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Watch the Interview of MiraCosta College student, Ingrid Phillips, who has received over $28,000 in scholarships to pay for college.

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"Design a Unique T-Shirt $500 Scholarship"  Criteria: U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident, full-time student enrolled at an accredited college contest allows students to enter their unique T-shirt designs and vote on their favorites. The entry with the most votes will win a $500 scholarship. Submit your design before the December 1 voting deadline.

Creditrepair.com $3,000, $1,500 and  $500 scholarships, Essay about your credit score and why it is important for your future success, how your credit reports will positively or negatively affect their lives during the next 10 years, and what they can do now to improve their credit scores. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5.  Spring application opened September 1.

Take Lessons Scholarship essay contest  3 scholarships $5,000,  $2.000, $1,000, To enter, students submit an essay of 250 words or less: “If you could earn a living doing what you love most, what would it be, and how would it change the world? Describe the specific goals you would set to make that dream a reality.  Deadline: September 30, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (PST).

Softwareproviders.com Essay contest $1,000 scholarship. Write about your experience with software. Details online.  Deadline:  September 30

Peter Leeds Stock Trading $1,000 Scholarship to students with an interest in Finance, Economics, and Trading Stocks. Students submit an essay by following the instructions on the pennystocks.net website Deadline: October 1, 2014

2014 LEGAL Leaders of Tomorrow $1,000 Annual Scholarship to college students pursuing a legal-related undergraduate degree or certificate such as Pre-Law, Paralegal, or Criminal Justice.  Submit a 200-300 word essay on the topic of how legal professionals can make a positive difference in their community. Apply Online Deadline:  October 1, 2014

HotelsCheap Higher Learning $1,500 Scholarships Need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree To apply for the scholarship, students must answer 4 personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists. Apply Online.  Deadline:  October 15, 2014

Single Mothers $750 Scholarship Write 450-700 words for the prompt, "How Can Single Mothers Use Roth IRAs to Enhance Their Financial  Position?"    Apply Online.  Deadline:  October 1, 2015

LGBT $750 Scholarship Write 450-650 words for the prompt, "Five Ways LGBTQ Students Can Use LinkedIn to Enhance Their Financial Position." Apply online.  Deadline:  October 15, 2015

HubShout Internet Marketing Scholarship  2 $1,000 scholarships. The HubShout Online Marketing Scholarship is designed to help students who are on the path to a business or marketing career that will involve online marketing. Apply Online Ongoing Deadlines: March 1 and November 1

Pumpkin Carving Contest $500 Scholarship offered by Wholesale Halloween Costumes for part-time and full-time college students, U.S. legal resident or hold a valid student visa.  Use your imaginations and artistic skill designing your carved pumpkin. Review the details on how to email your photos and information. Deadline:  November 5, 2014

DOMO Scholarship For Business Management General, Business, Business Management, Analytics.  Two $2,500 Scholarships. Complete a survey and write a 500-word essay. Deadline: 2014 academic school year

Single-Mother Scholarship.  Write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for your children as a mother. How do you believe motherhood has helped prepare you for the challenges that you will face as a student? Examples may include the ability to succeed in time management skills, ability to listen carefully to others and ability to effectively manage multiple priorities. Details online on how to apply.  Deadline:   December 5, 2014

Working Parent $1,000 Scholarship Award from Job-Applications.com  Review the website for details. December 14, 2014

FrontierBundles.com Cyberbullying Awareness $1,000 ScholarshipCreate a poster that raises awareness of student cyber bullying. Review details online. Deadline:  December 15 2014

Foreclosure.com $5,000 and $1,000 Scholarships   Eligibility:  college students apply by submitting an essay:  "The foreclosure crisis that swept the nation several years ago claimed countless well-to-do homeowners, who were forced out of their houses when the economy hit rock-bottom. Those victims, along with the economy, are now beginning to slowly recover. And with collective home prices — and interest rates — still at very attractive levels, these 'foreclosure victims' have transitioned into potential 'boomerang buyers.' How can these buyers with checkered pasts best take advantage of the current desirable real estate market conditions? There are a several actions these 'boomerang buyers' can take to get back into home ownership. Please describe in your own words how the 'rent-to-own' option, among others, might best benefit these folks until they are ready to go 'all in' on another mortgage." Apply online. Deadline December 15, 2014

CenturyLinkquote.com $1,000 Google Fiber Scholarship  Essay: Describe if and why we need access to gigabit internet speeds. Rules and Regulations Deadline: December 15, 2014

USBundles.com $1,000 The Future of Google scholarship.  Essay: Describe what you think the future of internet search will look like 10 years from now. Apply Online   Rules and Regulations Deadline: December 15, 2014

AT&T Internet and Education $1,000 Scholarship  Create an infographic showing how students utilize social media in and out of the classroom.  Details online.   Deadline: December 15, 2014

BrokerFish $1,000 Spring 2015 Scholarship to full-time students of any nationality who are pursuing an undergraduate degree, diploma, or equivalent program by an accredited institution of higher education.  Write a 500-1,000 word essay entitled: "The Importance of International Health Insurance for Expatriates." and  include a photograph that captures the thrust of your essay. The essay should focus on why international health insurance is so important for people when studying, working, or retired away from their home country. Proof of enrolment required. Apply Online. Deadline:  December 21, 2014

SeniorAdvisor.com  $1,500 In-Home Care Innovation Scholarships for students enrolled in an at a 2-year or 4-year institution.  Submit a 500-750 word essay on one of our three essay topics listed online. Deadline:  December 21, 2014

Smith Monitoring is offering a prospective or current college student the opportunity to receive a $1,000 scholarship to assist in the costs associated with attending school. December 31, 2014

JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship $1,000 VIDEO contest for students with respiratory conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, or COPD.  Send a creative video under 3 minutes long answering the following two questions: 1. How has living with a respiratory condition molded who you are? 2. What advice would you give to others in your shoes? Apply Online  Deadline: December 31, 2014

