Scholarships


*Note: Uni, nor any of it's affiliates, are responsible for the legitimacy or quality of the scholarships listed. 
 
Irvine Teachers Association 2017 Scholarship (ITA)
For seniors planning to attend a community or 4-year college or university who are interested in entering the education profession. Application includes a resume, essay and additional information.
Apply by, March 13, 2017 by 4:00pm
Click Here for application and details 

National Charity League, Inc.

For female currently enrolled at one of the four Irvine high schools who are applying for a full-time status at an accredited educational or vocational institute in the Fall of 2017. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5, demonstrated community service and leadership.
For additional qualifications and details Click Here
For application Click Here
Apply by March 1, 2017

Change a Life (OC Scholarship)

For high school seniors enrolling in a four-year college or university. Minimum weighted GPA of 3.5, AP courses, at or below HUD Income Guidelines.
For additional qualifications and details Click Here
Apply by March 15, 2017

Cox Scholars Program (Cox Communications)

For graduating high school seniors looking to pursue their dreams of a college education. This year, up to $100,000 in scholarships will be awarded to students across our Southern California service area (San Diego County, Orange County, Palos Verdes and Santa Barbara.)
Click Here for details
Apply by February 1, 2017

The Junior League of Orange County (Educational Scholarship Program)

The JLOCC has annually awarded thousands of dollars in scholarships to deserving students to help support the JLOCC vision of a community in which the health, safety, and education of all individuals are promoted and supported..
Award: $2,500
Click Here for application & details
Apply by February 17, 2017

John Colvin Memorial Scholarship (Irvine Chamber of Commerce)

This scholarship will be awarded to a senior(s) who demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to: family, education, fitness and community. Senior must be engaged in the process of obtaining a Bachelor's Degree. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and be a California resident. Must demonstrate financial need.
Award: two scholarships of $2,500 each.
For details on all eligibility criteria Click Here
For application Click Here
Apply by April 15, 2017

PFLAG South Orange County Scholarship

For high school seniors continuing to higher education; LGBTQIA full-time undergraduate; LGBTQIA student attending or planning on attending a vocational school. Scholarship awards can range from $500-$2,500.
Click Here for details
Apply by May 10, 2017

Happy New Year Scholarship

Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university in the US (being a legal resident of US or Puerto Rico). The Happy New Year $1,000 Scholarship was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.
Click Here for application & details
Apply by January 31, 2017

2017 Scholarship Points Awards

Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university in the US (being a legal resident of US or Puerto Rico).
Award is $10,000
Click Here for application & details
Apply by January 31, 2017

Shred Paper to Stand Against Bullying

No minimum GPA or essay required. This $5,000 easy scholarship is open to people ages 13 to 25. Must live in US or have US Citizenship.
Click Here for application & details
Apply by January 31, 2017

Spread Positivity In Your Community Scholarship

No minimum GPA or essay required. This $3,000 scholarship is open to people ages 13 to 25. You must also live in the U.S. or have U.S citizenship.
Click Here for application & details
Apply by January 31, 2017

AIS Scholarships (American Indian Services)

Must be enrolled in a university, college, junior college or technical school. Must be one-quarter enrolled member of a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe.
Click Here for application
Apply by February 15, 2017

John & Muriel Landis Scholarships

Administered by the ANS NEED Committee, a maximum of nine scholarships are awarded to undergraduate and graduate students who have greater than average financial need. Consideration is given to conditions or experiences that render the student disadvantaged (poor high school/undergraduate preparation, due to poverty, etc.) Applicants should be planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering, or a nuclear-related field and be enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university located in the United States, but need not be U.S. citizens.
Award is $1,000
Click Here for application & details
Apply by February 1, 2017

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

For seniors who can write a strong essay answering one of three essay topics. Essay must be between 800 and 1,600 words in length. Award is up to $20,000 for 1st place. 
Visit AynRand.org/contests or email:  for additional details
Click Here for flyer
Apply by April 28, 2017

The Paradigm Challenge

Do you have an innovative team that is up for a challenging project?
Click Here for application and detials
Grand Prize is $100,000 dollars to split between your team!
Entry period ends May 1, 2017

Cox Cares Foundation

For graduating high school seniors living in a Cox service area and planning to attend a two or four year college.
Award is up to $5,000.  Looking for students with a history of active involvement in extracurricular activites, community services
or work experience. Must have demonstrated financial need.
Visit http://coxcharitiesca.org/cox-scholars.html for details
Apply by February 1, 2017

Asian Pacific Community Fund (Chen Foundation)

For high school seniors planning to attend a California State University or a Community College as a 1st year student in the Fall of 2017. Open to all majors and there is no ethnicity requirement. 
Apply by March 29, 2017
Click Here for details

Asian Pacific Community Fund (Royal Business Bank)

For high school seniors who reside in Los Angeles, Orange and Ventura Counties, and Clark County-Nevada
Open to all majors and there is no ethnicity requirement. Available for seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in Fall 2017. Apply by March 29, 2017
Click Here for details

TASF (Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund)
For high school seniors planning to attend a University/College in the U.S. in the Fall of 2017
Fund is focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfull their dreams
of obtaining higher education. Apply by March 29, 2017
Click Here to view flyer and details

Gettysburg College STEM Scholarship

For an opportunity to attend a STEM-focused pre-orientation workshop with other STEM
Scholars. Enroll in an exclusive First-Year Seminar and take explore other STEM offerings 
(faculty-student research, peer-mentoring, internship opportunities and more).
Click Here for application
Click Here for information on STEM Scholar focused session during their Jan. Open House
(Juniors may also attend the Open House)

National Student Leadership Conference/Scholarships

For more than 25 years, outstanding high school students have come to the NSLC to explore
a future career, develop leadership skills and experience college life.
For an overview of the programs Click Here
For information on scholarships offered Click Here

Congressional Award

Open to ages 14 to 23 year-olds. 
Award: Participants earn Bronze, Siver and Gold Congressional Award Certificates and Award Medals.
Awards are based on four program areas: Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness and 
Expedition/Exporation.
Please Click HERE for additional information and how to register

Scholarships for Students with Disabilites (Disability.gov)
Multiple scholarships to review!
Please Click HERE for the link

Navy Internship & Scholarship Opportunities

(SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate
degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully
employed upon degree completion.
CLICK HERE FOR INFO
Other helpful links: http://smart.asee.org 

 
B. Davis Scholarship
For Juniors and Seniors. This is not an academic scholarship but they would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. 
Award $1,000
 
Fostering Entrepreneurship TiE South Coast (UCI)
To strengthen entrepreneurship in high school students (business program)
Awards range from $1,000-$10,000 
Apply at http://southcoast.tie.org/category/programs/
 
Elk Scholarships
 
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
Awards $500 to seniors who submit the best short story about machinery.
Apply at www.usedforkliftcalifornia.com by June 15th, 2017
 
ABC Wildlife Scholarship
Awards $1000 to senior girls who seek to pursue a career in science.
Apply at www.abcwildlife.com by June 26th, 2017
 
BGG Communications Scholarship
Awards $1000 to students (age 16+) who submit the best essay regarding information/communication
technology and a college education.
Apply at www.breylancommunications.com/apply.php by June 30th, 2017





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