These are only a sample of available scholarships. Please visit the College & Career Center for a complete list, applications and information. Also, visit one of the many scholarship websites listed below.
Deadline: Applications must be received by May 22, 2020
Please visit our website at B. Davis Website to read about the scholarship and to provide you with an opportunity to apply for the scholarship.
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
PLACER COUNTY JAPANESE AMERICAN CITIZENS LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Must be a member of a JACL chapter or your parent(s) or guardians must a member.
2020 Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship
DEADLINE: August 15, 2020
To qualify, undergrad students must be majoring in a STEM field of study, or related, as well as attending an accredited college or university.
Go to this website for more information and application: 2020 Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship
Deadline: 05/31/20Amount: $500 – $1,000
The PB&J scholarship awards students who have experienced challenges in their life that may not have allowed them to perform well academically but still have the drive to succeed.
Open to all college-bound seniors who will be attending a 2 year or 4 year college in fall 2020
Apply at bit.ly/pbjscholars2020
District 54 Little League Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2020
- Played 2 years of Little League baseball, softball or challenger past the age of 12.
- Plan to attend an establishment of higher education
- Played little league within District 54
For more information and to apply go to www.ca54littleleague.com or you may pick up an application in the College & Career Center.
Award amount: $500.00
Deadline: October 5, 2020
The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students. This award is available to all students, regardless of their field of study.
To be eligible, the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on AES website .
Scholarships are offered based on character evaluating the essays submitted.
Visionary Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: May 1, 2020
Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2023, 2022, 2021, or 2020) and must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen. Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.
Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 each with multiple winners to be selected. Each award is a non-renewable, one-time award and is to be used exclusively to offset costs and fees related directly to the student’s first year of higher post-secondary education at an accredited institution of the student’s choosing within the US.
Use Invitation Code to apply: M14756
Student-View Scholarship Program
Deadline April 22, 2020
Offers $12,000 work of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community college or career school.
- No minimum SAT/ACT score or GPA
- No Essay
- No lengthy application forms
- No application fee
Scholarships through Going Merry: goingmerry.com
The Elks National Foundation (ENF) Vocation Grant -
Grants from $500 to $2,000 per year with an option to renew for a second year to qualified applicants. Applicants must be planning to pursue a full-time vocational or technical course above the high school level.
- Open to any student who requires training or retraining to compete in the workplace
- Open to any prospective student residing in California who is a citizen of the United States
- Applicants need not be related to or a member of the Elks
- Open to male and female applicants
- Open to high school seniors but not limited to high school students
- A high school diploma or GED is not required
- A course must be a minimum of 60 days of continuous full-time study
- Applicants must plan to carry at least 12 semester credit hours
- Applicants pursuing a four year Bachelor’s degree are not eligible
An eligible program shall be defined as a two year or less vocational/technical program culminating in an associate degree, diploma, certificate, or other evidence of completion. Examples of recently approved courses:
- Police or Fire Science Academy
- Electrical Lineman
- Veterinary Technology
Applications and details regarding the Vocational Grant are available at www.chea-elks.org/youthactivities/scholarships The application must be printed out and turned in to the Elks Lodge closest to the applicant’s residence. The Roseville Elks Lodge #2248 is located at 3000 Brady Lane, Roseville, CA and is open Monday-Friday 9:00am-1:00pm.
Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Students with Disabilities 2019-2020
The California-Hawaii Elks Major Project, Inc. offers up to 30 scholarships per year to students with disabilities. This is a financial needs-based and academic use scholarship intended for undergraduate work at a licensed vocational school, accredited community college, or four-year college/university. The funds are to cover academic expenses which include tuition, books, lab fees and/or on-campus room and board.
The scholarship awards are normally $1,000 for community colleges or vocational schools and $3,000 for four-year colleges or universities per year. After the initial award, reapplication for a maximum of three renewals is possible for a total of four years or until an undergraduate degree is achieved, whichever comes first. Renewal applications will be judged yearly.
- Applicant must be a United States citizen
- Must be a resident of California or Hawaii
- Have a physical, neurological, visual, or hearing impairment and/or speech/language disorder
- Be a senior in high school, a high school graduate or have passed the GED
- Demonstrate a financial need
Applications for the 2019-2020 academic year will be available from the Elks website at www.chea-elks.org/youth-activities/scholarships. The applicant is responsible for obtaining an application packet that is designated for the approaching academic year and must request a Lodge officer to sign and complete the Lodge information section on the application. You may contact a Lodge officer by calling the Roseville Lodge at 916-783-4515.
The application must be postmarked on or before March 15, 2020.
College Board Opportunity Scholarships
Go to opportunity.collegeboard.org for details and to check out the steps that qualify you to win scholarships
Where do I find Scholarships?
- In the College & Career Center and on the College & Career Center Website
- RJUHSD Local Scholarship Program Feb. 1-28
- Organizations your family is connected to – Local businesses, clubs, unions, banks, churches, parent's place of employment.
- Check your intended college’s website under financial aid/scholarships.
- Online searches – be sure they are FREE. Here a few…
- Financial Aid on the Web: finaid.org
- Salle Mae Scholarships: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
- College Board: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/grants-scholarships
- College Board Opportunity Scholarships: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
- Going Merry: https://www.goingmerry.com/
- Wired Scholar: wiredscholar.com
- com: www.gocollege.com
- Search for Scholarships: scholarships360.org
- Fast Web: Fastweb.com
- Scholarship Search: Scholarships.com
- Unusual scholarships
- Prestigious scholarships and fellowships
- Full tuition academic scholarships
- Scholarships for average students
- Community service scholarships
- Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students
- Cancer scholarships
- Athletic scholarships
Scholarships360.org - various scholarships and deadlines
FastWeb Scholarship Search - various deadlines
Collegexpress Scholarship Search - Collegexpress.com - Various scholarships and deadlines
Native American Scholarship Opportunities - Various Deadlines
Going Merry - Scholarship Match website - Various Deadlines
Salle Mae Scholarships: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
College Board Opportunity Scholarships: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/