Always look at these links for new and additional opportunities
www.fastweb.com - new scholarships every week
Scholarships will be posted or updated as they arrive
The ones due first will be on top.
You must finish your FAFSA before March to be eligible for the Siskiyou Promise. You also must graduate from
Cooke College Scholarship Program
Scholarships can open doors for students who aspire to go to college but don't have the funds. The provides one of the largest scholarships in the country for high-achieving students with financial need.
The is an
undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high
school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from
the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. In addition to
the monetary award, Cooke scholars receive comprehensive educational
advising, significant cohort-based programming, and graduate school
funding, as well as access to a thriving network of more than 2,600
fellow Cooke scholars and alumni.
The Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program application (exclusively through the Common App) closes November 13, 2019. Subscribe to the Cooke Foundation's to stay updated on all scholarship programs and opportunities.
Guided Pathway Support Program
The Ron Brown Scholar Program is also accepting
applications from African American juniors and seniors for its Guided
Pathway Support Program (GPS).
Launched in 2016, GPS is a free online college access and
advising program that helps African American high school juniors and
seniors navigate the college application process using Ron Brown
scholars as guides. Each year, GPS offers 10–12 scholarships to
participating high school seniors based on contributions to the GPS
online college access community, academic achievement, and demonstrated
GPS is now accepting applications from current and rising
African American high school juniors and seniors. For more information
on GPS, please visit their website
at http://www.rbsgps.com/?SFMC_cid=EM190588-&rid=158719576 .
Horatio Alger Association
The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. offers college scholarships for up to $25,000 to students who possess the character to succeed in life. To learn more and to apply, visit firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are being accepted now.
- 2.0 GPA or higher;
- Require financial assistance to attend college ($55,000 maximum adjusted gross family income)
- Strong commitment to completing a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit institution in the USA (you can start at a two-year institution and transfer)
- Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
- Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
- Be a US Citizen
Ron Brown Scholarship
African American high school seniors are encouraged to apply for the Ron Brown Scholarship
by either the early deadline of November 1, 2019, or the regular
deadline of January 9, 2020. Named for the late secretary of commerce
and inspired by his dedication to public service, the Ron Brown Scholar
Program offers a $40,000 scholarship to up to 30 African American high
school seniors each year based on academic excellence and commitment to
public service. Recipients are young African Americans of outstanding
promise who are offered intensive mentorship, service opportunities,
leadership experiences, and extensive professional development
throughout all stages of their careers.
Applications must be mailed to the Ron Brown Scholar
Program office with a postmark dated no later than January 9, 2020. For
more information about the Ron Brown Scholarship, please visit their website at http://www.rbsgps.com/?SFMC_cid=EM190588-&rid=158719576 .
is open to Asian and Pacific
Islander American students who'll be enrolling or are currently enrolled
in a U.S. accredited college or university as a degree-seeking
undergraduate student in the fall of 2020. This year's application
opened on September 4, 2019, and closes on January 22, 2020.
about the application process and minimum eligibility criteria. to learn more, click here.
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative
Who: graduating High School and Community College students that are residents of northern or central California
Why: To recognize service to the LGBT+ community
What: Scholarships may be used at any accredited post-secondary institution - college, university or trade school
When: Deadline is January 31, 2020
Where: For more information and to apply, go to www.equalityscholarship.org
Tri Counties Bank Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: march 11, 2020
Up to $1500.00 for 4-yeat college and up to $1000 for community college
Looking for talented seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement and business entrepreneurship - especially among economically disadvantaged youth.
For more information visit: shastarcf.org/scholarships
In partnership with Shasta Regional Community Foundation
Mission: to improve the financial success and wellbeing of the people we serve.
Optimal candidate: Community minded and intellectually gifted students who will in turn strengthen our communities.
Nor-Cal RCA (Retired Coaches Association) Scholarship
Deadline: 3/13/2020 12 Midnight PST
Award amount $1200
Graduating from a high school in Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama or Trinity County this year.
Must have participated inn at least 2 seasons of Varsity-level CIF sports while in High School.
Minimum GPA 2.75
Demonstrate financial need by submitting financial aid documents
Plan to attend an accredited college or technical institution in 2020-2021
You do Not need to participate in athletics in college
Apply on line at: https://www.norcalrca.org/scholarship
Contact Bob Lowden for more information at email@example.com
The items below have not been updated since last year.
Scholarship Award $3000
Due Date December 31, 2019
Applicant must be 18
500-800 word essay that addresses both prompts
Go to Zip Recruiter click on Scholarship page to see prompts.
Italian Catholic Federation
Due date prior to March 15, 2019
Go to their web site www,icf,org to download an application.
Pick up information about the requirements to qualify to submit an application in Ms. Templeton’s office.
COS Foundation Scholarship
Due date March 15, 2019- Return to COS Foundation Office on the Weed Campus
Pick up Applications at COS Foundation Office, at the Weed Campus.
