MFEI Scholarship- Due March 2nd

WHO CAN APPLY:

1) Oakland Unified high school seniors (district or charter)

2) Black young men graduating high school in any of the 9 Bay Area counties

3) Pleasanton Unified high school seniors

4) Children of Port of Oakland Employees

5) former MFEI scholars currently in college

 

Awards are made to students attending a community college, vocational/trade school or 4-year college / university. No GPA requirement.

 

Application requires the following:

· Student Aid Report** from their 2018-19 FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application (**DACA, permanent residency or citizenship not required)

· School Transcript

· Community Engagement Essay (250-300 words) - for high school applicants only

· Personal Statement (750 words)

· Letter of Recommendation (some awards require 2 letters)

 

DEADLINE: March 2, 2018

Amount: Scholarships range from $500 - $5000

 

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS: We are also seeking community members (local or elsewhere) to review and score these scholarship applications virtually in April. If interested, please visit: https://www.marcusfoster.org/volunteer-1/

Please contact info@marcusfoster.org if you or your students have any questions regarding this opportunity or if you would like to request a presentation for your school, class or program.

PG&E Better Together STEM Scholarships.

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PG&E is focused on California's future. To help our next generation of Californians succeed and innovate, PG&E is awarding a wide variety of college scholarships-including the PG&E Better Together STEM Scholarships.

  • Twenty scholarships of $10,000 each and 20 scholarships of $1,000 each are available to students in PG&E service areas who are pursuing a degree in an eligible STEM discipline at a four-year California college or university.
  • Students planning to enroll in fulltime undergraduate study for the 2018-2019 academic year should apply by February 5, 2018 at pge.com/scholarships.

Many other scholarship opportunities can be found at pge.com/scholarships. Tell your students or download and share this flyer today!

Linked Learning Scholarship- Due May 3rd

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The Linked Learning Scholarship is an exclusive benefit available to graduating high school seniors enrolled in a Linked Learning pathway that has reached Candidate level or above in Linked Learning Certification. If you haven't registered your pathways, you can do so here

The Linked Learning Alliance is looking for Linked Learning students who showcase academic ability and achievement, financial need, participation in work-based learning activities or internships, persistence, and leadership. This scholarship program will award up to five students a $1,000 one-time scholarship to help cover educational expenses. Below you will find the scholarship application and a flyer to distribute to your students. If you have any questions, please e-mail info@linkedlearning.org.

Applications due Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017.