Columbia College Scholarships and Awards
2017-18 Scholarship Cycle NOW OPEN!
General Scholarship Application: CLICK HERE
Columbia College Scholarships and Awards:The Columbia College Foundation works with dozens of community donors to offer scholarships and awards to Columbia College students. Scholarships and award opportunities are available for students in all fields of study. GPA and other selection criteria vary. With our online scholarship application, students can apply for more than 80 opportunities with one online application. Use your student email to log in and check the website often for updates and new opportunities.Fall 2017 Deadlines:
- Friday, October 20 -- Osher Scholarships, Hospitality Management Grants, Roberta Hughes Music Scholarships (audition required)
- Friday, December 15 -- General Scholarships
Help for applicants:
- Application Tip Sheet and Instructions
- NEW USERS GUIDE
- Writing Tips for Personal Statements
- Browse Columbia College Foundation online scholarship opportunities here!
- WORKSHOPS!! Need help applying for scholarships -- attend a workshop.
2017 WORKSHOP Dates to remember:
For assistance with your scholarship application, stop by the Career & Transfer Center -- Upper Manzanita, Academic Achievement Center -- Upper Tamarack or the Instructional Technology Center (ITC) -- Tamarack Room 134.
- Scholarship Personal Statement/Essay, FRIDAY, October 13 - 9:00am - 10:30am (Location: Pinyon (Health and Wellness Center).
- CC Scholarship Application Instructions Workshop, FRIDAY, October 13 - 11:00am-12:00pm (Location: Career Transfer Center, 2nd Floor Manzanita).
- CC Scholarship Application Instructions Workshop, FRIDAY, November 17 - 11:00am - 12:00pm (Location: Career and Transfer Center).
For additional information, contact the Foundation office via email at email@example.com or call 588-5065.
Off-Campus Scholarship Opportunities
- Calaveras Big Trees Association - Emily M. Hewitt Memorial 2017 Scholarship: DUE DATE - TBA
- Mother Lode Mineral Society--One scholarship of $750.00 and a second scholarship of $500 to deserving Modesto Junior College, Columbia Junior College or California State University, Stanislaus students with a major in Geology, Physical Geography or Earth Science.
- Fastweb.com -- Scholarship information
- Tuolumne Group of the Sierra Club and Central Sierra Audubon Scholarships (application link) -- Opportunities for students in natural resources.
- Tuolumne County Women's Network -- Opportunities for women.