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 Ron Brown Scholarship Program Deadline January 9, 2019; $40,000 - 10 Awards

Eligibility Requirements
  • Must be Black/African American that excels academically

NASA Scholarship - Deadline January 10, 2019; $2,900

Eligibility Requirements
  • Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census
  • Be enrolling as an undergraduate in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2019

United States JCI Foundation Scholarship - Deadline January 11, 2019; $1000 - 20 awards

Eligibility Requirements
  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Plan to continue their education at an accredited post-secundary college, university or vocational school

Coolidge Scholarship - Deadline January 23, 2019 5pm EST; FULL -RIDE

Eligibility Requirements
  • high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2020
  • American citizen or legal permanent resident
  • interest in public policy
  • and appreciation for and understanding of the values President Coolidge championed
  • humility and service

Alliance of Asian/Pacific Administrators (AAPA) Scholarship - Deadline January 25, 2019; $2,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • Is of Asian / Pacific Island ancestry
  • Will be graduating senior of the Los Angeles Unified School District in June 2019
  • Has maintained at least a 2.5 GPA or better with evidence of good character, citizenship, and school/ community service

Professional Businesswomen of California Academic Scholarship - Deadline January 31, 2019; up to $10000

Eligibility Requirements
  • high school seniors who are women
  • California residents

Generation Google Scholarship - Opens in January (Available for those applying to their Summer Program)!

Eligibility Requirements
  • Be a current high school senior
  • Intent to be enrolled as a full-time student in a 4 year BA/BS program in the US or Canada Fall 2018. 
  • Intend to be enrolled at a university in a computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, or related area department for the 2018-2019 academic year.
  • Be able to demonstrate an interest in and motivation for studying computer science.
  • Be able to attend every day of CSSI.
  • The program is open to all qualified high school seniors who meet the above criteria. We strongly encourage students from historically underrepresented groups, including Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, to apply.
Stay In School Scholarship - Deadline February 1, 2019; Six $4,000 
Eligibility Requirements
  • seniors planning to attend a four-year college beginning in the Fall of 2019
  • students residing in the greater Los Angeles area
(NEW!!) Rotary Club of Los Angeles Scholarship - Deadline February 1, 2019; $1,000- $2,000 
Eligibility Requirements
  • Completion of A-G Courses with a grade of "C" or better
  • Unweighted GPA 3.5 or better to qualify
  • Extra consideration for first generation college-bound
  • Extra consideration for a strong history of community service
Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter Delta Theta  Sorority , Inc Scholarship - Deadline February 2, 2019; varies
Eligibility Requirements
  • Be an African-American high school senior within the County of Los Angeles school district. 
  • Have at least a 3.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale and a SAT score that is in the 90th percentile or higher. 
  • Demonstrate extra-curricular activities and leadership qualities
  • Show evidence of financial assistance
Darlene Panfill Music Scholarship  - Deadline February 8, 2019; $300

(Pick up application at the College Center)

Eligibility Requirements
  • Student attending an LAUSD secondary school (grades 6-12)within the 31st District area (San Fernando Valley- Tujunga- Sunland)
  • The scholarship must be used between June 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019

Association of Educational Office Employees 2018-2019 College Scholarship- Deadline February 12, 2019; 92 scholarships of $3,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • Must be interested in pursuing a professional goal or career degree. 
  • Must attend a school within the continental United States, including Alaska and Hawaii
  • Selections will be based on grade "B" or better and on financial need. 
Live Mas Scholarship - Deadline February 21, 2019; 
Eligibility Requirements
  • Legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia
  • at least 16 years of age and no older than 24 years of age. 
  • on track to apply for or currently enrolled in an accredited post-high school/post -secondary educational programs
  • Employees of Taco Bell Foundation, Inc., Taco Bell of America, LLC, Taco Bell Corp. and its parent, subsidiaries of its parent, franchisees, licensees, and the advertising and promotion agencies involved with this Program are not eligible to apply or receive a scholarship through this version of the program.

Live Mas Scholarship (Restaurant Employee Program) - Deadline February 21, 2019;

Eligibility Requirements
  • You must be an employee of Taco Bell of America, LLC, Taco Bell Corp, or any of its franchises or licensees 
  • Minimum of 3 months of continuous employment with such entity in a position (Team member, Trainer, Shift Leader, Assistant General Manager, or Restaurant General Manager, etc..) as of the last day of application
  • Legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia
  • at least 16 years of age and no older than 24
  • on track to apply for or enrolled in an accredited post-high school/ post-secondary educational program

COBA Scholarship - Deadline February 22, 2019; $2,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • Not related to a COBA member
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Black/African American 
  • Demonstrates financial need

Dr Lawrence H. Moore Human Relations Scholarship - Deadline February 22, 2019; $2,000 for 4 years

Eligibility Requirements
  • Not related to a COBA member
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Black/African American 
  • Demonstrates financial need

Visual and Performing Arts Scholarships (VAPA)- Deadline February 23, 2019; up to $30,000

Eligibility Requirements (Requirements varies)
  • Open to all majors
  • Incoming freshman(Seniors) to Cal Lutheran
  • Perform in at least one major ensemble related to your audition area. Instrumental recipients must participate in the Mariachi Ensemble, the String Symphony or the Wind Ensemble. Vocal recipients must participate in a choral ensemble.
  • Enroll in private lessons at Cal Lutheran each semester.
  • Regularly attend the Music Department's Performance Forum each month.
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.

