*Note: Uni, nor any of it's affiliates, are responsible for the legitimacy or quality of the scholarships listed. 
Greater Irvine Chamber Scholarship (In Honor of John Greg Colvin)
For students who are currently enrolled OR have been accepted to a university or college within the Irvine footprint. Must demonstrate extraordinary commitment to family, education, fitness and community.
Apply by April 20, 2018 
Click Here for application and for a list of qualifying colleges and universities

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The Swardstrom Group Scholarship
For students who are currently enrolled OR have been accepted to a university or college within the Irvine footprint. Must demonstrate extraordinary commitment to family, education, fitness and community.
Award: $500 scholarship to one male and one female
Apply by April 30, 2018 by 9:00PM and email to
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Bonita Canyon PTA Scholarship

For graduating seniors in good academic standing, who attended Bonita Canyon Elementary School in Irvine for at least one full academic year.
Award: $1,000
Completed applications must be received in the Bonita Canyon Elementary School office
by 3:00pm, Monday April 30, 2018 
Click Here for application

Kiwanis Key Club Scholarship (UNI Students)
For Seniors in high school who are members of the key club. Each applicant will be judged on GPA, Key Club activities, school activities and a written essay. Please send completed applications to:
Awards: $700 & $300
Apply by May 16, 2018
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Unified Caring Association (UCA)

For ALL High School Students! Submit an essay on how caring and kindness can be implemented more in your personal life and in your school. 500-550 word essay.
Award: $100-$333

Apply by May 22, 2018
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American Red Cross Scholarship

Criteria for selecting a scholarship recipient:

Student must be in their senior year of high school
Student must graduate high school on time at the end of their senior year.
Student must utilize the scholarship to continue his/her education starting in the fall semester (2018) following graduation at an accredited 2-year, 4-year or professional trade school
Student must have given blood for both drives
Need to send a resume and transcript along with a paragraph demonstrating financial need to
due by by May 11, 2018

STEM Scholarships

Department of Defense scholarships provide cash awards to students who have demonstrated ability and aptitude for excelling in STEM fields in disciplines of importance to DoD.
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Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.
For high school students who will be graduated by Spring 2018 and are interested in pursuing a career or technical education in a post-secondary environment. Must have financial need.
Award: Up to $2,500
Apply by June 15, 2018
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Insight Pest Solutions Scholarship
The $1,000 "Overcoming Your Fears" 
If you are currently enrolled in college or headed there in 2018 and want to win a $1,000 scholarship to help cover expenses, consider entering the Insight Pest Solutions scholarship contest. Insight Pest will award a $1,000 college scholarship to a highly motivated student.
Award: $1,000
Apply by September 5, 2018

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PFLAG South Orange County Scholarship 
Must be a resident (or a parent must be a resident) of Orange County at the time of the application.
Must identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer or straight ally. LGBTQIA high school senior continuing to higher education; LGBTQIA full-time undergraduate; LGBTQIA student attending or planning on attending a vocational school. Ages 17 to 24. 2.0 Overall GPA; Involved in support, education and/or advocacy in their school or community.
Award $500-$2,500
Apply by May 4, 2018 
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B. Davis Scholarship 
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. There is no age restriction. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next. This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.
Award $1,000
Apply by May 22, 2018
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Send application to:

Abbot & Fenner Scholarship
The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: Topic: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.
Award $1,000
Apply by June 14, 2018
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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 
Please Click HERE for additional information and how to register

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

Military Scholarships (ROTC)

More than 1.4 million Americans have made the choice to serve their country. The brave men and women who voluntarily invest their time in the United States Military are some of the well-respected citizens of the country. Choosing to enter the military should not forfeit your dreams of receiving a college education. Whether you are a member of the Air ForceArmyCoast GuardMarine Corps, or Navy there are a number of college scholarships and grants available for service members, veterans and their families
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