Scholarship Resources

​​​​​​2015-2016 EVC campus Scholarships available SOON

Institutional scholarships are provided by various groups at EVC. 

 

Click on the Institutional Scholarships link below for a list of all current scholarships offered by EVC for the 2015-2016 school year. 

​The Scholarship Application and Recommendation forms are available for your use.  Click on the links below to access  either form.

 

Please watch the Scholarship Application Guidelines slide show for helpful tips for completing your scholarship application.

 

The Essay Rubric can help you write your best scholarship essays.

Outside Scholarship Resources

There are literally millions of dollars of scholarships available for students outside of the EVC campus scholarships. 

 

Listed below are just a few.  Click on the links for even more scholarship opportunities.

 

Links to Scholarship Web Searches - click to see listings​

School Soup Scholarship Directory

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Fastweb.com

FinAid.orgStudentScholarships.org​

 

Outside Scholarships - click to see listings​

Credit Card Insider Scholarship

Credit Card Insider recognizes the importance of higher education and has established the Scholarship Program to recognize and reward five deserving individuals.


 

Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors and college students on or before May 1st, 2015.​  www.creditcardinsider.com​



Lexingtonlaw.com 

is offering a $10,000 annual scholarship ($5,000 per spring and fall semesters) to help college students maintain great credit scores. Students interested in applying for the scholarship are required to write an essay of 800 words about what a credit score means to them, impacts their financial future, and how they plan to develop a great credit score during their college years. Further details can be found here: https://www.lexingtonlaw.com/credit-education/newsroom/lexington-law-news/what-does-a-credit-score-mean-to-you.html

 

Credit Repair Scholarship – 

Credit Repair is offering a $5,000 scholarship as an award for writing an 800 word essay. The essay must pertain to your credit score and why it is important for your future success. The student can also submit a YouTube video entry.  Students must have a 2.5 GPA or higher. Further details can be found: https://www.creditrepair.com/#scholarship

The 2014 Health Wonk Scholarship – 

healthinsurance.org is offering two annual scholarships, a Gold Award of $2,500 and a Silver Award of $1,500. Applicants are required to submit a 1,000-2,000-word essay on any topic pertinent to clinical care, public health research, health policy, health care, and population health in the United States. Further details can be found: http://www.healthinsurance.org/scholarship/.

 

Siegfriedandjensen.com 

is offering a $ 1,000 scholarship to help students pursuing a professional degree cover the costs of tuition. Students interested in applying for the scholarship are required to write two 500 – 700 word essays explaining how an injury attorney can make a difference and an act of service performed in the last 3 weeks that has changed the student's life.  Further details can be found here: http://www.siegfriedandjensen.com/scholarships

 

Rocky Mountain Mattress 

is offering an annual $1,000.00 scholarship as a prize to the winner of the Mark A. Forester essay contest.  Details about the contest and scholarship prize can be found here: http://www.rockymountainmattress.com/company/mark-a-forester-scholarship.php

The LogoMaker Scholarship – 

LogoMaker is proud to announce their scholarship program for U.S. students enrolled in undergraduate studies. They will be offering a $2,500 annual scholarship to help students pay for tuition, books and other academic fees. To apply, write a 500-700 word essay on the impact of art and design in commerce. Include a page long bio. Deadline is July 31st. Further details can be found here: http://www.logomaker.com/scholar.html

 

Solutionreach.com

is offering a $4,000 annual scholarship to help students achieve their educational goals. To apply students must maintain a 3.0 GPA and submit an 800-1200 word essay illustrating how upcoming communication technology will improve communication and healthcare for patients. Further details can be found here: http://www.solutionreach.com/solutionreach-scholarship/solutionreach-communication-technology-scholarship

Legacy Lending Group Scholarship ¬-

Legacy Lending Group is offering a $1,500 annual scholarship to Business and Finance majors with a minimum 3.0 GPA. To apply, write a 500 word essay about what effect will educating children with personal finance principles have on their lives and society as a whole. Scholarship will be used to pay for tuition and books. Further information can be found here: http://www.legacylendinggroup.com/scholarship/

