2020 California College of the Arts Scholarships

California College of the Arts net price is at $31,820.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of California College of the Arts. California College of the Arts awards an average of $28,000.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, California College of the Arts students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of San Francisco, then those costs could be even higher.

77% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $22,812.00. Furthermore, 24% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,045.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to California College of the Arts students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by California College of the Arts while others are open to California College of the Arts students, though not exclusive to California College of the Arts.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for California College of the Arts students?

There are 21 scholarships totaling $69,916.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 21 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for California College of the Arts students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the California College of the Arts scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include California College of the Arts study abroad scholarships, California College of the Arts transfer scholarships, and California College of the Arts merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for California College of the Arts study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward California College of the Arts study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to California College of the Arts transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to California College of the Arts transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. California College of the Arts transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for California College of the Arts transfer scholarships.

Are these California College of the Arts scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Cal Grant A

Sponsor by California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) Location P.O. Box 419030, Rancho Cordova, CA

Applicant must be a California resident attending a California educational institution, demonstrate financial need, and have satisfactory academic qualifications. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

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$9,708.00 March 2 Apply Now

Cal Grant B

Sponsor by California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) Location P.O. Box 419030, Rancho Cordova, CA

Applicant must be a California resident attending a California educational institution. Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Selection is based upon financial need and academic qualifications, disadvantaged background increases likelihood of receiving award.

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$9,708.00 March 2 Apply Now

College Fee Waiver

Sponsor by California Department of Veterans Affairs

Applicant must be a California resident who is planning to attend a California public community college or university, and who is the child of a veteran who has a service-connected disability or who died a service-related death. Annual income, including support from parents, cannot exceed $8,480.

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College Fee Waiver for California National Guard Dependents

Sponsor by California Department of Veterans Affairs

Applicant must be a dependent or surviving spouse of a member of the California National Guard who was killed or disabled resulting from an event that occurred while in the active service of the state. Applicant must attend a California state college, university, or community college.

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CCNMA Scholarship

Sponsor by CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California Location CCNMA Scholarships, Los Angeles, CA

Applicant must be of Latino descent and be a California resident or be attending school in California. Essay, reference letters, transcripts, and samples of work required to be submitted. Selection is based upon commitment to a career in journalism, financial need, scholastic achievement, and community awareness.

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$1,000.00 June 15 Apply Now

AWA Scholarship Awards

Sponsor by Association for Women in Architecture Foundation Location 22815 Frampton Avenue, Torrance, CA

Applicant must be a California resident attending an accredited school in California who has completed at least 18 units in their major in a program granting a degree or certificate. Selection is based solely upon merit.

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$1,000.00 April 16 Apply Now

Iris & Roger Wilkins Scholarship

Sponsor by Ventura County Community Foundation Location 1317 Del Norte Road, Suite 150, Camarillo, CA

Applicant must be a Ventura County resident, enrolling at a public college, university or community college in California, who pursue an RN degree and demonstrate financial need.

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$2,000.00 January 11 Apply Now

James C. Basile Scholarship

Sponsor by Ventura County Community Foundation Location 1317 Del Norte Road, Suite 150, Camarillo, CA

Applicant must be a Ventura County Resident, demonstrate financial need, have a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in a public college or university in California. Preference for students from schools in Simi Valley or Moorpark, or for Ventura County students who are physically or visually impaired, or for Ventura County students...

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$5,000.00 January 11 Apply Now

Creative Achievement Award

Sponsor by California College of the Arts Location 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA

Applicant must be a high school senior. Portfolio of their 10 best works in digital format is required. Selection is based upon academic achievement and creative ability.

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$20,000.00 February 1 Apply Now

Faculty Honors Award

Sponsor by California College of the Arts Location 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA

Applicant must be a direct transfer who is seeking their first bachelor's degree and who plans to begin their fall studies at the College of Arts during the fall semester. Portfolio of their 10 best works in digital format, which is also part of their portfolio for admission is required. Selection...

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$10,000.00 February 1 Apply Now

Diversity Scholarship

Sponsor by California College of the Arts Location 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA

Applicant must be a student who brings diverse experiences, ideas, and creative work to the college community. Selection is based upon a thorough review of the application, essay, and portfolio. Priority will be given to applicants who submit their admissions application by February 1.

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CCA Scholastic Award

Sponsor by California College of the Arts Location 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA

This award is for national recipients of the Portfolio Categories of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards who plan to attend California College of the Arts in the fall.

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All-College Honors

Sponsor by California College of the Arts Location 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA

This award is given based on a juried portfolio review. Applicants must be enrolled undergraduate students. Recipients must be in good academic standing and enrolled full-time for the fall semester following the competition.

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