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program $1,000 Essay contest Topic: If you have assisted someone in a life support situation, describe your role in the process, the emotions or feelings that you experienced, and how the situation was resolved. If you have not assisted someone in a life support situation, describe how you have prepared (mentally and/or physically) to respond when the event arises. Consider and describe what it might be like to provide basic or advanced life support in an emergency. Go to the website for details. Deadline: December 31, 2014 

Smith Monitoring $1,000 scholarship essay contest for current college student to assist in the costs associated with attending school. December 31, 2014

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program $1,000  Essay contest  Write an essay, between 500 and 1000 words, on one the following topics:  If you have assisted someone in a life support situation, describe your role in the process, the emotions or feelings that you experienced, and how the situation was resolved. If you have not assisted someone in a life support situation, describe how you have prepared (mentally and/or physically) to respond when the event arises. Consider and describe what it might be like to provide basic or advanced life support in an emergency.  Deadline:  December 31, 2014.

Student Debt Relief $2,000 scholarship.   Write an article up to 1,500 words on what you will do or have done before, during, and after college to keep your student loan debt to a minimum.  View website for details.  Accepting articles between December 1, 2014 thru December 31, 2014.

Best Price Nutrition $1,000 scholarship.  :Fill out this survey, which has questions related to your health and fitness goals in life, and  answer an essay question in the survey with 750 words or less.  Punctuation, grammar, clarity and organization will be considered during the evaluation process, as well as content.   To enter, fill out the survey and submit by the Deadline: December 31, 2014

$1,000 Scholarships for Students 50+ years of age, enrolled at an accredited college, 3.0 GPA. Write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school after age 50. What have you learned as an older American that has prepared you for the challenges you face as a student? Defend & explain your answer.  Details Online. Deadline:  January 1, 2015

$10,000 GREETING CARD Scholarship Contest - offering students and members of the United States Military a chance to win $10,000 towards their education. Also, have a separate $1,000 military award which means that a member of the U.S. military has a chance to win a total of $11,000! 1 entry per person. Students submit a unique photo, piece of artwork, or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card. Submit photo, artwork or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card. Designs must be appropriate for business and consumer use. The students with the best design will win a $10,000 scholarship and have his/her design made into an actual card to be sold in our line. Scholarship Rules  Deadline: January 2015

Levin Law Firm awarding two $1,000 scholarships.  Applicants submit an essay on:  “Millions of people each year are injured in accidents involving cars and other motor vehicles. What are some ways the law can be changed in order to make our roads and highways safer?”  Apply online Deadline:  January 31, 2015

Structured Settlement Career Planning $1,000  Scholarship essay for the prompt, "What Can College Students Do to Improve Their Job Prospects?" Apply Online Deadline:  March 1, 2015

College Networking $500 Scholarship.  Write 450-700 words for the prompt, "How to Network While Maintaining a Challenging Course Load."  Apply Online Deadline:  April 25, 2015

The Drive to Learn $1,000 Scholarship Applicants must be enrolled full time, U.S citizens and non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply.  In 750-1000 words, prepare a written response that addresses 1 of 4 prompts.  Apply Online.  Annual Deadline: May 1, 2015

AllJobOpenings.com Working Student $2,000 Scholarship will be awarded to a student who is currently attending college and working while they do it. Details Online. http://alljobopenings.com/pages/view/scholarship    Annual Deadline:  June

Bradley R. Corbett Law Office $2,000 Scholarship.  Choose one essay topic: How will you further benefit our society by obtaining a degree? or Why is there a high correlation between the level of education attained by an incarcerated person and his or her recidivism rate? How does education help break the cycle of poverty?  Submit essay to scholarship@bradleycorbettlaw Annual Deadline: July 15

NursingTrack.com $1,000 annual Scholarship available to a Nursing student participating in a qualified undergraduate, graduate or certificate level nursing program. Complete an application and submit a 600-800 word essay. Apply Online Deadline:  August 31 (annually)

2014-2015 Karmanhealthcare.com Scholarships awarding 2 $500 scholarships per year.  Criteria: Open to all college and university students with a Mobility Disability who use a Wheelchair or other mobility devices on a regular basis; are currently enrolled at a college or university, 16 years or older, with a 2.5 gpa or higher.  Annual deadline. Deadline: September

Charles Moo $500 Scholarship Eligibility: students of Asian descent; 18 years of age.  Write 450-700 words, "Provide three ideas on how new businesses can use social media to increase revenue." Review details online.   Deadline: September 7, 2015

Scholarships (listed by due date)

P.E.O. (Philanthropic Education Organization) Women's Scholarship offering grants to females enrolled at MiraCosta College who have had a lapse of 24 consecutive months as a student at some time, are within 24 months of completing their education goal (AA or Certificate), are currently nrolled in an educational program leading to employment or job advancement, and are a U.S. or Canadian citizen.

Financial Success For Single Mothers$750 Scholarship  Eligibility: a single mother enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, four year college, or graduate school; a minimum 2.3 college G.P.A; at least 18 years of age. Deadline: October 1, 2014

Hospitality Scholarship - NEWH, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to the Hospitality Industry Eligibility Criteria: must be a currently enrolled attending an accredited college, must have completed 1/2 of the requirements for a degree or certification in the program you are enrolled, show financial need and have eligible outstanding debt for tuition, books or supplies at time of scholarship award, have a 3.0 GPA or greater, have a career objective in one of the Hospitality areas.  Download application and flyer.  Deadline:  October 10, 2014

Interior-Deluxe $1,500 Scholarship for students enrolled in a two-year, four-year, or a graduate program are eligible to apply. The General Scholarship is awarded each fall and spring semester.  Apply Online  ( Deadline Spring 2015: April 2014)  Deadline Fall 2014: October 15,2014

