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Making Waves Bay Area Scholarship

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Scholarship Description

At Making Waves Education Foundation, we are here to partner with students so college is affordable and graduation is attainable. We are supporting more San Francisco Bay Area students through a new scholarship opportunity!

Scholarship Details

  • Students receive a comprehensive support system of Making Waves college coaches, financial coordinators, and career specialists.
  • Student support covers academics, career development, financial aid and budgeting, campus community, and wellness.
  • Up to $20,000 in scholarship funding for twenty eligible students
  • Recipients will be enrolled in the Making Waves college and career success program

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a high school senior
  • Residents of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma counties are eligible
  • Plans to attend a not-for-profit four-year college or university within the United States
  • Has a maximum Student Aid Index (SAI) of $7,500 as indicated by the FAFSA

Application Process

  1. Sign up for the Making Waves college and career chatbot.
  2. Follow Making Waves on TikTok to stay updated.
  3. Complete and submit your scholarship application.
  4. Experience the comprehensive support of Making Waves college coaches, financial coordinators, career specialists, and more.

Making Waves Education Foundation is a Bay Area nonprofit committed to equity. We partner with historically underrepresented and underserved students to help make college affordable and graduation attainable. Knowing the opportunities that come with a college degree, we lead college and career programming with more than 500 college students. Scholarship Search