El Camino College Scholarship Office
More than 300 scholarships totaling about $330,000 were recently awarded to students attending El Camino College or transferring to a four-year college or university. With many of these scholarships, students will receive financial assistance that may fully cover tuition, fees and textbooks. To learn more about how to apply for an ECC Scholarship, please click here.
Universities of California - UC
Each UC campus offers an array of scholarships. Each campus sets specific selection criteria and requirements. Be sure to review what they are.
|UC Berkeley||UC Los Angeles||UC San Diego|
|UC Davis||UC Merced||UC Santa Barbara|
|UC Irvine||UC Riverside||UC Santa Cruz|
California State Universities - CSU
Most CSU websites include information regarding scholarship opportunities. Be sure to check the following CSU websites for campus-specific scholarships.
|CSU Northridge||San Francisco State University|
|CSU Fullerton||Cal Poly Pomona||San Jose State|
|CSU Los Angeles||San Diego State University|
Private/Independent Colleges & Universities
Most private/independent colleges and universities offer scholarships on the basis of artistic, academic, athletic or other special achievement. Be sure to check with each school and with the academic department you are hoping to major in for more information.
|University of Southern California (USC)||Antioch University|
|Loyola Marymount University (LMU)||University of Phoenix|
|Arizona State University (ASU)||National University|
Other Scholarship Opportunities
Below are links to websites that provide free scholarship information:
SCHEC Transfer Scholarship - The South Coast Higher Education Council (SCHEC) conducts an annual scholarship competition that provides funding for students transferring from SCHEC community colleges to SCHEC four-year institutions.
FastWeb- Free scholarship database with more than 1.5 million scholarships worth more than $3 billion.
The SallieMae Fund- Get scholarship information, criteria, deadlines, tips for avoiding scams and more.
Scholarships.com- Create a profile and receive a comprehensive list of scholarship opportunities.
UCLA Alumni Scholarship Program - For students who have demonstrated academic excellence, powerful leadership and a desire to effect positive change.
MALDEF Scholarship List - An extensive list of scholarships for ALL students regardless of residency status.
Scholarship Scams - Get information on scholarship scams and how to avoid them.