MC College Creative Scholarship


You’re in the last month of your High School career and all that’s on your mind is graduation and summer vacation. But… college is around the corner. If you are a grade 12 student who will be receiving a High School Diploma, and have an interest in starting a career in the beauty industry, keep reading!

MC College is offering every High School a $1000 Creative Scholarship to our Full Time Hairstyling, Esthetics or Fashion Design* programs. Last year, we gave out $51,000 worth of scholarships. But this year, we’ll be giving away 551 scholarships, totaling at $551,000 (this increases your chances of winning!).

Who can enter?
Grade 12 students who will be receiving their High school Diploma. The student must have an excellent attendance record, involved in extracurricular activities or community service, and demonstrate an interest in the beauty industry.

How do you enter?
1). Fill out this application form: Scholarship Nomination Form
2). Send us your High School transcript
3). Submit 2 letters of reference from someone other than a family member or friend. It can be from a co worker, supervisor, teacher, counselor etc.
4). Samples of your creative work. From photographs to paintings, the sky is the limit.
5). A presentation (can be in the form of an essay, info-graphic, video, slideshow etc) that describes the following:
• your long term career goals
• why you are choosing a career in the beauty industry
• Research about your chosen career: wages, job availability, career paths and career advancement
• names of 2 people in the beauty industry who you have spoken to for information
6). Once you have completed steps 1-5, mail, fax or email your entry to:

MC College Group
Corporate Head Office
10541 106 street
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 2X5
Fax: (780) 428-7733

*The fashion design program is currently only offered in Edmonton and Winnipeg.

So get out your laptop and start applying!!

Deadline: June 30th


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On April 26, we’re hosting an Open House between 10am to 2pm at all 7 campuses. Each campus will be giving away a $1000 tuition scholarship to MC College!

Visit the event to learn about MC College’s Hairstyling, Esthetics and Fashion Design* programs, and experience the exciting student atmosphere. There will be campus tours, a photo booth, and complimentary snacks and beverages. At the photo booth, don’t forget to hashtag, #mccollege or #MCOpenHouse, to get your picture featured on our website!

Current students will give mini manicures and hand massages, as well as showcase their work. Throughout the event, you’ll have the opportunity to watch and help MC College students prepare for an editorial photo shoot; from hair and make-up to wardrobe styling and camera work.

Interested in hands-on work? Staff and Alumni will be having exclusive medi-spa, make-up and hairstyling demonstrations. MC College students will demonstrate hands-on training techniques in nail art and hair coloring.

In Edmonton and Winnipeg, fashion design students and alumni will show you how to do fashion design sketches using Adobe Illustrator, pastels and water colors.

*Fashion Design Program is currently only available in Edmonton and Winnipeg.

RSVP online so we can help you make the most of your visit!
Our Admissions Advisors are happy to answer any of your questions! If you are unable to make it to our Open House, you can contact us year-round to set up a campus tour with an Admissions Advisor.