Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Mary Ross Bryan Memorial Scholarship
Minimum requirements: mother over the age of 40; achieved a 3.0 GPA in her first semester; financial need may be used as tie breaker for qualified...
Minimum requirements: mother over the age of 40; achieved a 3.0 GPA in...
  • Deadline: 04/06/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/06/2020
Varies Robert J. McCausland Memorial Scholarship, Norman E. Rich and Michael & Teresa Smith-Meighan Memorial Music Scholarship
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll in a minimum of 12 units at GWC or a State College or University in the Fall.
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mark Johnson, Homer Roughton and Bruce Williams Memorial English Scholarship
Journalism or English major Award; recommended by journalism instructor or Western Sun newspaper.
Journalism or English major Award; recommended by journalism instructor...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Vida Greer-Martin Outstanding Student Writer Scholarship
3.0 GPA and have passed at least one English Class or Creative Writing class with an “A.” Has demonstrated a facility and enthusiasm for...
3.0 GPA and have passed at least one English Class or Creative Writing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$300.00 Puente Program Phase 3 Scholarship
Must have completed 40 or more units, and currently enrolled in the spring semester with 6 or more units. Eligible students must be currently...
Must have completed 40 or more units, and currently enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$300.00 "Student" Before "Athlete" Educational Award
3.0 GPA, Must be female athlete (softball player)
3.0 GPA, Must be female athlete (softball player)
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
Varies Academic Senate Scholarship
3.5 GPA last semester and accumulative 3.2 GPA; must have completed 12 units with at least 2 semesters at GWC; currently enrolled in 6 units at GWC...
3.5 GPA last semester and accumulative 3.2 GPA; must have completed 12...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250.00 Al and Marjorie Nasser Memorial Scholarship
3.0 GPA, any major, must be enrolled at GWC the next year.
3.0 GPA, any major, must be enrolled at GWC the next year.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
Varies All General Nursing Scholarships (Combined 9 Scholarships)
Scholarships for current students that are in the Golden West College Nursing Program. - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 327 Scholarship: Nursing...
Scholarships for current students that are in the Golden West College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies All GWC Foundation General Scholarships (Combined Scholarships)
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll in a minimum of 12 units at GWC or a State College or University in the...
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 All GWC Foundation General Scholarships (Round Two)
General Criteria
General Criteria
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society Scholarship
To be awarded to any member of the Sigma Pi Chapter of Alpha Gamma Sigma who has at least two semesters of membership and demonstrates excellence...
To be awarded to any member of the Sigma Pi Chapter of Alpha Gamma Sigma...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$450.00 American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach Michelle Allgeier Feicht Scholarship
3.0 GPA, English, Nursing or General
3.0 GPA, English, Nursing or General
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450.00
Ended
Varies Aminoil, C.B. Hill and Dennis F. Roughton Memorial Science Scholarship
Life science student with an emphasis on animals and/or the outdoors and maintaining a 2.5+ GPA. Should be pursuing a major in zoology, veterinary...
Life science student with an emphasis on animals and/or the outdoors and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anita Lyte Williams Family Scholarship
To be awarded to returning students seeking additional education for career advancement, or formal education to begin a career. Recipients will...
To be awarded to returning students seeking additional education for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$400.00 ASGWC DACA Scholarship
Student must be enrolled at Golden West College. Student must be a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient. 2.5 GPA, any major
Student must be enrolled at Golden West College. Student must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400.00
Ended
Varies ASGWC Perpetual Scholarship
Must have a current College Service Sticker (ATTACH COPY OF STICKER); first consideration given to ASGWC officers and club members, GWC tutors and...
Must have a current College Service Sticker (ATTACH COPY OF STICKER);...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Automobile Dealers Association of Huntington Beach
3.0 GPA, Automotive Technology and current attend GWC
3.0 GPA, Automotive Technology and current attend GWC
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Axel Family Scholarship
Must be a fine arts student at GWC (painting, drawing or sculpture). Applicants shall submit a portfolio of their work for review by three GWC...
Must be a fine arts student at GWC (painting, drawing or sculpture). ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ayjay & Nancy Wilson Music Scholarship
3.0 over all GPA; Music major; GPA 3.5 in Music subjects; preference given to a Vocalist
3.0 over all GPA; Music major; GPA 3.5 in Music subjects; preference...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bernard Gilpin Merit Scholarship for Physics
Applicants must have; completed 12 units at Golden West College; completed at least two physics major courses at GWC (Physics 185, Physics 280, or...
Applicants must have; completed 12 units at Golden West College;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 C. Dean Hill International Scholarship
3.5 GPA, Any majors, International Student only, must have completed at least 12 units at Golden West College, must be pursuing a degree,...
3.5 GPA, Any majors, International Student only, must have completed at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies California Community Colleges Endowment OSHER Scholarship
The California Community Colleges Endowment OSHER Scholarship established this endowment to support students who have demonstrated a commitment to...
