Scholarship Database

Scholarship Information

Here you will find local scholarships along with a few national scholarships and scholarship search engines. Scholarships are added to the list as soon as the application becomes available. Keep in mind that many of our local scholarships do not become available until the second semester, so regularly check the list. Also, each college offers scholarships so be sure to visit the website of the college that you’ll be attending.

 

Scholarship Search Engines

Below are scholarship search engines where you can browse national scholarships that may be of interest to you. Subjects to browse: career field, degree/major, interests (band, agriculture, company/business names, etc.).

Local Database

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Please contact Hope Seth at hope@reachhighershasta.com if you have any questions regarding scholarships.
Scholarship NameBrief descriptionDue DateAmountWebsite
AES Engineering ScholarshipNot required to be taking Engineering courses to be elligible. Awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.and intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.10/6/2019$500http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php
American Iris SocietyThe award shall be given to a student who is pursuing a career in horticulture, floriculture,
landscaping, nursery production or a related field. Applicants may be current seniors in high
school, attending college or a university or be returning to college by fall 2019.
3/26/2019$1,000 https://www.aisregion14.org/pdfs/ScholarshipApplication2019-20.pdf
American Legion Auxiliary Post 720See Counseling for Details3/20/2013$500
Andy Peek Livestock Endowed ScholarshipGraduating high school senior or undergraduate student presently or planning to attend a junior college, state college, or university
Plans to major in Agricultural Studies (with a special emphasis in the livestock industry).
12/12/2019https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/52359-Shasta-Regional-Community-Foundation
Asphalt Cowboys ScholarshipAwarded to a graduating senior enrolled in any high school, public or private, in Shasta County. And also past Shasta County graduates, Local Explorer Cadets and individuals in an ROP Program, intending on, or being already involved in Law Enforcement programs, not otherwise paid for by Law Enforcement entities.
Seeking individuals with a record of volunteerism in the Shasta County community in non-school sponsored activities and participation in extracurricular school activities.
Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, plan to attend or are attending a 2 or 4 year college or technical school.
05/01/2019$1,000http://asphaltcowboys.org/asphalt-cowboys-scholarship/
Association of California School Administrators (Regional (Shasta))Member or under guardianship of ACSA member4/1/2013Varies
Association of California School Administrators (Shasta County Local Chapter)Member or under guardianship of ACSA member4/1/2013Varies
Beverage Industry ScholarshipMust be dependent of parent or grandparent employed with a company holding a valid CA beverage alcohol license and planning to attend a 4 yr. university.02/15/2019$3000 - $6000https://www.christermon.com/scholarship-program/applications/
Butte College FoundationA graduating senior who plans to be enrolled in at least 12 units per semester at Butte College.Mid March 2019Varieshttp://www.butte.edu/foundation/scholarships.html
California Association of Supervisors Child Welfare and Attendance, Delta/Sierra SectionTwo $1000 scholarships are awarded annually to a Continuation or Alternative school graduate who is planning to continue their education in college or a vocational training. The scholarship award was also designed to recognize the resiliency of a student who has overcome personal obstacles to graduate from high school.03/2019$1,000http://cascwa.org/student-scholarships-2/
California Association of Winegrape GrowersOnly children with a parent or legal guardian employed by a California winegrape grower during the current or past growing season are eligible to apply. The two 4-year scholarships provide a total of $8,000 each for any campus in the University of California or California State University system. The four 2-year scholarships provide a total of $2,000 each at any California community college. Students may study the subject of their choice. 032/08/2019$2000 - $8000http://cawgfoundation.org/
California Native Plant SocietyApplicants must be entering a 4-year college/university program in the 2018/2019 school year with a natural science related major such as environmental science, biology, or botany. Plant science or botany majors will be given preference.5/1/2019Up to $2000https://www.shastacnps.org/images/applications/2018-scholarship-application.pdf
California Nursing Career ScholarshipsThis website provides resources to apply for financial aid and scholarships to enter the nursing field.https://www.rn.ca.gov/careers/financial-aid.shtml
