Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarship Program

This scholarship is available to Central American/Latino students who are residents of and studying in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Los Angeles area, or San Fernando Valley. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, demonstrate financial need, have a history of community involvement, and be willing to serve as a mentor if selected for a scholarship.

R. Marlin Smith-Babcock-Williams Student Writing Competition for Planning Students

This writing competition is open to U.S. graduate students pursuing a career in planning. The applicant must attend a school listed in the ‘Guide to Graduate Education in Urban and Regional Planning.’

CeCNC Student Scholarship

This award is for U.S. college sophomores or older who live in and attend college in the California Bay Area. The student must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must pursue a degree in direct marketing or interactive marketing.

New Leader Scholarship

This award is available for current juniors and seniors attending one of the following universities: California State University, East Bay; San Francisco State University; San Jose State University; Sonoma State University or University of California, Berkeley. The applicant must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and be majoring in social sciences, human services, health-related fields or public service.

ACWA Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college juniors and/or seniors who are legal residents of the state of California. Students must currently be or plan on attending one of the colleges/universities specified by the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) full time for the entirety of the academic year, and must have demonstrated a commitment to the field of water resources by pursuing a degree related to engineering, agricultural and/or urban water supply, environmental studies […]

Brad Evans Foundation Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of Orange County, California, graduating from a high school in the Newport Mesa Unified School District. Student must attend the University of California at Berkeley and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

Beinecke Scholarship Program

This award is available for U.S. college juniors who are planning to pursue a master’s or doctoral degree in the arts, humanities or the social sciences and must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Students must currently attend and be nominated by one of the participating colleges or universities.

La Raza Foundation Scholarship

This award is available for minority law school students who live in or attend law school in the San Francisco Bay Area. A $20,000 scholarship and one $5,000 scholarship, with the potential for additional scholarships and awards based on funding. Click here to learn more and apply today!

NATAS San Francisco/Northern California Peter J. Marino Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college sophomores or juniors who attend a college or university in one of the following areas: Northern California (Visalia to the Oregon border); Hawaii; or Reno, Nevada. Students must pursue a career in media production, with one or more years of school left to complete.

Markowski-Leach Scholarship

This award is available for self-identified gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, and queer students attending or planning to attend San Francisco State University, Stanford University, or University of California at Berkeley. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, enroll full time, and demonstrate potential to become positive role models for LGBTQ people.