Scholarships are grants to help students pay for college.  They can be based on academic merit or other achievement.  For more scholarship information, please visit our scholarship wall in Room 403.
Below are websites to help students find scholarship that they can apply to.

Elk National Foundation

California-Hawaii Elks Major Project offers 24-48 scholarships for disabled students wishing to pursue higher education.  They are offering three different types of application.  For more information, click on the links below.

eQuality Scholarship Collaborative

eQuality Scholarship Collaborative is granting scholarships to graduating high school students.  For more information, click here.

USC Bovard Scholars Program

If you are a junior and a high academic achieving student with financial need for college, the USC Bovard Scholars program is a great opportunity for you!  They are holding a FREE three-week summer program to take place at the University of Southern California campus from July 16-August 5, 2017.
The program will include academic and career exploration, guest speakers, and much more.
For more information and to complete the application, visit  The application deadline is February 17, 2017

Bezos Scholars Program

The Bezos Scholars Program inspires and challenges young people to act on their passions and collaborate to address community needs.  Scholars are teams of rising high school seniors and educators who have demonstrated accomplishment, embraced new challenges, and aspire to lead change in their community.
Visit their website for more information.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

The San Jose Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is offering a scholarship for students of African-American descent.  Please click here for more information and for the application.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Scholarship

The Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation scholarship is now accepting application packets.  The members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, and the Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation are committed to service within the community.
In this packet, you will find information about the foundation, key dates, and the application form.  Please note that, with the exception of official transcripts (which must be sent via mail), all application materials (form, references, and essay) must be submitted electronically to  The deadline for submissions is February 3, 2017.
For more information, please visit the foundation's website.  Click here for the application packet.

Oakland Black College Expo

Attend the Black College Expo on Saturday February 18th for the opportunity to be accepted on the spot and receive scholarship opportunities. The event will take place from 9am-5pm on the Laney College campus in Oakland. Click here for more information.

California Showcase Athlete Recruitment

Football scholarships and financial aid will be available to high school seniors at the FREE California Showcase event.  Over 65 colleges and universities from Division II, III, and NAIA will be represented and looking to award financial aid to deserving athletes.
Athletes must have at least one of the following qualifications:
1.  GPA of 2.5 or higher (unweighted)
2.  SAT score of 860 or higher (Math & Verbal only)
3.  ACT of 16 or higher
The showcase will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 8:00am-3:00pm at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, CA.
For more information on the California Showcase or to sign up, visit their website.
To download the informational flyer, click here.
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