Find Scholarships

Search for scholarships by name or keyword, or use the filters below to find the right scholarships for you. Hold ‘Ctrl’ (PC) or ‘Command’ (Mac) to select more than one option for each category.

Scholarship Name Description
Bobette Bibo Gugliotta Memorial Scholarship for Creative Writing For students majoring in the creative writing field and who have demonstrated creative writing ability.
Curry Award for Girls and Young Women For young women who have undergone unusual hardships to remain in school.
Cynthia H. Kuo Scholarship For Chinese students who are studying in the Bay Area and are actively involved in the Christian faith and/or youth group.
Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship For Santa Clara County residents who plan to pursue a degree in architecture.
K.C. Kinch Scholarship For East Palo Alto residents who show academic success and demonstrated financial hardship.
Latinos in Technology Scholarship For Latino(a) students who have a declared major in a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)-related field 
Ralph Hale and Martha L. Ruppert Educational Scholarship For “late-bloomers” with academic promise who struggled in high-school and early in their college career.
Sandra Pearson Award: Student of Courage For graduating seniors from Palo Alto High School and Gunn High School who demonstrate evidence of courage and strength of character and who have served as an inspiration to peers.
Social Justice Scholarship For students with demonstrated activities or community involvement in social justice efforts that address immigrant issues.
The Abby Sobrato Scholarship For graduating high school seniors of Latino College Preparatory Academy (LCPA), Luis Valdez Leadership Academy (LVLA) and B. Roberto Cruz Leadership Academy (RCLA) in San José, Calif. who contribute to their campus in a meaningful way.
The Abby Sobrato Scholarship for LCPA Alumni For graduates of the Latino College Preparatory Academy (LCPA) in San José, Calif. who intend to continue their post secondary studies and have demonstrated financial need.
The Bright Futures Scholarship By invitation, for eligible students who applied to a Silicon Valley Community Foundation Managed Scholarship, and can demonstrate academic excellence and unmet need.
The Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship For female students currently enrolled or planning to attend a college within the San Mateo County Community College District (Cañada College, College of San Mateo and Skyline Community College)
The Peninsula Regent Charitable Foundation Educational Grant Program For Peninsula Regent Employees and/or their dependents who plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational school.
The Tang Scholarship For Asian/Pacific Islander youth, self-identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender with demonstrated involvement in the LGBT community.