California Scholarships

I realize California scholarships may seem elusive at times, but take heart - there are plenty of scholarships out there for California residents. When you conduct a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com, you can find information about myriad financial aid opportunities that can more than cover your college expenses. Using your location as a search criterion, Scholarships.com can help you find awards restricted to students living or attending a college in your state. The California scholarships below will give you an idea of the financial aid information you can find at Scholarships.com. For additional information about scholarships and grants you qualify for based on state and additional criteria, you can conduct a free college scholarship search.

Nothern California Attractions Association Keith R. Kittle Memorial Travel & Tourism Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
"Your Passport to Success"/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Keith R. Kittle Memorial Travel & Tourism Scholarship The Northern California Attractions Association, founded in 1976, is a cooperative marketing organization made up of nine major attractions in the San Francisco Bay Area who promote the travel and tourism industry throughout the world. Each attraction recognizes the importance of the education and [...] More

Dorothy and Robert DeBolt Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
Adopt A Special Kid (AASK) will award its tenth annual scholarship in recognition of the value of independence and learning held by AASK’s founders, Dorothy and Robert DeBolt. The DeBolt Scholarship will be awarded to a youth who has been adopted after being in foster care in California. The applicant must be a California resident at the time of application and must have been accepted for [...] More

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected [...] More

Almanor Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
Almanor Scholarship Fund Scholarships are exclusively for students who graduated from Chester High School in Chester, California. Applicants must also enroll or be accepted as a full-time student at an accredited college or university./HTMLCHUNK_4/ This scholarship is renewable. Number of awards: 1 Amount of award(s): $1800 (12 credits) $2400 (16 credits) Minimum GPA required is: 3.0 For [...] More

Anne Trabue Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
Anne Trabue, affectionately known as the mother of women's golf in Southern California, was a noted journalist who wrote extensively about golf in Southern California in the first half of the 20th century. Her contemporaries described her as a woman of gracious charm, intelligent foresight and great patience. She was the driving force behind the organization of the Women's Southern California [...] More

McDonalds of Southern California Ronald McDonald House Charities / ASIA
Application Deadlines: January 27, Annually
Applicants must be currently enrolled high school seniors who have at least one parent of Asian Pacific heritage and who are eligible to attend a two- or four-year college or university with a complete course of study. Students must reside within the Southern California counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino or [...] More

SFSB Fleischmann & Floro Awards
Application Deadlines: November 15, Annually
Awards are made to graduating high school students with outstanding academic achievement and strong community service. Fifteen $1,000 Fleischmann Awards are available in Santa Barbara County, California./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The Floro Awards, which are a maximum of $5,000, are designated for students residing specifically in Santa Maria, Guadalupe, Orcutt and Los Alamos. Financial need is not a [...] More

Carson Scholars Fund, Inc.
Application Deadlines: Varies
Carson Scholars Fund, Inc. aims to recognize and reward students in grade 4-11 who have earned the highest level of academic achievement. Emphasis is placed on students' performance and desire to maintain a strong academic record, as well as humanitarian qualities that have a positive impact on society. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ To be considered for nomination, students must: - be enrolled in grades [...] More

Central California Asian Pacific Women Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
Central California Asian Pacific Women announces scholarships are available for the coming academic year. The purpose of the scholarship awards is to provide financial assistance to Asian and Pacific Islander women residing in Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced or Tulare counties. The selection criteria include academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and financial need. [...] More

Chi Am Circle Scholarship for Asian American High School Seniors of Santa Clara County
Application Deadlines: March 29, Annually
Chi Am Circle is a non-profit Asian American women’s organization based in Santa Clara County, California. Our organization promotes service, cultural and educational projects for the betterment of the community. Chi Am Circle has invested in the future of our youth for the past 33 years. Scholarships are awarded for academic merit, community service, and superior extracurricular activities. [...] More

Association of California Water Agencies Awards
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Each year, ACWA awards two $3,000 scholarships to deserving students in a water-resources related field of study.The guidelines and criteria for applying for these awards are as follows:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must be: - A California resident - A full-time junior or senior in the year the scholarship will be applied - Attending an accredited, publicly funded college or university in [...] More

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Each year, the Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program awards California’s most promising students with scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000. This year, the Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program will proudly award $34,000 in scholarships to deserving California Youth. Our awards are earned by college students and graduating high school seniors who exhibit [...] More

Queer Asian and Pacific Islander Pride Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
Each year, the Queer Asian & Pacific Islander Pride Scholarship Fund will award scholarships totaling $16,000 to deserving applicants. “The goal of this landmark scholarship program is to help eradicate the isolation, invisibility, homophobia and heterosexism faced by thousands of Asian and Pacific Islander lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth living in the Bay Area [...] More

TELACU David C. Lizarraga Fellowship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Each year, the TELACU Education Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships to students in California, Texas, Illinois and New York. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Minimum eligibility requirements: Must be a low income, first-generation college student, a full-time student for the entire academic year of the award, and attend one of TELACU's 36 partnering colleges and universities. For applicants in California: [...] More

TELACU Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Each year, the TELACU Education Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships to students in California, Texas, Illinois and New York. To apply for a scholarship, download the application from our website and return it, with required attachments, to the office indicated on the application./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Minimum eligibility requirements: - Must be a low income, first generation college student - [...] More

SFSB Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
Eligibility:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ - Applicant must be a U.S citizen or permanent resident (green card). - Applicant must have attended at least four of the six years between grades 7-12 at a Santa Barbara County school and have graduated or received a GED from a Santa Barbara County high school by June. - Applicant must be planning to attend full-time as an undergraduate or medical/graduate student at a [...] More

eQuality Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 16, Annually
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative awards scholarships to honor and encourage California students for their service to the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender community. Current members of the Collaborative include PG&E PrideNetwork, KP Pride, Genentech Out and Equal, Pride@KPMG, Out & Equal Workplace Advocates, and Gay-Straight Alliance Network./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility requirements for high [...] More

SFSB - David E. Maccianti Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
Established by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Association, this scholarship is available to students pursuing a career in law enforcement. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must: - have attended school in Santa Barbara County, California, for grades 7-12. - be pursuing a career in law enforcement. - be in need of financial assistance as verified by federal tax returns. For more information, [...] More

Bev Granger Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
Family and friends of Bev Granger, to celebrate her life, collected contributions to establish a scholarship in her name. Not only was Bev an avid golfer, she was also an ardent tennis player and skier. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ A graduate of the University of Minnesota's School of Nursing, she balanced family and career, working as an x-ray technician for 45 years and raising three children. Fishing, [...] More

San Diego BBB Torch Awards
Application Deadlines: October 25, Annually
Five cash scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,500. Scholarship is open to students of the graduating high school, attending accredited high schools in San Diego County or Imperial Counties in California who are residents of San Diego or Imperial Counties./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must write an essay no longer than 400 words about the importance of marketplace ethics in our community discussing [...] More

CMC N1 SS Secondary Education Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
For over 35 years, the California Mathematics Council-South has held an Annual Scholarship and Inservice Grant Program to promote interest in mathematics and excellence in the teaching of mathematics for students and teachers in the CMC–S region./HTMLCHUNK_4/ One of the ways with which we hope to accomplish these goals is our scholarship and grant program. We have four categories of scholarships [...] More

CSUB Alumni Association Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
Funds for this scholarship are provided from the interest that has accrued from the CSUB Alumni Association Scholarship Endowment./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Awards are made annually to graduate or credential students, who are entering with or currently have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Students must demonstrate financial need and be dedicated to, and have participated in, extracurricular activities that [...] More

Bobby Sox Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
Graduating high school seniors who have participated in the Bobby Sox Softball Program for at least five seasons are eligible for scholarships from the program’s scholarship fund. Participation in Mini Sox, Bobby Sox, or American Girl is considered for eligibility. Awards range from $100 to $2,500, and applicants are judged based on academic and educational achievements, recommendation letters, [...] More

Growing Up Asian in America Art & Essay Contest
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
Growing Up Asian in America is the largest celebration of Asian Heritage in the nation, awarding more than $27,000 in savings bond awards and prizes. The art and essay contest begins in January each year with a new contest theme. Bay-Area students in grades K-12 are eligible to [...] More

The Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant
Application Deadlines: Varies
In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, the applicant must be resident of a state other than Ohio and attend Heidelberg College. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information, please visit http://www.heidelberg.edu/financialaid/futurestudent/scholarships [...] More

