Scholarship Home

As a student of Cerritos College, you have access to over 130 privately funded scholarships available to fund your education and help you reach your academic, career, and personal goals. The Cerritos College Foundation is pleased to have awarded $261,000 in academic and need-based scholarships during the 2016-2017 academic year. 

Our scholarships have a variety of criteria such as major, GPA, or number of units completed. They may be need- or merit-based, but all are competitive.

If you are interested in applying, please look through the list of available scholarshipsnew window and complete the online applicationnew window through our application management portal, AwardSpring. You will be prompted to create a user name and password before beginning the application.  

Apply for Scholarships 

  • Fall 2017 Scholarship Application - Applications are currently under review and all applicants will be notified of the results by the end of the fall semester. 
  • List of available scholarships - Search onlinenew window or view PDFPDF document
  • Complete your FAFSA

Please note the Spring 2018 Scholarship Application will be available online beginning January 1, 2018. 

Spring 2018 Informational Scholarship Workshops

Schedule of workships is to be determined - please check back in January 2018. 

Establish Your Own Scholarship

To establish your own scholarship and help Cerritos College students pursue their educational goals, please complete the following form:

*Please note this form is for new scholarships funded through the Cerritos College Foundation and available only to Cerritos College students, not for external scholarship opportunies.