External Opportunities

External scholarship opportunities are offered by individual donors, organizations, and businesses outside of the DVC campus. These scholarship opportunities are separate from DVC scholarship opportunities. Each external scholarship has its own eligibility criteria, application process, and deadline. To view the eligibility requirements for an external scholarship, click on the name of the scholarship. To apply for an external scholarship, click on the “Visit” link to the right of the opportunity.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies National Conference for College Women Student Leaders Scholarship
This scholarship, sponsored by the Pleasant Hill-Martinez branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) provides funding for a...
This scholarship, sponsored by the Pleasant Hill-Martinez branch of the...
  • Deadline: 12/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Visit12/07/2020
up to $40,000 annually Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
The Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly selective national scholarship which provides high-achieving students from...
The Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly...
  • Deadline: 01/06/2021
  • Award: up to $40,000 annually
Visit01/06/2021
$10,000.00 Kennedy-King Memorial College Scholarship
The Kennedy-King Memorial College Scholarship Fund, founded in memory of Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. and Senator Robert F. Kennedy in 1968,...
The Kennedy-King Memorial College Scholarship Fund, founded in memory of...
  • Deadline: 02/05/2021
  • Award: $10,000.00
Visit02/05/2021
up to $4,000.00 Community College Scholarship (Assistance League of Diablo Valley)
The Community College Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of Diablo Valley, is available to full-time students currently attending a...
The Community College Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2021
  • Award: up to $4,000.00
Visit03/25/2021
$500.00 - $4000.00 Foster Youth Scholarship (Assistance League of Diablo Valley)
The Foster Youth Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of Diablo Valley, is for current or former foster youth. Deadline: March 31,...
The Foster Youth Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2021
  • Award: $500.00 - $4000.00
Visit03/31/2021
up to $4,000.00 Returning to School Scholarship (Assistance League of Diablo Valley)
The Returning to School Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of Diablo Valley, is a scholarship for non-traditional and re-entry...
The Returning to School Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: up to $4,000.00
Visit04/01/2021
up to $3,000.00 Spotlight on You Scholarship (Assistance League of Diablo Valley)
The Spotlight on You Scholarship is for students with financial need who are enrolled at a community college or attending an accredited...
The Spotlight on You Scholarship is for students with financial need who...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: up to $3,000.00
Visit04/01/2021
up to $30,000 Latinos in Technology Scholarship
The Latinos in Technology Scholarship was established by the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley, a public foundation dedicated to inspiring...
The Latinos in Technology Scholarship was established by the Hispanic...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $30,000
Ended
$3,000.00 - $5,500.00 Rossmoor Foundation Scholarship
Rossmoor Foundation Scholarship opportunities are available to transferring students with significant financial need, high academic achievement,...
Rossmoor Foundation Scholarship opportunities are available to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00 - $5,500.00
Ended
$10,000.00 Diablo Vista Scholarship
The Diablo Vista Scholarship is intended to provide needed financial support to graduating Diablo Valley College or Los Medanos College students...
The Diablo Vista Scholarship is intended to provide needed financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $10,000.00
Ended
Varies Blackhawk Women's Scholarship
The Blackhawk Women’s Scholarship is designed to assist women in Contra Costa County who have exhausted other sources of college aid. Deadline: ...
The Blackhawk Women’s Scholarship is designed to assist women in Contra...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,200.00 AAUW Concord Scholarship
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. Since our...
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
$2,000.00 GFWC Clayton Valley Woman's Club Scholarship
The Clayton Valley Woman’s Club is offering a $2,000 scholarship to a graduating DVC student transferring to a 4-year college or university to...
The Clayton Valley Woman’s Club is offering a $2,000 scholarship to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 - $5,000.00 Alamo Women's Club Scholarship
The Alamo Women’s Club Scholarship is available to single parents who are currently attending DVC, are planning to continue their education, and...
The Alamo Women’s Club Scholarship is available to single parents who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00 - $5,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 minimum AAUW Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek Branch Scholarship
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a charitable membership organization with a nationwide network of more than 165,000 members...
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a charitable...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Ended
$500.00 PEO Sisterhood, Chapter GX, Carolyn Chrisman Continuing Scholarship
PEO is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women and educate women through scholarships, grants and loans,...
PEO is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$700.00 PEO Sisterhood, Chapter GX, Carolyn Chrisman Transferring Scholarship
PEO is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women and educate women through scholarships, grants and loans,...
PEO is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship
The purpose of the Chicana/Latina Foundation (CLF) Scholarship and Leadership Program is to assist Chicana/x and Latina/x college students in...
The purpose of the Chicana/Latina Foundation (CLF) Scholarship and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
up to $10,000.00 Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors is offering scholarships of up to $10,000 to Contra Costa County residents. Deadline: March 31,...
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors is offering scholarships of up...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $10,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 National Council of Jewish Women Scholarship
The National Council of Jewish Women is offering 5 to 7 scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to female DVC re-entry students who are planning to...
The National Council of Jewish Women is offering 5 to 7 scholarships in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
up to $10,000.00 NEWH San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Scholarship for Hospitality Students
NEWH San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is awarding up to $10,000 per award in scholarships to students pursuing a major and career objective within...
NEWH San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is awarding up to $10,000 per award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $10,000.00
Ended