Financial Growth for LGBTQ $750 Scholarship  Eligibility: a student who identifies as LGBTQ and is enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, four year college, or graduate school; a minimum 2.3 college G.P.A; at least 18 years of age. Deadline: October 15, 2015

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Escondido/ San Marcos CA Branch $3,000 STEM Scholarship

HubShout – 2 $1,000 Scholarships for students who on a path to a business or marketing career that will involve online marketing, completed at least one year post-secondary education, 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate a passion for online marketing. Apply Online. Ongoing deadlines: November 1 & March 1

Sierra Club San Diego - N. County Group awarding two $500 Scholarships to students attending either MiraCosta or Palomar for the spring 2015 semester. Course study and career objective must be in an environmental, sustainability, or conservation related field.   Download application Deadline: November 1, 2014

Griswold Home Care $1,000 biannual scholarship to a qualified student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree.  Apply online. Deadline: November 1, 2014

BrainTrack BUSINESS and MANAGEMENT $1,000 and $500  for students enrolled in a Business or Management degree program with one semester completed, part-time or full-time. Fall deadline: March 1; Spring deadline: November 1

Soroptimist International "Live Your Dream" Scholarship for Women, head of household- Eligibility: women with the primary financial responsibility herself and her dependents, must be attending an undergraduate degree program or vocational/skills training program, and have a financial need. Apply to one of the chapters below by November 15.

BrainTrack COMPUTER Science Degree $1,000 and $500 for students pursuing Computer Science, Information Science, or Information Technology degree.  Apply Online. Deadline: Fall deadline: March 1;
Spring deadline: November 1

Smith Monitoring is offering a prospective or current college student the opportunity to receive a $1,000 scholarship to assist in the costs associated with attending school. December 31, 2014

$2,000 Engineering Scholarship Civil, Geotechnical, Structural, Construction, Electrical, Environmental, and Mechanical, and Land Surveying from the Public Works Dept & American Council of Engineering Companies- San Diego Chapter. Download Application   Annual Deadline:  January

CANCER for College - scholarships for cancer survivors and amputees.  Criteria: US resident enrolled in community college/university/trade school; must be a cancer patient, cancer survivor and/or amputee; perpetual scholarship recipients must be willing to attend regional events associated with scholarship awarded and available for selected interviews and or media coverage. Online Application.  Annual Deadline:  January

AFWA Accounting Financial Women’s Alliance Eligibility: must be attending accounting, finance or related classes towards completion of an associate degree or Accounting Certificate, 3.0 GPA. Candidates reviewed on leadership, character, communication skills, academic performance and financial need. Download Application   Annual Deadline:  January

LGBTQ Scholarships up to $25,000. (MiraCosta students win) The Point Foundation is offering scholarships to help promising LGBTQ students who have financial need, demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, and community involvement despite obstacles. Attention will be paid to students who lost financial and social support of their families and/or communities as a result of revealing their sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.  Students enrolled 2013-14 in undergraduate or graduate programs are eligible to apply.  Apply Online.  Annual Deadline: January

New School of Architecture Design scholarships and review the list of scholarships online.  Presidential Scholarship 2012-13. Deadline: January (annual scholarship)

National Military Family Joanne Holbrook Patton Military SPOUSE Scholarships Eligibility: spouses of uniformed service members (active duty, National Guard and Reserve, retirees, and survivors) from any branch or rank are eligible to apply.  Review the website and Apply Online Deadline January (annual scholarships) 

ASWA ACCOUNTING Scholarships – (MiraCosta students WIN each year)  Criteria: must be currently enrolled attending accounting, finance or related classes towards completion of an associate degree or Accounting Certificate, 3.0 GPA.  Candidates will be reviewed on leadership, character, communication skills, academic performance and financial need.  Download Application.  Deadline: January (annual scholarship)

The SAN DIEGO FOUNDATION $1,000 to $5,000 Scholarships Eligibility:  San Diego County residents pursuing higher education, undergraduates, adult reentry students, graduating high school seniors, graduate school must be attending community college, 4-year, career/technical schools, graduate, medical or professional schools, or teaching credential programs, must Register to Apply first before completing the Common Scholarship Application.  Annual Deadline:  early February

American INDIAN AIGC Scholarships  Eligibility: must be a student (high school, 2-yr and 4-yr college or graduate school), demonstrate financial need through Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), provide personal enrollment in a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess one fourth (1/4) degree verifiable federally recognized American Indian blood through the submission of a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC). Apply Online  Annual Deadline:  March 1

ASC Scholars Award “CHEMISTRY for Life"  minority scholarships for African-American, Native-American and Hispanic students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field with outstanding academic records and a desire to pursue a career in the chemical sciences can apply for an ACS Scholars Award. Deadline: Spring deadline: Fall deadline: March 1; Spring deadline: November 1

Students who suffered the Loss of a Parent or Guardian College-bound students, ages 17-24.  Apply Online. Deadline : March

The Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges is pleased to announce that applications are available for the 2014 LLN Student Scholarship Awards. The LLN Student Scholarship is designed to provide 4 $500 community college scholarships Apply Online. Deadline:  March

Structured Settlement Career Planning $1,000 Scholarship Eligibility: enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, or four year college; a minimum 3.3 GPA; at least 18 years of age.  Deadline: March 1, 2015

SEMA AUTOMOTIVE Industry scholarships (Specialty Equipment Marketing Assoc.) student may be eligible to receive a financial award up to $5,000. Eligibility: 2.5 GPA, U.S. citizen, full-time student, completed 25 units.  Scholarship assistance is available for students pursuing automotive industry careers in: Accounting, Administration, Advertising, Design/Graphics, Engineering, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Photo/Journalism, Marketing, Automotive Technicians.   FAQ, Apply Online. Ques: Juliet Marshall, julietm@sema.org, (909) 978-6655.Apply Online  Annual Deadline:  March

Automotive Aftermarket Scholarships Review the Eligibility Requirements and apply online. Applications open September 1 with the Deadline: March 31.

