Scholarship Opportunities

Chico High Scholarship Information

ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION - Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Applications available September 1, 2017, online only.  For details and to access the application, visit


Chico High Monthly SCHOLARSHIP NEWS Flyer - April Scholarship News

The Chico Community Scholarship application will be available come January.  At that time a link will be provided here so you can print the application and once completed, submit it to the counseling office.  The mission of the Chico Community Scholarship Association is to provide scholarship assistance by facilitating the establishment and awarding of scholarships to deserving graduating seniors of the Chico Unified School District area who intend to pursue further studies at an accredited institution.
Nursing Schools Almanac - Scholarship Opportunities

Next Nursing Leaders Scholarship – Awarded by organization.

$1000 awarded annually (Dec 17th) to students who may be interested in pursuing a career in nursing and that are currently accepted or enrolled in any college program. To view the application scroll to the page footer of TravelNursing

Health Care Professions Scholarship – Awarded by organization.

$1000 awarded annually (Dec 17th)  to students interested in pursuing a career in any health care related profession and that are currently accepted or enrolled in any college program.  To view Health Care Scholarships

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For Minority Populations - grants for individuals: minorities

Financial Aid for College

FAFSA - The window to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid opens on October 1,  through March 2. After March 2nd students can still apply for Federal Aide through FAFSA but can no longer apply for California State financial aid.
Step one - Register for a Federal Student Aid Identification Number (FSA ID)
Step two - Apply for Federal Student Aid through FAFSA

CHS will host a Cash For College Workshop where students and parents can file their FAFSA with assistance from representatives from CSU, Chico Financial Aid Department.  The event will be held in the Chico High Library on Wednesday, Feb 4th at 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  If you attend this event with your parent and you qualify for Federal Aid through FAFSA, your name will go into a drawing for a $1,000 Scholarship!  Don't miss your chance to win!

EOP - Equal Opportunity Programs

Extended Opportunity Program and Services

EOPS is a state-funded program designed to recruit and retain students who are economically and educationally disadvantaged. EOPS assists students in the development of their potential ability through academic support and financial assistance. The services of EOPS are designed to give students individualized attention and support to improve their chances for success.

Read more about it on the Chico State and Butte College web sites.