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 scholarships and complete the online application 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 - Deadline: September 18, 2017
- List of available scholarships - Search online or view PDF
- Complete your FAFSA
Fall 2017 Informational Scholarship Workshops
Join us as we walk through the scholarship application process step by step on:
Tuesday, August 29 - 11am to 12pm - LOCATION: BE 117
Wednesday, August 30 - 11am to 12pm - LOCATION: BE 122 or BE 117
Wednesday, September 6 - 2pm to 3pm - LOCATION: BE 121
Thursday, September 7 - 2pm to 3pm - LOCATION: BE 117
Need to finish your application or have any last minute questions? Join us for two lab only workshops on:
Tuesday, September 12 - 11am to 12:30pm (LAB ONLY) - LOCATION: TBD
Wednesday, September 13 - 2pm to 3:30pm (LAB ONLY) - LOCATION: TBD
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.