scholarships

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Our new LACC Foundation Executive Director, Mr. Robert Schwartz, is making the following scholarships available this fall 2011 semester:

AB540 STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP

The application can be found at http://www.e4fc.org/images/E4FC_Scholarships.pdf

AB/540 STUDENTS/ UNDOCUMENTED

Please view this PDF file to see which major California Colleges provide grant aid to AB 540 students: scholorship-PDF

BOOK AWARDS

Current students must have a GPA of at least 2.5, must be registered for a minimum of 12 units and may not have completed more than 75 units, and be California residents. The application can be found at www.laccfoundation.org by clicking on the link at ‘apply for scholarships’.

OSHER SCHOLARS

Please visit www.laccfoundation.org  and click on the link at ‘apply for scholarships’ or come to the Foundation office to pick up an application for the Osher Scholarship. Specific requirements must be met.

NURSING STUDENTS

There are two scholarships available to students who are enrolled in the LACC nursing program. Students may visit www.laccfoundation.org and click on the link at ‘apply for scholarships’ or come to the Foundation office to pick up an application to review the specific requirements for The California Wellness Foundation Nursing Scholarship and the Department of Education Nursing Scholars applications.

CINEMA/TV MAJORS

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is awarding fellowships to qualified Cinema/TV majors who have completed at least 18 required units in the program. For details, visit www.laccfoundation.org and click on the link at ‘apply for scholarships’ or come to the Foundation office to pick up an application.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA)
Website: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
Award: Need based awards
Deadline: March, 2 2012

 Cal Grant
Website: http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=20
Award: Need based awards
Deadline: March, 2 2012

U.S. Department of Education – Federal Perkins Loan
Website: http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/funding.jsp
Amount: Up to $5,000 for undergraduate; Up to $8,000 for Graduates
Deadline: June 30, 2012

U.S. Department of Education – Federal Work-Study Program
Website: http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/funding.jsp
Amount: Varies depending on program
Deadline: June 30, 2012

Search College Board for Scholarships: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/pay/index.html

Xerox Scholarship
Website: http://www.xeroxstudentcareers.com/why-xerox/scholarship.aspx
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: September 30, 2012

 Coca Cola Scholars Foundation (High School Only)
Website: https://www.coca-colascholars.org/page.aspx?pid=388
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: October 31, 2012

Easley National Scholarship Program
Website: http://eaop.ucsd.edu/college/paying-scholarships.html
Amount: Up to $25,000
Deadline: May 1, 2012

Ron Brown Scholar Program (High School Only)
Website: http://www.ronbrown.org/Home.aspx
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January 9, 2012

Google United Negro College Fund Scholarship
Website: http://www.google.com/intl/en/jobs/students/proscho/scholarships/uscanada/
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 18, 2012

SanDisk Corporation Scholarship
Website: https://aim.applyists.net/Form/Preview/2454/1773
Amount: Up to $2500
Deadline: March 15, 2012

Marriott Scholars Program
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=709
Amount: Up to $9,000
Deadline: March 1, 2012

Comerica Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=749
Amount: Up to $2,275
Deadline: April 26, 2012

 Avis Budget Group Scholarship
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=717
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: April 30, 2012

 Greyhound Lines Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=736
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 4, 2012

Hershey’s Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=654
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: April 30, 2012

Jack & Jill of America Foundation
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=712
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: March 14, 2012

 LMI Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=751
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2012

MCCA Lloyd M. Johnson Jr. Scholarship
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=718
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: May 31, 2012

 UBS/PaineWebber Scholarship
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=748
Amount: Up to $8,000
Deadline: March 23, 2012

Wyeth Scholarship
Website: http://www.uncf.org/sections/ForStudents/SS_Scholarships/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=746
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 29, 2012

The Nordstrom Scholarship Programs
Website: www.nordstrom.com/scholarship
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: May 1, 2012

The Alliance/Merck Ciencia (Science) Hispanic Scholars Program
Website: http://www.alliancescholars.org/applications
Amount: Up to $20,000—over a 4 year period
Deadline: March 15, 2012

Quest Bridge Scholarship
Website: http://questbridge.org/for-students/cps-who-should-apply
Amount: Various Awards
Deadline: March 27, 2012

Western Union Family Scholarship Program
Website: http://corporate.westernunion.com/scholarship.html
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: TBD
Tylenol Scholarship
Website: http://www.college-financial-aid-advice.com/tylenol-scholarship.html
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Begins March 12, 2012, Ends TBD

Sergeant Major Douglas R. Drum Memorial Scholarship
Website: http://amra1973.org/Scholarship/
Amount: $35,000
Deadline: March 1, 2012

AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest
Website: http://www.afsascholarship.org/
Amount: $20,000
Deadline: April 5, 2012

John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers
Website: http://www.bmifoundation.org/program/john_lennon_scholarships
Amount: 3 Scholarships Totaling $20,000
Deadline: April 13, 2012

The Fountainhead Essay Contest
Website: http://essaycontest.aynrandnovels.com/TheFountainhead.aspx?theme=blue
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: April 26, 2012

Big Dig Scholarship
Website: http://www.antiquetrader.tv/studentscholarship.php
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 1, 2012

Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship
Website: http://www.fitnessexercises.tv/scholarships.php
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 30, 2012

Society of Professional Journalists Essay Scholarship
Website: http://www.spj.org/a-hs.asp
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: March 8, 2012

