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Cuyamaca College-AcademicWorks  Scholarship Application!

ALL of Cuyamaca College's applications and scholarships are HERE for Cuyamaca College students.  Before  YOU APPLY read the APPLICATION REMINDERS and review the scholarship requirements in the accordion below.  Eligible students can then follow the steps to apply.

DEADLINE: Spring 2019 Application is ❝CLOSED❞

Follow this PRINCIPLE:

Be part of the 10 - 15% who are ❝IN❞ every scholarship competition...NOT just completing a scholarship application.


APPLICATION REMINDERS:

  1. Get help writing and reviewing your scholarship essay.
  2. Submit NO LESS than TWO REFERENCE LETTERS with the  ❝GENERAL APPLICATION❞ unless you ONLY wish to qualify for the OSHER Scholarship.
  • All Reference Letters must be from Administrators, Faculty or Staff at Cuyamaca College or other educational institutions.
  • Get good references letters How to Apply for Scholarships Step 3.
  3. Submit your application and ALL additional information before or by the DEADLINE DATE. After that date NO SUBMITIONS WILL be ACCEPTED.

ASK FOR HELP before you begin and during the application process from  Cuyamaca College's Scholarship Specialist.

APPLICATION STEPS:


Step 1 - Sign-Up for - AcademicWorks-Scholarship

 

Providing your initial information for Cuyamaca & Grossmont ❝AcademicWorks ❞ Scholarship Portal this will allow AcademicWorks to request your General Student Information to create scholarship access for YOU!

Step 2 - Sign In to - AcademicWorks-Scholarships

 

Once YOUR profile is in the Cuyamaca & Grossmont ❝AcademicWorks❞ Scholarship Portal you will be able to fill-in the required information into the ❝GENERAL APPLICATION❞ and apply for those scholarships for which you are eligible.

- Start your application process as a DRAFT.

APPLICATION REMINDERS TWO:


Cuyamaca Scholarships

General Eligibility Requirements:

Each scholarship has different requirements, listed ❝below❞ are the various flyers for each scholarship. Select the accordion to view the specific scholarship flyer and requirements. Then complete the application on our NEW AcademinsWorks Application site.


Cuyamaca College Scholarships Information


Osher Scholarships Information


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's progress must be a least satisfactory (2.0 GPA) Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 or more units) at Cuyamaca College (* Count units taken at each campus use Consortium Agreement)

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's progress must be a least satisfactory ( 2.0 GPA)
  • Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 or more units) at Cuyamaca College ( * Count units taken at each campus use Consortium Agreement )

Some of the flyers contained below have additional requirements, please review the flyers to have a greater understanding of the types of Osher Scholarship that may be available and their specific requirements. You must complete the Osher Scholarship Application.


California Coast Credit Union Scholarships

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 Scholarships

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

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

 



General Cuyamaca College Scholarship Information

Begin Funding YOUR College Education!

Scholarships are a valuable source of educational funds. Every student applying for a scholarship has an opportunity to win ❝IF❞ they use a successful scholarship process.

FIRST STEP - LEARNING HOW to apply! Contact the Cuyamaca College Scholarship Office TODAY!

SECOND STEP - TAKE ADVANTAGE of your ❝Cuyamaca College Scholarship Website❞ using the web pages provided, sponsor's scholarship links, general application tips, procedure, and essay fundamentals. Contact the Cuyamaca College Scholarship Office for HELP!


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 email or call provide  your Student ID number, please provide your best date and time that you are available.  Walk-in appointments are welcome.

Ernest Williams
Scholarship Specialist
Financial Aid Office

 

 






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Last Updated: 02/14/2019

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