North County AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN'S Association (NCAAWA) Scholarship Eligibility: Female of African American descent, graduating high school senior, college, ROP, trade or adult school student. Residing or attend school in: Carlsbad, Escondido, Fallbrook, Oceanside, San Dieguito, San Marcos or Vista with a "C" average or above with good citizenship. Enrolled full-time (12 units) in college, ROP, trade or technical school for entering semester. Must submit a completed application, resume, official transcript and two letters of recommendation from teachers, ministers, employers, or community organizations.  Official transcript must be in an officially sealed envelope or sent directly from a counselor.  Download application.  Annual Deadline: March

Education-Portal.com Architecture & Drafting Degrees Undergraduate Academic Award   A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting, Architectural Design, or Architectural Engineering. Annual Deadline:  April 1

Architecture and Drafting Degrees   $500 scholarship for a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting or Design, or Architectural Engineering. One award per year. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org. Annual Deadline:  April 1

Art and Design - associate Degree Scholarship A $500 scholarship for students who are interested in pursuing associate level degrees related to Art, Computer Aided Design, Fashion Design, Visual Communications, Interior Design, and Computer Graphics. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org. Annual Deadline:  April 1

BUSINESS Scholarship to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Business Management, Information Systems Management, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Entrepreneurship. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org  Annual Deadline:  April 1

Business - bachelor Degree Scholarship A $1,000 scholarship for undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org   Annual Deadline:  April 1

Communications and Journalism - bachelor Degree Scholarship A $500 scholarship for students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Advertising, and Broadcasting. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org Annual Deadline:  April 1

Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award A $1,000 academic award given to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.  Sponsored by Education-Portal.com  Annual Deadline:  April 1

Computer Technology and Information Systems - associate Degree Scholarship A $500 scholarship for students who are interested in pursuing associate level degrees and certificates related to Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Networking, Computer Software, Database Technology, and Information Security.  Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org Annual Deadline:  April 1

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing any associate or bachelor degree emphasizing a Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement concentration. Sponsored by Education-Portal.com  Annual Deadline:  April 1

LIBERAL ARTS and GENERAL STUDIES Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree emphasizing Liberal Arts, General Studies, or Humanities. Sponsored by Education-Portal.com  Deadline: Annual Deadline:  April 1

SOCIAL SCIENCES - bachelors Degree Scholarship A $500 scholarship for students interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees in Political Science, Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Economics and History. Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org  Deadline: Annual Deadline:  April 1

Farm Bureau for San Diego County students majoring in an Agriculture related field. Apply online: Deadline: April

A Place for Mom’s Senior Care Innovation $1,000 Scholarships: awarding FIVE $1,000 scholarships to students in the fields of Gerontology, Medicine, Nursing, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, PT/OT, Speech Pathology, or Long-Term Care administration. Apply Online. Deadline April 15, 2015

College Networking $500 Scholarship Eligibility: enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college or trade school; maintain a minimum 3.2 GPA; at least 18 years of age. Application deadline: April 25, 2015

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Scholarships (annual scholarships and information)

A list of Scholarships for Women  compiled by Onlinecolleges.net Review the criteria and deadline dates before applying.

Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) Empowering undocumented young people in their pursuit of college, career and citizenship.  Review the list of information available for immigrant students that do not have U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency as well as advice and tips for writing winning scholarship applications.  Click here for information.

ACCOUNTING Scholarships - IMA - Institute of Management Accountants, San Diego Chapter is part of The Association of Accountants and Financial Professional in Business.  Annual Scholarship

Aid Opportunities for Minority Students categories include: All Minority Students, African American Students, Hispanic and Latino Students, Native American Students, Pacific Islander Students, Undocumented Students

American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) 2013-2014 Scholarships visit the website for details on the scholarships offered.   Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP) Training and Education Assistance for Survivors of Intimate Partner Abuse.  Download Application for details

Accounting Scholarships and Resources - scroll down the page and click on the Scholarship link

African American Scholarships - African Americans - Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) list of Scholarships

ALL-USA TODAY Community College Academic Team - Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholarship is a collaboration of USA TODAY, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Coca-Cola Foundation, AACC, and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) award nearly $350,000 in stipends to outstanding community college students. The All-USA/All-State Community College programs share a common application and eligibility criteria.  Visit the website for eligibility criteria.  PTK membership is not required. PTK MiraCosta College Advisor is: Jane Mushinsky JMushinsky@miracosta.edu  Fall application process.  (2013 Two MiraCosta students received am All-USA scholarship and one received the bronze medal award)

American Dream Scholarship for African American students with financial need, US citizens or permanent residents, 2.5 GPA, Pell Grant eligible, enrolled full- time. Scholarships range $500 to $5,000

American INDIAN College fund - apply online. American INDIAN Frances Crawford Marvin Scholarship, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Qualifications: must be Native American enrolled full-time at 2-year or 4-year college or university, financial need, 3.0 GPA. Need: family history essay, transcript, 3 letters of recommendation, proof of American Indian blood. Download Application and Information.  For a better chance at a scholarship, mail your application to:  Patricia Gilliam, 9921 Via Debbie, Santee, CA 92071.   Annual deadline for Fall is: January

American Indian & Latino Scholarship Directory: CD with over 3,700+ pages of useful information and searchable scholarship.  The CD is in the MiraCosta Library Hub in the Reference Section.

Asian American Architects and Engineers (AAa/e) Foundation, scholarships for young professionals and students pursuing a career in Architecture, Engineering or Construction (AEC). Apply Online Deadline: Annual scholarship - May/June deadline

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF)  APIASF provides students with resources that increase their access to higher education for future success and contributions to a stronger America,  Annual scholarship: September deadline

BECA Foundation, Inc. a non-profit Latino scholarship organization. Scholarships available January – March

BIG BOOK of College SCHOLARSHIPS and Financial Aid Information.  MiraCosta College students Download the Book for "free" and review scholarship opportunities.  The online version is updated on a regular basis.