Jewish Family and Children's Services Scholarships
Application Deadlines: Varies
Jewish Family and Children's Services helps hundreds of Jewish students annually fulfill their educational and vocational goals by providing a number of grant and scholarship opportunities. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligible applicants are Jewish residents of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo or Santa Clara counties for one year prior to your application. Scholarships average between $1,000 and [...] More

Mimi Deatherage Memorial Law Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
Marion (Mimi) Deatherage practiced law and loved the game of golf. Born and raised in Long Beach, she attended Wilson High School, and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Colorado before attending Southwestern School of Law. After graduation from Southwestern, she joined her father's law office. During the seventeen years she spent practicing [...] More

The Tang Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 30, Annually
Mr. Edward C. Tang established this award in 2007 to provide financial assistance to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Asian and Pacific Islanders (API) for post-secondary education. This scholarship is to help LGBT youth proudly achieve educational pursuits and dreams without shame. This scholarship awards up to two outstanding students annually, a combined scholarships totaling up [...] More

Italian Catholic Federation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
One of the many purposes of the Italian Catholic Federation is to offer college scholarships to further the education of students who are Roman Catholic and of Italian descent (or whose non-Italian Roman Catholic parents, guardians or grandparents are members of the Federation), who maintain a GPA of at least 3.2 and who live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of California, Nevada, Illinois and [...] More

Helen and L.S. Wong Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 20, Annually
One to three scholarships for $1,000 to $3,000 will be awarded to qualified seniors from Fairfield and Suisun, Calif., high schools who will be attending four-year colleges and universities or community colleges (with a strong commitment to transferring to a four-year institution). Scholarships are renewable for $500 to $1,000 for up to four years. Awards are for undergraduate study only. [...] More

The Pinay Aspire Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
Pinay Aspirations, a not-for-profit organization created by an accomplished team of professional Pinay women, awards scholarships and mentorship to at-risk college-bound Bay Area students./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Mission: To promote the aspirations of Filipino youth in education, the community, personal growth and career development. Pinay Aspirations achieves these goals through scholarships, mentorship [...] More

San Diego Community Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 03, Annually
Presently, the San Diego Foundation Community Scholarship Program offers more than 100 different scholarships - each one with it's own criteria. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must be legal residents of San Diego County. Residency is required for one year and is defined as the city and state where the applicant’s or parents’/guardians' taxes are filed. Active military personnel and their dependents [...] More

Sacramento Press Club Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Since 1974, the Sacramento Press Club has offered scholarships to students who are preparing for a journalism career. This year, we are offering five scholarships totaling $17,500. They continue to be among the largest journalism awards in Northern California. We will select one student for each of the following scholarships: /HTMLCHUNK_4/ - $8,000 in honor of the late Earl "Squire" Behrens, a [...] More

Professional BusinessWomen of California Scholarship for Young Women
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Since 1988, Professional BusinessWomen of California (PBWC) has inspired women to recognize and pursue their professional dreams. PBWC initiated its Scholarship Program in 2003 to support the academic advancement of future women leaders. The scholarship award will be sent directly to a designated accredited college or university where the student will be enrolled in an undergraduate academic [...] More

CRAEF Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
Since its inception in 1981, the California Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (CRAEF) has awarded deserving students and educators more than one million dollars in scholarships and grants. Traditionally, these scholarships are allocated to eager and talented high school seniors and undergraduate students who dream of pursuing higher education in the restaurant, food service and [...] More

South Coast Water District Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
South Coast Water District awards $500 scholarships every year to college-bound high school seniors who live in the District’s service area in coastal south Orange County, California. Since 2002, we have awarded two to five scholarships every year./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Who is eligible for our scholarships? College-bound high-school seniors who live in the South Coast Water District service area which [...] More

The Don Diego Fund 4-H Award
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The 4-H scholarship requires that the student must be a member in good standing of 4-H and student must have participated - but not necessarily during the applying year - in a competitive exhibit department (for example: Junior Livestock, Student Showcase, Student Landscape, Kids' Best, etc.) at the San Diego County [...] More

