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Scholarships 2019-2020

Deadline Name & Link Information and Requirements
2/5/20 Cox Scholars High school seniors in Southern California who live in a Cox service area (Confirm eligibility before applying). Must plan to enroll full-time at an accredited two or four-year university within the U.S. Minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0 in a STEM related field. Active involvement in extracurricular activities, community service, or work experience, demonstrated financial need and must be a United States citizen or permanent resident. The average amount of award: $1,000-$5,000. 
2/29/20 College Board Opportunity Scholarships Open to all, regardless of GPA or test scores, this unique scholarship program guides students to complete six essential steps that move them closer to college with the chance to earn scholarships ranging from $500 to $40,000.* The more effort that students put in, the more chances they have to earn scholarships.
3/2/20 Asian Pacific Fund Multiple scholarships available. Earliest deadline is March 2nd. Some have ethnic background requirements and some do not. Amounts range from $1,000-$20,000.
3/15/20 MVAC Mission Viejo Activities Committee - To qualify high school seniors need to attend a CUSD school and have volunteered at least 150 hours; 25 hours need to be in Mission Viejo. MVAC may award up to 5 $1,000 scholarships. 
3/15/20 Cabrillo Club Applicants must be of Portuguese descent, a minimum weighted 3.50 GPA and provide 3 letters of recommendation. Click HERE for application and details. 
3/20/20 National Charity League

College-bound graduating female senior with minimum 3.0 GPA. See FLYER for details and link on left to apply. 

3/25/20 OCYSF The Orange County Youth Sports Foundation is offering 2 scholarships to graduating seniors - 1 is for a scholar athlete and 1 is for athletes who have overcome serious injury. The qualifications are participation in athletics, minimum 3.5 GPA, financial need and leadership on and off the field. 
4/22/20 Student-View

The Student-View Scholarship is a unique opportunity for high school seniors.
It is open to all students regardless of academic achievement or financial need.

One (1) individual prize of a $5,000 scholarship.
Two (2) individual prize of a $1,000 scholarship.
Ten (10) individual prizes, consisting of $500 scholarships each

NO minimum SAT or ACT score, GPA or essay required. 
Simply complete a 15-25 minute online survey about local colleges. You will then be automatically entered into a random drawing for a scholarship award.

8/14/20 Injury Scholarship $1,000 scholarship for college-bound students who have suffered a serious injury and are committed to demonstrating a determination to rebuild their lives, pursue higher education, and achieve career success. A successful essay should be a minimum of 500 words and clearly answer the prompt.