CANCER for College - college scholarships for cancer survivors and amputees.  Criteria: US resident enrolled in community college/university/trade school; must be a cancer patient, cancer survivor and/or amputee; perpetual scholarship recipients must be willing to attend regional events associated with scholarship awarded and available for selected interviews and or media coverage. Preliminary Online Application.  Application period is October 1, 2013 thru January

Fellowship Connection - - list funding opportunities for NON-U.S. Citizens, click on the links: College & Financial Aid Guide for AB540 Undocumented Immigrant Students.

General Scholarships

High School Scholarships

Hospitality websites:

American Hotel and Lodging Association - This site has a long list of scholarships for those majoring in hospitality.

Hospitality Sales Marketing Association International (HSMAI)

National Restaurant Association Scholarships

Meeting Planners International

Minorities Majoring in Hospitality  

LGBT:   National LGBT Scholarship fund Apply online

National Latino & American Indian Scholarship Directory  - review the CD with over 3,700+ pages of useful information and searchable scholarship.  The CD Directory Version is in the MiraCosta Library Hub in the Reference Section.

Minority Scholarships

NAMM (National Association of MUSIC Manufacturers) - Annual scholarships for individuals pursuing degrees in MUSIC education or MUSIC BUSINESS.  Review the website for annual scholarship opportunities.  Annual trade show in Anaheim, CA, each January. Create an account and apply Online.  Scholarship deadline: APRIL

Non-Citizen Scholarships

TEACH Grant.  TEACHER Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant (TEACH) website enables you to complete: TEACH Grant Initial and Subsequent Counseling and A TEACH Grant Agreement to Serve (ATS) so that you may receive one or more TEACH Grants to pay for your education.  Visit the Teach Grant website for details.

UNCF (United NEGRO College Fund) - list of programs offering scholarships

Disability-Related Scholarships

Disability Scholarships and Education website

Disabled Student Scholarships

Disability Scholarships for students with disabilities.  Save the link as a Favorite and review their website often for scholarship opportunities.

MesotheliomaHelp.org Annual Scholarship essay contest awarding: 1st $5,000, 2nd  $2,500,  3rd $1,250,  4th $500  , 5th $250,  and 5 $100 honorable mentions.;  Apply Online.  Deadline:  October 7, 2014

JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship $1,000 VIDEO contest for students with respiratory conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, or COPD.  Send a creative video under 3 minutes long answering the following two questions: 1. How has living with a respiratory condition molded who you are? 2. What advice would you give to others in your shoes? Apply Online  Deadline: December 31, 2014

Deana’s Wish Memorial Scholarship  for a student diagnosed with, or have an immediate family member who has been affected by esophageal or stomach cancer. Download Application Questions? Contact Denise Ross 760-705-3055. Deadline March 1

ADHD Shire 2013 Scholarship Program for U.S. citizens who have been diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are accepted to or will be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited college, university, trade school, technical school, or vocational school under the care of a licensed health care professional for ADHD. Register Online and apply Annual Deadline: March 19, 2014

ADHD & YOU  website with helpful information for those with ADHD

$1,000 JustWalkers.com Mobility Scholarship   For college students with limited mobility who use a wheelchair, power scooter, crutches, rollator or other mobility device on a regular basis. To enter, students write a 600-word essay: “Describe a time when you faced a major obstacle. What did you do and what did the experience teach you?”    Deadline: June

$1,000 Buckfirelaw Disability Scholarship.  Eligibility Criteria: U.S. citizen, enrolled at an accredited college or university, has a disability diagnosis from any person qualified to make a diagnosis, 3.0 GPA, has completed at least one semester of classes at an accredited college or university.  Apply Online  Deadline: November 1, 2014

DISABILITY-RELATED Scholarship List for Students and Family (2012)

National Alliance on Mental Illness - List of scholarships currently available for young adults living with a mental health condition

disABLEDperson, Inc. Fall 2013 $1,000 Scholarship for College students with disabilities as defined under the ADA as: “A physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities of such an individual. A record of such an impairment or being regarded as having such an impairment".   Essay Topic: “Do you believe the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Policy’s (OFCCP) new regulations concerning the hiring of people with disabilities for federal contractors will make a major impact on our community”? Read the regulations HERE!  and click “Register Now”.   Annual Deadline:  October

Foundation for Developmental Disabilities–Peterson Scholarship for college students planning a career, or working in the field of Child Development, Developmental Disabilities or a related field, must be a resident of and attending college in San Diego and Imperial counties. Annual fall scholarship. Deadline: November (MCC student won $1,500)

DLH Scholarship for students or family member (parent, grandparent, sibling, child) diagnosed with esophageal or stomach cancer, U.S. Citizen and California resident, entering or continuing college, 3.0 GPA., financial need. The submission package will include a brief video or short essay, transcripts, letter of recommendation, and supporting documents. Deadline:  July 1.

