Skip to Content
WLAC

hide

Scholarships

hide

Scholarship Resource Links

Fastweb.com CollegeNet.com Finaid.org
SchoolSoup.com WiredScholar.com FindTuition.com
SalliemaeFund.org CollegeBoard.com Scholarshipexperts.com

Scholarhsip Directories

Directory

Deadline

Scholarships for College Freshmen Varies by scholarship
Scholarships for College Sophomores Varies by scholarship
SallieMae Scholarship Opportunities Varies by scholarship
Nerd Scholar Scholarship Search Engine Varies by scholarship
College Research Network Varies by scholarship
Student Scholarships Varies by scholarship
College Resources Varies by scholarship
Accredited Schools Online Varies by scholarship

Scholarship Opportunities

Change a Life Scholarship

Scholarship Application open for Foster Youth| Emancipated Youth | Non-Minor Dependent 

Scholarship Award: up to $5,000

Deadline: March 15, 2017

 

JVS Shcholarship Program

Jewish Vocational Service scholarship helps student pay for college. 

Scholarship Award: from $500 to $5,000

Deadline: March 5, 2017

 

CCCSFAAA Scholarship

The California Community College Student Financial Aid Administrators Association (CCCSFAAA) will sponsor a total of ten $500 student scholarships; one $500 scholarships for each of the ten California Community College regions across the state.

Scholarship Award: $500

Deadline: February 1, 2017 

 

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest

Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Entries are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship 

Scholarship award $1,000

Deadline Monthly

 

LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship

Scholarship award amount $500 

Deadline: Monthly

 

Uuniversity Tutor Scholarship Program

University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

Scholarship award amount $1,000

Deadline Monthly

 

SPENDonLIFE Scholarship Program

The SPENDonLIFE College Scholarship Program offers financial assistance for college students who are unable to obtain student loans due to the recent credit crunch or their personal credit history. Awards range from $500 to $5,000 a year. Applicants must be enrolled in full-time study. Full details and application materials are available at. http://students.spendonlife.com/scholarship

 

Computer Science and Computer Engineering Academic Scholarship

$1,000 awarded to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Areas of study that will be considered include computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, software engineering, database management, computer networking, computer programming and information technology management.

* Amount: $1,000
* Number of Awards: One per year
* Deadline: April 1st of each year

 

Western Union Family Scholarship Program

The Western Union Foundation's Family Scholarship Program is a new initiative for migrants, immigrants and their families. The pilot phase of the program is focused on awarding scholarships to families within the Mexican, Guatemalan and Filipino diaspora in the Los Angeles, California area. The Family Scholarship Program is intended to help two members of the same family move up the economic development ladder through education. Scholarships may be used for tuition for college/university education language acquisition classes, technical/skill training, and/or financial literacy. For example, one family member may request assistance to attend college and the other family member may request assistance to attend English as a Second Language (ESL) course.

 

P.E.O Scholarships

Female students at West Los Angeles College are likely to be eligible for some of the grants and scholarships funded by PEO, a philanthropic and educational organization. The local PEO Chapter GT, which has members residing in West Los Angeles and Culver City, would be happy to assist women in obtaining educational assistance. Please check their website for more information.

 

Tylenol Scholarship

We know that dedicating yourself to health care is no small commitment. Taking years of hard work and sacrifice. That's why the makers of Tylenol are once again proud to offer the Tylenol Scholarship program—now in its 16th year. This year, up to $350,000 in scholarships will be awarded to our future doctors, nurses and other health professionals. Because we think the people who help us feel better, deserve to feel better, too.

 

Hispanic College Fund- Scholarship Program:

Eligibility Requirements - Students Must....

  • be Hispanic
  • maintain a 3.o Grade Point Average (on a 4.0 scale)
  • be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • reside in the U.S. or Puerto Ricobe a current or rising undergraduate (some programs accept grad. students) student or a high school senior enrolling at a college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico
  • demonstrate financial need

To apply to the scholarship programs please go to: http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/applications/