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
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: 11/20/2019
  • Award: up to $40,000 annually
Visit11/20/2019
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: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Visit03/01/2020
up to $4000.00 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: 03/23/2020
  • Award: up to $4000.00
Visit03/23/2020
$6,000.00 eQuality Scholarship for Community College Transfer Students
The eQuality Scholarship for Community College Transfer Students opportunity is available to students with demonstrated service to the LGBT+...
The eQuality Scholarship for Community College Transfer Students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $6,000.00
Visit
up to $1,000.00 The Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarship
The Army Women’s Foundation Legacy Scholarship offers financial support to all Army women serving, or who have honorably served, and their...
The Army Women’s Foundation Legacy Scholarship offers financial support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,000.00
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 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: Ended
  • Award: $10,000.00
Ended
$5,000.00 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: $5,000.00
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
up to $7,000.00 Immigrants Rising Scholarship
Immigrants Rising’s Scholarship Fund provides financial awards to low-income immigrant college and graduate students who live and/or attend school...
Immigrants Rising’s Scholarship Fund provides financial awards to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $7,000.00
Ended
$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 13,...
The Foster Youth Scholarship, sponsored by the Assistance League of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 - $4000.00
Ended
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 in vocational/career technology program and are Contra Costa...
The Spotlight on You Scholarship is for students with financial need who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $3,000.00
Ended
up to $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: up to $1,500.00
Ended
$500.00 Asian American Women's Alliance (AAWA) 2019 Scholarship
AAWA is offering four (4) AAWA Scholarship Awards of $500 each to Asian American and Pacific Islander students of any gender who have strong...
AAWA is offering four (4) AAWA Scholarship Awards of $500 each to Asian...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
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