The Achievement Award Program
Application Deadlines: February 24, Annually
The Achievement Award is a scholarship program for students with extreme financial need who have demonstrated high potential by achieving academic success while overcoming difficult circumstances. Scholarship applicants must demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment to helping pre-collegiate students in college preparation programs. TAAP provides financial support and one-on-one advising to all of [...] More

UCR Alumni Association Freshman Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Alumni Association awards merit-based scholarships to incoming University of California, Riverside freshmen each year. During the academic year, 12 incoming freshmen to UCR will each be awarded a $4,000 scholarship. Requirements for the scholarship include:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ *Incoming freshman from a California high school. *SAT score of at least 1250 (minimum math score of 520, and a verbal [...] More

Banatao Family Filipino American Education Fund
Application Deadlines: February 20, Annually
The Banatao Family Filipino American Education Fund will award five scholarships of $5,000 to qualified incoming freshmen enrolled at four-year colleges or universities. Each scholarship is renewable for a total of four years on the basis of satisfactory academic performance in a full-time undergraduate program. Awards are for undergraduate study only. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Background: - Number of [...] More

Boys & Girls Club of Ventura
Application Deadlines: April 26, Annually
The Boys & Girls Club of Ventura has had the honor of being chosen by the late Emma Nylen to be the distributor of the funds in the Emma Nylen Charitable Trust. The purpose of the Charitable Trust, in the words of the Trust, are:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ "...to aid motivated and needy students, at any level of higher education or training, who find it difficult to defray the expenses of attending a school [...] More

California Strawberry Commission Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The California Strawberry Scholarship Program was founded by farmers to enable children of strawberry farm workers to further their educational and career goals. This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors. Continuing funding is available through the California Strawberry Growers' Scholarship Fund. In order to be eligible, at least one parent must be currently employed and has been [...] More

California Wine Grape Growers Foundation
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The California Wine Grape Growers Foundation awards education scholarships to high school seniors whose parents or legal guardians are vineyard employees of California winegrape growers. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ At least two four-year ($2,000 per year for four years) and at least four two-year ($1,000 per year for two years) scholarships are awarded annually. Recipients may study the subject of their [...] More

The Spirit of American Youth Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Caruso Affiliated Spirit of American Youth Scholarship will be awarded to two graduating high school seniors who attend a public or private school in the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys. Qualifying students will exhibit academic potential, provide examples of how they've contributed to the betterment of their communities, and complete an essay based on how they would invest in their [...] More

Christopher Mark Pitkin Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 25, Annually
The Christopher Mark Pitkin Memorial Scholarship is for individuals who have hemophilia or other bleeding disorder, and thier immediate family members. This scholarship fund has been created to honor the memory of Chris Pitkin, health policy consultant and advocate, a leader in the hemophilia community, former president of the Foundation and a beloved friend of many./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Chris was known [...] More

Community Foundation Sonoma County Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: March 02, Annually
The Community Foundation Scholarship Program offers financial assistance to Sonoma County residents pursuing full-time studies at an accredited college, university or vocational college through our 27 separate scholarship funds. These have been established by generous donors, including individuals, families and organizations from our community. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ This program matches eligible [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study fellowship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior [...] More

D.R.E.A.M.S. Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The D.R.E.A.M.S. college scholarships are given to graduating Los Angeles County high school seniors who have achieved academic success, participated in community service and consistently demonstrated high levels of ethical behavior. The scholarships are intended to reward these individuals for their efforts to date, thereby reinforcing their value system, and to facilitate them in achieving [...] More

The Disneyland Resort Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: January 07, Annually
The Disneyland® Resort Scholarship Program – Celebrating Community Service, will award $7,500 scholarships to 10 Orange County high school seniors who have demonstrated excellence in volunteerism and leadership and who are committed to making a difference in our community./HTMLCHUNK_4/ By granting scholarships to students who strive to improve their local community, the Disneyland® Resort aims [...] More

The Don Diego Fund Employee Award
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Don Diego Fund Employee scholarship requires that qualifying applicants show verification of employment (prior to the applying year) by the Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, Premier Food Services or a commercial/carnival contractor at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Applicants must also be residents of San Diego County and seniors in high [...] More