 

HerbAffair - 

is proud to announce their $1000 annual scholarship. The scholarship aims to assist students with the cost of books and tuition. Students interested in apply for the scholarship are required to write a 500 word essay about the benefits of alternative medicine compared to pharmaceutical drugs. Student must have a 3.0 GPA. Further details can be found here: http://www.herbaffair.com/scholarship/

 

Career Step Scholarships – 

Career Step is offering 3 annual scholarships. Each scholarship aims to help high school seniors, single mothers and military service members and spouses. The scholarships will aid students in the cost of tuition and books. To apply, submit a 800-1000 word essay or video about a topic listed on Career Step's scholarship website. Further detailss can be found here: http://www.careerstep.com/scholarships

 

The Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Scholarship – 

Naagtag is proud to offer a $1500 annual scholarship to raise Cystic Fibrosis Awareness. The scholarship will assist students with the cost of tuition, books or other school fees. To apply student must write a 500-800 word essay on one of three Cystic Fibrosis related topics. Further details can be found: http://www.naagtag.com/awareness-scholarship-for-cystic-fibrosis

 

The Ski Butlers Scholarship – 

Ski Butlers is offering an annual $2000 scholarship to students with a passion for skiing/riding on mountains. The scholarship will aid in the cost of tuition and other school costs. Eligible students must submit a 600 word essay and a photo. Further details can be found: http://www.skibutlers.com/scholarship

 

Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship – 

Bachus & Schanker, LLC is proud to announce their $2000 semiannual scholarship for students attending a 4-year university with a 3.0 GPA. The Scholarship can be used to assist with cost of tuition. To apply students must write a 800 word essay about their opinion on the importance of the 7th Amendment and how it affects their life. Further details can be found: http://www.coloradolaw.net/scholarship/

 

The Health and Wellness Scholarship Award for Career Success – 

Michael D. Marion, MD is offering a $1000 annual scholarship to ease the cost of tuition. Open to all college and university students. To apply students must write a 300-500 word essay about how self-esteem can improve through plastic surgery or ways to accentuate and bring attention to your favorite features. Further details can be found: http://www.mdmarion.com/scholarship


 

The Naegle Law Firm Scholarship – 

The Naegle Law firm is offering a $2000 annual scholarship for current or former military service members who are also full-time students. Applicant must write a 500-word essay on the given topics. Student must include honor pledge and activities and community involvement. Further details can be found: http://naeglelawfirm.com/scholarship/

 

The Raab Collection Stewards of History Scholarship – 

The Raab Collection is offering a $2000 annual scholarship for juniors and seniors who are majoring in history, and have a passion for historical documents, and historical preservation in the 21st century. Applicant must write an 800-word essay on what role technology will play in the preservation of history. Further details can be found: http://raabcollection.com/scholarship

 

The Christopher W. Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship – 

Keyser Law, P.A. is offering a $1,500 annual scholarship for all undergraduate students pursuing a degree and career in the legal or criminal justice field. Applicants are required to submit a 1,000-1,500-word essay regarding our current legal system. Further details can be found: http://www.keyserdefense.com/contact-us/christopher-keyser-scholarship.

 

MIND THE GAP® SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM – 

Mind The Gap is offering two annual scholarships of $1,000 each. Applicants are required to submit a 300-to-500-word essay regarding what role music has played in their development as a student and person. Further details can be found: http://www.wemindthegap.com/scholarship_program.html


Club Estrella Scholarship

  • Awarding 10 $1000 scholarships to Latino high school and community college graduates who are going on to higher education.

  • Go to www.estellaclub.com/news/scholar.pdf for more information


A Place for Mom Scholarship

 

    • Five $1000 awards for students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate l​​evel program in nursing, sociology, social work, gerontology or long term care administration

    • Go to http://www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship

 

​BigSun Scholarship

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits.  We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student.  All students athletes are eligibile for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.

