Scholarships are financial aid awards that do not have to be repaid.

New students must submit an MTC admissions application before applying for scholarships to receive a student ID number and an email account. Some MTC scholarships are based on financial need. The college encourages all students to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at before applying for MTC Foundation scholarships. For more information, call 803.738.7140 or email

You can apply for all available scholarships in just two steps.

1. Complete a FAFSA. 

The FAFSA will be used by federal and state programs as well as MTC to determine which scholarships, grants, and loans you're eligible for.

About the FAFSA

2. Complete the MTC Foundation Scholarship Application.

This application is used by MTC to determine which MTC Foundation Scholarships you're eligible for. Midlands Technical College Foundation offers over $100,000 in scholarship funds for new and existing students. 

Scholarships are available to the following individuals:

  • New MTC students
  • Current MTC students

All you have to do is complete ONE application to get matched to numerous scholarship opportunities! To see a list of all MTC Foundation Scholarships.

Get started by completing a MTC Foundation Scholarship Application.

Questions about how the scholarship process work? See the scholarship frequently asked questions form


What are the steps I need to take to become an MTC student?

Academic students: for step-by-step instructions, please visit Enrollment Steps.

Training students: browse courses and programs and register online.

How much can you save?

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MTC can save you


In your first year*

* Total tuition and fees (most current data available as of August 2018). Source: U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings and "IPEDS Student Financial Aid Component Overview Public Academic Reporters."