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HPRA National Scholarship Program

The Hispanic Public Relations Association (HRPA) is a national scholarship program for undergraduate students pursuing a degree in Public Relations or Communications. HRPA National will award (five) $1,000 scholarships in 2022. 

Applicant must attend or be accepted to attend a four-year accredited college or university by Fall 2022 term or be enrolled full-time for the 2022-23 academic year. Must be majoring in public relations, communications, advertising , or marketing. Student must have earned a minimum 3.0 GPA. 

DEADLINE: May 6, 2022

 

casa

2022 CASA Education Scholarship

The California Association of Sanitation Agencies (CASA) Education Foundation was formed to enhance the future of California's clean water community by awarding scholarships to promising students on a path to serving the environmental community. Students pursuing higher education in engineering, environmental science, public administration, or related fields, are eligible to apply. 

Applicant must be a California resident and must be attending an accredited college or university located in California. Must have been a full-time student during the immediately preceding semester or quarter or must provide proof of acceptance admission into the next term. 

Email application and required documents to Edu-aid@casaweb.org.

DEADLINE: May 15, 2022
 

spokeo

Kids' Chance of California Scholarship

Kids' Chance of California, Inc. provides post-secondary scholarships to dependent children of workers that have been killed or seriously injured in a compensable work-related accident or occupational disease with a California Employer. Scholarships are awarded once a year and are renewable. 

Applicant must be between the ages of 16-25 years. Must be enrolled, accepted, or applying for acceptance as a full-time or part-time at a university, college, or technical school.

DEADLINE: May 15, 2022

 

family

The Family Fellowship Program

The Family Fellowship Program is to offer family-like financial and emotional support to undergraduate college foster care students. Together We Rise creates a support system that provides each fellow with academic resources such as tuition assistance and professional development opportunities.  Up to 15 students are selected annually to participate in the program.  Each student chosen receives up to $12,000 per year for up to five years. 

Applicant must be a U.S citizen between 17-23 years of age and must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicant must have lived in foster care while living in the United States. 

DEADLINE: May 27, 2022
 

telacuThe TELACU College Success Program 2022-2023

The TELACU Education Foundation's College Success Program (CSP) annually provides scholarships to current or incoming undergraduate students. 

Eligibility and Priority Criteria

  • First-generation college student
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Enrolled full-time in a four-year institution
  • Permanent resident of an underserved community within the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, or San Bernardino
  • STEM or Business major (preferred)

Application Period: April 13, 2022 - May 31, 2022

 

California Credit Union

The AJ Wang Scholarship

The AJ Wang Foundation provides scholarships for students attending a community college within the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), Ventura County, and Orange County. Each recipient will receive $2000 a year for up to three years. 

  • Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from an accredited high school planning to attend an eligible community college. Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 or higher and commit to enroll as a full-time student.  
  • Applicant must be a resident or citizen of the US or DACA and/or Dream Act eligible. 

Please email Application and supporting documents to Dr. Chiung-Sally Chou, Executive Director at schou88888@gmail.com.

For additional requirements please see AJ Wang Guide

Application Period: April 15 - June 1, 2022
 

spokeoSpokeo Digital Identity Scholarship - 2022 Essay Contest

Spokeo scholarship program will award $5,000 to student with the top essay. 

To be considered applicant must be accepted to a U.S. based university or college, all fields of study are eligible. Must be 18 years of age or older and must be a legal resident of the United States. 

Must provide at least two completed letters of recommendation (Recommendation Letter Form).

DEADLINE: June 12, 2022

 

Horatio Alger2022 Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

The Career & Technical Education Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited community college or technical school in the United States.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
  • Cannot be taking pre-requisite courses and must be enrolled in your program
  • Must be enrolled full-time by Fall 2022 to be eligible.
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
  • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be a United States citizen

Awards: 500 scholarships at up to $2,500 each are available to applicants planning to attend full-time by the Fall 2022 term

Deadline: June 15, 2022

 

National CenterCovid-19 Impact Scholarship

The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) will award twelve, $1,500 scholarships to students who experienced significant disruptions in their undergraduate or graduate plans due to COVID-19. 
 
NCLD considers disruptions to be any of the following:
  • A change of enrollment, from one school to another, due to COVID-19
  • A change of financial aid status as a result of COVID-19
  • A change in credit load that impacts your financial aid and/or expected completion date
  • A loss of an internship or career opportunity as a result of COVID-19.

For questions email afscholarship@ncld.org. 

DEADLINE: June 22, 2022
 

Small Business Finance

The Arthur H. Goodman Scholarship

Provides financial assistance to dynamic, community-minded women and minority students transitioning from a community college in California, Arizona, and Nevada to a four-year university during the fall 2022 term. 

For questions, please contact April Vercammen at avercammen@cdcloans.com.
 
