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Scholarship Information

 
On Going Scholarships-
 
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Amount:   Amount Varies
Criteria:   Plan to attend a 4 year college, Maintain GPA 3.0+; apply for FAFSA;
                               + Legal resident
Application Process: www.hsf.net 
Deadline:   Varies depending on specific scholarship applying
 

Army ROTC Scholarships

Amount: Amounts varies (Full Rides)Criteria: Student should be well rounded, determined to succeed and have   demonstrated achievement in academics and fitness, community  involvement.  Good ASVAB scores.

Application Process: www.armyrotc.com

Deadline: Ongoing

 

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Inc.

Amount: Amount varies/ Multiple Awards

Criteria: Hispanic Students

Application Process: www.chcinextopp.net

Deadline:  Varies depending on specific scholarship applying

 

CollegeNET.com

Amount: Amount Varies (over $1, 614,002 awarded to date)

Criteria: Drawing, must register, participate, etc.

Application Process: www.CollegeNET.com

Deadline:  Varies depending on specific scholarship applying

 

CollegeXpressOnling Scholarships

Amount:                  Varies

Criteria:  Varies per scholarship

Application Process: www.collegeexpress.com

 

CSU Bakersfield Freshman Scholarship

Amount:  $500 - $5,000

Criteria:  Intend to enroll at CSU Bakersfield and have good grades during high school

Application Process:  http://www.csub.edu/finaid/types/schol/index.html


CSU Fresno State Freshman Scholarships
Amount:  $100-35,000
Criteria:  Enrolled at CSU Fresno and have good grades during High School
Application Process: http://www.Fresnostate.edu/studentaffairs/scholarships/ 
Deadline:  Varies depending on specific scholarship applying



DeVry University Scholarship
Amount:   Amounts varies

Criteria:   Take SAT and/or ACT and apply to DeVry University application
Application Process:  www.devry.edu/tuition/scholarships-detail.jsp 
Deadline:  Varies depending on specific scholarship applying

 

Imagine-America

Amount:   Amount Varies

Criteria:   US Citizen; Financial need; Community Service

Application Process:  www.imagine-america.org/ 

Deadline:   Ongoing


Latino College Dollars Website (multiple ones available)

Amount:   Amount Varies

Criteria:   Latino students only

Application Process:  www.latinocollegedollars.org/ 

Deadline:   Ongoing



Merit Aid Scholarships

Amount:  Amount Varies

Criteria:   GPA 2.0+ and wanting to attend college

Application Process:  www.meritaid.com 

Deadline:   Ongoing



Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Funds (MALDEF)

Amount:   Amount Varies

Criteria:   Search engine for Scholarships, many for IMMIGRANT STUDENTS

Application Process:  www.maldef.com 

Deadline:   Ongoing



Military Scholarships

Amount:   Amount Varies

Criteria:   High School Graduate; good ASVAB scores

Application Process:  www.usmilitary.com/militaryscholarships.html 

Deadline:   Ongoing

 

 September

 
Quest Bridge - 
The QuestBridge National College Match is a college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges. Due September 27th

 

Gates Scholarship
Applicant must have an outstanding academic record in high school (in the top 10% of his/her graduating class). Demonstrated leadership ability (e.g., as shown through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities) Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., emotional maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.).   Due September 15th

 

October

 

Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship-
Applicant must be a high school scholar athlete who has a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, participated in high school athletics and has a strong record of leadership and community service. Due October 2nd
 
 
Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship 
Applicant must be a senior who is a U.S citizen, U.S. National, or Permanent Resident who plans to attend an accredited U.S college/university and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Scholarship candidates should have a strong record of community service, extra-curricular activities and leadership. Due October 31, 2017 
 
Horatio Alger Scholarship   
Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must be a senior with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 of higher, strong record of extra-curricular activities, community service, financial need and a United States citizen.  Applicant should display integrity/perseverance in overcoming adversity and demonstrate a strong commitment to their college education. Due October 25th  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/

 

 

November

 

 

December

 

 

 

January

 DELL SCHOLARS PROGRAM - $20,000 DEADLINE: January, For seniors who have participated in an approved college readiness program such as AVID and Upward Bound for a minimum of two years; have a minimum GPA of 2.4; demonstrated financial need (must fill out the FAFSA); plans to enter a 4-year college/university; be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. http://www.dellscholars.org/

The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
APIASF offers scholarship opportunities for Asian American and Pacific Islander students with financial need to increase their access to higher education and resources that cultivate their academic, personal, and professional success  .http://www.apiasf.org/scholarships.html
Due January 11, 2018

 

 

February

 The James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation will award thousands of dollars in scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year to students with a record of leadership and volunteerism in the community and participation in extracurricular school activities. 
Interested students may receive complete details and apply for the Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program by visiting  FreemontFoundation.com/scholarships.  The deadline is February 2, 2018

 Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship 
This scholarship, awards at least $3,000 to one or more graduating migrant high school students. Due date is February 23, 2018 Log on and view the criteria for this scholarship.
   

