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Association of California Water Agencies Scholarships

March 1, 2021

ACWA is currently offering scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students studying water resource-related fields (e.g. engineering, agricultural, urban water supply, environmental studies, public administration, etc.)

BigFuture by the College Board

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Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion.

FastWeb

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Scholarships search engine.

Foundation for Developmental Disabilities - Peterson Scholarship  

 April 9, 2021 at 12pm

For those planning a career or are presently working in a child development program, the field of developmental disabilities, or related fields. Scholarships are available for students who are residents of San Diego and/or Imperial County and who plan to remain in the area to work.  To be eligible for scholarships, applicants must demonstrate a financial need.

Generation Progress

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Scholarships for undocumented students

Genesco Migrant Center

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The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships, to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education.

GoodCall

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GoodCall integrates data and technology to make finding scholarships easier for students and families.  Over 7,000 awards available.

Jeanne Gruenwald Scholarship

April 30, 2021

Scholarship for transfer students at CSUSM

Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund

Varies

Scholarship will be awarded to supported the next generation of civil rights advocates for the Latino community. MALDEF currently offers: a Scholarship Resource Guide for high school, college, and graduate students; and a Law School Scholarship Program for law students.

Morning Light Foundation

March 31, 2021

A scholarship program for undergraduate and graduate students studying in Southern California of Chinese descent

Navy Nurse Corps Association of Southern California Scholarship

April 16, 2021

Scholarships for undergraduate nursing students and registered nurses to continue their studies for a baccalaureate degree in nursing.

North County Women in Networking Scholarship  Sept 17, 2021

Multiple scholarships for female students attending Spring 2022. Applicants must be full time juniors, seniors or graduate students with a minimum 2.8 GPA and financial need.

Professional Women’s Roundtable Scholarship

February 26, 2021, by 4pm

 A scholarship for a local woman returning to college who has overcome adversity and still has a strong commitment to success, and has community involvement.

Rotary Club of San Marcos

April 31, 2021

A scholarship for seniors in high school and/or students currently enrolled at Cal State San Marcos University

San Diego County Dental Foundation

April 16, 2021

Seniors students who are planning to attend dental school following graduation.

Study Abroad Scholarships

Open

Criteria: Plan to study abroad a full semester or more. If selected, write a donor letter detailing your study abroad experience and consider service to the Office of Global Education to promote study abroad among your peers. All application materials are due to the Office of Global Education.
The Greater Riverside Hispanic Chamber of Commerce June 30, 2021 at 5:00pm

GRHCC will be awarding scholarships in the amount of $1,000. View application for details.

 The Sallie Mae Fund  March 8, 2021 at 11:59pm ET

Varies - Scholarship programs to further promote diversity in higher education among minority students and other historically underserved communities.

The San Diego Foundation

February 3, 2021

The San Diego Foundation Community Scholarship program provides scholarship opportunities for local students to help pursue their educational goals and achieve their higher education dreams.

U.S. Coast Guard - College Student Pre-Commissioning Initiative Scholarship

Deadlines vary, review website

Sophomores and Juniors, receive up to two years of tuition and a minimum of $2,200 a month, while remaining a full-time students, with a guaranteed job after graduation.  Review the scholarship flyer for more details or email guerr060@cougars.csusm.edu