Scholarships

Scholarship Application:

Application for Fullerton College students continuing/graduating/transferring.

The application period begins November 20, 2017, and all applications must be submitted online no later than Feb. 28, 2018 for the 2018-2019 School Year

All Fullerton College students are encouraged to apply.

Each scholarship has its own specific criteria however, the most common includes:

Attended Fullerton College as a full-time student (12 or more units)
Maintained a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 - Osher Scholarships require a minimum of 2.5 G.P.A.
Completed at least 24 units at Fullerton College

Selection Process:
Recipients may be selected by the Fullerton College Foundation Scholarship Committee, a specific division, or by the scholarship donor

Scholarship Calendar (2017-2018 School Year):

  • August, 2017: The first disbursement of the scholarship award is given
  • January, 2018: The second disbursement of the scholarship award is given

Scholarship Calendar (2018-2019 School Year):

  • Nov 20, 2017 - Feb. 28, 2018: Apply Online
  • Feb. 28, 2018: Deadline for submitting applications
  • March - April, 2018: The Scholarship Committee selects student recipients. FC divisions submit their list of awardees.
  • Late April, 2018: Letters are sent out informing the students of their award status
  • May 18th, 2018 - Foundation Scholarship Awards Banquet
  • July, 2018: The first disbursement of the scholarship award is given
  • January, 2019: The second disbursement of the scholarship award is given


Disbursements:
Awards are typically disbursed in two payments: half in the fall, and the remaining half in the spring.

Fall disbursement:
To receive the first disbursement, students must complete a scholarship disbursement form (Right click to download the form), submit proof of registration for the Fall semester and submit a thank you letter to the donor. Processing time for checks is approximately two weeks.

Spring disbursement:
To receive the second disbursement, students must show proof of successful completion of fall semester courses as well as proof of registration for the spring semester.

Other conditions:
'Graduating Scholarship' recipients must graduate by August of the year of their award in order to receive their scholarship award.
Unclaimed scholarships will be forfeited by the end of the academic year for which they were awarded.