San Diego Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities (SDCEPD) "Kevin Starks Memorial Scholarship Awards".  Four (4) $1,000 scholarships to selected San Diego County residents who have a disability as defined under California and/or Federal Law.  Awards will be determined by demonstrated: financial need, academic merit, community service, participation in activities; leadership and life achievements.  Apply Online or view Alternate Versions. Deadline:  April

Cerebral Palsy Scholarships Foundation for CA residents, age 17 or older, with a diagnosis of Cerebral Palsy who will be attending an accredited undergraduate U.S. college, university or vocational school in the Fall 2012/Winter 2013. Up to $2,500 for credit course work. Up to $500 for audit/non-credit coursework for one class. E-mail  for more information. Deadline: May

National Federation of the Blind offers a national and state scholarship to legally blind students each year. National scholarships range from $3,000 to $12,000. Scholarship information Questions?  Contact: Kia Vaca, National Federation of the Blind of California

180 Medical Scholarships program for college students and high school seniors with spinal cord injuries, spina bifida, and transverse myelitis.  Download Application.  Deadline:  June

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Foster Youth Scholarships

FOSTER Youth Scholarships - United Friends of the Children Foster Youth

Change A Life Foundation scholarship program for Emancipated Youth and graduating high school seniors in Los

Angeles, San Diego, and Orange Counties. Emancipated Youth criteria: 12th grade student enrolling at 4-year institution OR currently attending a Community College and ready to transfer,  2.75 GPA, financial need, U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident, community service. Apply Online  Contact: Mikelle Meyer (949) 788- 9999.  Annual Deadline: March

Fostering Change Visit the website for a list of former Foster Youth scholarships and information.  Link to Independent Living skills program resources and information

Fostering Opportunities Dollars for Scholars (FoDFS) Visit the website for deadlines on applying for scholarships as new or continuing students. Students require proof of prior dependency in San Diego County, enrollment in school and official transcripts, recommendation letter from supportive adult. Questions call (619) 226-4133.Casey Family Programs provides, improves, and ultimately prevents the need for FOSTER care.  Visit the website for details. California CHAFEE Grant for foster youth - California Student Aid Commission. Money for foster youth for college or career training.  Apply Online

Health Profession Scholarships

CampusRN Scholarship Funds $15,000 in Scholarships for Nursing & Allied  Health Students Nursing Grants

Nursing Careers Guide and Nursing Entrance Exams Guide

NURSING College Resource Network - NURSING Scholarship database

HRSA Nurse Corps Scholarship Program  In exchange for a 2-year service commitment at a critical shortage facility located in a HPSA, the NURSE Corps Scholarship Program pays: tuition, eligible fees, other reasonable costs, such as books, clinical supplies/instruments and uniforms, monthly stipend of ($1,302 for the 2014-2015 school year).  U.S. citizens (born or naturalized), nationals or lawful permanent residents, enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) at accredited school of nursing located in the U.S., begin classes no later than September 30.  Apply Online

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program $1,000 Essay contest Topic: If you have assisted someone in a life support situation, describe your role in the process, the emotions or feelings that you experienced, and how the situation was resolved. If you have not assisted someone in a life support situation, describe how you have prepared (mentally and/or physically) to respond when the event arises. Consider and describe what it might be like to provide basic or advanced life support in an emergency. Go to the website for details. Deadline: December 31, 2014 

Nursing and Medical Assisting - associate Degree Scholarship  A $500 scholarship for students who are interested in pursuing associate level degrees, diplomas and certificates related to Nursing, Medical Assisting, Medical Laboratory Technology, Physical Therapy, Veterinary Technology, and Radiologic.  Sponsored by DegreeDirectory.org  Annual Deadline: April 1

A Place for Mom’s Senior Care Innovation $1,000 Scholarships: awarding FIVE $1,000 scholarships to students in the fields of Gerontology, Medicine, Nursing, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, PT/OT, Speech Pathology, or Long-Term Care administration. Apply Online. Deadline April 15, 2015

AAUW COV (Carlsbad, Oceanside, Vista) $1,500 Jeanne Gruenwald Scholarship Eligibility Criteria: A community college student enrolled in a Registered Nursing program or Transferring or returning Junior or Senior student in a four-year Program for Fall 2013, U.S. citizen, resident of San Diego County, planning to attend a college in San Diego County or So. Cal., 3.0 GPA. Download Application    Annual Deadline: May

California Organization of associate Degree NURSING Directors (Southern) Leadership Scholarships for NURSING students in S. Calif. associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) programs.  Eligibility: Nursing student, in  good standing, in 2nd, 3rd or 4th semester in a CA AND program verified by nursing faculty, U.S. citizen, CA resident, 3.0 GPA.  Download Application.  Annual Deadline: April and November

CA Choose Nursing Scholarship Programs California Financial Aid Applications, Scholarships, and Related Information.  Visit the website for details. 

San Diego National Assoc. of Hispanic Nurses (SDNAHN) Brain Track Nursing Scholarship. Eligibility: must be in an accredited nursing program with at least one semester of  studies completed. Download Application   Deadlines: March 1 and November 1

Nursing and Medical Assisting Associate Degree Scholarship 

DegreeDirectory.org $500 scholarship for students who are interested in pursuing associate level degrees and certificates related to Nursing, Medical Assisting, Medical Laboratory Technology, Physical Therapy, Veterinary Technology, Radiologic Technology and others. Apply online. Deadline: April 1/yearly

Assoc. of Surgical Technologist (AST.org) Scholarships. Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a surgical tech program and eligible to take the NBSTSA national surgical technologist certifying exam, demonstrate superior academic ability, financial need. Annual Deadline: March 1

UCLA MEDPEP (Médicos, Enfermeros, y Dentistas Para El Pueblo) to support low-income Latino and underrepresented minority students through community college transition to 4-year colleges and health professional programs. Eligibility: enrolled in a CA community college, belong to a special population (1st generation college student, low-income, etc.), interested in a career in medicine, nursing, or dentistry, committed to issues affecting underserved communities. Visit the website for details.

SMDEP: Summer Medical and Dental Educational Program. visit website for details.

Back to School Nursing Scholarship Program $2,500 Nursing Scholarship   Deadline: January

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Hispanic Latino Scholarships

Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) Empowering undocumented young people in their pursuit of college, career and citizenship.  Review the list of information available for immigrant students that do not have U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency as well as advice and tips for writing winning scholarship applications.  Click here for information.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarships

National Latino & American Indian Scholarship Directory  - review the CD with over 3,700+ pages of useful information and searchable scholarship.  The CD Directory Version is in the MiraCosta Library Hub in the Reference Section.

