Scholarships: AB540

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Outside Scholarship Description Approximate Deadline
10,000 Degrees Undergraduate Scholarship Full-time students with financial need who are enrolled in a program leading to their first bachelor's degree. March
Adsum Education Foundation Full-time students who attended at least 4 years between grades 7-12 in a Santa Barbara County school, and are ineligible for federal financial aid. January
Avalos Foundation Scholarship High school seniors or current community college transfers from Butte, Glenn, Tehama, Yuba, Sutter, or Colusa counties who demonstrate financial need. April
BMI Student Composer Scholarship Students who are citizens of the Western Hemisphere that are studying music and are under the age of 28. February
California Wine Grape Growers Foundation High school seniors with a parent or legal guardian employed as a vineyard worker or winegrape grower. March
Chicana/Latina Foundation Female Chicana/Latina students from Northern California with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater. March
Citi/Telacu Scholarship Latino students entering their senior year who are pursuing a business related degree, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater, and have volunteered a minimum of 20 hours of community service. March
Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund For active participants in struggles for civil rights, economic justice, international solidarity, or other progressive issues. April
DREAMer's Roadmap Scholarship database listing available scholarships for undocumented students. Ongoing
Educators For Fair Consideration Resource guide of scholarship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate undocumented students. March
Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Juniors and seniors who will write about an ethical issue. December
Elk Grove Regional Scholarship Foundation Scholarships for students from the Elk Grove area in a variety of areas of interest. January
Fund for Education Abroad 20 scholarships of up to $10,000 each available to study abroad.  Applicants must be US citizens, permanent residents, or DACA students. January
Golden Door Scholars Undergraduate students who are eligible for the deferred action program prior to receiving funds. September
Good Tidings Foundation Community Service Scholarship High school seniors who have served their communities and have financial need.  Must be from one of the following California counties:  Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Napa, Sacramento, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, or Yolo. October
Hermanos Macehual Alumni Association Low-income students who are enrolled full-time with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater and are committed to use their degree to work with Latino/Indigenous or low-income communities. August
La Unidad Latina Foundation Students who have completed at least one year of full-time undergraduate studies with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or greater. October
LAEF Scholarship Hispanic heritage students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater with a Colorado permanent address. November
Leonard M. Perryman Scholarship United Methodist ethnic minority students enrolled at the junior or senior level in journalism or communications. March
Maisin Scholar Award For SFUSD students with a 2.0 or greater GPA and commitment to educational and career goals. March
Marcus Foster Education Institute High school students from the Bay Area.  Most of the scholarships are for students within the Oakland Unified School District. March
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) MALDEF has developed a Scholarship Resource Guide to support high school, college, and graduate students in their attainment of a higher education. This is a free, informative resource guide for students, parents, and educators. Various
Migrant Farmworker Scholarship Variety of scholarships for students with a recent history of movement for agricultural employment. Various
National Hispanic Business Women's Association Scholarship Students of Hispanic-descent with a 2.75 GPA or greater working towards a career in a STEM related field. March
The Orange County Hispanic Education Endowment Latino/a students from Orange County (CA) who are first generation college students in families with incomes of $45,000 or less. January
Que Llueva Café Scholarship High school undocumented students from any state or Puerto Rico who are of Chicano/Latino descent. February
Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara High school seniors and current undergraduates who attended at least four of the six years between grades 7-12 and graduated or received a GED from Santa Barbara County high school.  Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or AB 540 eligible. January
SHPE Foundation Students of Hispanic-descent with a 2.75 GPA or greater working towards a career in a STEM related field. May - August
Silicon Valley Community Foundation Variety of scholarships for high school seniors and current undergraduates; the majority of scholarship are for current or former residents of San Mateo, Santa Clara, and San Francisco counties February
Univision Must be a hispanic heritage student residing in the United States with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater, demonstrated financial need, and the 1st generation to attend college. April