 

  • ​Deadline        -  June 20, 2014  

  • ​Amount of Award  -        $500.00

  • ​The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.

  • ​Please visit our website athttp://www.bigsunathletics.comto learn how to apply.

 

 

Rocky Mountain Mattress

 

  • Offering an annual $1,000.00 scholarship as a prize to the winner of the Mark A. Forester essay contest. 

  • ​Details about the contest and scholarship prize can be found here: http://www.rockymountainmattress.com/company/mark-a-forester-scholarship.php

 

LowVARates.com

 

Offering a semiannual $1,250.00 scholarship as an award for winning a writing contest. 

​This contest is available to all students, regardless of major, and details regarding the contest and scholarship can be found here:http://www.lowvarates.com/At the bottom of the page you will find the Scholarship tab to bring up their modal.

Tenshon

 

 

  • Offering a semiannual scholarship of $1500.00 awarded to the applicant that shows to most creativity and practicality in a design using their basic shade sail product.   

  • ​Further details regarding deadlines and requirements are held here at:https://www.tenshon.com/scholarship.html

 

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Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship

 

  • Bulwark Exterminating has created a scholarship to reward hard working students with ambitions for salesmanship.  This scholarship honors Aaron Seever, a dedicated salesman whose creativity and passion drove him to success. 

  • ​The scholarship rewards a different student $500 every semester, along with an iPad Mini.  Students must fill out the information required, including two 50 word or less essay questions.

  • ​Go to  http://www.bulwarkpestcontrol.com/scholarship.php for more information.

 

 

AES Engineers Scholarship

 

  • $500 Scholarships are intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

  • You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

  • Application deadline is October 6, 2014.

  • Go to http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm for more information and application.

 

 

Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship

 

  • Scholarships to students attending a Bay Area community college with a strong commitment to transferring to a four-year college or university.

  • Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time enrollment in a Bay Area community college for the 2014-2015 academic year

  • Minimum grade-point average of 3.0

  • Asian Heritage

  • Strong commitment to transfer to a 4-year college or university

  • Resident of either Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Solano or Santa Clara county

  • Check website for application deadline.

  • Go to www.asianpacificfund.org/awards/asianpacificfund.shtml for application and more information.

 

 

LIFE Lessons Scholarship

 

  • $5000 and $1000 scholarships to benefit college and college-bound students ages 17-24 who have suffered the death of a parent or guardian.

  • Go to www.lifehappens.org/scholarship for more information and application materials.

 

 

Soroptimist International Women's Opportunity Award

 

  • Eligible applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families, and who are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, and cannot have already earned an undergraduate degree. Only residents of Soroptimist International of the Americas' 19 member countries and territories are eligible to apply.

  • Two awards in the amount of $1500 and $1000.

  • Go to http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/awards.html for more information and application materials.

 

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B. Davis Scholarship

 

  •  The creators of the "ScholarshipQuestHelper" website are offering a scholarship for 2010.

  • Please visit our website at

  • http://www.scholarshipquesthelper.com

  • to read about us and to apply for our scholarship.  While you're there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.

  • Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  We are trying to improve the students chances for success.  The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.

  • The deadline for applications is May 26, 2014

  • Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000

  • If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

 

 

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Through the Looking Glass Scholarship

 

  • A total of ten $1000 scholarships for high school seniors and college students who have parents with disabilities.

  • Go tohttp://www.lookingglass.orgfor application materials.

 

 

​Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA)

 

Two $3000 scholarships awarded to students in a water-resources related field of study.

Must be a California resident, a full-time junior or senior at an accredited, publicly funded California college or university in the year the scholarship will be applied.

Go tohttp://www.acwa.com/content/scholarship/scholarshipsfor more information and application materials.

 

​Roshan Rahbari Scholarship


 


 

 

 

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