Foundation Scholarships -- Transfer

American Association of University Women La Palma/Cerritos Branch (SPRING)

Established by the AAUW La Palma/Cerritos Branch, an advocate and leader in equity in education, this scholarship is awarded to outstanding Cerritos College students who meet the following criteria:

  • Female
  • Enrolled in at least 12 units
  • 30 units complete
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Planning on transferring to a four year college or university
  • Must have community service and/or on-campus involvement

Annual Award (5-10) $500-$1000; General Scholarship Applications

 

Carole Cole SHP Scholarship (SPRING)

Established by English Professor, Linda Palumbo, this scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in the Scholars Honors Program who are transferring to a four-year university.

Annual Award (1) $200; General Scholarship Application

 

Dream Here, Go Anywhere Scholarship (SPRING)

Established in 2015, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding AB540 student/Dreamer who meets the following criteria:

  • AB540 Student/Dreamer
  • Minimum transferrable GPA of 2.75
  • Transferring to an accredited four-year college or university in the Fall
  • Completion of or In Progress of English 100
  • Completion of or In Progress of Math 80
  • Must submit proof of admission and attend the Annual Transfer Celebration to recieve disbursement

Annual Award (1) $500; General Scholarship Application

Juntilla SHP Scholarship (SPRING)

Established by English Professor, Timothy Juntilla, this scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in the Scholars Honors Program who are transferring to a four-year university.

Annual Award Two (2) $500; General Scholarship Application

 

Kristy Pesanti Scholarship (SPRING)

Established in memory of Kristy Pesanti to continue her legacy and honor her love for education and volleyball, this scholarship is awarded to students who have participated in the women’s volleyball program and are transferring to a four year university.

Annual Award Varies; General Scholarship Application

 

Nancy Kelly Academic Scholarship (SPRING)

Established in honor of faculty member and former softball coach, Nancy Kelly. This scholarship is awarded to a student who attends Cerritos College, played softball for two years, and is transferring to a four-year university. This scholarship will be given to fund books and supplies during undergraduate studies.

Annual Award $800 ($400 per semester for two years)

*Deadline to apply is July 1*

 

Start Here, Go Anywhere Scholarship (SPRING)

Established in 2015, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding Cerritos College student who meets the following criteria:

  • Minimum transferrable GPA of 2.75
  • Transferring to an accredited four-year college or university in the Fall
  • Completion of or In Progress of English 100
  • Completion of or In Progress of Math 80
  • Must submit proof of admission and attend the Annual Transfer Celebration to recieve disbursement

Annual Award (1) $500; General Scholarship Application