All 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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Administration of Justice Department Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Must have completed at least 6 units of Administration of Justice coursework with a 3.0 GPA or higher, be enrolled full-time...
One award of $1,000. Must have completed at least 6 units of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Anatomy and Physiology Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must have previously taken either an Anatomy or Physiology course and be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in...
One award of $1000. Applicants must have previously taken either an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Anthropology Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1) completion of 12 units at CCC and be currently enroll full-time or more at CCC,...
One award of $1000. Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Automotive Technology Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Applicants must be an Automotive Technology major and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Must also be enrolled full-time at the time of...
One award of $1000. Applicants must be an Automotive Technology major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$700.00 B. Wayne Daniels Scholarship
One award of $700. Must either be an African American Studies major or at least taken 4 courses in African American Studies and passed with a C or...
One award of $700. Must either be an African American Studies major or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Carola and Albrecht Forsythe Scholarship for Excellence
Two (2) awards at $2500 each. Students eligible to apply must: 1) be female 2) be in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics;...
Two (2) awards at $2500 each. Students eligible to apply must: 1) be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Culinary Department Scholarship
Two (2) awards of $1,000 each for students majoring in Culinary Arts who will continue their studies at CCC in fall and enroll in at least...
Two (2) awards of $1,000 each for students majoring in Culinary Arts who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Dean Lesher Scholarship
Six (6) 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...
Six (6) awards of $1,000 to a student transferring to a California State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Drama Deparment Scholarship
One award of $1000 for students who are planning to continue their studies in the field of theatre. Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be enrolled...
One award of $1000 for students who are planning to continue their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
Varies Eagle Bugg Memorial Scholarship
For a student transferring to a four-year institution for the upcoming fall semester, $400, or for a student continuing at CCC who has completed at...
For a student transferring to a four-year institution for the upcoming...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Edmund L. Regalia Scholarship for Continuing Students
The Contra Costa Community Board Members are offering eight (8) $1000 scholarship awards to continuing CCC students. Eligible students must be...
The Contra Costa Community Board Members are offering eight (8) $1000...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 English Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must have at least 12 units completed at CCC by the end of the current semester (spring) with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or...
One award of $1000. Must have at least 12 units completed at CCC by the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$750.00 EOPS Transfer Scholarship
The EOPS Program offers three (3) awards at $750 each. This opportunity is for EOPS/CARE students transferring from CCC to a university. Applicants...
The EOPS Program offers three (3) awards at $750 each. This opportunity...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$1,000.00 ESL Department Scholarship
A $1,000 award given to a student who is currently enrolled full-time (or 6 units for DSPS students), including at least one ESL course. Must also...
A $1,000 award given to a student who is currently enrolled full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Extended Opportunity Programs & Services Scholarship
One award 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...
One award of $1000 to a continuing EOPS/CARE student at CCC who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Geography Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in Geography and be currently enrolled full-time at CCC. Must have completed at least 12 units in the District with...
One award of $1000. Must major in Geography and be currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$250.00 Granzella Re-Entry Mom Scholarship
One (1) award of $250. Available to a female student who enrolled at CCC several years after graduating high school (re-entry student). Must have...
One (1) award of $250. Available to a female student who enrolled at CCC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
$500.00 Harold G. Keck Memorial Scholarship
One award of $500 for up to two years of study at Contra Costa College. To qualify, you must be a local high school graduate entering CCC as a...
One award of $500 for up to two years of study at Contra Costa College....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 History Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in History and be currently enrolled full-time at CCC and have completed at least 12 units in the District. Also,...
One award of $1000. Must major in History and be currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Honoring Disabled Veterans Scholarship
One award of $1000. 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 in...
One award of $1000. Must be a veteran student at CCC with a disability....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 John P. Christenson Scholarship
One award of $500 to a student with a minimum 3.0 GPA who intends to continue their studies at CCC for the upcoming fall semester. Preference will...
One award of $500 to a student with a minimum 3.0 GPA who intends to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$250.00 Joseph L. Anderson "Pay It Forward" Scholarship
One (1) award in the amount of $250 will be given to a student athlete who is a Business major and in need of covering their cost of tuition, books...
One (1) award in the amount of $250 will be given to a student athlete...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Journalism Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must have completed at least 12 units or more in Journalism classes with a 3.5 GPA or higher. Must also have at least 30...
One award of $1000. Must have completed at least 12 units or more in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended