Financial Aid

Scholarship Resources by Category

 

Adopted in California
(Foster Youth)
A youth who has been adopted
after being in foster care (CA)
  California Youth Connection
  Chafee
  Foster Care to Success
   
Adult Students CareerOnestop.org
   
African-American UNCF
  NAACP
  The Jackie Robinson Foundation
  The Thurgood Marshall Fund
   
Agricultural Industry National FFA Organization
   
Art and Photography Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Photography,
and Digital Art
   
Asian-American USPAACC
   
Athletes National Collegiate Athletic Association
   
Automotive Automotive career? Automotive Hall of Fame
  Automotive Scholarships.com
   
Disabilities ACLS Medical Training
  Best Colleges.com
  Department of Rehabilitation
  ICDRI
  Scholarships for Students with Learning Disabilities
   
Grocery Industry National Grocers Association -
WGA/Mary Macey
- Women
   
Healthcare AAMC Web site
  CNA Information and Careers
  CNA Thrive - Scholarship
  Future Doctors
  Healthcare degree education
  Public Health Online
   
High School Students Society for Science & the Public
  Good Tidings Foundations
   
Hispanic Students AB540 - Web
  "Dreamers" Resources
  Hispanic College Fund
  The National Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  Latino College Dollars
  OnlineColleges.net FA Resources
   
Honors Bill Gates Millenium Scholars Program
  The National Scholars Honor Society
  Phi Theta Kappa
   
Hospitality & Tourism Keith R. Kittle Memorial Travel
and Tourism Scholarship
   
Industrial Engineers Be active Institute members
   
International Students Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship
  EduPASS Website and ESL Information
  IEFA
   
LGBTQ Accredited Schools Online LGBTQ Resources
  AffordableCollegesOnline - LGTBQ
  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Students
 

Guide to Completing FAFSA for LGBT Families

  LGBT Student Scholarship Database
  Point Foundation
Little People Must be 4 feet 10 inches and under
- application CLICK HERE
  for Medical Expenses - Health Advocacy Fund
  Resources lpaonline.org
   
Military AffordableCollegeOnline - Military
  Department of Veterans Affairs
  Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant
  Military Scholarship for Nurses
  Helpful Information
  Scholarships Help Military Families
  Scholarships for Military Families PDF
   
Minority 100 Minority Scholarship Gateway List
  Minority Scholarships Guide
  Onlineschools.org - various scholarships
  Scholarships for Minorities
   
Native Americans American Indian College Fund
  American Indian Education Fund - Click HERE
  BestColleges.com
  DAR American Indian Scholarship
  FAFSA Information for American Indians/Tribes
  College Scholarships.org/nativeamerican
  Office of Indian Education - Grant Information
  Finaid.org
   
Nursing Students Discover Nursing
  for Men
  for Single Mothers
  for African-Americans (NBNA, Inc.)
  The Foundation of the National
Student Nurses' Association
   
Other (Religious) Tzu Chi Scholarship-Buddhist
  KOFC - Catholic
  Hebrew Free Loan Society
  Jewish Resources
  UUAC-Unitarian
   
Research The Humane Studies Fellowship
   
Single Parent Family Fathers - information
  Mothers - singlemom.com
more scholarships.com
  Information for single parent family
   
STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) SMART scholarship - Click here
  Physics - Society of Physics Students
  Great Minds in STEM
  21 STEM scholarships for U.S. Students
  STEM Advantage
  List for Women in Science
  Resources for Women in CS
   
Studying Abroad Asia - Institute of International Education
Freeman ASIA
  Britain - BUTEX - If you plan on studying abroad in UK
  Japanese Language Scholarship
Foundation - Study in Japan
   
Tall People Minimums of 5'10" for women and 6'2" for men
   
Technology Autodesk Student Competitions
   
Undocumented Student Geneseo Migrant Center - Scholarships and Click Here
  Paying for College AB 540 students
  Scholarships Do Not Require SSN - pdf
  Scholarships Regardless of Immigration Status
   
Unknown Scholarships Weird or Unknown Scholarships List
  Star Trek Star Fleet Command
  Create a Greeting Card
  Are you Vegetarian? Click Here
   
Welding Scholarships Welding degrees - grants and scholarships
  Civil engineering degrees
   
Women Affordablecollege.com - resources for women
  BestColleges.com
  National Association of Women in Construction
  Scholarships for women
  Single Mothers - singlemom.com
  STEM scholarships for Women
  Women Grocerers of America
  Women Over 35
Americorps Your World. Your Chance To Make It Better.

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Quick Reference Guide to Winning a Scholarship - fastweb.com

3 main parts to being successful at winning scholarships:

-You must be able to organize as well as prioritze

-You must be able to write about a variety of topics that may or may not be exciting to you.

-You must understand yourself well enough to dreate a compelling portrait of who you are.

Never Plagiarize

The best way to avoid plagiarism is to not plagiarize! Just be yourself and shine!
Click HERE for more information.


Tips for Thank You Letters


Be Thankful and do NOT overlook this very important component of the scholarship process.
Click HERE for Tips.

Click HERE for two examples of thank you letters. (College Scholarships.org)

 

 

Financial Aid

Building 1600
Room 1650 (second floor)
Tel: 925.424.1580
Fax: 925.449.6038
E-Mail lpcfinaid@laspositascollege.edu

General Information

Federal School Code: 030357


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located in the hallway between the
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