Outside Scholarship opportunities- A scholarship is considered a gift of money to assist a student in financing their higher education. The amount available for individual students varies. Students do their own independent research to find available resources. Outside scholarships may come from foundations, civic or service clubs, corporations, and/or private individuals. To view a current list of outside scholarship opportunities please click on:
American River College Foundation - Early each spring semester, the ARC Foundation, through generous contributions from donors, offer more than 170 scholarships, totaling approximately $150,000 for students attending American River College. Students with a minimum of 6 units from ARC may apply online (from the first of January through the end of February) by using the Los Rios Online Scholarship Application.