Available scholarships are not limited to the list below as more opportunities are also available on behalf of one's own research.
Local scholarship applications are now available and have gone digital this year. Please review our scholarship booklet for detailed instructions before applying.
*Must be a full time Sanger High School student to apply. (Full time is enrolled in 4 or more periods)
Scholarships are listed in the order of nearest deadline.
Due: February 1, 2021
The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides four-year scholarships of $30,000 and extensive support services, including career guidance and internship placement, to highly motivated African American students who have maintained a 98% college graduation rate.
Due: February 12, 2021
California table grape growers annually offer college scholarships for field workers and their children. Field Worker scholarships are available for those who wish to begin their higher education journey at a community college and for those who wish to begin at a four-year university.
Agricultural scholarships are offered annually to graduating seniors living in the Coachella and San Joaquin valleys who wish to pursue four-year degrees tied to a future in agriculture or better yet, to one in table grapes.
Due: February 26, 2021
Ruiz 4 Kids awards hundreds of thousands of dollars of scholarships to graduating high school seniors and community college transfer students every year. Many past recipients speak from their hearts when they share their stories about the important role that a Ruiz 4 Kids scholarship played in helping them transform their dream of attending college into a reality.
Due: March 1, 2021
Foundation for Sanger Schools is offering the following scholarships:
Student must have a least a 2.25 and plan to attend a community college, a four year university or an accredited trade school may apply.
DEADLINE IS MONDAY, MARCH 1st, no later than 5:00p.m. NO extensions.
Due: March 30, 2021
We are soliciting high school seniors who are at least 1/4 Chinese ethnicity, meaning to have at least one Chinese grandparent, maintain a 3.0 gpa or above, are supportive of their community, and have achievements reflected in their high school resume. We are offering about nine scholarships at $500 each.
Due: March 31, 2021
Upsolve is a national 501(c)(3) legal services nonprofit. Our mission is to help low-income families who cannot afford lawyers access Chapter 7 bankruptcy for free, using an online web app. It's one of the greatest civil rights injustices of our time that low-income families can’t access their basic rights when they can’t afford to pay for help. Combining direct services and advocacy, we’re fighting this injustice.
Due date: See website for details
As one of the nation's largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country, the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.
Due date: See website for details
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.
1. Fees should not be paid for scholarships (Applying for financial aid is free)
2. Never give credit card or bank account information
3. No one can guarantee that you'll win a scholarship
4. Legitimate scholarships require time & energy
5. Legitimate sponsors should provide contact information upon request
6. Be aware if you are called to receive an award for which you never applied
7. Don't be pressured into applying for a scholarship, especially if the sponsor is asking you to pay
8. Beware of claims of “exclusive” scholarships
9. An official-sounding name or endorsement doesn't automatically mean it's legitimate
10. If your questions aren't answered directly, proceed with caution
Contact your counselor if you are contacted by a scholarship scam