Cuesta Offered Scholarships

1. Promise Scholarship:  2017-2018 deadline:  August 1, 2017. 

  • For every new SLO county high school graduate!
  • Get a fee-free first year at Cuesta!

To Apply...Complete ALL Steps Required for the Cuesta Promise!

Check Your Promise Status to see what you've done and what you still need to do!

 

2. Cuesta Scholarship:  Deadline is March 2 every year. 

  • For ALL Students!
  • Apply for over 150 scholarships in just ONE application!

3 Steps To Apply...

1.  Submit 2017-2018 FAFSA or Cal Dream Application by March 2.
2.  New Students... complete an Application for Admission to Cuesta
After applying, receive an email with your myCuesta username & password and
a Cuesta Student ID to use in the Scholarship Application.
3.  Submit the 2017-2018 Cuesta Scholarship Application by March 2.
 

Outside Scholarships

Cuesta College Outside Scholarship Policy

 

Outside Scholarship Opportunities:

Cuesta posts local scholarship opportunities intended for community college students!

Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce Women in Business (Deadline for Paso Robles High School Students: February 13, 2017; Deadline for Re-Entry Students:  May 31, 2017)

Scholarship for College Students with Disabilities (Deadline:  March 31, 2017)

American Association of University Women (SLO Branch) (Deadline:  March 1, 2017)

The Dream.US Scholarship: for "Undocumented Students" (Deadline:  March 8, 2017)

California Strawberry Scholarship: (Deadlines:  Re-Applying Students:  February 1, 2017; First-Time Applicants:  February 15, 2017)

Varsity Tutors (Deadline:  Monthly on the 15th.)

Marine Corps Leage Detachment 680 Scholarship Application:  (Deadline:  March 31, 2017)

Marine Corps League Detachment 680 Renewal Scholarship Application:  (Deadline: March 31, 2017)

Central Coast Paralegal AssociationScholarship Policy; Scholarship Application (Deadline April 1 and October 1 every year)

 


Resources for Undocumented / DACA Students

The Dream.US Scholarship: (Deadline:  March 8, 2017)

Hispanic Scholarship Network:  hsf.net

MALDEF Scholarship Resource:  http://www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/index.html

Unigo Scholarship Search:  https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/dr--juan-andrade-scholarship-for-young-hispanic-leaders/1004012

http://www.e4fc.org/

http://e4fc.org/resources/scholarshiplists.html

College Help for Undocumented Students


Scholarship Lists/ Databases

Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

Best Colleges Scholarships for African-Americans 

Good Call

Free scholarship searches

SR Education Group

FastWeb.com

NerdScholar

Smart Student Guide for Additional Scholarships

ScholarshipExperts.com

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