The best source of scholarships, aside form the opportunities through the federal government (), continues to be financial aid from colleges themselves and the local community (Elks Club, Rotary, etc.) Parents should also contact the Human Resources office at their job site to inquire about scholarships available to children of employees.
California Special Districts Association 2017 High School Student Video Contest; Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., San Diego Alumnae Chapter Scholarship; DLH Foundation Scholarship Program; Don Diego Scholarship Foundation; Ethical Torch Essay Scholarship; Ford Salute to Education Scholarships; Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship.
High Schoolers Can Win Laptops In Essay Contest - San Diego, CA - High school students from around San Diego County have until April 10 to enter the 17th annual Laptop Scholarship Essay Contest.High school students from around San Diego County have until April 10 to enter the 17th annual Laptop Scholarship Essay Contest, it was announced Monday.The Chavez Scholarship is awarded to students in San Diego and Imperial Counties. For more information on the Scholars Program visit 2020 Chavez Scholars The 2020 Chavez Scholar Program is open to High School Seniors in San Diego and Imperial Counties. Click the link below to download the application.
Sample Essay 1. I started tenth grade three years ago after my family moved to the United States from Mexico. I had to face the problems of not knowing the language or how the education system worked. I felt alone. Everything was different from my country.Read More
High school students from around San Diego County have until April 10 to enter the 17th annual Laptop Scholarship Essay Contest, the Metropolitan Transit System announced Monday.Read More
As in the past, criteria for being awarded a scholarship are as follows: Applicants must have resided in San Diego County for the last 12 months. Applicants must be first time college students. Applicants must have graduated in 2020 from a high school in San Diego County.Read More
The University of San Diego offers many institutional scholarships. Explore the information in each section below to learn how to find and apply for scholarships. Use the outside scholarship search engines and database to find scholarships not specific to USD.Read More
Epsilon Xi Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, has awarded academic scholarships to San Diego County High School graduates since it's chartering in 1949. Financing for the scholarships was originally awarded from proceeds garnered from the Fashionetta Fashion shows, and after 1955, when the EXO debutante ball became the fundraiser for Epsilon Xi Omega’s scholarships.Read More
The Kyoto Prize Scholarships. To view our 2020 Kyoto Prize Scholarship Winners click HERE. The Kyoto Prize Scholarship Application is available on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 on The San Diego Foundation website through their common application portal. Deadline for application submissions is Wednesday, January 8, 2020 (2:00 pm).Read More
Must be a high school senior or an undergraduate student attending an accredited school. All majors accepted. Write an essay about your education aspirations after graduation (750-1,500 words). Submit your essay after filling out the form. Important Dates. Essay must be sent in by June 1st, annually. Disbursement awarded by July 1st, annually.Read More
Scholarship, 1255 Imperial Avenue, Suite 1000, San Diego CA 92101. Mailed entries must be postmarked by April 10, 2020 for consideration. Please note: MTS offices are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will be closed on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 in honor of Cesar Chavez Day. 8. The 40 high school students with the best judged essay.Read More
San Diego area college-bound high school seniors and community college students transferring to a four-year university who maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0 are eligible to participate. Selection criteria include academic performance, school or community involvement, a letter of recommendation, and an essay submission.Read More
Scholarships are awarded to women who are non-traditional students who have experienced challenges in life and education that differ from the traditional 4-year path. Applicants must be 23 years of age or older. Must live or attend school in north San Diego County, including northern city of San Diego.Read More