Grants & Special Projects

You are interested in Service-Learning, but want to know more?  There are several different programs you have the option of choosing from.  To start browsing some of the programs click on the links the left-hand bar and see which program would be the best fit for you!

Federal Work Study

The Federal Work Study program allows our department to hire student office workers for both our Southern & Dobson campus and our Red Mountain campus.  These students work at our front desk, help with special projects and events, and represent our department.  In addition, select qualifying America Reads tutors receive pay through the Federal Work Study program as well.

Honor Roll

The President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll allows colleges and universities to recognize achievements in civic engagement.  This page includes a form that allows Mesa Community College students and employees to fill in a submission form for their service.

Making a Difference Grant

Mesa Community College service-learning students and those in MCC student organizations can apply for this mini grant in order to fund a service project at one of our approved agencies.

Mesa United Way

Our partnership with Mesa United Way in the VITA (income tax) program and Fast Tracking the Dream/IDA program create many opportunities for MCC students.  Check out these opportunities and consider donating to the Mesa United Way fund through the Center for Community & Civic Engagement.

Community Engagement Advisory Board

A parliamentary procedure-based board formed of Community Partners, Faculty, Staff, and Students to make decisions for the service-learning community at Mesa Community College.  Members are allowed to share upcoming events and work together to fill needs or combine ideas.