California Scholarships

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First 10 California scholarships:
House Of Puerto Rico San Diego Doña Casilda Pagan Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
July 31
The House of Puerto Rico San Diego sponsors the Casilda Pagán Educational/ Vocational Scholarship. This scholarship is being offered to high school seniors/ graduates or college/post-graduate students. The applicant must be a current active member of the House of Puerto Rico San Diego or a San Diego County resident of Puerto Rican descent, who has contributed at least 10 hours of community service through HPRSD within the last year. If you need to complete your volunteer hours please contact Joe Carballo at jcarballo@san.rr.com. With this award, we hope to assist youth or adults in the attainment of their educational and professional goals.
Contact:
Postal Address PO Box 81982 San Diego, CA 92138 Casita Museum Address 2172 Pan American Road East San Diego, CA 92101 General Inquiries EMail: hprsd@houseofpuertorico.com Voice Mail: (619) 234-3445 www.houseofpuertorico.com/pagan.html#app
Disabled Students Pursuing a Career in Law
 
Amount:
$1,000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
August 01
Minimum GPA - 2.8 Proof of Disability. U.S. Citizen Must be enrolled in accredited college for fall 2015.
Contact:
Friedl Richardson 19840 North Cave Creek Road Phoenix, AZ 85024 Phone: randy@friedlrichardson.com Url: www.friedlrichardson.com/scholarships/disabled-students-pursuing-a-career-in-law-scholarship/
Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Hispanic Leadership Master's Grant
 
Amount:
Full Tuition
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Aug 30
Must be of Hispanic Heritage. Must live and/or work in one of the following counties: El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sutter, Yolo or Yuba. Must be an active member of the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce if awarded the grant. Agree to help identify candidates for the scholarship if awarded in the future. Must also submit free, online application to Drexel University.
Contact:
Nancy Thompson Drexel University 916.325.4602 thompson@drexel.edu Celia Cortez SHCC 916.486.7700 celia@sachcc.org
Association of Black Women Physicians Rebecca Lee, M.D. Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Sep 04
Applicants must be in good academic standing at a Southern California medical school OR be a permanent resident of Southern California and be in good academic standing at any medical school.
Contact:
ABWP Rebecca Lee, M. D. Scholarship Committee 4712 Admiralty Way, #175 Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 E-mail: abwpassistant@yahoo.com Phone: (310) 364-1438
Rebecca Lee, M.D. Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Sept 04
Applicants must be in good academic standing at a Southern California medical school OR be a permanent resident of Southern California and be in good academic standing at any medical school.
Contact:
ABWP Rebecca Lee, M. D. Scholarship Committee 4712 Admiralty Way,
Health Professions Education Foundation Allied Healthcare Scholarship (AHS)
 
Amount:
Up to $4000
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
Sept 11
Scholarships available for allied healthcare students who are accepted or enrolled into the fields of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Assistant, Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy Assistant, Radiation Therapy Technology, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Surgical Technician, and Ultrasound Technician will be given priority. Other allied health professions may apply. Awardee commits to a one-year service obligation or 100 hours volunteer service practicing direct patient care in a medically underserved area (MUA) of California. Minimum 2.0 GPA. Must have legal presence in California and be enrolled in an accredited school in California.
Contact:
Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street, Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213 Phone (within California): (800) 773-1669 Phone (outside California): (916) 326-3640 Fax: (916) 324-6585 E-mail: hpef-email@oshpd.ca.gov
Italian American Lawyers Association Scholarship
 
Amount:
$3000
Awards:
15-20
Deadline:
September 30
Open to Los Angeles residents. Italian American Heritage. Selection of applicants is based on financial need, academic merit and potential to contribute to the Italian American Community.
Contact:
Italian American Lawyers Association c/o J. Sheldon Capeloto, Esq. 315 West Arden Avenue, Suite 28 Glendale, California 91203 Phone: (818) 548-7788 Fax: (818) 548-7737 E-mail: jcapeloto@capelotolaw.com
Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October
Applicants must be young women who graduate from a high school in Los Angeles County. Selection is based on scholastic achievement, financial need and academic promise.
Contact:
Please contact the financial aid office at one of the participating California colleges or universities to apply.
Jordanian American Association Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October 1
Open to students of Jordanian descent. Please contact for additional eligibility requirements.
Contact:
The JAA Center 305 Linden Avenue South San Francisco, CA 94080 650.583.0132 contact@jaasf.org Website: www.jaasf.org
Health Professions Education Foundation Vocational Nurse Scholarship (VNSP)
 
Amount:
Up to $4000
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
October 1
To be eligible for the Vocational Nurse Scholarship, the applicant must: be currently accepted or enrolled in a Vocational Nurse program in California, be free from any other service obligation, have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in the state of California, graduate after January 31, 2015. be willing to work in a medically underserved area for two years complete and submit your application through CalREACH by October 1. Those awarded the Vocational Nurse Scholarship may receive up to $4,000. If awarded, recipients agree to a two-year service obligation practicing direct patient care at a qualified facility in California. Qualified facilities include those designated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources Administration (HRSA) as a medically underserved area (MUA), health professional shortage area (HPSA), county, state or veterans facility.
Contact:
Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street, Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213 Phone (within California): (800) 773-1669 Phone (outside California): (916) 326-3640 Fax: (916) 324-6585 E-mail: hpef-email@oshpd.ca.gov