James Davies Scholarship | Scholarship

James Davies Scholarship

UPDATE: The deadline for the 2022 James Davies Scholarship was 3/1/22 and has passed.

Meanwhile, please see our Scholarships page at https://mccollege.edu/scholarships/ for currently active scholarships.

You may also be eligible for other MCC partnership or tuition discounts. Contact MCC Admissions to find out more. Call 312-236-9000 x 1 or email us at admissions@mccollege.edu.


MCC is proud to announce our support of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (EFGC) in helping advance the lives of those with an epilepsy diagnosis. The James Davies Scholarship is a new initiative for Spring 2022. Be one of the first to apply for this new scholarship opportunity!

AMOUNT: $5,000

VISION: The James Davies Scholarship is a one-year award of $5,000 that will provide financial support for the pursuit of higher education to students living with epilepsy. These students must demonstrate a strong commitment to their education and perseverance in overcoming the obstacles epilepsy may present. This scholarship is in honor of the late James Davies, a long-time advocate for people with epilepsy, who worked for the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago for over 30 years.

ELIGIBILITY: The applicant is open to graduating high school seniors, and all full-time students currently enrolled in college, vocational, and graduate school for the 2022-2023 academic school year. The applicant must also must have a diagnosis of epilepsy and reside in Illinois.

The James Davies Scholarship is administered directly by the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago.

QUESTIONS about MCC programs:
MCC Admissions
312-236-9000 x 1

QUESTIONS about the scholarship:
Ayesha Akhtar, MPH
Director of Education
Direct: (312) 366-2201

Mailing Address for the scholarship:
17 N. State Street, Suite 650
Chicago IL 60602

More on scholarships

Admissions Contact Info


203 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60601

312-236-9000 ext. 1




Mon – Thu 9:00A.M. – 6:00P.M.

Fri 9:00A.M. – 4:00P.M.



Request Info

request information

Accessibility Toolbar