The vocational grant program is open to anyone residing in California or Hawaii who is a citizen of the United States of America and planning to pursue an eligible vocational/technical course resulting in a certificate or two year degree and leading to employment opportunities. Awards will be between $500 and $2,000 for an academic year. For additional information, please visit the CHEA website at https://chea-elks.org/youth-activities/scholarships.
Scholarship application opens January 2- February 15th.
Application Link is: https://www.csuchico.edu/fa/scholarships/wildcat.shtml
Awards scholarships to honor and encourage California students for their service to lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender community. Visit www.equalityscholarship.org for further details and to complete an online application. Applications must be completed no later than January 31, 2019.
Golden 1 Credit Union offers scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Golden 1 members or dependents of members with a 3.0 or higher gpa,, community service and extracurricular activities. Application online at www.golden1.com/scholarships. Deadline is January 31st.
PTA graduating high school senior scholarship will offer scholarships up to $500 to acknowledge the achievements of high school seniors for volunteer service in the school and community. There is no gpa or financial need requirement. Applications online at www.capta.org. (search: Scholarship). Deadline is February 1.
visit http://www.cta.org/scholarships for details regarding scholarships available for dependent children of CTA members, Student CTA members and CTA members. The online application deadline is February 1, 2019.
This year Chico Unified Teachers Association (CUTA) will again present scholarships to graduating high school seniors in two categories:
Any graduating high school senior whose parent(s) is currently an active member of CUTA is eligible to apply for a Dependent Scholarship. It is not necessary that the recipient be graduating from a CUSD high school. The money for these scholarships is annually budgeted from our CUTA funds. Two $1,250 scholarships are available and the recipients are selected by our CUTA Scholarship Committee. Completed applications for CUTA dependent scholarships must be returned to the CUTA office by 5:00 p.m. on March 15, 2019. Applications not submitted to the CUTA office by that time and date cannot be considered for receipt of a scholarship.
These “at large” scholarships are available to any graduating senior in CUSD, including dependents of CUTA members. Chico High and Pleasant Valley High each receive three scholarships. Fairview receives one of these scholarships. These are each $1,000. Completed applications for the CUSD Graduating Seniors “at large” Scholarships can be returned to the school’s respective counseling office by March 15, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
Applications are available at the CUTA office 819 East Fifth Avenue, at chicouta.org under the Awards & Scholarships link, or by calling the office (343-0226) to ask that one be sent to you through the school mail.
If you have questions or would like further information, please call the CUTA office (343-0226).
Cien Amigos Institute for Mexicans Abroad Schoalrship is a way to promote higher education for Latino students. Applications will be available beginning on January 15, 2019 and will be due on March 15, 2019. Interested students may apply through the Mexican Consulate’s Website: https://consulmex.sre.gob.mx/sacramento/
Scholarship awards range from $500 to $5000 for high school students demonstrating financial need and maintaining a 3.0 GPA. Visit www.hearthstonehousing.og/scholarship for more information and the online application. The application deadline is March 31, 2019.
We also award a scholarship to any CUTA member who is continuing his/her education. Applications for this scholarship can be found at chicouta.org under the CUTA Related Forms link, or they can be picked up at the CUTA office. This scholarship is $750. The applications are due by 5:00 p.m. March 15, 2019 to the CUTA office. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Pw-1_HjlJtt6eXjNYh6IcoYoGPjT9nv9iRpJMBk3Jt4/edit
Finally, we also award a scholarship of $1,000 to any CUTA member dependent who is entering or is enrolled in a teaching credential program. The applications are due by 5:00 p.m. March 15, 2019 to the CUTA office. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1P_P5SuweTYh5-4_XUAwI5uSuJFXqJAowGGV9YNQEFn8/edit
Fast Water Heater Company is offering a student scholarship program to those planning on studying engineering, mechanical systems or energy efficiency related fields of interest in building sciences. The value of the scholarship is $500 and the submission deadline is September 8, 2019. The application and short essay descriptions are available at: https://www.fastwaterheater.com/scholarship/
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2019. You can visit the website: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read more about the scholarship. Amount of Scholarship: $1,000. The deadline for applications is May 24, 2019. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fast Water Heater is offering a $500 scholarship and the submission deadline is September 8, 2019. However, this will be a recurring scholarship program and they will accept applications each year. You can view the application form and short essay descriptions on their website here: https://www.fastwaterheater.com/scholarship/.