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Outside ScholarshipDescriptionApproximate Deadline
California Council of the Blind Blind residents of California that are planning on enrolling as full time undergraduate of graduate students. July
California Contractors Insurance Services One $750 scholarship 1/31/2019
Coca Cola Scholars Foundation Four year scholarships for entering first year students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.  Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals, permanent residents, refugees, asylees, Cuban-Haitian entrants, or humanitarian parolees. October
Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship $40,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school November 27, 2018
Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation U.S. citizens with cystic fibrosis.  Scholarships are awarded based on educational performance, personal achievement, and financial need. March
Daughters of the American Revolution Variety of scholarships. February
Diabetes Scholars Foundation Incoming first year students with Type 1 diabetes. April
Elizabeth Nash Foundation U.S. citizens with cystic fibrosis.  Scholarships are awarded based on scholastic record, character, demonstrated leadership, service to CF related causes and the broader community, and financial need. April
FamilyAssets Scholarship We are thrilled to offer one $3,000 scholarship to a deserving student that has shown their own passion for providing care for an elderly person in need. August 1 2019
Federico and Staton, P.A. Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. Announces $5,000 Scholarship for College Students April 1, 2019
Friends of the Fair Scholarships based on 3.00 or higher GPA and other achievement and civic involvement. March
Gilman International The Gilman International Scholarship aims to diversity the kinds of students who study abroad. October & March
Golden One Credit Union Scholarships based on 3.00 or higher GPA, at least 24 hours of community service in the past year and member of Golden One Credit Union. January
Horatio Alger Association High school seniors with financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater. April
Kidguard Scholarship Program All undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at an accredited University or College. Multiple scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000 Ongoing (Annual), Every October 31st, 11:59 PM (Pacific Time)
James Hoffa Memorial Scholarship High school seniors who are dependents of teamsters. March
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation High achieving community college sophomores that are planning on transferring to a four year institution. October-December 5K Scholarship If you're a college/ university /high school student or know someone who could use a hand, we are offering a $5,000 ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP for the 2019-2020 academic year. March 15, 2019
LeTendre Homeless Youth Scholarship High school seniors or college freshman who are or have been homeless. June
National Collegiate Cancer Foundation Cancer survivors or current patients between 18 and 35 who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. May
National Law Enforcement and Firefighters Childrens Foundation Children of law enforcement officers or firefighters lost or permanently disabled in the line of duty. July
National Multiple Sclerosis Society U.S. citizens entering college for the first time who live with MS or have a parent with MS. January
Nursing Scholarships Variety of scholarships for nursing students. Varies
Organization for Autism Research Students with an autism diagnosis. May
PG&E Scholarships Variety of employee-sponsored programs for students residing in PG&E service areas. February
Rainbow Chamber Foundation Must have GPA of 2.9 or greater and reside in or attend a school in select counties. June
Real Estate Endowment Applicants must be a Real Estate Education Major. April 30, 2019
Rent To Own Labs Scholarship Declare a major related to real estate | $2,500 scholarship October 15
Responsify Current students will be tailoring their talents, getting ready to apply them in their lives and in their careers and we're excited to contribute to this exciting journey with a scholarship. Our scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student who can demonstrate how their major can be used to empower others in a self-reflective essay. October 5, 2018
Roseville Better Gardens Club An award in the amount of $500 is available May 1,2019
Sacramento Press Club Juniors and seniors preparing for journalism careers. April
Sacramento Region Community Foundation Variety of scholarships. Varies
Scott Delgadillo Scholarship California residents who are entering first year students that are currently diagnosed with cancer, currently receiving cancer treatment, or are cancer survivors. May
Shutterfly Students must be 18 years old and be graphic design major who completed primary, middle and high school in the United States. August
Student Loan Hero Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans, is thrilled to award two (2) $1,000 scholarships each semester to help alleviate educational costs. August 15
 SMUD Scholarship Students that have a 3.00 or greater gpa and are currently SMUD customers or have a parent/guardian that is a SMUD customer May
Summer Words Scholarships to attend a creative writing festival. May
The Rotary Club of Sacramento in order to promote higher education and the spirit of Rotary in the community, will be awarding in 2017 three $2500 scholarships to students at Sacramento area Community Colleges May 15th
The Rotary Club of Sacramento in order to promote higher education and the spirit of Rotary in the community, will be awarding in 2017 10 $750 scholarships to students at Sacramento area Community  May 15th
The Travel Office Local Adventures Scholarship We are a family-owned business and regard travel, excursions, and entertainment as an integral component in strengthening communities, helping cities financially prosper, and creating a friendly and inviting environment for everyone to enjoy. The scholarship award is for $1000. October 15, 2018
Union Plus Scholarship Program For current and retired union members or their spouses and children who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater. January
Vegetarian Resource Group High school seniors who have promoted vegetarianism in their communities. February
WiseMerchant Scholarship Fund The WiseMerchant Scholarship Fund will grant two students each $500 to be used towards books and tuition. The students must either already be attending a university or planning to attend in the upcoming semester. July 15th & Dec 15th of each calendar year