This scholarship was established in 2020 by Susan J. Thomas, in memory of her mother. Helen M. Thomas was passionate about education and the arts and spent her career in rural Nebraska as a music teacher and librarian. Cultural enrichment helps everyone understand and appreciate the world around them. The intent of this scholarship is to provide arts exposure to students from diverse backgrounds.
This renewable scholarship is available for tuition, fees, books, tools/materials required for arts courses, or transportation.
- All MCC students, including first-time, continuing, and career academy or dual-credit high school students;
- Full- or part-time students;
- Financial need is not required, but may be considered; and
- Students enrolled in arts classes.
Scholarships are usually offered during the spring and fall quarters. Scholarship availability varies depending on donor giving.