1. CELEBRATE SUCCESS EDUCATION AWARDS
Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost is offering four awards: Going Green Environmental Program, Student Art Contest, Why Education Matters Essay Contest, and Education For All Photography Contest. To apply for any of these awards go to www.fagenfriedman.com/foundation
2. F3 STUDENT AWARDS
The F3 Education Awards Program offers a series of education awards for students attending California public schools. F3 is committed to support and celebrate public education's success. For further scholarship criteria go to F3AWARDS.ORG
3. INSURANCE SCHOLARSHIP
If you’ve never heard of insurance scholarships, then listen up. These top insurance scholarships offer financial support from $500 to $10,000 to a full-ride. Here is a list of the best ones you can apply for, keep in mind that some of the applications don’t open until the beginning of 2016. For further scholarship criteria and deadlines go to: http://www.obrella.com/resources/insurance-scholarships
4. NAVAL RESERVE OFFICERS TRAINING CORPS (NROTC) SCHOLARSHIP
The NROTC Scholarship Program offers students the opportunity to earn their degree and receive valuable leadership and management skills while enjoying the benefits of an exciting career. To apply and to view further scholarship criteria go to: https://www.nrotc.navy.mil Information also available in the Career Center.
6. RONALD McDonald HOUSE CHARITIES SCHOLARSHIP
With education costs rising, a college education may seem out of reach. A partnership between Ronald McDonald House Charities and its local Chapters opens the door to higher education for graduating high school seniors. The RMHC U.S. Scholarship Program seeks to invest in students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the initiative to fulfill their educational goals. All programs may not be available in all geographic areas. Please visit http://rmhc.org for complete program details and eligibility requirements. To apply go to https://aim.applyISTS.net/RMHC
DEADLINE: January 18, 2017
7. NORTH AMERICA TAIWANESE WOMEN’S ASSOCIAITON COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
NATWA offers college scholarships to high school seniors or college students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. To learn more about NATWA, visit the website at www.natwa.com. For further scholarship criteria stop by the Career Center to pick up an application.
DEADLINE: February 10, 2017
8. Cabrillo Civic Clubs of California
Graduating high school seniors of Portuguese descent may apply for this scholarship. Applications are available in the Career Center or online at http://www.cabrillocivicclubs.org/scholarship.asp
Deadline: March 15, 2017
9. CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION WINEGRAPE GROWERS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
For High School Seniors whose parent(s) or Legal Guardian(s) are/were Vineyard Employees of a California Wine Grape Grower during the 2016 or 2017 wine grape growing season. For further scholarship criteria stop by the College and Career Center to pick up an application or you may apply online at http://cawgfoundation.org/apply-now/
DEADLINE: March 24, 2017
10. ITALIAN CATHOLIC FEDERATION
The Italian Catholic Federation is offering a $400.00 scholarship to Roman Catholic seniors but need not to be of Italian descent. Applications are available in the Career Center or you can download the application by going to http://www.icf.org
DEADLINE: March 15, 2017
11. FOSTER CHILD SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is available to incoming college students who are currently or were placed in foster care or placed into a ward, group home or private home of a state certified caregiver/foster parent.
One winner will be chosen and awarded $1,000.Payment will be mailed to the college the student plans on attending. Here is the link to the scholarship: http://www.quirklawyers.com/our-firm/foster-child-scholarship/
DEADLINE: May 31, 2017
12. FIRST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is available to incoming college students who's parents have never graduated from a 4-year college/university or a 2-year community college upon graduation from high school.
One winner will be chosen and awarded $1,000. Payment will be mailed to the college the student plans on attending. Here is the link to the scholarship: http://www.quirklawyers.com/our-firm/first-generation-college-scholarship/
DEADLINE: May 31, 2017
*More Scholarships Coming Soon!*
NON-U.S. CITIZEN SCHOLARSHIPS
Check our website http://www.maldef.org , for a list of private scholarships and additional information regarding AB 540.
2. Scholarships Open to Students Regardless of Immigration Status