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.
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.
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.
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.
-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
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
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.