Our Opportunities



The DVC scholarship application is currently closed and will open again on October 31, 2019.


Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Alice Kruse Puente Scholarship
The Alice Kruse Puente Scholarship was created by family and friends to honor Alice Kruse. Criteria: member of the Puente Program, financial need,...
The Alice Kruse Puente Scholarship was created by family and friends to...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 Andrea Huseby Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Andrea Huseby. Andrea knew first hand the difficulties that re-entry students face when returning to...
This scholarship was created in memory of Andrea Huseby. Andrea knew...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC Academic Excellence Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College ASDVC are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship was created to recognize...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College ASDVC are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC International Student Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship has been established to...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC Leadership Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship was created to recognize...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC Parent-Student Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship was created to...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC Student Athlete Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship was created to...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College, ASDVC, are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 ASDVC V.E.T.S. ( Veterans Educational Transition Support) Scholarship
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College ASDVC are the representatives of the DVC student body. This scholarship was created to recognize...
The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College ASDVC are the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Barbara Robinson Academic Excellence Scholarship
This scholarship was created in the memory of Barbara Robinson by her daughter, Cheyll LeMay, an Academic Counselor at DVC. Criteria: 3.0 GPA,...
This scholarship was created in the memory of Barbara Robinson by her...
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  • Award: $500.00
Up to $1,200.00 Bernard Osher Scholarship
The Osher Foundation established this scholarship to support students who have demonstrated a commitment to completing their education and have...
The Osher Foundation established this scholarship to support students...
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  • Award: Up to $1,200.00
$500.00 Betty McDavid Library Technology Scholarship
The Betty McDavid Library Technology Scholarship was established in 1991 in memory of Betty McDavid, an instructor and member of the organizing...
The Betty McDavid Library Technology Scholarship was established in 1991...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Bill Middleton Memorial Scholarship
The Bill Middleton Memorial Scholarship has been established to honor the memory of a loved and dedicated friend and colleague who worked closely...
The Bill Middleton Memorial Scholarship has been established to honor...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 C. Thornton Scholarship
The C. Thornton Memorial Scholarship was created by family and friends in his memory. Criteria: 2.5 GPA, Latino descent, DVC continuing student,...
The C. Thornton Memorial Scholarship was created by family and friends...
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  • Award: $500.00
$750.00 Carla Medina Memorial Scholarship
The Carla Medina Memorial Scholarship is in memory of a lovely and dedicated wife, mother, and Early Childhood Educator with the Contra Costa Child...
The Carla Medina Memorial Scholarship is in memory of a lovely and...
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  • Award: $750.00
$500.00 Catalina Torres Memorial Scholarship
Catalina Torres was a vibrant and engaging employee of DVC whose life tragically ended in September 2008. Her warm smile and open heart touched the...
Catalina Torres was a vibrant and engaging employee of DVC whose life...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Cerveny Family Scholarship
The Cerveny Family feels strongly about the success of women in the fields of nursing and health-related careers. This scholarship is funded in...
The Cerveny Family feels strongly about the success of women in the...
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  • Award: $500.00
$1,500.00 Christian Barrere Memorial Scholarship
Christian Barrere was an amazing person whose brilliance combined with kindness made him a treasure to all who met him. He made a difference in the...
Christian Barrere was an amazing person whose brilliance combined with...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$500.00 Coleman, Dennis & Rowe Architecture Scholarship
Bob Alan Rowe recognized that DVC provides excellent Architecture training to beginning students. Likewise, he recognized how an early academic...
Bob Alan Rowe recognized that DVC provides excellent Architecture...
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  • Award: $500.00
$4,000.00 Consortium of Information Systems Executives (C.I.S.E.) Scholarship
The Consortium of Information Systems (CISE) Scholarship was developed to provide financial assistance to under-privileged students seeking degrees...
The Consortium of Information Systems (CISE) Scholarship was developed...
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  • Award: $4,000.00
$500.00 DSPS Scholarship
The DSS Program Scholarship was established for students with disabilities and to recognize their academic accomplishments. Criteria: DSS...
The DSS Program Scholarship was established for students with...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 DVC DREAMERS Continuing Scholarship
The DVC DREAMERS Scholarship was created by the DVC Dreamers Task Force to help undocumented students who are continuing at DVC to achieve their...
The DVC DREAMERS Scholarship was created by the DVC Dreamers Task Force...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 DVC DREAMERS Transfer Scholarship
The DVC DREAMERS Scholarship was created by the DVC Dreamers Task Force to help undocumented students who are continuing at DVC to achieve their...
The DVC DREAMERS Scholarship was created by the DVC Dreamers Task Force...
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  • Award: $500.00
$1,000.00 DVC Foundation Scholarship
The DVC Foundation Scholarships are funded by the generosity of donors who give unrestricted funds to support the Foundation’s mission. Each year...
The DVC Foundation Scholarships are funded by the generosity of donors...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 DVC HRM Culinary Arts Scholarship
The DVC HRM Scholarship was created for students pursuing a career in the Culinary Arts. Criteria: 3.0 GPA, pursuing a degree or certificate in...
The DVC HRM Scholarship was created for students pursuing a career in...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 DVC Puente Project Continuing Scholarship
The Puente Program was founded in 1981. The mission of the program is to increase the number of Mexican American/Latino students transferring to...
The Puente Program was founded in 1981. The mission of the program is to...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 DVC Puente Project Transfer Scholarship
The Puente Program was founded in 1981. The mission of the program is to increase the number of Mexican American/Latino students transferring to a...
The Puente Program was founded in 1981. The mission of the program is...
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  • Award: $500.00
$1,000.00 DVC Retirees Association Continuing Scholarship
The DVC Retirees Association is committed to the philosophy of being dedicated to helping students achieve their academic goals. Criteria: 2.5...