(NEW!!) Shui Kuen & Allen Chin Scholarship - Deadline February 26, 2019; 2 awards of $1,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • past/Present Worker in Asian Restaurant (or child of)
  • Open to all ethnicity
  • Record of Community Advocacy & Social Justice Work
  • Incoming Freshman
  • Financial Need

(NEW!!) Banatao Family Filipino American Education Fund- Deadline February 26, 2019; $5000

Eligibility Requirements
  • at least 50% Filipino Heritage
  • Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Environmental or Physical Science major
  • SF Bay Area, Orange County, Los Angeles, or San Diego Resident
  • Incoming Freshman
  • Financial Need

(NEW!!) Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship - Deadline February 28, 2019; $2,500 - $5,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • at least 50% Asian Heritage
  • minimum of 2.8 GPA
  • Incoming Freshman
  • Financial Need
  • Resident of California

(NEW!!) Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship Programs - Deadline February 28, 2019; 10 scholarships from $1,000 to $20,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • Incoming or current college students of any ethnic background
  • Must plan to be enrolled full time in the fall
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident unless otherwise stated

Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship- Deadline February 28, 2019; $1,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • U.S. resident
  • Enrolled as a full-time high school senior

Dr Karin Duran Memorial Youth ScholarshipDeadline March 1, 2019; several $1,000

Eligibility Requirements
  • Be of Latina Heritage
  • Be a graduating senior from a high school in the San Fernando Valley
  • Attending either a two-year or four-year college/university full-time Fall 2019
  • Have a minimum 2.5 unweighted GPA

Middle Class Scholarship- Deadline March 2, 2019;no more than 40% the amount of University of California system-wide tuition

Eligibility Requirements
  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or have AB540 status
  • Be a California resident
  • Not be in default on a student loan
  • Maintain s 2.0 GPA
  • Meet income and other financial aid standards


Italian Catholic Federation scholarship- Deadline March 15, 2019; $400 - $1000

Eligibility Requirements
  • 3.2 GPA
  • Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Arizona, California, Illinois and Nevada, only where Branches of the Federation are established; or,
  • Are Roman Catholic but need not be of Italian Descent or live where Branches of the Federation are established if either Roman Catholic parent, guardian or grandparent is a member of the “Italian Catholic Federation.”

CANERS Foundation Scholarship- Deadline March 15, 2019; <$2,500

Eligibility Requirements
  • Current High-School Student
  • Planning to study in a horticulture related field in  Fall 2019
FIDM- National Scholarship Competition - Deadline March 29, 2019;  twenty eight $31,500 and full one year scholarship to FIDM
  • For Student Applying to FIDM
  • Must be majoring in : Apparel Industry Management, Beauty Marketing & Product Development, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Merchandising & Marketing, Merchandise Product Development, Social media, or Visual Communications. 
(NEW!!)2019 Paul Mitchell Schools Scholarship - Deadline July 8,2019 ;  $2000
  • Applicant must be accepted by Paul Mitchell the School Sherman Oaks and cannot be enrolled on another school that offers a similar course of study at the time of awarding or disbursement. 
  • Each applicant may receive only ONE Paul Mitchell Schools' scholarship award per education program
  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen, at least seventeen (17) years old, with a high school diploma or equivalent, or upcoming high school graduation prior to the chosen enrollment date. 
  • Scholarship recipients must maintain grades of 90% in theory, 90% in practican, and 90% attendance throughout each Satisfactory Academic Progress period, and maintain full compliance with Paul Mitchell Schools' rules and regulations. 
  • Employees of the school and their family members are NOT eligible to participate. 
(NEW!!)Scholarship for Student Caregivers - Deadline July 31,2019 ;  $1000
  • Applicants must be actively enrolled in or accepted to attend a U.S college or university and pursuing a career in senior care. 
William L.Henry,Don L.Lee Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2019;  $1,000
  • For Student Applying to FIDM
  • You must indicate that you are a full time, High School senior student enrolled in a public or private school.
  • You must maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA 
  • You must be accepted and enrolled in a two or four-year college or university in a program focusing on fisheries, natural resources, environmental sciences, forest resources, oceanography or related field with similar emphasis to be approved by the selection committee. 
Lapiz Family Scholarship - Deadline April 26, 2019;  $2,000
  • Past/Present Farm or Migrant Farm Worker (or child of)
  • Incoming Freshman 
  • Financial Need
Superpower Scholarship - Deadline October 31 2019;  $2500
  • Be thirteen years of age or older at the time of the application
  • Be legal resident of the fifty United States or District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution or higher education
Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship - Deadline October 31 2019;  $2000
  • Be thirteen years of age or older at the time of the application
  • Be legal resident of the fifty United States or District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution or higher education
(FOR THE CLASS OF 2020 only)College Board Opportunity Scholarship- Starts in December(Sign up for notifications) ; $500 - $2,000(If you complete all steps $40,000)
Eligibility Requirements
  • Must be graduating in 2020

Scholarship Sites
Gates Millennium Undergraduate Scholars Program
Jackie Robinson Foundation, Inc.
A free college scholarship search and financial aid resource. It provides links to contests that offer scholarship awards up to $10,000.
This site offers a free scholarship search along with other resources for college students.
United Negro College Fund - provides resources and scholarships for African
American students.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund - provides resources and scholarships for Latino/Hispanic students. *Application will open in January 2018
Bureau of Indian Education and the American Indian College Fund – provides resources and scholarships for Native American students. and California Student Aid Commission
Scholarships for AB540 Students