MANA de San Diego - Sylvia Chavez Memorial Scholarships provide financial assistance to LATINAS pursuing a degree, demonstrated leadership, community involvement, educational and career goals, have special circumstances, and financial need. Must be a San Diego County LATINA enrolled in community college or university, 2.75 GPA, community involvement. The MANA scholarship will be available November 2014

BECA Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit Latino scholarship organization offering $500- $1,000 general scholarships for San Diego County high school graduates entering college in the fall; $500-$2, 000 Alice Newell Joslyn Medical Fund for students entering Medical/Health Care: dental or medical assistant, nursing, physical therapist, or seeking BS., Master's, or Doctorate in the health field, living in San Diego County.

Chicano Organizing & Research in Education (CORE) Scholarship website. Eligibility: undocumented Chicano/Latino high school student/GED graduate enrolling for the first time in an accredited college with financial need and academic potential. Deadline: February

The Pathway to Success for AB540 students

HSF - Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Review website for details. $1,000 to $5,000 scholarship awards. Eligibility: Applied for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, DACA applicants do not apply for FAFSA, however, must submit household income information, have 3.0 or greater GPA on, U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551, be pursuing, or plan to pursue, your first undergraduate or graduate degree. Plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam in the upcoming academic year. Apply Online

San Diego National Assoc. of Hispanic NURSES (SDNAHN) . Eligibility: must be in an accredited nursing program with at least one semester of  studies completed. Download Application   Deadlines: March 1 and November 1

Assoc. of Raza Educators (A.R.E.), scholarships for Undocumented continuing college students and graduating high school seniors. Scholarships are based on need and active participation in community. Students complete an application and, interview process. Download Application Deadline: March

Hispanic BUSINESS WOMEN Association (NHBWA) Scholarship. Download Guidelines and Application    Deadline: March

Latino and Salvadoran Students (SALEF www.salef.org/):  Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarship Fund.  Download Application. Deadline: April

(HACU) Scholarship Program offers several scholarships ranging in value from $1,000 - $3,500. Scholarships for undergraduate students at 2-year or 4-year institutions in various fields of study. Review the website for upcoming scholarship opportunities.

Latina Leadership Network (LLN) awards $500 scholarships to Latina students attending CA community college.   Criteria: Latina heritage, 24 units (including work in-progress), 2.5 GPA, attending a CA community college, community involvement, 2 letters of recommendation required, unofficial transcripts. The annual deadline is in January l

Non-U.S. Citizen Scholarships

Resources for AB 540 Immigrant Students.

AB540 Undocumented Immigrant College & Financial Aid Guide for Students

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Military Scholarships

Military $1,250 Scholarship open to military students currently enrolled in college and children with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces currently enrolled in college.  Deadline: December 31, 2014

MilitaryVALoan.com Disability Awareness Scholarship - 3 scholarships from $500 to $3,000. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Fall application open September 1st

National Military Family Joanne Holbrook Patton Military SPOUSE Scholarships Eligibility: spouses of uniformed service members (active duty, National Guard and Reserve, retirees, and survivors) from any branch or rank are eligible to apply.  Review the website and Apply Online Deadline January

Camp Pendleton Officer’s Wives Club (OWC)   Scholarship to individuals whose sponsors are active duty members of the Navy, Marine Corps or sister services stationed at Camp Pendleton. The sponsor may be an officer or enlisted; If the sponsor is retired, must be honorably retired from the Navy or Marine Corps by the time the application is submitted. Individuals whose Navy or Marine Corps sponsor is deceased may also apply. All applicants, both the sponsor (active duty or retired) and applicant (active duty, retired, or deceased), must live within a 50-mile radius of Camp Pendleton. Annual Deadline:  February

VETERANS United Scholarship Program http://www.veteransunited.com/about/scholarships/ funded by employee donations. Award five $2,000 biannual scholarships.  Eligibility: have a connection to the military by being one of the following: Veteran, Active-duty, military spouse, child of a military member or veteran; pursuing a post-secondary degree, submit a transcript 2.5 GPA,  and submit a 750-word essay based on three prompts, Apply online.  Fall: October 1 – 31; Spring: April 1 – 30

Oakleaf Club of San Diego County–Maggie Driscoll  $500 to $1,000 Scholarships for students pursuing careers in MEDICAL and Dental fields (ex. nursing, radiology technologist, dental hygienist, doctor, respiratory therapist, etc.). Must be a family member of an officer or enlisted member of U.S. MILITARY active duty, retired or deceased, and enrolled in a degree or certificate program.  Download Application.  Deadline:  April 

AFCEA Educational Foundation  Scholarships & Grants for students who are active-duty, veteran, spouse or dependent. General Emmett Paige Scholarship One application covers several scholarships. Annual deadline: November

Hope For The Warriors® Scholarships for legal spouses or caregivers of U.S. military service members who were wounded, injured or killed while in the line of duty between 2001 and the present. Deadline October

The Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund honors bravery and dedication to those who sacrificed life/limb defending our country by providing educational scholarships to their children. Visit the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund website for details.

National Military Family Association for scholarship resources to the military community.   An annual Military Spouse Scholarship is offered each fall with a January deadline date. 

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, Inc. applicants must be the son or daughter of military personnel, View the eligibility in mid-February, apply online. Review the website for details. 

Military SPOUSE Tuition Assistance program   Department of Defense (DoD) "MyCAA" (My Career Advancement Account)

MiraCosta College Foundation VETERANS Assistance program was established in conjunction with the Victory Fund to provide emergency financial help to military personnel attending MiraCosta College. ELIGIBILITY Must be an incoming or continuing MiraCosta College student, current Active Duty military or a Veteran injured in combat, with financial need.  Download Application.   A Personal Statement is required, visit the MCC Writing Center for assistance. Completion of the application does not guarantee assistance; applicants will be notified of the Victory Fund decision.

