Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies 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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Alan D. Rowe Memorial Digital Arts Scholarship
Digital Arts/Media Major; Must have completed 3 or more Digital Arts/Media classes at Golden West College.
Digital Arts/Media Major; Must have completed 3 or more Digital...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach (COMBINED) - General, Lucy Horner and Shirley Pyle Memorial Scholarships
Minimum 3.0 GPA; returning woman student who is transferring to a 4-year institution.
Minimum 3.0 GPA; returning woman student who is transferring to a 4-year...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach Joy Martineau Memorial Scholarship
3.0 GPA, Major in Education/Teaching, returning to school or transferring to a four college
3.0 GPA, Major in Education/Teaching, returning to school or...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies 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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies American Legion of Inglewood Veterans Scholarship
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Bill and Ruth M. Brazney Memorial Scholarship
Bill and Ruth felt that every team needed a spark plug to be successful. This scholarship is for a female student-athlete that is the “spark” of...
Bill and Ruth felt that every team needed a spark plug to be successful....
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Burton Family Scholarship
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies 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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Dan Wiseman Memorial Scholarship
2.0 GPA or higher; Physical Education major
2.0 GPA or higher; Physical Education major
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies David F. Anthony  Memorial Scholarship
2.5 GPA, Music major
2.5 GPA, Music major
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies 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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Emancipated Foster Youth Scholarship
2.5 GPA, Any Major, 6 unit enroll, provide proof of Ward of the Court or Dependency Verification, Must be a current or former foster youth...
2.5 GPA, Any Major, 6 unit enroll, provide proof of Ward of the Court or...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Ernie Moersch Memorial Scholarship
2.0 GPA; Physical Education major
2.0 GPA; Physical Education major
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
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: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Extended Opportunity Program & Services (EOP&S) Scholarship
2.5 GPA; full time EOP&S student; must have completed 12 units at Golden West College
2.5 GPA; full time EOP&S student; must have completed 12 units at Golden...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce 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 the Fall;...
2.5 GPA; must have completed 12 units at Golden West College and enroll...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Fred Hoover Memorial Scholarship
2.5 GPA and be an outstanding citizen in the community. It will be given to a student/athlete on the baseball team
2.5 GPA and be an outstanding citizen in the community. It will be given...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Galles Family Scholarship
Chemistry or engineering major; must be recommended by a panel of chemistry faculty; must have completed or currently enrolled in Chemistry 185,...
Chemistry or engineering major; must be recommended by a panel of...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Gary L. Parsons Memorial Scholarship
Student in any vocational education program
Student in any vocational education program
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Gerald Volpe Memorial Scholarship
Architecture or Design student
Architecture or Design student
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Gladys Lavoie Scholarship
This scholarship is for a disabled student who is enrolled in Golden West College’s Special Student Program. He/she must be able to function in...
This scholarship is for a disabled student who is enrolled in Golden...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Graphic Arts Faculty Scholarship and Gerald Volpe Memorial Scholarship
A graphic arts (printing) student; 2.5 GPA; a continuing or completing student; financial need will not be a criteria.
A graphic arts (printing) student; 2.5 GPA; a continuing or completing...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021
Varies Grimes Family Scholarship
Grimes Family Scholarship (new one) Minimum of 12 units completed Chemistry major Minimum 3.5 overall GPA Transcripts must be submitted Completion...
Grimes Family Scholarship (new one) Minimum of 12 units...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2021