Or online at - http:// www.siskiyours.edu/foundation/scholarships.htm
Dignity Health -Mercy Medical Center- Mt. Shasta
Two (2) scholarships in the amount of $1000 each from Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta
Two (2) scholarships in the amount of $1000 each from Mercy Mt. Shasta Auxiliary.
Due date March 29, 2019, by 3:00 pm
In the Office of Mercy Medical Center of Mr. Shasta 914 Pine St. Mr. Shasta CA 96067
An electronically submitted application will not be accepted.
Shasta Lily Quilt Guild
Due date prior to March 31, 2019
1 scholarship $1000
Pursuing careers in the following artistic fields, quilting,
fabric design, fabic or fiber arts, graphic design, fine arts or applied
Two letters of reference
Portifolio of Artistic Expression
Siskiyou County Cattlewomen
Due Date prior to April 1, 2019
Two $1000.00 Scholarships
1 for a student entering an agriculture-related program in college
1 is for any student entering college regardless of their major.
Pick up the application in Ms. Templeton’s office
The Shasta head Start Scholarship (previously known as the Eva Johnson Memorial Scholarship)
This scholarship is a $1000.00 scholarship made possible by the generosity of the Redding Bank of Commerce. Each year it is awarded to a high school senior who is an alumnus of a Head Start Preschool Program, for continuing education, i.e., community college, state college, university or vocational school. The scholarship application and instructions can be found at www.shastaheadstart.org. Feel free to contact Gloriana Rhodes, Administrative Coordinator for more information. She can be reached at Shasta Head Start Child Development, Inc. 375 Lake Blvd. Suite 100, in Redding, CA 96003. Her phone number is 530-245-2850.
The Zach Swan Memorial Scholarship
The Zach Swan Memorial Scholarship is open to all graduating seniors from
Dunsmuir High School with plans to attend a four-year university, junior
college or trade school. This scholarship is made possible through generous
donations from members of the Dunsmuir Community and former DHS
Alumni. Zach was a tremendous young man who was a DHS graduate, fellow
teacher/coach and genuinely a person of tremendous character. The
recipient of this scholarship should exemplify some of these same character
traits and drive to succeed in their future endeavors.
Must be a graduating senior from the Dunsmuir High School class of
Must have a minimum overall grade point average of 2.5 or higher
verified by the school counselor or principal
Plans to attend a four-year university, junior college or trade school
A one-two page, handwritten letter that discusses your plans for the
future, course of study and addresses the following; “Zach was forced
to face and overcome many obstacles in his life. Please explain how
you have overcome a challenge in your life and how it has shaped your
plans for the future"
Signatures from two Dunsmuir High School teachers who would be
willing to discuss your academic abilities and citizenship qualities with
the scholarship committee
3 Letters of Recommendation
Completed application must be post marked by April 12, 2019
Awards: Minimum of $500.00:
Please return the completed application to Mr. Kellar or Ms. Templeton, at
Dunsmuir High School.
Late applications will not be considered
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Kellar (530) 235-4835
Due date April 12, 2019
Start working on it now.
Pick up an application in Ms. Templeton’s office or on the DHS website. 2019-2020
Shasta Head Start
Due date April 12, 2019
Must be an Alumnus of a Head Start program
The application is available online at
You may also pick up the application in Ms. Templeton’s office
Robert Adams Scholarship
I am happy to announce that the McCloud Healthcare Clinic is once again
offering a $1,000 scholarship in memory of its founding physician, Dr.
Robert Adams. Graduating seniors who plan to pursue a career in a
healthcare field are encouraged
to apply. The deadline is Friday April 26th, 2019 for
postmark or drop off at one of our Clinic sites. I’ve attached the
application packet with instructions. Applications and instructions will
soon also be able to be obtained at our clinic website
The Siskiyou Charter of ACSA
- The applicant must:
1.Be a graduating high school senior in the year in which the scholarship is awarded.
2.Have a 3.0 minimum cumulative grade point average (unweighted).
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:
1.Grade point average in courses completed.
2.In-school and outside-of-school participation in leadership and activities.
3.Plans for college and/or future career training.
1.The complete application shall consist of the following:
A. An essay not to exceed 300 words dealing with the importance of having advanced education/training and how it pertains to you.
B. An application form filled out by the applicant.
C. A copy of the applicant’s transcripts.
2.By Friday, April 26, 2019, a completed application packet must be either:A.emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org ORB.postmarked and sent to:
Siskiyou County Office of Education
609 South Gold Street
Yreka, California 96097
more info will be posted at a later date
Siskiyou Bowman Ryan D Campbell Memorial Scholarship Application
1 $500 scholarship
Open to students who are pursuing a career in the community
/civil services industry. Like teaching, nursing, counseling, youth
programs, and others.
More info will be posted later
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