North County Retired Military Association (NCRMA

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Study Abroad Scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman STUDY ABROAD Scholarship for students interested in study abroad programs awards up to $5,000 to participate in study abroad and is open to U.S. citizens who are receiving a Pell Grant from their Federal Financial Aid Award. Eligibility: enrolled as undergrad student at 2 or 4-yr U.S. school, U.S. citizen, receiving Pell Grant, study abroad program is 4+ weeks in one country and no more than an academic year, and receiving academic college credit. Learn how to create a compelling application by visiting the online presentation and get started on your international experience today! Apply Online Annual Deadline: March

Boren Scholarships   provide American undergraduate students with the resources and encouragement they need to acquire skills and experiences in areas of the world critical to the future security of our nation, in exchange for their commitment to seek work in the federal government.  Preference is also given to students who will study abroad for longer periods of time and who are highly motivated by the opportunity to work in the federal government.  Maximum scholarship awards are: $8,000 for a summer program (special initiative for STEM students only; 8 weeks minimum) $10,000 for a semester, $20,000 for a full academic year. Annual Deadline: February

AIFS STUDY ABROAD Scholarships scholarships for students who demonstrate academic achievement.

Asia Learn, Scholarship China, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, and Thailand. 

Barcelona Study Abroad Experience

CEA Global Education  scholarships  Argentina, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Czech republic, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, South Africa, Spain

David L. Boren Scholarships Nat’l Security Edu Program for undergraduates, U.S. citizen, GED or high school graduate, study abroad in a country outside Western Europe/Canada/Australia/New Zealand. Apply online

Brockport Study Abroad: Australia, China, Costa Rica, England, France, Ghana, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Philippines, Scotland, Spain, Thailand, and Vietnam. 

CIS Abroad: Australia, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Ecuador, England, France, Ghana, Hawaii, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, and Thailand.

ELAP (Experiential Learning Abroad Program) Buenos Aires, Argentina; Valparaiso and Vina del Mar, Chile; San Jose, Costa Rica; Santiago, Dominican Republic; London; Guanajuato, Mexico: Cusco and Lima, Peru. 

GSE (Global Student Experience) Buenos Aires, Sydney, London, Paris, Florence, Rome, Guadalajara, Mexico; Barcelona, Granada, Madrid, Spain.  

KEI (Knowledge Exchange Institute) Study and Intern abroad in your major.

International Scholarships.com grants, scholarships, loans and information to study abroad.

ISA offers a wide variety of study abroad programs at accredited schools and universities around the world. Scholarship information

ISAC (India Study Abroad Center) Scholarships

NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School)

Semester at Sea Financial Aid & Scholarships =

Study Abroad Funding IIE (Institute of International Education) directory lists detailed descriptions of study abroad scholarships, fellowships, grants, and paid internships.

Via Lingua Int’l (teach English as a Foreign Language)

4-Year Colleges & Universities

Transfer StudentApplication Fee Waiver - The Western Association for College Admission Counseling and the National Association have worked together to create a Transfer StudentApplication Fee Waiver.  Download the fee waiver form.

POMONA College - Claremont Colleges, Claremont, CA. HATOFF-SWAN "full-ride" Transfer scholarship.  MiraCosta students Transferring to Pomona College should inquire to Pomona College about applying to the HATOFF-SWAN Transfer scholarship.  Students MUST complete a FAFSA to be eligible. Pomona College facts and figures; Pomona College majors and minors

University of California (UC) BLUE & GOLD Opportunity Plan  - UC financial aid program intended to expand access to the university for lower-income students by establishing a minimum level of grant aid for undergraduates with financial need and household incomes of less than $80,000.  Visit the website for details.  Students MUST file your FAFSA by the MARCH deadline to be eligible for the upcoming academic year.

CSUSM Scholarships eligibility: Annual scholarship available January through March for students enrolled in at least 6 units in a program leading to a degree or certificate, submit a typed essay. Visit the website for details. (MiraCosta College students who transferred to CSUSM won scholarships:   Mario won a $10,000 LPL Financial scholarship, Laura won a $5,000 Change A Life scholarship; others received a fully loaded MAC Book). Do not miss the Deadline:  March

SDSU - San Diego State University scholarships

Arizona State University  scholarships

Azusa Pacific Univ San Diego Scholarships

Cal State University, FULLERTON scholarships.  CSU Scholarship Program for Future Scholars applications available in the MiraCosta scholarship office

Colorado State University - Western Undergraduate exchange (WUE) Transfer Scholar Award.  Transfer Student Center Information: (970) 491-1858 TransferStudentCenter@colostate.edu.

Mount St.. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA.  offers merit scholarships up to $16,000 per school year to l students interested in applying for Fall 2014. Questions: Call (310) 954-4250.

National University - California Community College Promising Scholar Award

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)  scholarships for transferring students. Visit the website for details.  

San Diego CHRISTIAN College   Call 1-(800)-672-2242

TEXAS A&M University -Bush School of Government & Public Service

University of California, BERKELEY (CAL): The Leadership Award Alumni Scholarship is a one-year, merit-based scholarship that recognizes Cal students who demonstrate innovative, motivational leadership impacting their academic, work, or community environments

UC BERKELEY: The Achievement Award Program is a four-year scholarship program for incoming freshman students and a two-year scholarship program for incoming junior transfer students. Only incoming Cal students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program. The scholarship is renewable, provided recipients meet the following program requirements. Scholarship Connection is UC Berkeley's clearinghouse for scholarships information on that are funded by sources outside the University.

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Alumni Assoc. merit-based scholarships.

University of California, Riverside (UCR) - scholarship information.

University of California, San Diego (UCSD)- - scholarship information.

University of Southern California (USC) - website for scholarships

USC Norman Topping Student Aid Fund (NTSAF) Scholarship program for entering students.  Deadline May 8, 2013.  Contact: Felipe Martinez (213) 740-7575 felipema@usc.edu

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