California Retired Teachers AssociationAwarded to students planning on entering the Elementary school field. The Foundation provides $3,000 scholarships to 30 colleges annually. Another 13 $500 grants from the affiliated Mabel Outler Scholarship Fund are also awarded to teachers who plan on working in elementary schools. $500https://calrta.org/scholarships/
California Transportation Foundation Caltrans District 2 Employee ScholarshipHigh school seniors or college undergraduate students living in Caltrans District 2 (includes the counties of Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity and portions of Butte and Sierra), who are sponsored by a District 2 Caltrans employee, are eligible to apply.$1,000https://transportationfoundation.org/scholarships/
Campus Visit Scholarship - Simpson UniversityUndergraduate students who attend one of Simpson University’s campus visit events prior to the start of the fall 2018 semester will qualify for a $1,000 renewable scholarship. In order to qualify for the Campus Visit Scholarship, a student must register for one of the campus visit events onlineand must attend all segments of the event.Attend visitor event$1,000http://simpsonu.edu/Pages/Admissions/UG/Visit-Campus.htm
Caners FoundationFor students who are interested in pursuing an education and career in horticulture to all two year and four year colleges from which a horticulture degree can be obtained.While grades are important, a B student who participates in horticulture related activities may be selected over the A student who does not participate in FFA or 4-H or other related activities.3/15/2019Varieshttp://www.cangc.org/caners-foundation/
College OptionsA website that lists scholarship options, resources and instructional help.$500-1000https://collegeoptions.org/students-parents/scholarships/
Digital Responsiblity Scholarship - Don't Text and DriveYou must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit.9/30/2019$1,000 http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship
Dignity HealthScholarships are available to local, graduating high school seniors who will be entering college in the fall and majoring in a health care related field.2019$1,000https://www.dignityhealth.org/north-state/locations/mercy-redding/about-us/community-benefit/scholarships
Don and Debbie Bankson ScholarshipGraduating from a Shasta County High School. Volunteered a minimum of 100 hours within the community during high school. Priority consideration for students who volunteer annually at Turtle Bay Exploration.3/1/2019$1,000 https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/54347-Shasta-Regional-Community-Foundation
Dr Roz Zufall ScholarshipAn interest in pursing a health-care career (dentistry or any other health career choice).04/2019$600https://www.drzufall.com/office-scholarship.html
Elks Lodge Legacy ScholarshipAny child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2016, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2016, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2019. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
The applicant must be a high school senior.
02/01/2019$4,000 https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/legacy.cfm
Elks Lodge Most Valuable Student AwardAny high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
11/01/2019Varieshttps://www.elks.org/scholars/news.cfm?StoryID=112591
Eva Johnson MemorialFormer Head Start (could be any Head Start) children who are graduating from high school and have plans to attend college or trade school.5/15/2019$1,000 http://www.shastaheadstart.org
FFA (Future Farmers of America) ScholarshipsMust be FFA member. The selection process takes into account the whole student – FFA involvement, work experience, supervised agricultural experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics.2019Varieshttps://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/local-engagement-programs-scholarships/
First Break ScholarshipApplicants may be any age 18 or younger. Application is not open to those who have already graduated high school and must live and go to school in Shasta, Tehama, or Siskiyou County. Applicant must be heading to college or university Fall of 2019.3/15/2019$500https://www.jamieweil.net/first-break-scholarship
Good 360 Sustainability Scholarship3.3 Minimum GPA To Apply. Must Be A High School Senior Applying To College Or Currently Attending College. Must Have An Interest In Environmentalism Or Sustainability.10/31/2019$1,000https://good360.org/sustainability-scholarship/
Grotefend ScholarshipShasta County high school seniors who have attended all four years of high school at a Shasta County high school, and will attend college in California.3/2/2019Up to $5000https://www.shastacoe.org/programs-services/grotefund-scholarship
Horatio Alger AssociationMultiple scholarships available. For critical financial need ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is required); Integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity; being involved in community activities. 10/25/2019$6,000 - $10,000https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/