The California Community Colleges Endowment OSHER Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CARE Scholarships
Must be enrolled in C.A.R.E. Program; 2.0 GPA
Must be enrolled in C.A.R.E. Program; 2.0 GPA
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Children a Priority (CAP) Scholarship
GPA 2.0; 18-25 years old; enrolled in the GWC Nursing Program or Automotive Technology
GPA 2.0; 18-25 years old; enrolled in the GWC Nursing Program or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Chip Marchbank Recognition Award
2.0 GPA. Scholarship is for a student interested in a competitive sport at GWC. High consideration for an “at-risk” student (student with low GPA...
2.0 GPA. Scholarship is for a student interested in a competitive sport...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Cora Mora Moreno Memorial Cosmetology Scholarship
3.4 GPA; demonstrated a commitment to community service; cosmetology student.
3.4 GPA; demonstrated a commitment to community service; cosmetology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250.00 Corder Wattenbarger Memorial Scholarship
Must be a chemistry student
Must be a chemistry student
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
Varies Cupadicot Award
Must have completed a minimum number of 36 units at GWC; currently enrolled in a minimum of 12 units; must be transferring to a 4 year college;...
Must have completed a minimum number of 36 units at GWC; currently...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dan Wiseman Memorial Scholarship
2.0 GPA or higher; Physical Education major
2.0 GPA or higher; Physical Education major
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David F. Anthony  Memorial Scholarship
2.5 GPA, Music major
2.5 GPA, Music major
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Debra Irizarry & Mark R. Olsen Memorial Scholarship
Must award in the following order: 1. Public Administration 2. Industrial Engineering 3. Nurse Practioner Goal 4. Public Safety with financial need...
Must award in the following order: 1. Public Administration 2....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Diana Carmel Lone Cypress Award
A.A. degree recipient (Option II or Option III only) with a solid 4.0 GPA.
A.A. degree recipient (Option II or Option III only) with a solid 4.0...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Don Rowe Memorial Scholarship
Must have a 2.5 GPA; no financial need; a student who is interested in physical education
Must have a 2.5 GPA; no financial need; a student who is interested in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Doris Jean Zwick Memorial Scholarship
A women in a career change or entering for the first time; with Business Accounting or Office Management as an educational goal; financial need may...
A women in a career change or entering for the first time; with Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$250.00 Doris Jean Zwick Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: A women in a career change or entering for the first time; with Business Accounting or Office Management as an educational goal;...
Criteria: A women in a career change or entering for the first time;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
Varies Dr. Americo Lopez-Rodriguez Scholarship
*Chicana/o-Latina/o, enrolled at GWC, 2.0 GPA
*Chicana/o-Latina/o, enrolled at GWC, 2.0 GPA
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Fred J. Owens Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a students who is interested in competitive sports at Golden West College.
Scholarship for a students who is interested in competitive sports at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Kenneth D. Yglesias Scholarship
1) Nominations must be accompanied by an essay that describes specific accomplishments and qualifications of the nominee that demonstrate how the...
1) Nominations must be accompanied by an essay that describes specific...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$600.00 Dr. Sarah Jean Strube, Academic and Athletic Achievement Award
3.0 GPA, Must be female athlete (softball player)
3.0 GPA, Must be female athlete (softball player)
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
Varies Dr. William and Joan Stanley Memorial Scholarship
3.0 GPA; science student; selection based upon academic achievement
3.0 GPA; science student; selection based upon academic achievement
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. William Carpenter Scholarship
Cumulative GPA of 3.0; demonstrates leadership in college governance.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0; demonstrates leadership in college governance.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Edison International Scholarship STEM (Science, Technology, Engineer and Math)
Science, Technology, Engineer or Math majors. 2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll in a minimum of 12 units at...
Science, Technology, Engineer or Math majors. 2.5 GPA. Must have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Edith Marie Bell Strother Scholarship
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll in a minimum of 12 units at GWC or State College or University in Fall. Art...
2.5 GPA. Must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Edward J. Mulder (HAIA) and Pop Mulder Memorial Scholarship
2.5 GPA; must have completed 12 unites at Golden West College and enroll in a minimum of 12 units at GWC or a state college or university in Fall;...
2.5 GPA; must have completed 12 unites at Golden West College and enroll...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Elizabeth Spencer Memorial Tutorial Scholarship
2.5 GPA; must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and a minimum of 12 units at GWC or a state college or university in the Fall; a...
2.5 GPA; must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies ENCORE: Students Preparing for 2nd Career Scholarship
GPA 2.7 overall; student who are re-educating for a new career. Cosmetology students are not eligible for this scholarship.
GPA 2.7 overall; student who are re-educating for a new career. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies English Emeritus Faculty Scholarship
*3.0 GPA; English major; selection will be made by “emeritus” English faculty. Must be an outstanding student in English.
*3.0 GPA; English major; selection will be made by “emeritus” English...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ernie Moersch Memorial Scholarship
2.0 GPA; Physical Education major
2.0 GPA; Physical Education major
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies ESPERANZA EN GUADALUPE Scholarship
For low income Latina/o Students who do not qualify for federal aid (FASFA), state aid (California Student Aid Commission), and other sources of...
For low income Latina/o Students who do not qualify for federal aid...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended