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Scholarships

2020 Local Scholarship Opportunities

Bank of Hope Scholarship

$2,500

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the U.S.

  • Must be enrolled in either a 4-year institution or 2-year institution as an incoming freshman (Fall 2020)

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or have earned a GED

  • Must demonstrate financial need and qualify based on income restrictions and limitations

Due by February 29, 2020 at 2 PM (Pacific Time)

Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship Programs

10 Scholarship programs with unique criteria

Award ranges from $1,000 - $20,000

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Incoming or current college students of any background
  • Will enroll full time in Fall
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident

Due by March 2, 2020 unless noted otherwise

 

The Roger Yamanaka Scholarship

$2,000-$3,500

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Senior
  • Demonstrated commitment to service
  • Leadership in service

Due by March 15, 2020 to Ms. Reyes

Pick up an application in the C&CC

 

Asian Pacific Community Fund Scholarships

 (NO ETHINIC BACKGROUND REQUIREMENT)

Royal Business Bank Scholarship

4 - $2,000

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Senior in select counties (including Orange)
  • Plan to attend 4-year in Fall 2020
  • Cumulative unweighted 3.0 GPA
  • Household income at or below County Low Income level (on tax returns)
  • Open to All majors & no ethnic background

                Cathay Bank Scholarship

20 - $1,000

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Senior in select counties (including Orange)
  • Plan to attend 4-year in Fall 2020
  • Cumulative unweighted 3.0 GPA
  • Household income at or below County Low Income level (on tax returns)
  • Open to All majors & no ethnic background

                Mega Bank Scholarship

5 - $1,000

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Senior in select counties (including Orange)
  • Plan to attend 4-year in Fall 2020
  • Cumulative unweighted 3.0 GPA
  • Household income at or below County Low Income level (on tax returns)
  • Open to All majors & no ethnic background

                Due by March 25, 2020 at 11:59 PM

Old Courthouse Museum Society & Junior Achievement of Orange County Scholarship Essay Contest

$1,000

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Seniors attending a public school in Orange County
  • Graduate in Spring 2020
  • Enroll in college for Fall 2020

Due by April 3, 2020 by 5 PM to ajohnson@jasocal.org

Golden West College High School Scholarships

8 scholarship programs

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Member of the graduating class of 2020
  • Enroll in at least 12 units for Fall 2020 at GWC
  • Minimum of cumulative 2.5 GPA
  • Submit FAFSA or Dream Act Application

Due by April 3, 2020 at 5 PM by mail, fax or email to scholarships@gwc.cccd.edu

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