The Don Diego Fund FFA Award
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Don Diego Fund FFA Scholarship requires all applicants to be members in good standing of FFA and student must have participated (but not necessarily during the applying year) in a competitive exhibit department (for example: Junior Livestock, Student Showcase, Student Landscape, Kids' Best, etc.) at the San Diego County Fair. Applicants must also be residents of San Diego County and seniors [...] More

California Assn. of Collectors Educational Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: January 15, Annually
The Educational Scholarship Foundation was founded in 2005 by the California Association of Collectors (CAC). The scholarship requires a simple one-page application and essay on "The Importance of Establishing and Maintaining Good Credit During Your College Years". The scholarship is awarded to California high school seniors for their use as full time students at any accredited college, [...] More

Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship is open to a promising upper division or graduate student who shows a commitment to communicate and interpret a love of nature and an understanding of the need to practice conservation./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility for application is extended to any student or graduate student enrolled full-time in an accredited California post-secondary educational [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award. For more [...] More

The Don Diego Fund Exhibitor/Participant Award
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Exhibitor/Participant Scholarship requires that applicants have participated (prior to the applying year) in a competitive exhibit department [for example: Student Showcase, Student Landscape, Kids' Best, Equestrian events, etc.] at the San Diego County Fair, the Del Mar National Horse Show or other equestrian events at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and/or Horsepark./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must [...] More

San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin Scholarships
Application Deadlines: Varies
The following scholarships are offered to San Jose Betsuin graduating seniors whose families are current members of the San Jose Betsuin for a minimum of one year:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ * San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin Scholarship * Ray and Lucy Matsumoto Scholarship * James Takeo Hashimoto Memorial Scholarship * San Jose Buddhist Church Adult Buddhist Association (ABA) Scholarship [...] More

Folsom Garden Club Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 11, Annually
The Folsom Garden Club Scholarship Program is for both part-time and full-time students. Student must have at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in order to apply. Applicants must be majoring in horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, botany, forestry, agronomy, conservation, plant pathology, environmental concerns and/or other related subjects. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ The applicant must be a resident [...] More

The Frank M. Doyle Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Frank M. Doyle Foundation Scholarship can be applied to any post-secondary institution./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Criteria for applying for a scholarship from the Frank M. & Gertrude R. Doyle Foundation, Inc. is fulfilled if you meet any of the following: - You are a graduating senior or past graduate (G.E.D. is acceptable) of the Huntington Beach Union High School District in Southern California - You [...] More

The Georgia McHugh $5,000 Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Georgia McHugh Scholarship recognizes a young woman who has demonstrated outstanding scholarship, leadership and community service. This $5,000 scholarship provides financial assistance for educational expenses to a San Francisco high school senior planning to attend an accredited four-year California college or university. Candidates for the scholarship must be residents of the City and [...] More

Matters of Life & Death Scholarship Writing Contest
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The goals of the Matters of Life & Death Scholarship Writing Contest are to help California students develop awareness of the issues surrounding aid in dying and to financially assist college-bound scholars. Each applicant must answer the question: Why should a mentally competent, terminally ill adult family member have the right to choose aid in dying? What would you say to another family member [...] More

JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship is for approximately $2,000. Any non-Alabama resident with 3.0 GPA; 28 or above ACT score or SAT score of 1260 or above may [...] More

KAGRO Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: Varies
The KAGRO Foundation Scholarships are intended to further the spirit of KAGRO Foundation's Commitment to service its members and the communities where they conduct their business./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Objective ============ To promote opportunities for youth in communities serviced by KAGRO members through educational and financial support. It is ultimately hoped that such opportunities will further [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Western Region
Application Deadlines: July 10, Annually
The KASF scholarships are awarded each year to the college students of Korean heritage. A student currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program is qualified to apply for the KASF scholarship. The scholarship recipient is selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, school activities, and community services. Each applicant must submit an application to the [...] More

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd of Japan Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Matsuo Bridge Company, Ltd. of Japan Scholarship will be awarded to a college junior or senior, or a graduate student pursuing a degree in civil engineering, welding engineering, welding engineering technology, or related discipline./HTMLCHUNK_4/ All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements: - Applicant must be a minimum of 18 years of age. - Applicant must have a high [...] More

