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First 10 California scholarships:

Amount:
$250-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 12
Re-entry student from the Monterey County area. Undergrad: Transfer (Junior) Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial Need: Must demonstrate need Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res/AB540 GPA: Minimum cumulative: 2.50
Contact:
CSU Monterey Bay, 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955-8001 Phone: 831-582-3000 Url: https://csumb.academicworks.com/opportunities/1175
Amount:
Up to $5000
Awards:
Up to 10
Deadline:
February 14
Demonstrated community involvement over a period of several years. Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Demonstrated financial hardship. Graduating high school senior or graduate of a public or private high school in San Mateo County or Santa Clara County. Planning to enroll or enrolled in a four-year college or university as a full-time student. United States citizen.
Contact:
Questions about applying? Contact 650.450.5487 or scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org https://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/crain
Amount:
$3000-$6000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 15th (high school and undergraduate) March 1st (graduate students)
Open to California students whose parents and/or grandparents are proprietors of, or employed by an individual or corporation holding a California liquor, beer or wine license. Students must plan to enroll in a four-year college or university immediately following high school graduation. A second program is open to students planning to enroll in a four-year college/university upon transfer to a four-year college/university. Must demonstrate outstanding community service.
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 17
Belong to a minority group under-represented in the California College and University system, principally African- Americans; Americans (North, Central, or South) derived from Spanish speaking cultures; Native Americans; and Pacific Islanders. Be enrolled for the fall semester prior to the award (or have completed your course work within the past year) at Diablo Valley, Contra Costa, or Los Medanos Colleges. Applicants may not be currently enrolled nor intend to enroll before next June in a four-year college or university. Be eligible (have sufficient and proper units) to transfer to a four-year institution with junior standing for the next fall term (or at the latest the next spring term) following the award. Provide evidence of financial need. Complete and submit on time the application with all required attachments. If selected for interview, you MUST attend the Saturday morning Selection Committee interviews in the spring.
Contact:
Kennedy King Memorial College Scholarship Fund, Ltd. P. O. Box 727, Martinez, CA 94553 email: info@kennedyking.org website: www.kennedyking.org
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 18
Major: All Majors Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial Need: Must demonstrate need GPA: Minimum cumulative: 2.50
Contact:
California State University, Monterey Bay Call: 831-582-3000 Visit: 5108 Fourth Avenue, Marina, CA 93933 Mail: 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955 https://csumb.edu/ https://csumb.academicworks.com/opportunities/1366
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
100
Deadline:
February 19
The applicant must be a resident of San Diego County, a senior high school student attending an accredited public or private school in San Diego County, scheduled to graduate in the spring semester and have a desire to continue his or her education at a vocational/technical school, college or university. Note: All high school seniors may apply regardless of their grade point average
Contact:
San Diego County Salute to Education P.O. Box 19366 San Diego, CA 92159-0366 Phone 619-521-2404 www.salutetoeducation.com
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Up to 10
Deadline:
February 20
Young woman aged 18 to 26. Maximum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale. Demonstrated financial hardship. Current resident of San Mateo County, preference given to residents of East Palo Alto, East Menlo Park, Redwood City and San Mateo. Current graduating high school senior, graduate or G.E.D. certificate holder: preference given to students who attend(ed) East Palo Alto Academy, East Side College Prep, Menlo Atherton, Sequoia, Carlmont and San Mateo high schools. Planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university as a full-time student. United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (eligible non-citizens include United States legal residents and A.B. 540 students).
Contact:
Upload PDF versions of your official transcripts to Apply SVCF AND mail hard copy originals (unless your school provides official electronic transcripts) to the address below: Attn: Scholarships Silicon Valley Community Foundation 2440 W. El Camino Real, Suite 300 Mountain View, CA 94040 If your school provides official electronic transcripts, they can be sent to scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org. https://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/curry
Amount:
Up to $1,000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
February 20
Demonstrated passion for creative writing (two writing samples are required with student's application) Graduating high school senior or graduate of a public or private high school in San Mateo County or Santa Clara County Planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a four-year college or university as a full-time student United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (eligible non-citizens include United States legal residents and A.B. 540 students)
Contact:
Upload PDF versions of your official transcripts to Apply SVCF AND mail hard copy originals (unless your school provides official electronic transcripts) to the address below: Attn: Scholarships Silicon Valley Community Foundation 2440 W. El Camino Real, Suite 300 Mountain View, CA 94040 If your school provides official electronic transcripts, they can be sent to scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org. Website: www.siliconvalleycf.org
Amount:
Cash scholarship for $5,000, disbursed annually in equal amounts of $1,250 over four years.
Awards:
Deadline:
February 22
Warner Bros. awards Honorships, internship-scholarship packages, to graduating high school seniors passionate about the business of entertainment. Honorship recipients should have an interest in careers in the business side of the entertainment industry ranging from traditional business functions, such as finance, human resources, operations, marketing, and communications, to more technical or creative roles such as post-production and sound editing. Be a graduating high school senior in Burbank or Los Angeles County. Animation applicants must be a high school senior in the United States. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 upon graduation Plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university Be passionate about a career in the business of entertainment Have effective verbal and written communication skills
Amount:
$2500-$10,000
Awards:
40
Deadline:
February 24
Be a high school senior or graduate, have received GED certification or be a postsecondary undergraduate student. Veterans and adults returning to school are encouraged to apply. Primary residence is a PG&E customer in California at the time of application Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university in California. Applicants for these exclusively PG&E-funded grants must meet eligibility above as well as: Express an interest in energy and a demonstrated aptitude in STEM Plan to enroll full-time in one of the following majors: Engineering (electrical, mechanical, computer, industrial, environmental), Computer Science/Information Systems, Cyber Security, Environmental Sciences, Demonstrate academic achievement, school or community leadership and financial need.
Contact:
Pacific Gas and Electric Company P.O. Box 997300 Sacramento, CA 95899-7300 www.pge.com