The DVC Retirees Association is committed to the philosophy of being...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 DVC Retirees Association Transfer Scholarship
The DVC Retirees Association is committed to the philosophy of being dedicated to helping students achieve their academic goals. Criteria: 2.75...
The DVC Retirees Association is committed to the philosophy of being...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 East Bay Mineral Scholarship
The East Bay Mineral Society established this scholarship to recognize the academic accomplishments of students majoring in the geological...
The East Bay Mineral Society established this scholarship to recognize...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Fernandez Family Scholarship
The Fernandez Family Scholarship was established by friends and family in memory of Thomas B. Fernandez. Thomas and Jane Fernandez have continued...
The Fernandez Family Scholarship was established by friends and family...
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  • Award: $500.00
$750.00 Foster Youth/After Care Scholarship
The Foster Youth/ After Care Scholarship has been established to encourage Foster Youth students to obtain their educational goals. While foster...
The Foster Youth/ After Care Scholarship has been established to...
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  • Award: $750.00
$500.00 Frances Mattson Stevenson/Ann Mattson Bertrane Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of two sisters, Frances Mattson Stevenson and Ann Mattson Bertrane, who were dedicated to the Culinary Arts and...
This scholarship is in memory of two sisters, Frances Mattson Stevenson...
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  • Award: $500.00
$1,000.00 Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Certificate or AA/AS Degree Students
The Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Certificate or AA/AS Degree Students has been established to encourage and financially assist...
The Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Certificate or AA/AS...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Students Intending to Transfer
The Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Students Intending to Transfer has been established to encourage and financially assist students who...
The Gary and Claudia Montante Scholarship for Students Intending to...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 George F. Sauer Scholarship
The George F. Sauer Scholarhip has been established to honor the memory of a man who made a lifetime commitment to helping others. He was a...
The George F. Sauer Scholarhip has been established to honor the memory...
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  • Award: $500.00
$2,000.00 GFWC Clayton Valley Woman's Club Scholarship
This scholarship opportunity is made available through the Clayton Valley Women’s Club to a female student transferring to a four-year college or...
This scholarship opportunity is made available through the Clayton...
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  • Award: $2,000.00
$1,000.00 Hector Boiardi Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of the great chef, Hector Boiardi. Criteria: 3.0 GPA, Certificate in HRM/Culinary Arts, 9.0 units of HRM...
This scholarship was created in memory of the great chef, Hector...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,300.00 Hoedt Family Scholarship
The Hoedt Family Scholarship has been established to assist a continuing student who has academic potential. Criteria: Continuing student; GPA...
The Hoedt Family Scholarship has been established to assist a continuing...
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  • Award: $1,300.00
$250.00 Hohman Piano Scholarship
The Hohman Piano Scholarship has been established to recognize musical ability and leadership potential. Criteria: Declared Music major; completed...
The Hohman Piano Scholarship has been established to recognize musical...
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  • Award: $250.00
$550.00 John and Ivy Anderson Veterans Business Certificate Scholarship
The John and Ivy Anderson Veterans Business Certificate Scholarship has been established to assist veterans who have demonstrated a commitment to...
The John and Ivy Anderson Veterans Business Certificate Scholarship has...
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  • Award: $550.00
$2,000.00 John M. Gilkison Jr. Continuing Student Scholarship
The John G. Gilkison Jr. Scholarship has been established in memory of a man who made numerous contributions to California’s political system. It...
The John G. Gilkison Jr. Scholarship has been established in memory of a...
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  • Award: $2,000.00
$5,000.00 John M. Gilkison Jr. Scholarship
The John G. Gilkison Jr. Scholarship has been established in memory of a man who made numerous contributions to California’s political system. It...
The John G. Gilkison Jr. Scholarship has been established in memory of a...
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  • Award: $5,000.00
$250.00 Kamprath Voice Scholarship
The Kamprath Voice Scholarship has been established to recognize students with vocal ability. Criteria: minimum 2.5 GPA in Music; intent to...
The Kamprath Voice Scholarship has been established to recognize...
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  • Award: $250.00
$1,500.00 Keith Reeves Memorial Scholarship
Keith Reeves was a generous and hard-working business professional in the refinery trades. His wife, Patty, started this scholarship in his honor...
Keith Reeves was a generous and hard-working business professional in...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000.00 Kekokua Scholarship
In Hawaiian, kekokua (ke-kokoo’-uh) means the spirit of helping. The Kekokua Foundation was established in 2005 to directly support and foster...
In Hawaiian, kekokua (ke-kokoo’-uh) means the spirit of helping. The...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 Kenneth Hollis Remembrance Scholarship
Kenneth Hollis was an educator of “young people” for over 40 years. He worked at an inner city K-8 school in Sacramento. Born and raised in...
Kenneth Hollis was an educator of “young people” for over 40 years. He...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Kevin Twohy Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Kevin Twohy by his friends and family. Kevin joined DVC in 1991 where he was a Speech instructor and...
This scholarship was created in memory of Kevin Twohy by his friends and...
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  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Latinx Student Alliance Club Scholarship
The Latino Student Alliance Club Scholarship was created by Patrick Leong, DVC English faculty member and 2014 CCCCD Teacher of the Year. ...
The Latino Student Alliance Club Scholarship was created by Patrick...
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  • Award: $500.00
Varies Lawrence Crouchett and Delores McCrary Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor Lawrence Crouchett and Delores McCrary, two DVC administrators who founded the EOPS Program. It is also...
This scholarship was established to honor Lawrence Crouchett and Delores...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 Lazzarcheschi Family Scholarship
The Lazzarcheschi Family Scholarship has been established to recognize the academic accomplishments of students and to assist these scholars to...
The Lazzarcheschi Family Scholarship has been established to recognize...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00