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Outside Scholarships

  • AAUW Carlsbad, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Vista (COV) Branch– Scholarship for a student who is currently enrolled in Mira Costa College, Palomar College, or transferring or returning junior or senior enrolled at CSUSM:  Please see website, when application is available it will be posted here:


  • AAUW Poway-Penasquitos Branch Re-entry Woman Scholarship-  Scholarships are awarded to women who are non-traditional students who have experienced challenges in life and education that differ from the traditional 4-year path.  Please see website for more information on how to apply:



  • American Graphics Institute: The American Graphic Institute Design Thinking scholarship is offered to both part-time and full-time students enrolled in degree programs at any accredited college or university in the United States. Please see the website for additional information and to apply:


  • Annual Senior Care Scholarship– A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. Please see website for more information:


  • Association on American Indian Affairs Link to Website – See website for application. Open to American Indian and Alaska Native students who are 1/4 Indian blood or more and are enrolled members of their tribe. Applications can be mailed to: Lisa Wyzlic Director of Scholarship Programs Association on American Indian Affairs 966 Hungerford Dr, Ste 12-B Rockville, MD 20850



  • ColibríMX Scholarship– This scholarship aims to promote access to higher education for immigrant students of Latino descent residing in San Diego County:




  •   –  Computer Science and Computer Engineering Scholarship Link to Website Deadline April 1st of each year.



  • Folds of Honor ScholarshipLink to Website Deadline: Please check website for deadline.



  • GCFW Contemporary Women of North County- GCFW is a non-profit organization that supports community service efforts in the San Diego North County area. Our Scholarship is is offered to a currently enrolled female planning to continue at Palomar College or MiraCosta College who demonstrates an interest in career, community, and self-improvement through volunteerism.  Our Scholarship is to be used for tuition, textbook, and/or supplies required by the professor for a class. Application Deadline is yearly by April 15th: Application:



  • Help–, a platform focused on providing high-quality resources for teachers, tutors, homeschool parents, and others who work in the field of education, offers a new scholarship for students in high school and college. See website to apply:



  • Lake San Marcos Kiwanis Club FoundationLake San Marcos Club Fountain Scholarships are a one-time award and are valid for one year from date of award. All submitted material must be typed word-processed, double-spaced, and a minimum of 10 point common font. MUST submit an autobiography & essay (2 pages per item limit) Up to two (2) letters of recommendation Transcript of credits with school verification. Legal Residence required- Click here for application.















Last modified on June 16, 2020
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