Indian EducationA list of student programs scholarship resources for students of Native American descent.variesvarieshttp://www.suhsd.net/Student-Programs/Indian-Education/index.html
Jungle Scout ScholarshipThe Jungle Scout team are excited to announce this new charitable initiative – offering scholarships to students in the US who are studying in business, entrepreneurship and computer science related fields.11/15/2018$2,000 https://www.junglescout.com/jungle-scholar/
Kelly Moravec: Honors in the Face of Medical AdversityThe Fund was established to honor the overcoming of medical adversities and to encourage continued education beyond high school through the awarding of scholarships, awards, and gifts for academic achievement, and the facilitation of connecting students for resource networking and peer support.3/13/2019$1,000 https://www.shastarcf.org/scholarships#.W-IE0VMrLUo
Key Club ScholarshipStudents must be dues paying involved members of their high school Key Club and be graduating from Foothill, Shasta or Enterprise High. 3/13/2019https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/54505-Shasta-Regional-Community-Foundation
Lakehead Lions clubLakehead area affiliation3/20/2013$500
Lassen Retriever ClubMust be dedicated to the preservation, enjoyment, training, competition and hunting of the retriever breeds.3/1/2019Up to $2000.https://www.lassenretrieverclub.org/scholarships/
Lehigh Soutwes Cement?Engineering or science3/20/2013$1,000
McConnell Foundation Scholars ProgramMust attend a high school in Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, or Modoc County. Also includes Hoopa High School and Big Valley High School. 2019$30,000 total; may be used over the course of six years. http://www.mcconnellfoundation.org/
Military ScholarshipsA website that lists scholarship options and resources for those intersted in entering the military field.VariesVarieshttps://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/military-scholarships/
Nor Cal Retired Coaches AssociationMust be graduating from a high school in Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama or Trinity County in 2019-20. Student must have participated in at least two seasons of Varsity-level, CIF sport(s) while in high school (traveling teams not connected to high school do not qualify). The two seasons do not have to be in the same sport.03/09/2019$1,200https://www.norcalrca.org/scholarship/
NorCal WESTOP Achievers ScholarshipApplicant must be enrolled in or an alumnus of a TRiO program and sponsored by a current paid member of WESTOP. Applicants must be attending high school or college full-time2019$1,500 https://sites.google.com/site/norcaltrio/clients/scholarship
Pacific Gas and Electric Co.Primary residence is a PG&E customer in California at the time of application
Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university in California
$1,000-$5,000http://www.pge.com/en/about/community/education/ergscholarships/index.page
Palo Cedro Lions ClubCommunity ServiceVaries
Phillip M. Dowd memorialThe Philip M. Dowd Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for college bound students pursuing a degree in Public Affairs/Administration or Political Science & Government who have endured hardship and/or overcome obstacles to achieve their goals.3/1/2019$1,000 https://sacregcf.academicworks.com/opportunities/764
Pit River Tribe ScholarshipVarious scholarships offered. Tribal Verification necessary for scholarship applications.VariesVarieshttp://pitrivertribe.org/education/
Portuguese Historical and Cultural SocietyApplicants must be a high school senior; be of Portuguese descent; achieve a GPA of 3.5 or better.10/2019Varieshttp://sacramentophcs.com/phcs-scholarship-program/
Prudence Rose Kennedy Scholarship - Medical AdversityFrom Shasta County; Diagnosed with a severe medical condition (preferred consideration for students diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis); Plan to attend an accredited trade school, community college or 4 yr university the fall following high school graduation.03/2019$1,000https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/54730-Shasta-Regional-Community-Foundation
Prudential Spirit ScholarshipMust be in grades 5-12 as of November 6
be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C., have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application, submit a completed application to a school or the head of an official designated local organization by November 6.
11/2019$1,000https://spirit.prudential.com/about/program-overview
Redding Bank of Commerce Kenneth R GiffordGraduating high school senior attending school in one of theses eligible counties:
Siskiyou, Shasta, Tehama, Glenn, Colusa, Placer, Sacramento. Minimum 3.0 GPA during senior year of high school. Plans to enroll as a full-time college student the fall semester following high school graduation. May NOT be an employee, and is NOT a family member of an employee of Redding Bank of Commerce or Sacramento Bank of Commerce, a division of Redding Bank of Commerce.

03/2019$1,000https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/54643-Shasta-Regional-Community-Foundation
Redding Chamber of CommerceAll graduating high school seniors. Children or grandchildren of Chamber members and their employees.05/2109$500 and uphttp://www.reddingchamber.com
Redding Dirt Riders/ Travis Hagler MemorialMust be a dirt bike rider enthusiast or have an interest in pursuing an education in small engine mechanics. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 Must reside in the Redding, California area. Must enroll in Fall semester following High School graduation for vocational school, community college, or 4-year University.5/1/2019$500http://reddingdirtriders.com/About/Giving
Redding Rancheria Community EducationThe Native American Education Scholarship provides funding for Native American students currently enrolled at a college, university or trade school. It provides (5) recipients with a financial award up to $500 towards tuition, books and other school related costs.7/1/2019$500http://www.redding-rancheria.com/education/
Redding Rodeo AssociationScholarship application is open to all graduating Shasta County high school students, they do not need to be affiliated with the Association.
Redding Rodeo Association is pleased to be able to offer a scholarship to a graduating high school senior.
5/1/2019$1,000 https://reddingrodeo.com/giving-back-to-the-community/
Redding West Rotary ScholarshipsFor Shasta county senior, based upon enrollment in Post-Secondary Industry Technical Certification program. Pdf Link
REU "Powering Redding's Future" ScholarshipREU "Powering Redding’s Future" College Scholarship and Community College/Technical Grant Program; a special program to award up to $50,000 in college scholarships and technical school grants for local students. Up to 18 local students will receive up to $5,000 each in scholarships and grants. Local technical and trade school applicants are eligible for the Community College/Technical School Grant Program.20195000https://www.cityofredding.org/departments/redding-electric-utility/residential-accounts/reu-residential-education-safety/reu-s-school-programs/reu-scholarship-program
Shasta Associatin of RealtorsThe Shasta Association of REALTORS® ("Association") provides scholarships to full-time undergraduate and graduate students who are taking classes to further their educational goals. The scholarships are available to REALTOR® members and their immediate families.4/20/19$500 +http://www.shastamls.com/scholarship/
Shasta Builders ExchnageThe SBE Community Fund Scholarship is open to the children of owners or key employees of regular SBE members firms in good standing. A written recommendation from the firm’s owner must accompany applications from children of key employees. Students must be entering or continuing enrollment in a university, college, community college or trade school.3Varieshttps://www.shastabe.com/about/sbe-community-fund-2/?
Shasta College Scholarships:Listed Jan 1 for following fall-incoming freshmanvarieshttps://shastacollege.academicworks.com/opportunities
Shasta County 4HGraduating Senior. Enrolled in Shasta County 4-H for at least the past three years: sophomore, junior, and senior years.02/01/2019Varieshttp://ceshasta.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program/Scholarships_Grants_and_Funding/
Shasta County Farm BureauScholarships are available to Shasta County students, current or previously, who are current Farm Bureau members.The applicant must plan on attending college next year, carrying 12 or more units, and majoring in agriculture. The scholarship is available to both high school seniors and current college students.02/01/2019$1,000http://www.shastafarmbureau.com/scholarships.html
Shasta Regional Foundationhttps://www.shastarcf.org/scholarships#.W6PSemhKi70
Shasta Wonderland Elite Athletic TeamsMust be a dirt bike rider enthusiast or have an interest in pursuing an education in small engine mechanics and ave a minimum GPA of 3.0
Must reside in the Redding, California area.
Must enroll in Fall semester following High School graduation for vocational school, community college, or 4-year University.
05/2019http://www.sweatrc.com/scholarship.html
Shasta-Trinity Bar:The purpose of the scholarship is to promote the practice of law in Shasta and Trinity Counties by supporting local students who are bound for post-secondary education and who have an interest in improving their communities as legal professionals. The scholarships will be need and merit based and will be open to graduating high school and post-secondary students in amounts up to $1,000. 04/27/2019$1,000http://www.shastatrinitybar.com/stcba-scholarship/
Sierra Pacific Foundation:
Snaps for College16 years and older and living within the radio station's market area. Social media sweepstakes site.Ongoing/ WeeklyPrizeshttps://app.wyng.com/SnapsForCollege
Sons of ItalyApplicant must be wholly or partially of Italian decent and enrolling in an accredited Trade School, College, University or Communitynt the following fall. 03/01/2019http://www.osiaca.org/Scholarships/How-To-Apply
Sons of the American LegionA variety of scholarships available for members of the American Legion and their children./Varieshttps://www.legion.org/scholarships
The Redding Bank of CommerceGraduating High School Senior residing in the counties of Siskiyou, Shasta, Tehama, Glenn, Colusa, Placer, and Sacramento. Student has maintained a 3.0 GPA in their senior year
Student intends to enroll as a full-time college student within 12 months of graduation (proof of enrollment will be required before funds are distributed)
/$1,000 http://www.myboc.net/special-features/scholarship-program/
The Redding Regional Chapter Safari ClubThe Redding Regional Chapter of Safari Club International is pleased to offer a $1,000.00 scholarship to a high school senior in the Redding region who enjoys the outdoors and plans to enroll in a 2 or 4-year college in natural resource management or
related fields.
4/5/2019$1,000 http://sciredding.org/Content/Annual%20Scholarship%20Information%202018.pdf
Top of the State Junior GolfShasta or Tehama County organized golf program participant3/19/2014$600-1200http://www.shastarcf.org/docs/grants/Top_of_the_State_Application_2012_2013_School_Year.pdf
Tri-Counties BankThe Bank has established an endowment through the Shasta Regional Community Foundation to help sustain this important service, and provides additional funding totaling over $100,000 each year for scholarships for college-bound youth ( both for Community College and 4-Year Public and Private Institutions).3/13/2019$1000-$1500https://www.tcbk.com/about/scholarship-assistance
VESTRAAwards are based on academic performance, leadership, and career interest. Preference is given to students that have completed either calculus or statistics, or other advanced classes in math and science. 3.5 GPA or higher2019$1,000 http://www.vestra.com/about/scholarship/
Wendy's High School ScholarshipB average, participated in school sponsored sport, leader and role-modelSee website$500 - $5000https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/
Young Cancer Survivor ScholarshipsA resource page for scholarships for cancer survivors, children of cancer patients etc.VariesVarieshttps://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/cancer-scholarships/
Test ScholarshipTestVaries200,000https://cloudpotential.com
Test ScholarshipTestVaries200,000https://cloudpotential.com
Youth on Course ScholarshipYou must be a high school senior, enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited high school with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be a member of Youth on Course. Scholarships are both need and merit based.
You must be accepted for enrollment at a four-year college/university the same year the scholarship is awarded.
2019$4000-$20,000https://youthoncourse.org/scholarships/