Our Opportunities

Welcome to Contra Costa College Scholarships! Below is the listing of scholarship opportunities available through the Contra Costa College Foundation.

Completion of the General Application is required to be considered for one or more of the scholarship opportunities listed below. Some opportunities may require supplemental questions in addition to the General Application. Be sure to review all applications BEFORE submitting.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 #cccwheresmycheck Scholarship
Two awards of $500. The Contra Costa College Office of Financial Assistance established this scholarship in order to promote a culture of...
Two awards of $500. The Contra Costa College Office of Financial...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 African American Staff Association Scholarship
Two awards of $500 each. Must have attended CCC for at least 2 semesters and completed at least 12 units with an overall GPA of at least 3.0, and...
Two awards of $500 each. Must have attended CCC for at least 2 semesters...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 African American Studies Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must have attended CCC for at least 2 semesters prior to application for scholarship, completed at least 12 units,...
One award of $1000. Applicants must have attended CCC for at least 2...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Agents of Change Scholarship
The Agents of Change Scholarship will be given to two (2) students who exhibit the following: 1. Be continuing at CCC in the upcoming fall term, 2....
The Agents of Change Scholarship will be given to two (2) students who...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Ansel Boynton Memorial Scholarship
A $1000 award given to a student who meets the following criteria: 1) Plans to transfer in the upcoming fall, 2) Major in Engineering and continue...
A $1000 award given to a student who meets the following criteria: 1)...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$3,000.00 Arizmendi Culinary Scholarship
Two awards of $3,000 to pay for the entire cost of a student’s tuition, supplies and books for completing their second year in the culinary program...
Two awards of $3,000 to pay for the entire cost of a student’s tuition,...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Associated Student Union Achievement Scholarship
Four awards of $500. This scholarship was established by the Associated Student Union (ASU) of Contra Costa College in order to provide students...
Four awards of $500. This scholarship was established by the Associated...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Associated Student Union Leadership Scholarship
Four awards of $1,000. This scholarship was established by the Associated Student Union (ASU) of Contra Costa College in order to provide students...
Four awards of $1,000. This scholarship was established by the...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,200.00 Bernard Osher
The Bernard Osher scholarship seeks to improve quality of life through support for higher education and the arts. Five awards of $1,200 to be...
The Bernard Osher scholarship seeks to improve quality of life through...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Bert Coffey Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Bert Coffey was on the first governing board when the District was created. Bert created this scholarship in 1989. Applicants...
One award of $1,000. Bert Coffey was on the first governing board when...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Biological Science Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1) completion of at least 12 units at CCC, including 4 units of BioSci 145, BioSci...
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1)...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Brandon Schnurr Memorial Scholarship
Two (2) awards of $500 each to a student either entering or continuing their studies at CCC with a GPA of at least 3.0. Must exemplify leadership...
Two (2) awards of $500 each to a student either entering or continuing...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Business Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must be a Business major, must have completed at least 15 units with a 3.0 GPA or higher and be returning to CCC as...
One award of $1000. Applicants must be a Business major, must have...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Carl Vincent Ansberry, Jr. Scholarship
One award of $500. Established in memory of Carl Vincent Ansberry, Jr., this scholarship is to a student majoring in Liberal Arts with plans to...
One award of $500. Established in memory of Carl Vincent Ansberry, Jr.,...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Chemistry Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must have completed at least 12 units at CCC with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, be enrolled for at least 9...
One award of $1000. Applicants must have completed at least 12 units at...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$2,500.00 Christian Fritz & Marlene Keller STEM Scholarship
The Christian Fritz & Marlene Keller STEM Scholarship will award 2 scholarships annually in the amount of $2,500. Students eligible for this award...
The Christian Fritz & Marlene Keller STEM Scholarship will award 2...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Classified Senate Student Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for a student employee or Classified Professional currently working at Contra Costa College. There will be one (1)...
This scholarship is intended for a student employee or Classified...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Contra Costa College Foundation General Scholarship
Ten (10) awards of $1,000 each. The Contra Costa College Foundation offers General Scholarships to students intending to continue their studies at...
Ten (10) awards of $1,000 each. The Contra Costa College Foundation...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 D.G. Meremeyer Memorial Scholarship
One (1) $500 award given to a student who is a hard worker and plans to continue their educational goals. Priority is given to students who are...
One (1) $500 award given to a student who is a hard worker and plans to...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Damon P. Bell Veteran Scholarship
In honor of his late father, Damon P. Bell, Contra Costa College President Damon A. Bell is offering a $1000 scholarship to veteran students....
In honor of his late father, Damon P. Bell, Contra Costa College...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Dean Lesher Scholarship
Two (2) awards of $1,000 to a student transferring to a California State University for the upcoming academic year. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA...
Two (2) awards of $1,000 to a student transferring to a California State...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Dr. Intisar Shareef Scholarship
A scholarship opportunity in memory of Dr. Intisar Shareef, a beloved CCC faculty who taught at Contra Costa College for over 30 years. She was a...
A scholarship opportunity in memory of Dr. Intisar Shareef, a beloved...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Paul and Carolyn Gan Family Scholarship
The Dr. Paul and Carolyn Gan Family Scholarship is given to two eligible students who are working to support themselves or their family. Eligible...
The Dr. Paul and Carolyn Gan Family Scholarship is given to two eligible...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Drs. Tanita and van Dyk Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Must be a full-time student for the current academic year, and be returning to CCC full-time in the upcoming fall semester....
One award of $1,000. Must be a full-time student for the current...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$750.00 DSPS "ABILITY" Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must: 1) have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 in courses that meet general education requirements for the...
