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HELP FUND YOUR COLLEGE EDUCATION!!!

Scholarships can be a valuable source of educational funding. Winning a scholarship is a great way to help pay for your college needs. Every student that applies for a scholarship has an opportunity to win, IF they apply for the scholarship correctly. There are thousands of scholarships available every year for those willing to do their best when they apply. The key to having the best opportunity of winning is simple, have a successful process in place when you APPLY!

Learning how to apply for scholarships is SIMPLE! Contact the Cuyamaca College Scholarship Office TODAY! We are dedicated to educating students on how to apply for scholarships. This website provides key scholarship opportunities that include scholarship links, general application tips, procedure, and essay formatting guidance. Take a look at ALL of the links provided, then use them often, as they will guide you in your application process. We wish you luck and success on your scholarship journey!

Cuyamaca College and Osher Application (Click Here)

Scholarship Application Deadline: March 17, 2017


General Cuyamaca Eligibility Requirements:

The requirements for each scholarship listed below varies. Select the desired scholarship flyer to view the specific requirements.

Cuyamaca College Scholarship Flyers

Osher Scholarships

General Osher Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must have a current Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOG)
  • Student must have completed 24 or more "degree applicable" units
  • Student must be making Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  • Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 or more units) at Cuyamaca College (* Count units taken at each campus use Consortium Agreement)

Osher Scholarship Flyers





California Coast Credit Union Application (Click Here)

Scholarship Application DEADLINE: March 17, 2017


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must be currently enrolled in at least 9 units at Cuyamaca College
  • Student must have completed a minimum of 12 units at Cuyamaca-Grossmont Colleges
  • Student must have a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average
  • Must hold a current leadership role in an on-campus or community service organization or have completed a minimum of 25 documented hours of community service in the last 6 months prior to applying.
  • A 500 word essay - Topic: Tell us about an experience where you used your time and talents to help an individual, a group or the community.
  • Two letters of recommendation from faculty or staff at Grossmont-Cuyamaca College or applicant's service organization.

California Coast Credit Union Scholarship Flyer


Betty D. Krueger Memorial Scholarship Application
(Click Here)

Scholarship Application Deadline: March 17, 2017


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must be currently enrolled in at least 12 units at Cuyamaca College
  • Student must have a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average

Must complete an essay or video about the value of attending Cuyamaca College.

  • Essay must be 400-500 word essay
  • Video must be between 2-3 minutes in length

Betty D. Krueger Memorial Scholarship Flyer

Retiree Network Scholarship Application
(Click Here)

Scholarship Application Deadline: March 17, 2017


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must be currently enrolled in at least 9 units at Cuyamaca College
  • Student must have completed 24 units at Grossmont and/or Cuyamaca Colleges
  • Student must have a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average
  • Student must complete the 500 word essay
  • Plans to transfer to a 4 year university or complete AA/AS or certificate.
  • Retiree Network Scholarship Flyer

Foster Student Scholarship Application (Click Here)

Scholarship Application Deadline: March 11, 2017


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Provide documentation the applicant is in or has been in the foster care program
  • Student must be accepted by, plan to or currently attend an accredited college or university on a full-time basis.
  • Student must have a high school or college minimum 2.5 Grade Point Average on a 4.0 scale
  • describe specifically how the scholarship funds would be used.
  • Submit a Completed Scholarship Application with all required documents.

Contact Us

For further assistance and guidance in applying for scholarships, please contact the Scholarship Office. We are located in the Financial Aid Office (Building 300) at the Student Services Center. To make an appointment please call (619) 660-4537. Walk-in appointments are welcome.

Ernest Williams

Scholarship Specialist
Financial Aid Office
ernest.williams@gcccd.edu
(619) 660-4537

 

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Last Updated: 02/16/2017

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Scholarship Office
Office Hours: Monday 8am-6pm, Tuesday -Thursday 8am - 5pm, Friday 9am - 1pm
Phone: (619) 660-4537

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