Scholarships

​​​​SJCC Scholarship Program

2021-2022 SJCC Scholarships

APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE

The SJCC Scholarship Program includes scholarships sponsored by community organizations, businesses, campus organizations, and district/college faculty and staff. Specific requirements vary according to criteria set by each donor as well as the SJCC Scholarship Committee.


To apply for SJCC Scholarships, use the following site:

https://sjeccd.academicworks.com

Scholarship applications open: March 15, 2021

Deadline to apply: May 7, 2021

Scholarships awarded: Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

Scholarships disbursed: Fall 2021 (September 2021)


Additional SJCC Scholarship Opportunities

SJCC Robert N. Chang Charitable Foundation Transfer Scholarship

Information - eligibility criteria, etc.

Click here for the application


SJCC Vietnamese Student Scholarship

Click here for the application and more information

 

Other Scholarships

Listed below are various scholarships from organizations outside of the San Jose-Evergreen Community College District. Eligibility and application requirements and deadlines will vary. Please click on each link for more information.

Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan

The Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan is a financial aid program intended to expand access to the University of California for lower-income students.

UC's Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan will ensure that you will not have to pay UC's system-wide tuition and fees out of your own pocket if you are a California resident whose total family income is less than $80,000 per year and you qualify for financial aid - and that's just for starters.

Blue and Gold students with sufficient financial need can qualify for even more grant aid to help reduce the cost of attending.

 

YES Scholarship: Youth Education Scholarship from the Silicon Valley Children's Fund. Open to current and former Foster Youth from Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.    

Click here for the application and more information.

 

AAUW San Jose Scholarship

The American Association of University Women, San Jose (AAUW) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Click here for the application and more information.

 

FormSwift Scholarship Program - deadlines vary

 

Click here for information about Medical Assisting scholarship opportunitiesscholarships geared specifically toward medical assisting certificate and degree programs, as well as over 14,000 general scholarships.

 

Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women: Toptal.com will award 12 scholarships to aspiring female computer scientists, developers and software engineers. Every winner will receive $5,000 and a year of weekly one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal senior developer 

 

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program. For students pursuing a two-year degree or certificate to prepare for employment. Read more information about the Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program or visit the website.

 


Silicon Valley Community Foundation Scholarships

Scholarship resources from Immigrants Rising

Scholarships for DREAMers, by DREAMers

College Resources Network – search for other scholarships

Scholarships that do not require US Citizenship 

 

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