Harold E. Ennes/Robert D. Greenberg Scholarships
Website: http://www.cappex.com/page/scholarships/details.jsp?scholarshipID=2228&sortBy=&reverse=false
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: July 1, 2012

Byron Hanke Fellowship
Website: http://www.cairf.org/scholarships/default.aspx
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: May 1, 2012

John Wright Memorial Scholarship
Website: http://www.treefund.org/scholarships
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 15, 2012

College JumpStart Scholarship
Website: http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: April 15, 2012

Gloria Barron Scholarship
Website: http://wilderness.org/content/gloria-barron-scholarship-guidelines
Amount: Around $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2012

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach Communications
Website: http://www.cappex.com/page/scholarships/details.jsp?scholarshipID=3708&sortBy=&reverse=false
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 30, 2012

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
Website: http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/JaneMKlausmanWomenInBusinessScholarship.aspx
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: May 1, 2012

National Pathfinder Scholarship
Website: http://www.nfrw.org/programs/scholarships.htm
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 1, 2012

MyBookBuyer.com Textbooks for a Year Scholarship
Website: http://www.mybookbuyer.com/textbooks-for-a-year-scholarship.htm
Amount: $1,250
Deadline: April 15, 2012

 Lincoln Forum Platt Family Scholarship Essay Contest
Website: http://www.thelincolnforum.org/membership.php
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: July 31, 2012

B. Davis Scholarship
Amount: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 28, 2012

Copyright Awareness Scholarship through the Music Publishers Association
Website: http://www.mpa.org/content/2012-copyright-awareness-scholarship
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 19, 2012

Joe Perdue Scholarship
Website: http://www.clubfoundation.org/joePerdueScholarship.htm
Amount: Awards Vary
Deadline: May 1, 2012

Beryl V. Smith
Website: http://www.cappex.com/scholarship/listings/Beryl-V-Smith-Scholarship/-s-d-36013/A
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 20, 2012

 Eastern Star Educational Scholarship, Grand Chapter of California, Order of the Eastern Star
Website: http://oescal.org/pdfs/CESF/forms/2012_Scholarship_Application_20110519.pdf
Amount: Awards Vary
Deadline: March 1, 2012

 California Farm Bureau Scholarship
Website: www.cappex.com/scholarship/listings/California-Farm-Bureau-Scholarship/-s-d-1272/
Amount: Up to $2,750
Deadline: March 1, 2012

 California Chicano News Media Association (CCNMA) Scholarships
Website: http://www.ccnma.org/
Amount: $500
Deadline: Apr 2, 2012

American Association of University Women—San Diego Branch Scholarship
Website: http://www.aauwsandiego.org/localscholarships.html
Amount: Up to $1,500
Date: April 20, 2012

 Korean American Scholarship: Western Region
Website: www.Kasf.org
Amount: $2,000 or more
Deadline: May 31, 2012

Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.kohlscorporation.com/AboutKohls/AboutKohls01.htm
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 15, 2012

Jackson Family Scholarship
Website: http://www.oc-cf.org/Page.aspx?pid=947
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 16, 2012

Spencer Reese Scholarship
Website: www.sdyouth.org
Amount: $4,000 over 4 years
Deadline April 1, 2012

BECA A Non-profit Latino Scholarship Organization
Website: http://www.becafoundation.org/scholarship.htm
Amount: Up to $1000
Deadline: March 2, 2012

Veterans of Foreign Wars – Voice of Democracy Scholarship
Website: http://www.vfw.org/Community/Voice-of-Democracy/
Amount: Up to $30,000
Deadline: November 1, 2012

The Kim and Harold Louie Family Foundation
Website: http://www.louiefamilyfoundation.org/scholarship-application
Amount: Total of $100,000 in awards
Deadline: March 16, 2012

Proof-Reading.com Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.proof-reading.com/proof-reading_scholarship_program.asp
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: June 1, 2012

ROTC/Air Force Four-Year Scholarship
Website: http://afrotc.com/scholarships/high-school/scholarship-types/
Amount: Up to Full Tuition with book stipend
Deadline: December 1, 2012

Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs
Website: https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/index.cfm
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: October 30, 2012

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2001049
Amount: Up to $9,708.00
Deadline: March 2, 2012

California Farm Bureau Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2013
Amount: Up to $2,750
Deadline: March 1, 2012
A.W. Bodine—Sunkist Memorial Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2008
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 30, 2012

Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=4048
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: April 15, 2012

Jack B. Eckley Minority Scholarship in Telecommunications
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=7226
Amount: Awards Vary
Deadlines: Fall-June 30, 2012; Spring-November 30, 2012; Summer April 30, 2013

National Tourism Foundation (NTF) State Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=11796
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: April 15, 2012

 Vikki Carr Scholarship Foundation
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=11661
Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: April 15, 2012

James D. Phelan Art Award
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=12814
Amount: Up to $7,500
Deadline: Varies-June, July, October

Young Musicians Foundation (YMF) Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=15358
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: June 2012

Culinary Arts/Nutrition/Physical Education Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=15397
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2012

California Sea Grant College Program—John D. Issacs Scholarship
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=17837
Amount: $12,000 over 4 years
Deadline: April 1, 2012

Health Professions Education Foundation Bachelor of Science Scholarship and Loan Repayment Program
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2011081
Amount: Up to $19,000
Deadline: March 24, 2012; September 11, 2012

Health Professions Education Foundation Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2011120
Amount: Up to $4,500
Deadline: March 24, 2012; September 11, 2012

Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
Website: http://www.aie.org/Scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2014500
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 24, 2012; September 11, 2012