$1,000 Dr. Anthony J. Pellegrino Scholarship
The qualifying student must be graduating from HCC and transferring to a...
Average award is $1,000 Dr. David M. '54 and Bette Bartley Scholarship
The qualifying student must have a 2.35 or higher GPA. Preference given...
Award covers tuition only Dr. Janet G. Polvino Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in either the Music degree...
Award covers tuition only Dr. Richard Leon Provost '49 Psychology Scholarship
The qualifying student must be enrolled in the Psychology program, have...
$750.00 Edward and Verdenal Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Established by retired faculty member, Candida “Candy” Johnson, in...
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...
Award covers tuition only Edward H. '71 and Bonnie B. Germain Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a full-time student majoring in...
$100 Edwin Perez Scholarship
The qualifying student must be of Latino/Hispanic descent who has...
Average award is $1,000 Elaine Marieb New Directions Scholarship
The qualifying student must have entered through or be enrolled in the...
Award covers tuition only Eleanor V. Burns Scholarship
The qualifying student must be a resident of Massachusetts, enrolled in...