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Scholarships

Scholarships

 

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.

 

 

 

5. COLLEGEIANCE

Getting accepted into college is a big deal. We think it deserves a big celebration. That's why we created Collegiance—a contest for college-bound students everywhere. Encourage your students to enter by simply announcing their college decision on Instagram and tagging it with #collegiance. They could win up to $5,000 for school.  To apply go to http://collegiance.wcm.collegeboard.org/?ep_mid=11359985&ep_rid=269755334

DEADLINE:  May 15, 2017

 

 

6. EL MONTE/ARCADIA CIVITAN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

The El Monte/Arcadia Civitan Club is a non-profit service organization with a special focus on helping those with disabilities.  They are offering a $500 scholarship to a local high school senior who plans to attend a college or trade school after graduation.  To pick up an application stop by the College and Career Center.

DEADLINE: May 19, 2017

 

 

7. MISTY S. QUINONES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Misty S. Quiñones scholarship awards on the basis of your personal statement question responses and most importantly individualism.  Scholarships are awarded based on Scholarship Committee review and family approval.  As a reminder this scholarship is unlike any other, we will decide on recipient with Misty in mind.  Life is too precious to be taken for granted.  Remember to always live your life to the fullest.  Good luck!!

DEADLINE:  May 19, 2017

 

 

8. THE SOLECITO SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility: Must be a female student that identifies herself as a Latina and will be attending a four-year university this Fall.  Applications are available in the College and Career Center. DEADLINE:  May 30, 2017

 

 

9. 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

 

 

10. 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

 

 

11. CALIFORNIA LATINO LEGISLATIVE CAUCUS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation (CLLCF) is pleased to invite all qualified California residents to apply for a scholarship.  This scholarship program was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses. To apply go to http://www.cllcf.org/coming-soon

DEADLINE:  June 1, 2017

 

 

12. AJ WANG FOUNDATION

AJ Wang Foundation was established as a non-profit organization in November 2008.  The foundation is led by a couple who immigrated to the U.S. to pursue the “American Dream.”  The Scholarship Fund is targeting students attending Foundation selected community colleges in the Southern California area.  The Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for up to three consecutive years for students attending the designated community colleges in the Los Angeles, Ventura and now Orange County areas.  This scholarship is for U.S. resident, citizen or Dream Act eligible.  For further scholarship criteria and to pick up an application stop by the College and Career Center.

APPLICATION PERIOD: April 15 – June 1 Annually

 

 

13. ASIAN AMERICAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ENTERPRISES (AAEDE) SCHOLARSHIP

AAEDE wishes to award scholarships to students who demonstrate financial need and plan to continue their education after high school graduation. Awards range from $500.00 to $1000.00. Come to the College and Career Center for an application.

DEADLINE: June 16, 2017

 

 

*More Scholarships Coming Soon!*


NON-U.S. CITIZEN SCHOLARSHIPS

 

1. MALDEF

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

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