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The New Century Pathway Scholarship
Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Foundation, The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, the American Association of Community Colleges and Phi Theta Kappa.
To be eligible:
o Be enrolled at an accredited two-year college through December 2017 in a minimum of six (6) semester credit hours [or nine (9) quarter credit hours] of associate degree, college-level coursework at the time of application.
o Hold a minimum of a 3.50 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0 on all college-level coursework completed in the past five years
o Include all transcripts, fall 2012 – present.
o GPA is evaluated at the time of application, and no courses can be marked as incomplete. Student must maintain a 3.50 or higher GPA through the fall 2017 semester to remain eligible.
o Be on track to earn an associate or a bachelor's degree (or the equivalent of a U.S. associate or bachelor's degree)
o Applicants must have a minimum of 36 semester (or 54 quarter) college‐evel credit hours completed at or transferred to a two-year college by December 31, 2017, and 48 semester (or 72 quarter) college‐evel credit hours by August 31, 2018.2
o To be considered for the Coca‐Cola Academic Team, the student must be enrolled at least part‐ime at a two‐ear or four‐ear college for the fall 2018 semester. Proof of enrollment will be requested.
o To be considered for the New Century Transfer Pathway Scholarship, the student must be enrolled at least part-time at a four-year college for the fall 2018 semester. Proof of enrollment will be requested.
Students should complete their online application.
Applications Available for On-Line Entry NOW!!!
- Deadline for Completing On-Line Applications (less FacultyRecommendations) November 20, 2017
- LPC Scholarship Committee Review and Nominee Selection November 21, 2017
- Deadline for Nominees to Revise On-Line Applications and Obtain Faculty Recommendations December 30, 2017
- College Nomination Submission Deadline December 1, 2017
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Transfer Scholarship
The Cooke Foundation provides up to $40,000 per year, making it the largest private scholarship for community college transfer students in the country.
As minimum criteria, students must:
• Be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or 2-year institution with sophomore status or a recent graduate (within the last 5 years)
• Have a cumulative college GPA of 3.5 or above
• Plan to transfer to a 4-year college or university to begin studies in the following fall
• Demonstrate unmet financial need
Deadline: November 27, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
Live Your Dream Award
The Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education & Training Awards for Women program has been helping women around the world since 1972. This program provides cash grants to women who are working to better their lives through additional schooling and skills training. More Information PDF
Deadline: November 30, 2018
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative
Now accepting applications for 2019 eQuality Scholarships. eQuality is California's foremost program recognizing LGBT+ and ally youth for their service to the LGBT+ community. Scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors, community college transfer students, undergraduate nursing students, and graduate health care students. $6000
Deadline: January 31, 2019
Help Your Loved One Scholarship from SeniorLivingHelp.org
A $1,000 scholarship is being offered to one student every year who has in some way helped an elderly loved one. In order to qualify for the Help Your Loved One Scholarship, a student needs to be currently enrolled at a 2 or 4-year college or university, either in an undergraduate or graduate / advanced degree program.
Scholarship application must be submitted by May 1st of each calendar year. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 15th of each year.
RaiseMe is a social enterprise focused on expanding access to higher education, especially among low income and first generation students. RaiseMe partners with universities to offer students scholarships for their achievements during high school and community college. https://www.raise.me/transfer
PVF Meng Grant Program
Payment Schedule: None
Amount: $500 - $1000
There are two application deadlines each year:
- For fall semester funding: September 30th
- For spring semester funding: February 28th
Full-time student currently enrolled in a 2-year vocational training program at a community college, have a career goal, minimum GPA of 2.50, financial need, U.S. citizen, live in Alameda County, 35 years old or younger, no plans to continue to a four year institution, have evidence of partial self-support. Information and application at http://www.venturesfoundation.org
DAR National Society
Payment Schedule: Various Scholarships
Daughters of the American Revolution - The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.
The DAR Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to qualified applicants regardless
of race, religion, sex or national origin. All multi-year scholarships, typically
renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance at an accredited
college or university in the United States. The only exception is the American Indian
Scholarship that is available for students pursuing vocational training.
Health Professions Education Foundation
Payment Schedule: Varies
The Foundation administers a number of scholarships and loan repayment programs for health professional students and graduates. All program recipients are required to provide direct patient care in a medically underserved area of California as designated by the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development. All programs require applicants to document their financial need. Additional criteria that will be considered in the selection of recipients include the applicant’s work experience, community background, career goals, the length of commitment to practice in a medically underserved area, community involvement, and prior academic performance. ViewWebsite for details: www.healthprofessions.ca.gov
Please Visit LPC Veterans First Program for more Information on Various Scholarship Opportunities
Scholarship Programs for Veterans
Please visit collegescholarships.org/scholarships/veterans.htm
Special Operations Warriors Foundation
Payment Schedule: Go to Website for details
The (SOWF) provides college scholarship grants, based on need, along with financial aid and educational counseling to the children of Special Operations personnel who were killed in an operational mission or training accident. Applications and additional information can be found online at www.specialops.org
Sacramento State Alumni Association Scholarship
The Sacramento State Alumni Association awards one or more scholarships of $2,500 annually from the Alumni Scholarship Fund to undergraduate students transferring to or currently attending Sacramento State. Applicants need not be related to members of the Alumni Association or graduates of Sacramento State. www.SacStateAlumni.com/scholarships
An applicant for selection of this award must:
- Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.4 or better
- Be currently enrolled or accepted as a transfer in an undergraduate program at Sacramento State
- Must carry a full-time course load of 12+ units/semester
Cal Poly Scholarship Programs
www.ess.calpoly.edu search under the “scholarships” tab for details on the scholarships.
CSU Scholarship Programs
Deadline varies. Inquiries regarding student scholarships should be directed to the CSU campus Financial Aid Office to which a student is attending and/or applying for admission. Each campus maintains a list of available scholarships including selection criteria and application procedures. For information please visit, www.calstate.edu
George A. Miller Scholars Program
Payment Schedule: Varies
The Miller Scholars Program is intended for students who are both Low-Income and First-Generation transfer students. Students are selected based on their academic research, commitment to community service, and leadership potential. Website
Golden Gate University Scholarships
There are various scholarships, some paying full tuition for Golden Gate University, for community college transfer students, underrepresented minority students, working students, and other categories. For further information on Golden Gate Scholarships, call Enrollment Services, 415-442-7800 visit: www.ggu.edu then click on the “admissions and costs” link, then “financial aid” links to get to the scholarships page.
University of California Scholarship Programs
Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan is a financial aid program intended to expand access to UC for lower-income students.
Each University campus and some campus alumni associations award scholarships to students in recognition of achievement and potential. A wide variety of scholarships are available — including the University wide Regents Scholarship program and campus-based scholarships such as Alumni Scholarships and Chancellor's Scholarships. There are also restricted scholarships for students with specific backgrounds, academic interests or career objectives. At most campuses, students are eligible to receive more than one award. For more information please visit:
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