Grants

MCC Awarded State Grant to Keep At-risk Students in School

$355,000 supports Liberty Partnerships Program at Downtown Campus ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Aug. 1, 2017 – Monroe Community College is among three Greater Rochester colleges awarded Liberty Partnerships Program (LPP) grants to help at-risk students in grades 5-12 successfully graduate, the New York State Education Department recently announced. Statewide, 44 colleges and universities will receive LPP […]

MCC Awarded $550,000 Federal Grant to Strengthen Regional Optics, Photonics Workforce

National Science Foundation funds to expand educational and experiential learning opportunities for students and educators BRIGHTON, N.Y. – April 25, 2017 – Monroe Community College’s new Optics & Photonics Technology Innovation—OPT IN!—program has received $550,434 from the National Science Foundation to connect more high school and college students to career opportunities in these growing fields […]