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
$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: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$5,000.00 Packard-Zell Memorial Scholarship
This incredibly generous donation will support CCC students who have re-entered college for a second chance to successfully complete a degree or...
This incredibly generous donation will support CCC students who have...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$500.00 Parchester Village Scholarshp
One award of $500 to be given annually to a verified resident of Parchester Village. Must be a full-time CCC student, or to a student transferring...
One award of $500 to be given annually to a verified resident of...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Philosophy Program Scholarship
One (1) award in the amount of $1,000 give to a student in the Philosophy program at CCC. Opportunity will be a awarded to a recipient who meets...
One (1) award in the amount of $1,000 give to a student in the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Political Science Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in Political Science at CCC or plan to transfer to a four-year university with a major in Political Science or...
One award of $1000. Must major in Political Science at CCC or plan to...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$2,500.00 Powered by Rotary Automotive Scholarship
Two awards of $2500 for students in the automotive program who are either transferring or returning to CCC and meet the following criteria:...
Two awards of $2500 for students in the automotive program who are...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Pride Scholarship
A $1,000 award given to one (1) student who will be returning to CCC in the upcoming fall term or has plans to transfer to a 4-year institution....
A $1,000 award given to one (1) student who will be returning to CCC in...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Psychology Program Scholarship
One award of $1000. Must major in Psychology and be currently enrolled full-time at CCC and be returning to CCC as a fulltime student for the...
One award of $1000. Must major in Psychology and be currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Retired Nursing Instructor Kathleen H. Allan Memorial Scholarship
The family of Kathleen H. Allan wishes to honor and remember the dedication and passion she brought to the profession of teaching nursing. She was...
The family of Kathleen H. Allan wishes to honor and remember the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$2,500.00 Robert T. Fredericks Scholarship
One (1) award of $2,500 to an outstanding Middle College High School graduating senior. Must have completed History 122/123, Humanities 113, and/or...
One (1) award of $2,500 to an outstanding Middle College High School...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Russell Stillwell Nursing Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Applicants must: 1) be currently enrolled in the associate degree Nursing Program at CCC, 2) be in good standing with the...
One award of $1,000. Applicants must: 1) be currently enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$5,000.00 Schaefer Scholarship
Five (5) awards of $5,000 to students transferring to CSU or UC for the upcoming academic year. Must have a minimum 2.8 GPA and be enrolled...
Five (5) awards of $5,000 to students transferring to CSU or UC for the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Susumu and Namiko Abe Memorial Scholarship
Two (2) awards of $1,000 each. To be given to a recipients who meet the following criteria: 1) have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 in courses that...
Two (2) awards of $1,000 each. To be given to a recipients who meet the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Sy & Beverly Zell Scholarship
Five (5) $1,000 awards to any student attending CCC to fulfill their educational goals. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need...
Five (5) $1,000 awards to any student attending CCC to fulfill their...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$500.00 The Dr. Saul Jones, Student Nurse "Superstar" Scholarship
One award of $500 to a second year CCC nursing student who demonstrates outstanding leadership and critical thinking skills both academically and...
One award of $500 to a second year CCC nursing student who demonstrates...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 The Haist Family Tool Scholarship
Through generous donations from the Haist Family, they have created the Haist Family Tool Scholarship. This scholarship is a $1,000 award and...
Through generous donations from the Haist Family, they have created the...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,500.00 The Sidharta Family Scholarship
Each year, two students will be awarded the Sidharta Family Scholarship. It is a $1,500 award given to students who are pursuing a STEM major, have...
Each year, two students will be awarded the Sidharta Family Scholarship....
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$1,000.00 Victoria S. Jeung, MA, MS, BSN, RN
One award of $1,000. The purpose of the scholarship is to aid a student to achieve the career as a practicing Registered Nurse, to promote health,...
One award of $1,000. The purpose of the scholarship is to aid a student...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/20/2022
$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
$750.00 Akiko Nakamura Scholarship
The Akiko Nakamura Scholarship is one award of $750
The Akiko Nakamura Scholarship is one award of $750
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
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 Ann-Jeanette Parrocha Orante Memorial Scholarship
A $1,000 award given to a first generation college student who intends to transfer to Cal State East Bay or San Jose State. Students must also...
A $1,000 award given to a first generation college student who intends...
  • 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
$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
$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
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
$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
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 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
$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 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 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
$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 Lindy Sinclair Scholarship
This scholarship is a $1,000 award given to a student with a 3.5 GPA. The recipient of this award must have plans to continue their studies at CCC...
This scholarship is a $1,000 award given to a student with a 3.5 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Mary Ellen Bales Associated University of Women Scholarship
One award of $1,500 to a female student enrolled in the CCC Center of Science Excellence who plans to transfer to a four-year college or university...
One award of $1,500 to a female student enrolled in the CCC Center of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Mathematics Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. To be eligible, students must be enrolled full-time at CCC or be a senior at Middle College High School at the time of...
One award of $1000. To be eligible, students must be enrolled full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Music Department Scholarship
One award of $1000. Requirements are: 1) minimum 2.5 GPA, 2) declared Music major at CCC, 3) enrolled full-time at the time of application (spring...
One award of $1000. Requirements are: 1) minimum 2.5 GPA, 2) declared...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Nursing Program -- Doctor's Outstanding Clinical Performance - Second Year Student Award
Two awards of $1,000 to students who demonstrate outstanding clinical performance in the second year of the Nursing Program at CCC. Written...
Two awards of $1,000 to students who demonstrate outstanding clinical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Per Ankh Academy Scholarship
One award of $1000. The requirements are: 1) minimum 2.5 GPA, 2) full-time student (or 6 units for DSPS students), 3) a member of the Per Ankh...
One award of $1000. The requirements are: 1) minimum 2.5 GPA, 2)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$750.00 Physical Education Department Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Applicants must major in Physical Education/Kinesiology, or other closely related field, and be currently enrolled at CCC and...
One award of $1,000. Applicants must major in Physical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
1,000 Puente Continuing Student Scholarship
The mission of the Puente Project is to increase the number of educationally under-served students. One (1) $1,000 award given to a student who is...
The mission of the Puente Project is to increase the number of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1,000
Ended
$1,000.00 Puente Foundation Scholarship
Through generous donations from the CCC Foundation, one (1) $1,000 award is given to a student who is currently or has been a member of the Puente...
Through generous donations from the CCC Foundation, one (1) $1,000 award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000 Puente Transfer Scholarship
The mission of the Puente Project is to increase the number of educationally under served students. The Puente Project will be offering one (1)...
The mission of the Puente Project is to increase the number of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000.00 San Pablo Scholars
Five (5) awards of $1,000 to San Pablo residents who attend CCC with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Must reside in the city of San Pablo and be returning to...
Five (5) awards of $1,000 to San Pablo residents who attend CCC with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sociology Program Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Must major in Sociology and be currently enrolled full-time at CCC and be returning to CCC as a full-time student for the...
One award of $1,000. Must major in Sociology and be currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Speech Department Scholarship
One award of $1,000. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum GPA, return to CCC full-time for the upcoming fall semester, and demonstrate involvement...
One award of $1,000. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum GPA, return to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,600.00 William Worley Memorial Scholarship
One award of $1,600 to a student who has been accepted to transfer to a four-year college or university for the upcoming fall term and will enroll...
One award of $1,600 to a student who has been accepted to transfer to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended