MiraCosta College Scholarships Available 2019

To view if you received a Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 Annual Award Scholarship please click here: Scholarship Page

Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship (August 1)

The Cooke Undergraduate Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for the nation's top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor's degrees at four-year colleges or universities.

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Genentech Biotechnology Scholarship ($1,000)

This scholarship is for students at MiraCosta College with a 3.0 GPA or higher who demonstrate financial need. Students with a minimum GPA of a 2.5 that can demonstrate exceptional financial will be considered.

Qualified candidates must be students currently enrolled in a Biotechnology class or have completed a Biotechnology class at MiraCosta College (BTEC 180 Biostatistics included).

Deadline: November 1, 2019

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Fall 2019 MiraCosta College Bob Wilson Scholarships for Foster Youth

Students must be former Foster Youth participating in the RAFFY* program (*RAFFY: Resources and Assistance for Former Foster Youth), have completed 6 units or more at MiraCosta College with a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher, and currently enrolled in a minimum of 6 units at MiraCosta College, and have financial need.

Requirements:

Deadline: November 1, 2019

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Fall 2019 MiraCosta Dream Keepers GANAS Scholarships ($500)

For continuing and transferring students who are currently enrolled in 6 or more units.

Must be an AB540 student or come from a mixed family and complete 15 hours of community service.

Students must have a 2.0 GPA or higher

Deadline: November 11, 2019

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RAFFY Scholarship

Students must be former Foster Youth participating in the RAFFY* program (*RAFFY: Resources and Assistance for Former Foster Youth), have completed 6 units or more at MiraCosta College with a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher, and currently enrolled in a minimum of 6 units at MiraCosta College, and have financial need.

Requirements:

Deadline: December 2, 2019

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Fall 2019 MiraCosta College Friends of Dance Scholarships ($500)

Must be currently enrolled at MiraCosta College in six or more units, and completed six or more units in Dance at MiraCostawith a cumulative 3.0 or higher GPA. Preference given to Dance majors

Deadline: November 1, 2019

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Datron World Communications Employee/Family Member Scholarship

Student must be a current Datron World Communications employee or a family member of an employee, specifically: mother, father, daughter/step-daughter, son/step-son or grandchild.

Requirements

Student must be currently enrolled at MiraCosta College in at least six (6) or more units and maintain at least half-time enrollment to be eligible for a fall and spring disbursement.

Student must have and maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA or greater at MiraCosta College.

Documents Needed

Personal Statement- View a personal statement template and visit the Writing Center.

Unofficial MiraCosta transcript-print and attach to application. View more information on how to view, print and save your unofficial transcript.

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Bridges Grant Program - MiraCosta College & Cal State University San Marcos

The Bridges to the Future Program assists community college students from an underrepresented ethnic group who are preparing for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

View details. Deadline: July 31, 2020

Documents Needed

Personal Statement-A Personal Statement that addresses your backgroundand your educational and career goals as they relate to your interest inscientific research.You can also visit the Writing Center for additional support.

Unofficial MiraCosta transcript-print and attach to application. View more information on how to view, print and save your unofficial transcript.

In addition, two letters of recommendation (one of which must be an academic recommendation from a college level math or science instructor) should be submitted directly to the MiraCosta College Bridges Coordinator, Suzie Bailey at sbailey@miracosta.edu or campus mail station 1.

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Questions, email or call Suzie Bailey, 760.757.2121 x 6562.