Mail your completed application to:
Arthur Goodman Memorial Scholarship Program
Attn: Robert Villareal
CDC Small Business Finance 
2448 Historic Decatur Rd. #200

San Diego, CA 92106

DEADLINE: June 30, 2022 | 5:00 pm
 

life scholarshipL.I.F.E. Scholarship

The Lupus Inspiration Foundation for Excellence (LIFE)  Scholarships are awarded to college students living with lupus. Recipients receive a minimum of $500 made payable to the educational institution at which they are enrolled. 

Applicant must have been diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), must be full-time or part-time working towards an undergraduate or first-year graduate degree. Student must have earned a minimum GPA of 3.0 and involved in at least one extracurricular activity. 

All applicants must send their applications and accompanying documents to two locations:
 
Hard copy mailed to the following address:
L.I.F.E. Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 64088
Tucson, AZ 85728-4088
 

Electronic copy emailed to life4lupuscholarship@gmail.com & life4lupusscholarshipvolunteer@gmail.com.

Deadline: July 1, 2022

 

Real Estate Scholarship

Adiba Shaby Scholarship

The Adiba Shaby scholarship provides students from economically disadvantaged communities in Los Angeles with a one-time awards to help pursue their own educational goals. The opportunity requires students to submit an application representative of their accomplishments, goals and challenges faced.

Student candidates must be accepted in or attending an accredited two or four year college/university, including accredited trade schools or credential/certificate programs and have a current GPA of 2.0 or higher. 

Preference is given to students from Venice High School, Westchester High School, and West Los Angeles College.

Application is by invitation only. To be eligible for scholarship consideration please create an account at California Community Foundation Web. In order to apply, you must provide the password for the 2022 scholarship year; Adiba2022.

DEADLINE: July 8, 2022

For additional information see Adiba Scholarship Guide

 

Pedro Zamora scholarship

Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship

The National AIDS Memorial seeks to support the academic efforts of young activists working in their communities. 

The scholarship is open to current or incoming undergraduate students (ages 27 and younger) enrolled in a US community college or four-year university. 

Examples of a scholarship recipient's work may include but are not limited to: HIV/AIDS research, access and activism, Serving in peer education, prevention, and community resource programs, Housing and homelessness, Employment and economic justice, Immigrant rights, amongst others.

Applicants must demonstrate an active commitment to community justice work and take on public service and leadership roles. 

DEADLINE: July 15, 2022
 

earnestThe Earnest Scholarship

The Earnest Scholarship Fund is awarding $5,000 scholarships to 50 students. 

To be eligible applicant must be pursuing a Bachelor or Graduate degree and be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university for the fall 2022 term.

Application is open to U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents, including DACA students.

No essay, No minimum GPA, residency, or major requirements.

DEADLINE: July 31, 2022
 

CCC Foundation

AP Keenan Insurance Scholarship 

The AP Keenan Insurance Scholarships seek to increase the diversity of professionals working within the insurance, risk management, and financial services industry.  

Scholarship is non-competitive in nature. Applicants must be enrolled in and complete three units each semester in insurance, risk management, financial services, or related courses to be eligible to receive a scholarship. Maximum award amount, $1200 per academic year. 

Because scholarship funds are limited, students are encouraged to apply early. 

Please email 2022 Scholarship Application to financialaid@wlac.edu.

Application Period: February 1, 2022 - October 31, 2022
 

Varied Deadlines

academy of special dreams

Academy of Special Dreams Foundation College Scholarship Fund

The College Scholarships Fund is targeted to the traditional college-aged student with a disability who is pursuing either a full- or part-time course of study in any field of Art. Applicant must be a person with a disability and lawful resident of the United States. 

E-mail Application Form together with portfolio and artist's statement to the Academy of Special Dreams Foundation at specialacademy@gmail.com.

Applications May be Submitted at any Time

 

Buckfire Law Firm Scholarships

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. provides annual scholarships to assist students that demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence. 

Scholarship Award: $1000 to $2000
DEADLINE: Varies

 

Fry Scholarship

The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (Fry Scholarship) provides Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to the children and surviving spouses of Service members who died in the line of duty while on active duty after September 10, 2001.

Scholarship Award: Up to 36 months of benefits at the 100% level
DEADLINE: Varies

 

LA County Arts and Culture

LA County Arts Internship Programs (2022)

2022 Art Internships positions will be open to currently enrolled undergraduate (2 or 4-year) and community college students who reside or attend college in Los Angeles County. The Department of Arts and Culture encourages eligible students from all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds, as well as disabled students to apply.

For more information about Arts Internship Program visit lacountyarts.org.

DEADLINES: Vary
 

LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship

Scholarship Award: $500 
DEADLINE: Monthly
 

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest

Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Entries are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

Scholarship Award: $1,000
DEADLINE: Monthly
 

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