Scholarships

The Elk Grove Regional Scholarship Foundation provides scholarship opportunities for all seniors attending a high school in the Elk Grove Unified School District. You can view all scholarships and requirements at this website here: https://www.elkgroversf.org/

 

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NAME OF SCHOLARSHIP

DUE DATE

INFORMATION

Golden Door Scholarship

September30, 2019

Awardedup to $40,000

Scholarships for DACA recipients attending college in Fall 2020. Recipients will receive funding for a four-year degree at Golden Door partner schools. Applicants should have a strong academic record. Apply online atwww.goldendoorscholars.org/apply-now.

CirkledIn

“No Sweat” Scholarship

September 30, 2019

Awarded $2,500

No income or GPA requirements and no long essay. Use for any educational need. To apply you will need to create a free account, click “Apply Now” and then in 3 sentences answer the monthly question to have a chance to win the scholarship. Apply online atwww.cirkledin.com.

College JumpStart Scholarship

October 17, 2019

Awarded $1,000

Available to high school sophomores, juniors and seniors; and current college students. You must be committed to going to school and using your education to better your life and that of your family and/or community and be able to express your goals for getting a higher education. Apply online atwww.jumpstart-scholarship.net

The Horatio Alger National Scholarship

October 25, 2019

Awarded $25,000

The scholarship programs provide financial assistance to high school seniors who have significant financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Apply online athttps://scholars.horatioalger.org

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

October 31, 2019

Awarded $20,000

Applicants must be a current high school student who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic school year. A U.S. Citizen. Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. Apply online at Cokeurl.com/Apply2019

Voice of DemocracyEssay Scholarship Competition

October 31, 2019

Awarded up to $1,000

This national audio / essaycontest is designed to give High School students the opportunity to voice their opinion on America and their commitment to our future. The competition is open to all 9ththrough 12thgrade students currently enrolled in apublic or private school in Elk Grove, Laguna, or Wilton. The theme this year is “What makes America great”. Entry forms and more information available in the Career Center.

2019 Good Tidings Community Service Scholarship

November 14, 2019

Awarded $10,000

This scholarship aims to reward low-income high school seniors who have committed themselves to community services. Must be a high school senior graduating in 2020. Application and be find and submitted online atwww.goodtidings.org.

Advanced Women in Transportation Sacramento Chapter2019 Scholarship

November 15, 2019

Awarded up to $3,000

The Sacramento Chapter of WTS offers scholarships for women pursuing a career in transportation related fields. This includes a very versatile subset of fields, such as transportation engineering, planning, logistics, policy, ecology, geology and more. These scholarships can be used for Community, Technical, or Trade College as well as Undergraduate and Graduate studies. For requirements and application go tohttps://www.wtssacramento.org/scholarships.

College Scholarship

December 1, 2019

Awarded $1,000

Available to students enrolled at an accredited high school. You must have a min. 2.8 GPA and submit a500-700 wordessay to qualify for this award. The essay should detail how you are driven to innovate, how you plan to influence progress on any level in any space or how you have already affected positive change with creative thinking. Apply online athttps://lambergoodnow.com/scholarships

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship

 

December 15, 2020

Awarded $1,000

The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergraduate student in the United States who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual.Apply via google form, online at:

Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship

January 31, 2020

Awarded $500

This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students who are interested in pursuing a career in business. Applicants must write and upload an essay that needs to be between 250-500 words addressing the prompt on the application site. Applicants must apply online athttps://jetsurety.com/scholarship/.

Be Bothered Movement Scholarship

February 21, 2020

Awarded $1,000

  • The Be Bothered Movement is offering a college scholarship that gives students an opportunity to inspire youth to make healthy life choices by creating an art piece that prevents underage alcohol and marijuana use.Applicantsmust be a senior in high school who permanently resides in Sacramento Countyand applicant must beregistered for a minimum of two classes.Applicants can apply athttps://www.bebotheredmovement.com/scholarship

Asian Pacific State Employees AssociationFoundation

February 29, 2020

Awarded $1,000

Applicants mustmeet four minimum requirements:Demonstrate involvement in the Asian Pacific Islander (API) community, be currently enrolled as a high school senior in good academic standing (2.5 GPA or above), reside and attend school in one the following six counties: (1) Sacramento, (2) San

Joaquin, (3) Solano, (4)Sutter, (5) Yolo, (6) Yuba; and attend afour yearuniversity/college, community college, or vocational school in the2020-2021 academic year.Applicants can apply at

Cabrillo Civic Clubs of California Scholarships

March 10, 2020

Awarded $500

Applicants must be a high school senior and be of Portuguese decent, a GPA of 3.5, and participant in 3 extracurricular activities. Submit application with a transcript and three letters of recommendation online athttp://www.cabrillocivicclubs.org/scholarship.asp.

Sacramento County Scholarship

March 13, 2020

Awarded $1,000

Applicants must be currently living in Sacramento County,be asenior from the class of 2020, entering a two-year or four-year accredited college, university, ortechnical/trade school,have a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (G.P.A.) of 2.5, and be on public assistance or low income.Applicants can apply online athttps://ha.saccounty.net/scholarship/Pages/Scholarship-Program.aspx

SIEMENS Mobility, Inc. Rolling Rock STEM Scholarship

March 13, 2020

Florin High School Students Only

Applicants must have aminimum GPA of 2.5. Planning to attend a 4-year, college/ University, 2-year community college or a technical/trade school. Pursuing a career in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math.Please pick up an application in the College and Career Center.

Active 20-30 Club of Greater Sacramento #1032

March 14, 2020

Awarded up to $1,000

Applicants mustbe a senior female with 3.0 GPA or higher, have community service/ volunteer experience,plan to attend a community college or four year university and must reside or attend school in Sacramento County or the cities of Granite Bay, Lincoln, Rocklin, Roseville, Davis, or West Sacramento.Applicants mustfill outanapplication. In addition, applicants must submit acopy of their high school transcript, one letter ofrecommendation, and two essayswith requirements (double space, Time New Roman font, 12-point size). that are nolonger than 500 words each (double spaced).

Capital Area Promise Scholarship

March 15, 2020

Awarded up to 2,500

Applicants mustbe a graduating senior from an eligible high school in Sacramento County who received individual college advising fromCal-SOAP, Improve Your Tomorrow or AVID,planningto pursue a bachelor’s degree,demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled full time in at least 12 academic units or equivalent perquarter/semester in the fall. Applicants can apply athttps://sacregcf.academicworks.com/opportunities/887

Scooter Inside Scholarship

March 15, 2020

Awarded $1,200

You must submit an essay of 700+ words. The essay should be based on the following topic: How to improve your scooting experience or your best scooter adventure. Apply online atwww.scooterinside.com/scholarship.

2019-2020 Finer Womanhood Scholarship

March 20, 2020

Awarded $500

Applicants mustbe a female high school senioradvancing to afour yearaccredited college or university, have a minimum overall 2.5 GPA, demonstrate potential for leadership and must reside in and attend school in the Sacramento or Elk Grove Area.Applicantswhomare interested in applying please pick up an application in the college and career center.

Pine ConeFoundation

April 1, 2020

Awarded up to $3,500

Applicants must be a senior, have documentation of a specific learning disabilities (SLD), be enrolled in a CA Community College, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, be a U.S citizen and CA resident.For steps on how to apply visit:

LGBTQ Caucus Scholarship

April 3, 2020

Awarded $1,000
Applicants must be a Sacramento Co. resident, identify as LGBTQ, enrolled in a two or four-year accredited college/university/technical or trade school, and must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.Applicants can pick up application in the College and Career Center.

The Florin Historical Society & Museum

April 17, 2020

Awarded $1,000

Florin High School Students Only

The Florin Historical Society is awardingtwoFlorin High School seniors.Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better. Include one letter of recommendationand high school transcripts.Please pick up application in the College and Career Center

Nancy O’Flaherty Scholarship

April 17,2020

Awarded $1,000

Florin High School Students Only

Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better. Include one letter of recommendation and be considering a career in Teaching to apply.Please pick up application in the College and Career Center.

OseFamily Community Service Award

April 17,2020

Awarded $1,000

Florin High School Students Only

Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA. Include one letter of recommendation from a non-profit organization the student volunteered for. Official high school transcript. Be accepted and planning to attend an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the Fall 2020.Please pick up application in the College and Career Center.

Pureland Supply Vocational and Skilled Trade Scholarship

May 1, 2020

Awarded $1,000

The scholarship is available to students who have been accepted to an accredited trade school, vocational college, technical school or community college for the study of trade, craft, or labor occupations. Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or filed plays an important role in today’s world and why this is the path they have chosen. Applications are available online athttps://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspx.

 

College Funding Resources 

www.calgrants.org 

www.caldreamact.org 

www.csac.ca.gov 

www.webgrants4students.org 

California Dream Act Student Resources 

www.caldreamact.org 

www.immigrantsrising.org 

www.maldef.org 

Scholarship Websites 

www.finaid.org 

www.fastweb.com 

http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/ 

www.scholarships.com 

www.zinch.com 

www.myscholly.com 

www.gmsp.org 

African American Scholarships 

www.uncf.org 

www.thecollegeexpo.org 

Asian American Scholarships 

www.apiasf.org 

Latino Scholarships 

www.hsf.net 

www.maldef.org 

Native American Scholarships 

www.californiatribalcollege.com 

www.bie.edu 

www.collegefund.org 

www.aises.org/scholarships 

Sports & Athletic Scholarships 

www.ncaa.org 

Foster Youth Grants & Information 

www.chafee.csac.ca.gov 

www.fosteryouthhelp.ca.gov 

www.calyouthconn.org 

www.ifoster.org 

 

 

 

 

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