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Scholarships... In a Nutshell

 

  • Every scholarship is different, has its own qualifications, requirements and deadlines.

  • Scholarhips can be worth varying amounts of money typically ranging from $50 to full tuition.

  • Scholarships can require any or all of the following: an application, an essay, transcripts, letters of recommendation, other.

AVOID SCAMS… you should NEVER have to pay to apply for a scholarship

 

Scholarships

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TYPES of Scholarships

Local Scholarships-

Application in SPRING. From local businesses, charities, clubs, and individuals.  We will announce when application is available!  Every SENIOR should apply!


Ongoing Private Scholarship List-

Any outside scholarship that we are made aware of will be posted on this site to the LEFT.  As we get mailed/emailed information we will post, so CHECK OFTEN!!  SCOE and Stanislaus Futures also keep running lists and may be another good resource!  Their links are here-  https://www.stanislauscf.org/receive/scholarships/ and https://www.stancoe.org/division/scholarships


CSU/UC/JC Scholarships-

Each college typically has their own scholarship page/list of scholarships available to students attending THEIR school.  Check the websites of the schools you are applying to. (Tip: the UC application ALSO serves as your application to UC scholarships!  Win!)


National Scholarship Searches

There's more!  There are THOUSANDS of scholarships out there.  These websites will dramatically expand your scholarship search. Below is a link for a list of the most popular scholarship search engines.  Create a profile and they will narrow the list and email you directly with ones YOU may qualify for. 

 List of Scholarship Search Engines