Scholarships are monies that you do not have to pay back and are based on criteria such as educational degree/majors, grade point average, or financial need. A variety of scholarships are available to our students. Applying for scholarships is easy. Remember, after every summer semester you will need to reapply.
The CCCC Foundation works with dozens of community donors to offer scholarships and awards to Cerro Coso students just like you! With one easy application and more than 50 opportunities for cash awards, go online and get started TODAY!
More than $100,000 available in local awards. $30,000 in local STEM scholarships. Check it out! The 2017-18 scholarship application is now available. Apply now!
Apply now for scholarship opportunities for next year - ONE easy online application for more than 50 Awards!
The CCCC Foundation is committed to helping students succeed in college through its scholarship program. Fundraising events are held throughout the year to raise money for scholarships for Cerro Coso students. The amounts awarded are determined by the amounts donated throughout the year. The following Foundation Scholarships are available:
If you have questions about Scholarships please contact:Candace Cornett
There are a variety of outside scholarships that are available to students from various businesses and organizations. The following websites may provide you with helpful information regarding scholarships. Please note, these sites are not part of Cerro Coso Community College; emails to these organizations will not go to Cerro Coso but rather the agency itself. See tab above for the list of currently open outside scholarships that have come to our attention.
R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship program established to students who are pursuing a degree in a science related field.
Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2017. Amount: $1,500.
Foreclosure.com has issued $63,000 in scholarship money to 35 college students nationwide since the program was introduced in 2009. Each year, the company challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate in particular, which can be used to help foster a robust United States housing market.
Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2017. Amount: up to $5,000.
Research is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. We want to further scientific achievement by helping students who are interested in developing a career in science.
Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2017. Amount: $1,500.
Inspired by David Letterman and his top ten lists, we created the Top Ten List Scholarship. With so many awards based on grades and extracurricular activities, this unique scholarship gives you the chance to show us what's truly special and different about you. Get creative, be serious, or tug at our heart strings. Whatever you do, you only have ten reasons to convince us, so make each one count.
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017. Amount: $1,500.
College is one of the most amazing experiences of your life. It's a leap into possibility, into the unknown. It will shape the course of your future.
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017. Amount: $10,000.
The world needs more amazing CNAs. CNA Plus is proud to announce a new $2,000 scholarship prize for candidates studying to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017. Amount: $2,000.
Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or university? When you're living with your aging loved one, managing their finances because they no longer can, taking them to doctors appointments -- we know that caregiving can be both difficult and rewarding. As America’s leading senior care resource for family caregivers, we know that juggling the responsibilities of caregiving and student life is a unique challenge.
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017. Amount: three $1,500 scholarships.
Write about the best part-time job or internship for students. ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the winning college or university student with the most creative entry in our Autumn 2017 Scholarship Promotion.
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017. Amount: $3,000.
It's crazy to think of all the amazing stories that happen as soon as we close our eyes and drift to sleep. It could be in a deep slumber or perhaps in a carefree daze, but our dreams can help shape our ideas, perceptions, and - now - education.
Deadline: Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
Each year, ACWA awards the $5,000 Clair Hill Scholarship to a qualified student in a water resources-related field of study.
Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018. Amount: $5,000.
The Stephen K. Hall Water Law & Policy $7,000 Scholarship is presented annually to a qualified graduate student majoring in law, policy or public administration with a focus or concentration in California water resources.
Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018. Amount: $7,000.
ACWA awards two $3,000 scholarships each spring to qualified students in water resources –related fields.
Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018. Amount: two $3,000 scholarships.
The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides a multi-faceted experience designed to not only address the financial needs of minority students who aspire to attend college but also to guide them through the process of higher education.
Deadline: Thursday, February 15, 2018. Amount: varies.
Big things come in small packages. And now, those simple gifts can really pay off in our Sweet and Simple Scholarship!
Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
College is expensive! SEMA can help! Earn up to $5,000 for School. Every year SEMA helps students pay for their college tuition, and helps SEMA Members pay off their student loans. Students from all academic and technical disciplines that lead to careers in the automotive industry are welcome to apply!
Deadline: Thursday, March 1, 2018. Amount: $2,000 - $3,000 or $5,000.
Have you ever wondered where you'd go if you could fly around downtown? Or maybe you daydream of secretly taking over the world - to each his own. For all of those hero lovers and villain enthusiasts, this super scholarship can give you the power to win free college money.
Deadline: Saturday, March 31, 2018. Amount: $2,500.
It's often been said that "education is the key to success." What doors could your educational "key" open? It's not cheap to get a college degree, and many college-bound students see a shut door for education. We're here to help open it again.
Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018. Amount: $3,000.
DrugRehab.org is proud to award a $5,000 scholarship towards any education related expense to the winner of our first essay contest about the different ways in which addiction and mental illness affects veterans today.
Deadline: Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Amount: $5,000.
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
Deadline: Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Amount: $1,000.
Vernon Computer Source is pleased to offer a scholarship totalling $2,000, which will be awarded to students who show strong academic and career goals. Applicants must be working towards a degree, currently be enrolled in an accredited university or planning to attend university within the next 12 months. Verification of enrollment will be required before any money is awarded.
Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018. Amount: $2,000.
At Ampronix, we strive to give back to the community and that is why we are promoting our College Scholarship Program. We will be giving away a total of $2,250 to 3 chosen applicants who demonstrate passion for their field of study and great desire to give back to their community.
Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018. Amount: $1000 or $750 or $500.
What does the number five mean to you? One is the loneliest number. Three is a crowd. Then there is five. What's so special about five? Well, for starters, this lucky number could help you win a $1,500 scholarship.
Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
Cottage Inn would like to recognize those that embrace education. Education is a fundamental need for the future growth of our nation. We are seeking applicants with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA in High School. The scholarship award will be made payable to the college or university of your choice to help pay for your education.
Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018. Amount: $2,500, $1,000, and $500.
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed.
Deadline: Thursday, June 14, 2018. Amount: $1,000.
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Deadline: Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Amount: $500.
Mistakes - we've all made them. Too bad life doesn't always give you a mulligan. Or does it? What if you had the chance to "do-over" a moment in your life? What would it be? How would it affect you and your future?
Deadline: Saturday, June 30, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
Bradley R. Corbett, a qualified and experienced criminal defense attorney located in San Diego, is offering an annual $2000 scholarship to one college/university student in the United States.
Deadline: Sunday, July 15, 2018. Amount: $2,000.
Winning scholarships can be sweet - especially with this special a la mode award for scholarship seekers who love ice cream.
Deadline: Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
Scholarships can be fun! Take a break from the boring application routine and make us laugh. That's right; we want a real LOL moment.
Deadline: Friday, August 31, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
Have something on your mind? Let it out, or better yet SHOUT it out. Give your thoughts a voice and earn free college money at the same time.
Deadline: Sunday, September 30, 2018. Amount: $1,500.
AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.
Deadline: Saturday, October 6, 2018. Amount: $500.
Has "The Walking Dead" got you thinking what you might do if your streets were filled with flesh-eating zombies? Maybe you've envisioned your own post-apocalyptic world overrun with the living dead, forcing you to come up with a zombie survival plan - and quick!
Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Amount: $2,000.
While continuing your education takes time, and money, there's a certain value that everyone is hoping to achieve. Our Education Matters Scholarship is giving you the chance to state why education matters. Why does education matter to you? What is the value you hope to receive from college? What would you do to convince the college cynics?
Deadline: Friday, November 30, 2018. Amount: $5,000.