March

Team Heidi - coming soon 

Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships 

The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education. Please check out this webpage and view the many available scholarships for you.
 
 
 
Tulare County Dairy Women Scholarships
This scholarship is for students whose parents work on a dairy.  There are 2 scholarships available.  Must be attending a 2 or 4 year college, a 3.0 or higher GPA.  Due March 1st.  Applications are available in the counseling office.https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

 

National Scholarship/UC Merced

The application for the National Scholarship, offered by TheDream.Us, opens Nov. 1TheDream.US is a multimillion dollar national college scholarship fund created to help immigrant youth get a college education. 
TheDream.US provides motivated undocumented students with scholarships of up to $29,000 to help cover tuition and fees not already covered by the aid they may already be eligible for at their respective institutions.Due March 1st.  See link above for information and application

 

The Robert Miller Memorial Scholarship

  Each year either a $500 (for Alan Hancock Community College) or a $1,000 (for Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo) scholarship will be awarded.• Financial need • Demonstrated scholastic ability • Community involvement and leadership and/or work employment and Sports participation  • 500 word essay, click here for the  Application 2018

Due March 16, 2018 

 

 

 

Ray Jones Scholarship Fund  The RAY JONES SCHOLARSHIP FUND provides financial assistance to selected California Indian students graduating from a central valley high school and pursuing a postsecondary degree. Five scholarship awards of $2,500 each will be awarded to selected applicants seeking a postsecondary degree at a two or four- year college, university, or vocational- technical school. One $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to a selected applicant seeking a bachelor's degree from a four year college or university. Applications are available in the counseling office.  Due March 31, 2018

 

April

Geneseo Migrant Center
 The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships, to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education.  There are a number of scholarships on this site.  Please check out all of them and see if you qualify. April 15th for all.  Applications are available in the scholarship box if needed 
 
 
Lower Tule River Irrigation District & Pixley Irrigation District Water Resources Scholarship
Must attend a 4 year university and be  enrolled in a course of study related to agriculture and water resources. Preference on awarding the Scholarship will be given to residents and landowners of the Lower Tule River Irrigation District (LTRID) and Pixley Irrigation District (PID). Applications available in the guidance office.  April 18th due date.  $10,000
 
 

 

 

 

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Scholarship search websites:
www.CaliforniaColleges.edu – Complete list of California colleges & universities with $$$ http://www.campusexplorer.com/scholarships - Find scholarships by schools & majors
http://www.cappex.com – College & scholarship search
http://www.chegg.com/scholarships – Scholarship search
www.collegeboard.com - College search, SAT, PSAT & AP information
www.collegescholarships.com – College & Scholarship search
www.collegeview.com – College, Career & Major search
www.discovercolleges.com – Christian college & university search, scholarship drawings
http://www.education-leadership.org – Professional development internships
http://e4fc.org/scholarshiplists.html - Scholarships that don’t require proof of U.S. citizenship
http://www.fastweb.com – Scholarship search
http://financialaid.ucdavis.edu/scholarships/outside.html - Scholarship search and tips outside of UC Davis http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/ www.Gocollege.com - The Student’s Reference to Finding Money and Getting the Most out of College Education
www.hsf.net – Scholarships for Hispanic students
http://www.icanaffordcollege.com – Money for community college
https://www.salliemae.com/plan-for-college/ - Scholarship search & Student Loans
www.Scholarships.com- Scholarship & College search
https://scholarships360.org – Scholarship search
http://scholarshipamerica.org – Scholarship & Financial Aid
www.Scholarshipexperts.com – Scholarship matching service
http://www.schoolproof.com – College & Major match
www.Studentawards.com – Scholarship matching and peer to peer support
http://www.suntrusteducation.com – Paying for college plan & advice
www.Supercollege.com – Scholarship & college search
http://studentscholarships.org – Scholarship search & Career and Salary comparison
http://tuitionfundingsources.com - Scholarships, Financial Aid, Student Loans & Career Info https://www.unigo.com/scholarships - Directory of Scholarships
http://weeklyscholarshipalert.com/ - Weekly notices with links to scholarships
http://www.wellsfargo.com/collegesteps - monthly scholarships awards
 www.zinch.com -  Zinch, helping with paying for books
 www.scholarships4students.com-  scholarships for every student
www.questbridge.org - scholarships for high achieving low income students
http://www.getintocollege.com/ Student and parent help for college applications