Michael R. Mettler Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Michael R Mettler Memorial Scholarship is presented annually to a first-, second- or third-year college student who has determined to follow an agricultural course of study./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The scholarship award is $500 per year for four years. A first-year college student could receive $2,000 over his or her college duration if an agricultural-based major is maintained. The only exception is [...] More

HEEF Mike Corona Foundation Law Enforcement Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 21, Annually
The Mike Corona Foundation Law Enforcement Scholarships are intended to provide support for graduating Orange County high school seniors or transfer students interested in pursuing a career in any facet of law enforcement. The scholarship may be used for any general educational expense and may be renewed upon a successful re-application process. Please see site for complete scholarship [...] More

Music Center SPOTLIGHT Award - Visual Arts
Application Deadlines: December 09, Annually
The Music Center Spotlight Awards program was established in 1988 to provide meaningful recognition, encouragement, and advancement opportunities to high school performing and visual artists in Southern California. Students of all talent levels are encouraged to participate in order to strengthen audition and performance skills. Now in its twenty-second year, the program boasts many highly [...] More

National Academy of Television, Arts & Sciences-PSW
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The NATAS-PSW scholarship consists of several awards between $500 and $3,000 each. The scholarships are granted for use by continuing students enrolled full or part-time (at least three courses) in two- and four-year colleges and universities or high school seniors who will be attending and meet the requirements. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Student must be a resident of the NATAS-Pacific Southwest Chapter [...] More

Kiwanis Club of Brea Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The objective of this Scholarship Fund is to partner with civic-minded, financially needy, mission-focused individuals and help enable their educational, professional, or vocational visions at their choices of schools, apprenticeships, internships, colleges or universities towards the successful occupational growth of these individuals in the Brea community./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The current version of [...] More

Charles Lopinsky Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The PMI Educational Foundation Scholarship Program is pleased that you are interested in pursuing a career in project management. The Foundation has established a tuition scholarship program to assist qualified students in obtaining degrees from accredited academic institutions of higher learning in the field of project management. Scholarships are sponsored by PMI, PMI Components, corporations [...] More

Posse Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Posse Foundation assists schools in identifying and recruiting exceptional groups of diverse students. Winners of the Posse scholarship will be afforded full tuition for four years to one of the Posse Foundation's partner universities. Students who are chosen to participate in the Posse Program will undergo an eight-month workshop during which they will meet for two hours per week to prepare [...] More

Maria Elena Yuchengco Memorial Journalism Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 21, Annually
The public depends on news that is investigated, researched and reported by dedicated professionals. Good journalism requires talent, drive and a genuine interest in understanding the “total picture” and what is most important. Diversity among journalists, especially in a region such as the San Francisco Bay Area, plays a crucial role in ensuring a comprehensive and balanced presentation of the [...] More

Foundation for College Christian Leaders Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 22, Annually
The purpose of the Foundation is to assist Christian individuals with identified leadership history, high academic achievement and financial need with academic, vocational and ministry training to further the Kingdom of Jesus Christ./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The following are the minimum guidelines that must be met before a candidate will be considered for scholarship: 1. Christian testimony, and [...] More

Migrant Farmworker Baccalaureate Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 01, Annually
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to a deserving student with a history of migrating for employment in agriculture who has successfully completed one year of college. This support will cover expenses beyond what the youth is entitled to in federal/state and other scholarship assistance. This scholarship is designed to assist the youth in obtaining a baccalaureate [...] More

Palo Alto Rotary Club Vocational Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 14, Annually
The Rotary Club of Palo Alto Vocational Scholarships for the upcoming school year are intended to provide financial assistance to students who wish to enroll in an accredited vocational program at regional schools, such as the community colleges in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. Eligible students will enroll in a program leading to a certificate or degree in a vocational field. These [...] More

Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Honors Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The SFSB Honors Scholarships are merit-based scholarships for high school seniors. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior in June from a high school in SOUTHERN Santa Barbara County, California (Goleta, Santa Barbara, Carpinteria) and have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years in Southern Santa Barbara County. Scholarships are based on academic [...] More

Southern California Association of Governments Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Scholarship Program is designed to offer local government and planning experience that students can use to develop long-term career goals. The Scholarship will provide seven $2,000 scholarship awards for high school or community college students from the SCAG region and a two-week externship with a local government planning agency. [...] More

Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
The Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for current high school graduates who are survivors of childhood cancer. Applicants must also be residents of Colorado and Montana./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The amount of the scholarship varies from a $500 one-time grant to a four-year $10,000 [...] More

The Violet Richardson Award
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Violet Richardson Award recognizes young women who have demonstrated their commitment to improve the community and the world through volunteer service. Both the winner and her volunteer organization receive cash awards of $250 each. The recipient is also eligible for awards from Soroptimist Sierra Pacific Region and Soroptimist International of the Americas./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: Young [...] More

Women's Opportunity Award
Application Deadlines: December 15, Annually
The Women’s Opportunity Award seeks to recognize and support women who are pursuing additional skills, training and education. This $2,000 cash award helps women who are the primary wage earners for their families to enter or return to the workforce or to improve their employment status. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: The award is open to women demonstrating financial need who provide the primary [...] More

California Assumption Program of Loans for Education (APLE)
Application Deadlines: Varies
There is no application fee for the APLE program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Application Deadline: June 30th, annually. Residency: U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and California resident. Major/Career interest: Education, Teacher Award may be used for: Full time or Part time study; Qualifying educational loans disbursed prior to initial teaching credential date. Award may be used at: Any qualifying [...] More

Cal Grant A & B Competitive Grant Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
There is no application fee for the Cal Grant A & B Competitive Award Program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Application Deadline: March 2 for students not receiving an Entitlement Award; September 2 for California Community College students only. Residency: U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, Permanent resident and current California resident as well as at time of high school graduation. Award may be used [...] More

Cal Grant C Award Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
There is no application fee for the Cal Grant C Award Program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Application Deadline: Postmarked by March 2 annually. Residency: U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, Permanent resident and current California resident. Award may be used for: Undergradutate study Award may be used at: California postsecondary institution Designated institutions: Cal Grant qualifying California [...] More

California Child Development Grant Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
There is no application fee for the Child Development Grant Program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Application Deadline: June 1st, annually. Residency: U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, California resident. Major/Career interest: Education, early childhood; Education, teacher. Award may be used for: Full time or Part time study Award may be used at: Two or Four-year college Accreditation: School must be [...] More

California Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program (LEPD)
Application Deadlines: Varies
There is no application fee for the LEPD Grant Program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Application Deadline: There is no deadline to apply (applications are accepted throughout the academic year). Residency: U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen; California resident Parent deceased or disabled: Firefigher, Police Officer or Public Safety Officer. Award may be used for: Full time or Part time study. Award may be [...] More

Mahatma Gandhi Scholarship Awards
Application Deadlines: Varies
These schoalrships, established to commemorate the contribution of Mahatma Gandhi to humankind and to recognize outstanding achievement of graduating seniors of San Diego Area high schools, are awarded each year./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The cash awards together with U.S.Congress Recognition Certificates are given in a special Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Lecture program organized in June or July of each [...] More

HEEF Future Leaders of America Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
This scholarship fund provides support for graduating ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA high school seniors who have demonstrated community leadership by volunteering atleast 30 hours at a community based non-profit [...] More

HEEF Architecture and Engineering Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 21, Annually
This scholarship is intended to promote the professions of architecture and engineering./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Graduating high school seniors with a minimum 3.5 GPA, who have been accepted into an accredited four- or five-year program in architecture or engineering may apply. Second-year community college transfer students with a minimum 3.2 GPA who have been accepted into an accredited program in [...] More

CSUB Florence Clare Presidential Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
This scholarship, established by the Estate of Florence Clare, is intended for incoming freshmen who demonstrate academic achievement (minimum 3.25 GPA) and leadership ability./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Recipients must reside in the CSUB service region, be interested in serving the community, and have a viable economic need. Three or more scholarships of $1,000 each are awarded on an annual [...] More

MGMA Western Section Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
To be eligible for the MGMA Western Section Scholarships, applicants must be residing in MGMA Western section states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice [...] More

Women's Environmental Council
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
WEC provides a limited number of scholarships for women who are preparing to pursue careers in the environmental field. We offer scholarships to women attending institutes of higher learning in Orange, Los Angeles and San Diego counties. Recipients also receive a complimentary one-year membership in WEC. The number of scholarships and amount awarded varies from year to year depending on our [...] More

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