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Scholarship Name Description
AIA Silicon Valley William R. Hawley Scholarship For students pursuing a career in architecture.
Anthony Narigi Hospitality Scholarship Fund For students who plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry.
Bobette Bibo Gugliotta Memorial Scholarship for Creative Writing For students majoring in the creative writing field and who have demonstrated creative writing ability.
Crain Scholarship Program For students showing academic excellence, extracurricular activities and a commitment to the community.
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.
Deblinger Family Scholarship For single mothers who are returning to college to improve their and their family’s life.
Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship For Santa Clara County residents who plan to pursue a degree in architecture.
Hazel Reed Baumeister Scholarship Program For students showing academic excellence, extracurricular activities and a commitment to the community.
Honmyo Nguyen Family Trust Scholarship For students residing in Santa Clara County who are planning to attend a four-year California public university on a full-time basis.
K.C. Kinch Scholarship For East Palo Alto residents who show academic success and demonstrated financial hardship.
Krishnan-Shah Family Scholarship For students who are determined to succeed in their chosen field of study, demonstrate academic promise and are active in their community.
Leo and Trinidad Sanchez Scholarship For Hispanic American students enrolled or planning to enroll in a program leading to a degree in architecture.
On Your Own Scholarship For current or former foster youth enrolled at San José State University’s Guardian Scholars Program who demonstrate academic promise and financial hardship.
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.
Riley West Scholarship For active members of Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir who are planning to attend a two- or four-year college on a part-time or full-time basis.
Roshan Rahbari Scholarship Fund For California residents currently enrolled in community college who plan to transfer to a four-year college for the following fall term.
Samsung@First Scholars For undergraduate or master’s students with a declared major in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM). 
Southwest Airlines® Scholarship Opportunities The Southwest Airlines Scholarship For those seeking a career within the aviation industry, click here. Herbert D. Kelleher and Rollin W. King Scholarship For dependents of Southwest Airlines Employees, click here.
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 BAC Local 3 Sullivan Kraw Scholarship For current Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local 3 CA employees and members and/or their spouse, children and grandchildren.
The Harold Johnson Law Enforcement Scholarship For students who plan to pursue a career in police work, corrections or other criminal justice fields.
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.
The Wine Group Scholarships For children, grandchildren or legal dependents of The Wine Group’s employees who are planning to attend an accredited two- or four-year college.
Vi Palo Alto Scholarship For Vi at Palo Alto employees and/or their dependents who plan to attend an adult school, two- or four-year college or nonprofit vocational school.
Western Digital Scholarship Programs For students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM major, particularly those from underrepresented populations and/or those demonstrating financial need or hardship.  A portion of the scholarships awarded through this fund are reserved for the dependents of Western Digital employees.