One award of $1000. Applicants must: 1) have a minimum cumulative GPA of...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Early Childhood Education Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in Early Childhood Education (or other closely related major), have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and plan to complete the...
One award of $1000. Must major in Early Childhood Education (or other...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Economics Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in Economics, be currently enrolled full-time at CCC, have completed at least 12 units in the District, have...
One award of $1000. Must major in Economics, be currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Edmund L. Regalia Scholarship for Continuing Students
The Contra Costa College Board Members are offering ten (10) $1,000 scholarship awards to continuing CCC students. Eligible students must be...
The Contra Costa College Board Members are offering ten (10) $1,000...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 EOPS for Continuing Students Scholarship
Six awards of $1000 to a continuing EOPS/CARE student at CCC who is pursuing a certificate or associate’s degree. Must have completed at least 18...
Six awards of $1000 to a continuing EOPS/CARE student at CCC who is...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$2,500.00 EOPS Transfer Scholarship
The EOPS Program offers nine (9) awards at $2500 each. This opportunity is for EOPS/CARE students transferring from CCC to a university. Applicants...
The EOPS Program offers nine (9) awards at $2500 each. This opportunity...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$750.00 Foreign Languages Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1) Completion of 12 or more units at CCC, 2) cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher, 3)...
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1)...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Fred Tarp Memorial Scholarship
One award of $1,000. In memory of Fred Tarp, a long-term instructor in the Biological Sciences department at Contra Costa College. Recipients must...
One award of $1,000. In memory of Fred Tarp, a long-term instructor in...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$2,500.00 Genirberg Family Scholarship
Four (4) awards in the amount of $2,500 each. Given to recipients who meet the following criteria: 1) Must be continuing at CCC for upcoming fall...
Four (4) awards in the amount of $2,500 each. Given to recipients who...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Gill Family Charitable Trust Scholarship
Five (5) awards of $1,000 each. This opportunity is meant to promote education and improve the lives of disadvantaged students and families....
Five (5) awards of $1,000 each. This opportunity is meant to promote...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Granzella Re-Entry Parent Scholarship
One (1) award of $500. Available to a student who enrolled at CCC several years after graduating high school (re-entry student). Must have at least...
One (1) award of $500. Available to a student who enrolled at CCC...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Harold G. Keck Memorial Scholarship
One award of $1,000 for up to two years of study at Contra Costa College. To qualify, you must be a continuing CCC student for the upcoming...
One award of $1,000 for up to two years of study at Contra Costa...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Health and Human Services Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be enrolled in a Human Services program for the current academic year as a full-time...
One award of $1000. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be enrolled...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Honoring Disabled Veterans Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Must be a veteran student at CCC with a disability. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, live in Contra Costa County and be enrolled...
One award of $1,000. Must be a veteran student at CCC with a disability....
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Kellogg Opportunity Scholarship
The Kellog Opportunity Scholarship will be awarded to two students who plan to transfer from CCC in the upcoming academic year. These students must...
The Kellog Opportunity Scholarship will be awarded to two students who...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 La Raza Program Scholarship
One award of $1000 to a student who has taken at least three La Raza Studies courses and plans to pursue an Ethnic Studies degree. Must be...
One award of $1000 to a student who has taken at least three La Raza...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Leonard McNeil Memorial Social Activism Scholarship
The Leonard McNeil Memorial Social Activism Scholarship is a $1,000 award that was made to support a student who shows experience working for...
The Leonard McNeil Memorial Social Activism Scholarship is a $1,000...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$2,000.00 Mack and Gaye Williams Scholarship
One (1) award at $2000 to support a Contra Costa College student who maintains a 2.5 GPA or higher, is a declared Pre-Law major or closely related...
One (1) award at $2000 to support a Contra Costa College student who...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$500.00 Michael J. Catalano Nursing Scholarship
One award of $500. This scholarship was established in memory of Michael J. Catalano, a CCC Nursing graduate. Being a nursing student was one of...
One award of $500. This scholarship was established in memory of Michael...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Narayan R. Sanwal Scholarship
A scholarship offered in memoriam of CCC student, Narayan R. Sanwal, will be one award in the amount of $1,000 given to a student with a 1) strong...
A scholarship offered in memoriam of CCC student, Narayan R. Sanwal,...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Doctor's Outstanding Clinical Performance - First Year Student Award
One award of $1,000 to a student who demonstrates outstanding clinical performance in the first year of the Nursing Program at CCC. Written...
One award of $1,000 to a student who demonstrates outstanding clinical...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Doctor's Outstanding Service - First Year Student Award
One award of $1000 to a student who demonstrates outstanding service during the first year of the Nursing Program at CCC.
One award of $1000 to a student who demonstrates outstanding service...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Kaiser Academic Achievement - Second Year Student Award
One award of $1,000. For academic achievement in the second year of the Nursing Program at CCC. Must have 3.25 GPA or greater in Nursing courses,...
One award of $1,000. For academic achievement in the second year of the...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Kaiser Outstanding Performance - Second Year Student Award
One award of $1,000. For outstanding performance during the second year of the Nursing Program at CCC. Must have satisfactory clinical performance...
One award of $1,000. For outstanding performance during the second year...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Kaiser Outstanding Service - First Year Student Award
Two awards of $1,000. For service given in the first year of the Nursing Program at CCC, including participation in nursing department meetings and...
Two awards of $1,000. For service given in the first year of the Nursing...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Kaiser Outstanding Service - Second Year Student Award
One award of $1,000. For service given through two years in the Nursing Program at CCC, including participation in nursing department meetings and...
One award of $1,000. For service given through two years in the Nursing...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/22/2021