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 $3.3M in Scholarships Now Available to San Diego Students

​With California residents producing the most Free Application for Federal Student Aid applications in the nation, it is evident that students in California need financial support when pursuing post-secondary education. Help your students receive the financial support they need by having them complete The San Diego Foundation's online scholarship application.

The foundation's 2021-22 Common Scholarship Application provides access to more than 100 scholarship opportunities with awards ranging from $1,000 to more than $5,000. Some scholarships can be renewed for multiple years, helping offset the financial burden for a student’s entire undergraduate career.

Scholarships are open to:

  • Graduating high school seniors
  • Current college students (undergraduate or graduate)
  • Adult re-entry students
  • Students with financial need (includes middle income families)
  • Students attending four-year, community college, or career/technical schools

The application can be accessed at For questions, email or call 619-814-1343. The deadline to complete the application is Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 2 p.m.