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Scholarships

GE-Reagan Foundation.  Maximum$40,000.  Who: US citizen, must enroll in full-time, four-year college.  Factors: minimum GPA 3.0, leadership, drive, integrity, citizenship.  Click here!  Deadline: January 3, 2020.

 

Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Award.  Maximum: $36,000.  Who: Jewish teens who have demonstrated remarkable leadership and initiative in projects that embody the values of tikkun olam , “repairing the world."  Deadline: January 8, 2020.  

 

Black College Expo ScholarshipMaximum: varies.  Who: high school senior or junior.  Factors: essay, maximum 500 words, "Why is a college education important to me?"  Deadline: January 27, 2020.  

 

eQuality Scholarship.  Maximum: $6,000.  Who: Students attending any accredited post-secondary institution in the US or abroad; or - for the nursing scholarships - enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an accredited ADN or BSN RN program in California; all sexual orientations and gender identities eligible. Factors: Service to the LGBTQIA+ community; leadership; hardship or special circumstances; academic achievement.  Click here! Deadline: January 31, 2020

 

Novato Republican Women's Scholarship.  Maximum: $2,500.  Factors: Essay of 500-700 words required ("Why was the Electoral College created by the Founders and put into the U.S. Constitution? Why is it important to you and the USA today?"), referencing the US Constitution, and Federalist Papers 10 and 68; grade point average, and scholastic and extracurricular accomplishments are considered as an enhancement to the application.  Click here Deadline: February 28, 2020.  

 

Daughters and Sons of Italy Western Foundation.  Maximum amount: $5,000Who: must be wholly or partially of Italian descent.  Factors: Essay of 200+ words, describing your Italian origin; future aspirations, work experiences, extracurricular activities, and organizations of which you are a member; and a paragraph describing an Italian you admire (not related to you) who made an impression in your life.  Please indicate if applying for academic or athletic scholarship.  Click here!  Deadline: March 1, 2020.  

 

Shui Kuen & Allen Chin Scholarship.  Maximum: $1,000.  Who: Past/present worker in Asian-owned or Asian cuisine restaurant (or child of current employee), open to all ethnicities; record of community advocacy & social justice work on behalf of Asian-American, immigrant, LGBTQIA+, or other progressive causes;  demonstrated financial need.  Click here!  Deadline: March 2, 2020.

 

Banatao Family Filipino American Education Fund.  Maximum: $5,000.  Who: At least 50% Filipino heritage; majoring in Engineering, Math, CompSci, Environmental or Physical Science (not health careers); demonstrated financial need.  Click here!  Deadline: March 2, 2020.

 

Italian Catholic Federation.  Maximum: $ 400 for first year, increasing to $1,000 for senior year of college.  Who: Either 1) must be both Roman Catholic and also Italian descent; or 2) if Roman Catholic parent, guardian, or grandparent is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation, student must be Roman Catholic but need not be of Italian descent.  Factors: Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2.  Click hereDeadline: March 15, 2020.

 

Asian Pacific Fund.  Maximum: $3,000.  Who: at least 50% Asian heritage, first generation to college.  Factors: minimum GPA: 2.8, demonstrated financial need.  Click here!  Deadline: March 27, 2020.

 

Lapiz Family Scholarship.  Maximum: $2,000.  Who: Past/present Farm or Migrant farm worker, or child thereof; attending a UC; demonstrated financial need.  Click here!  Deadline: April 24, 2020.

 

Beach Blanket Babylon Scholarship.  Maximum: $15,000.  Who: For students highly talented in acting, dance, or vocal.  Factors: students should choose a song, dance, or monologue that shows off their talent the best.  Click here!  Contest begins March 4, Deadline: April 26.


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Coca-Cola Scholarship.  Maximum: $20,000.  Who: High school seniors.  Factors: students who are actively involved in their school, passionate and service-oriented, and demonstrate a sustained commitment to bettering their community; minimum 3.0 cumulative unweighted GPA.  Application opens August 2020, Deadline: October 31, 2020.