External Scholarships

“External Scholarships” refers to any scholarship offered by a donor, organization, business, or foundation outside of the Contra Costa College Foundation.  These scholarships may be offered to students at the local, regional, statewide, or even nationwide level. To learn more about these various scholarship opportunities, please review the scholarship listings below.

This information is offered by informational purposes only and does not imply any endorsement from Contra Costa College. The links below will take you to external websites for scholarship opportunities. Follow the instructions carefully and contact the organization directly for questions or assistance. Always use caution when providing personal identification information online. For more information on scholarship scams, visit our Scholarship Tips & Resources page.

Undocumented students should visit Help Paying for College for Undocumented Students page.

American Indian Scholarship Fund

Assistance League of Diablo Valley

Burger King McLamore Foundation

California Community College Student Financial Aid Administrators Association Scholarship (CCCSFAA)

California Strawberry Scholarships

CASA Education Foundation Scholarship

Coca Cola Scholars Foundation

East Bay Associations for Women in Science

EduMed Scholarships

Fouche Foundation Grant Opportunity

Golden Gate Restaurant Association

Health Care Administration Scholarship

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Horatio Alger Association

Indigenous Education Inc. Scholarships

Jack Kent Cooke Transfer Scholarship (For students transferring to four-year schools.)

Jewish Community Federation & Endowment Fund

Kaiser Permanente Latinx Scholarship Program

Karen Ha Scholarship

Marcus Foster Education Institute

Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund

Medical Assistant Scholarships

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc – Oakland/Bay Area Chapter

National Health Service Corps

National Nurses United

Nevada/California Indian Housing Association Scholarship

NOBLE SF Bay Area Scholarship

Nordson BUILDS Scholarship Program

The Orion Fund

PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund

Pine Cone Foundation Scholarship

Point Foundation Community College Scholarship

Richard E. Arnason Court Scholarship Program

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarships

Scholarships for Veterans

Soroptimist International of Richmond

Student Veterans of America

Travis Credit Union Mary Keith Duff Memorial Scholarship

United Negro College Fund

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program