Other Scholarships Available

MiraCosta College receives many solicitations to post scholarship information on our website. Because these solicitations come from various entities and it is difficult to discern what is a legitimate opportunity versus a scam, our office has partnered with iGrad to filter the scholarship opportunities submitted to this office.

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program

Receive up to $2,500 to pursue career or technical education. Application opens March 15

To be eligible for the Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program, applicants must fulfill the following criteria:

  1. Have completed high school (or earned high school equivalency credential) by Spring 2018
  2. Be enrolled in a 2 year of less career or technical degree/certificate program in Fall 2018 that will lead to employment.

Apply Here: application.horatioalger.org

Law Offices of James D. Scott Family Law Scholarship

Application Deadline: June 1st

Scholarship Award: $1,500

The Law Offices of James D. Scott is proud ot present the annual Family Law Scholarship. They value education and what it can do to advance a person's life and future.

Who can apply?

  1. High School Seniors
  2. Vocational/Professional Students
  3. College Students
  4. Undergraduate Students
  5. Graduate Students

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. School Transcripts
  2. Evidence of financial need, academic standing and/or community participation

Click Here for more information: https://www.scottfamilylaw.net/family-law-scholarship/

Service Learning Supply Chain Experience (SCE) Scholarship Application

Deadline for Application Submission is May 1, 2018
STEM Scholarship Award: $1500
MLT Scholarship Award: $3000

The SCE Project at the Southern California Biotechnology Center at Miramar College supports the life sciences industry by providing work readiness and lab‐based training resulting in employable individuals with in‐demand skills. The grant program will provide scholarships to San Diego region community college students in STEM programs who qualify as low-income, first in their family to attend college, or are underrepresented in STEM. The project will lay career-building groundwork by conducting student resume workshops, career awareness and service learning.


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Program for Continuing Education Grant

Deadline:  April 13, 2018
Fall 2018 Award Grants up to $3,000

For women who have had an interruption in their educational goals. Sponsored by P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) Chapter VL – Rancho Santa Fe, California Chapter


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Deadline: April 15
$2000 Community College Scholarship For Palomar College or Mira Costa College

GFWC Contemporary Women of North County is a non-profit organization that supports community service efforts in the San Diego North County area. We focus on many issues involving women and children, education, conservation, public affairs, and the arts.  Our scholarship is offered to a currently enrolled female planning to continue at Palomar College or Mira Costa College who demonstrates an interest in career, community, and self-improvement through volunteerism. Our scholarship is to be used for tuition, textbook, and/or supplies required by the professor for a class.

Eligibility Requirements

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Scholarships for Students with Diabetes

Diabetes brings challenges, but those don't have to be limitations. There are a variety of scholarships specifically targeted to students with diabetes, offering financial assistance as they pursue their education.

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