Columbia College Scholarships and Awards
ONE online application for 150 cash awards
Scholarship Application: CLICK HERE
Questions? Call the Columbia College Foundation at (209) 588-5065
***2020-2021 awards are now in process. Watch for announcements.***
Additional Spring 2021 opportunities -- Complete General Application to be considered.
- Spring Hospitality Management Grants -- Now Closed
- Spring Fire Science Scholarships -- Closing April 9, 2021
- Jordan Reyes Fire Academy Scholarship -- Closing April 9, 2021
- Finish Line Scholarship--New opportunity starting soon, watch for details
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
Help for applicants:
- Application Workshops -- Via Zoom: Check back soon for workshop recording.
- New Users Guide
- Application Tip Sheet and Instructions
- Personal Statement (Essay) Tips
- Writing a Personal Essay
- Essay Tips
- Browse Columbia College Foundation online scholarship opportunities here
For assistance with your scholarship application, stop by the Career & Transfer Center - Upper Manzanita or the Academic Achievement Center - Upper Tamarack. For additional information, contact the Foundation office via email at email@example.com or call 588-5065.
Off-Campus Scholarship Opportunities
The Columbia College Foundation Scholarship Office provides the information listed as a courtesy. We do not promote, validate, or maintain the websites for Outside Non-Columbia College Foundation Scholarship opportunities.
Off-Campus Scholarships Options:
Scholarships for Women: http://oedb.org/scholarships/women/
Grants for Single Moms: http://oedb.org/single-mother-grant/
Central Sierra Audubon Scholarships -- Opportunities for students in natural resources. Mail by March 18, 2021
Tuolumne County Women's Network -- Opportunities for women.
Live Your Dream Award -- Opportunities for women (head of household) offered by local Soroptimist Clubs. Calaveras County residents please contact Julia Tidball at firstname.lastname@example.org or 209-768-0366 for more information. Tuolumne County residents contact Gloria Winton for information at 209-743-5762, email@example.com.
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative -- $6,000 scholarship to recognize service to the LGBT+ community. For graduating high school and community college students in northern and central California. The current cycle application deadline has passed.
Hope for Healing Scholarship -- $5,000 scholarship for students students who have been accepted to a four-year institution with a planned course of study in the area of of mental and behavioral health or psychiatric nursing as demonstrated by a major or minor course of study. The current cycle application deadline has passed.