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Current Scholarship Opportunities

The California Community Colleges Student Financial Aid Administrators Association will again sponsor student scholarships; a total of twenty $500 student scholarships, two $500 scholarship for each of the ten CCCSFAAA regions across the State. 

Use the links below for scholarship details, criteria, and application information. 

2024 CCCSFAA Scholarship Flyer

2024 CCCSFAAA Application

Application Deadline: March 15, 2024.

The Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Keenan Insurance scholarship opportunity for CCC students! The Keenan Insurance Scholarship seeks to increase the diversity of professionals working within the insurance, risk management, and financial services industry by providing scholarships to underrepresented students at California Community Colleges. For 2024, a total of $9,600 is available for disbursement. Funds are disbursed to colleges on a first-come-first-served basis. Students must apply to the college Financial Aid Office.

2024 Maximum Award Amounts
  • $600 per semester or quarter
  • $1200 per academic year

Use the links below for scholarship details, criteria, and application information. 

Keenan Insurance Scholarship Application - 2024

Keenan Insurance Scholarship Guidelines - 2024

Application period: February 1, 2024-October 31, 2024

The Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC) is excited to announce the availability of a new Native American California Community College Students Scholarship. Funded through a generous donation from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, the Native American California Community College Students Scholarship seeks to make college more affordable and accessible for students enrolled in a federally recognized Native American, American Indian, or Alaska Native tribe and attending a California Community College.

Funding will provide approximately $87,909 in scholarships for the academic year 2023-24. Funds are disbursed to colleges on a first-come-first-served basis.

Scholarships are limited to the following amounts:

  • Lower division students (Associates degrees and certificate pathways)
    • Maximum of $2,500 per academic year
    • Maximum of two (2) annual awards

Use the links below for scholarship details, criteria, and application information. 

Native American California Community College Students Scholarship Guidelines

Native American California Community College Students Scholarship Application

Application period: September 18, 2023 – April 30, 2024.

The Foundation for California Community Colleges is please to announce the Real Estate Education Scholarships. Supporting community college real estate education. The Real Estate Education Scholarship Program is designed for eligible, economically disadvantaged students who are interested in pursuing a career in real estate. By providing financial assistance to cover the cost of attending a California community college, the program can help break down financial barriers that might otherwise prevent these students from pursuing their educational goals.

Funds are determined each year by the Chancellor of the California Community Colleges based on annual investment earnings of the scholarship endowment. Scholarship funds are disbursed on a first-come, first-serve basis, and we encourage colleges to submit invoices as soon as possible.

A total of $59,000 is available for the academic year 2023-24 with the following award amounts:

  • $600 per semester
  • $1200 per academic year

Use the links below for scholarship details, criteria, and application information. 

Real Estate Education Scholarships Guidelines

Real Estate Education Scholarships Application

Application period: September 1, 2023 – April 30, 2024 or until all funds are allocated.
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