Scholarships

New Scholarships are added every Tuesday!

TELACU College Success Program Scholarship - $5,000

Deadline Varies, Registration opens at December 

Administered by the TELACU Education Foundation, the College Success Program was created in 1983 to develop and empower new generations of leaders in the communities it serves. The Program is funded by TELACU and the generous contributions of our partners - corporations, colleges, and universities, non-profit organizations and individuals - who have joined us over the past 30 years in advancing educational opportunities for our community.
Scholarship amounts range from $500-$5,000, which include any matching funds from the college or university. Applicants entering college as a first-year student this fall are eligible to apply for a scholarship that can be renewed for up to four (4) years.

Applications must include all required documents and be postmarked no later than January 29 for renewing scholars and February 26 for new applicants. 

APPLY HERE

California Association of Collectors Educational Scholarship - Amount Varies

June 30, 2019    Registration opens up January 2, 2019

Eligibility
– Must be a high school senior in California

The California Association of Collectors sponsors an annual scholarship for graduating high school students in California. Each year, three winners are chosen based on an application package that includes a one-page application and an essay on a topic relating to “good financial credit during your college years.” First place receives $2,500, second place receives $2,000, and 3rd place receives $1,500. APPLY HERE 

Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship - $500 - $2,000 

Eligibility
– Must be a full-time student at an accredited college or university in
California
– Must be of Latino heritage
– Must be planning to pursue a career in Journalism

The Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship is an annual California scholarship for Latino students who are interested in journalism as a career. Applicants should exhibit a commitment to the field of journalism, academic achievement, community service and involvement, and financial need. A number of scholarships are available each year, and range from $500 to $2,000. 

APPLY HERE

Horatio Alger California Scholarship - up to $10,000

Due Date varies

State scholarships are awarded to eligible students in all fifty states and the District of Columbia. The program specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. The scholarships are funded by Horatio Alger Members who, like the Scholars, have experienced challenges but ultimately overcame them to become successful business and civic leaders. For a full listing of Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs and their funders, please click here.

– Must be a California resident and a U.S. citizen
– Must be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in
California
-Must demonstrate critical financial need

APPLY HERE

Association of California Water Agencies Awards - $3,500 

March 1, 2019

Each year, ACWA awards scholarships to deserving students in a water-resources related field of study. Awards are based on a combination of scholastic achievement and a commitment on the part of the applicants to their chosen fields, best demonstrated by pursuing a degree related to or identified with engineering, agriculture or urban water supply, environmental studies and public administration associated with resources management. Financial need is also considered. APPLY HERE 

Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program - $5,000

March 14, 2019

The Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program is open to underrepresented, low-income and first-generation college-bound students. Students must be pursuing an undergraduate degree full-time in transportation, math, science, engineering, architecture, environmental design, PreMed, psychology, Spanish language/literature. The applicant does not have to be a U.S. citizen but must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and proof of attending college beginning in the fall semester. Recommendation by a faculty member is optional but highly suggested. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

APPLY HERE

Carson Scholars Fund, Inc. - $1,000

December 20, 2018

The Carson Scholars Fund awards college scholarships to students in grades 4 through 11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. Students must attend an accredited K-12 school in the United States. An interested student must be nominated by his/her school to be able to compete for a Carson Scholarship. It is up to a school how to determine its nominee. The minimum requirements are a 3.75 GPA and involvement in community service. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

APPLY HERE

Banatao Family Filipino American Education Fund - $20,000

February 23, 2019

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.Applicants must be incoming freshman enrolled full-time at an accredited four year-college or university in the upcoming academic year, pursuing a career in engineering, physical, computer or environmental sciences (excluding healthcare professions such as physician, nurse, pharmacist, dentist, etc.). Applicants must be of Filipino heritage (at least 50%) with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

APPLICATION

California Strawberry Growers' Fund Scholarships - Amount Varies

The California Strawberry Scholarship Program has awarded more than $2 million to hundreds of children of strawberry farmworkers. Countless students and graduates are pursuing their passions and working in careers that span a wide range of professions.
Eligibility:
-First-time applicants must have a parent that is currently employed as a California strawberry fieldworker for the current and prior two harvest seasons. (Applicants may also qualify if they are employed as a California strawberry fieldworker)
-Full-time enrollment in a trade school, community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program during the period for which scholarship is requested
-Maintain a 2.0 GPA or higher 

APPLY HERE

Russell F. and Jean H. Fiddyment Award

The Fiddyment Award is a competitive achievement and need based scholarship that will be awarded to selected 2017 graduates from Woodland High and Pioneer High that attend UC Davis in fall 2017. Several scholarships of up to $4,000 will be awarded.

In order to qualify for the scholarship the student must meet the following criteria:

  • Must apply, be admitted to, and enroll at UC Davis Fall 2017 (BEING ON THE WAIT LIST IS NOT BEING ADMITTED)
  • Must turn in a completed application along with all supporting documents Must be a graduate of Woodland Unified School District (Pioneer or Woodland High)
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA in all completed “a-g” courses in the 10th and 11th grade (including additional points for completed University-certified honors courses)
  • Must be the first-generation in the family to pursue a higher education (neither one of the parents has a degree from 4-year institution in the United States)
  • Submit a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 2, 2017
  • Must demonstrate financial need (according to the FAFSA)
  • As a condition to receive the award recipients will be required to remain enrolled at UC Davis for the year

 

Michele Dyke Memorial Scholarship

MIchele Dyke
Michele Dyke

The Michele Dyke Scholarship will support newly admitted EAOP students who enroll at UC Davis. Students must have participated in EAOP at high schools in the five regions served by the UC Davis EAOP. Students must demonstrate leadership qualities, community service and a passion for helping others.

At the moment this award is not yet available. If you would like to dontate to this award, please go to our Michele Dyke Memorial Scholarship donation page.

 

 

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