The Spring 2016 Scholarship Application Period dates are: February 1st through February 28th, 2016.

Please apply early! Thank you for your participation!

To view any scholarship’s description and criteria, please click on the opportunity’s name below.

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
*A.B.L.E. Club A
Welcomes all students who share common concerns on programs and services that are offered to students with disabilities.
Welcomes all students who share common concerns on programs and services...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $150.00
1 02/28/2016 $150.00 None
*A.B.L.E. Club B
Welcomes all students who share common concerns on programs and services that are offered to students with disabilities. Must be a current member...
Welcomes all students who share common concerns on programs and services...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $250.00
3 02/28/2016 $250.00 None
*Adelyne Jean Wear Memorial
The purpose of this fund is to provide financial support to Southwestern College meritorious students transferring to a four-year college or...
The purpose of this fund is to provide financial support to Southwestern...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $300.00
1 02/28/2016 $300.00 None
*ADN Nursing
This scholarship is for first year students in the Nursing Program based on provision of excellent care of the patient in the clinical setting.
This scholarship is for first year students in the Nursing Program based...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*Altrusa Club of Chula Vista
This scholarship will recognize a student at SWC who is a member of the ASTRA Volunteer Club and has volunteered and actively participated in...
This scholarship will recognize a student at SWC who is a member of the...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*AOJ Nu Alpha Omega
The AOJ Nu Alpha Omega scholarship is for students who declared Criminal Justice/Administration of Justice as their Major, regardless of emphasis.
The AOJ Nu Alpha Omega scholarship is for students who declared Criminal...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $100.00
2 02/28/2016 $100.00 None
*ASO Academic Excellence
This scholarship rewards students for academic excellence.
This scholarship rewards students for academic excellence.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*ASO Athlete
This scholarship rewards students for academic and athletic excellence.
This scholarship rewards students for academic and athletic excellence.
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*ASO Campus Involvement
This Scholarship rewards students for ASO/club involvement.
This Scholarship rewards students for ASO/club involvement.
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
1 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*ASO Higher Scholastic
Higher academic requirement. Focus attaining a degree major.
Higher academic requirement. Focus attaining a degree major.
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
3 02/28/2016 $1,000.00 None
*Bonita Valley Garden Club
The Bonita Valley Garden Club provides scholarships for deserving students majoring in the horticultural fields of the Landscape and Nursery...
The Bonita Valley Garden Club provides scholarships for deserving...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
1 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*C.S.E.A. Staff (Requires college enrollment)
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
1 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*California Association of Nursery & Garden Centers (CANGC)
The San Diego Chapter of the California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers (CANGC) is dedicated to providing financial help to those...
The San Diego Chapter of the California Association of Nurseries and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,500.00
02/28/2016 $1,500.00 None
*California Retired Teachers Association
Three $1,500.00 Scholarships available for application by students pursuing a certificated teaching credential from an accredited college....
Three $1,500.00 Scholarships available for application by students...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,500.00
6 02/28/2016 $1,500.00 None
*Caregiver's Second Chance
For a student whose life has been disrupted by the challenges of being a non-professional caregiver for three or more years. This scholarship will...
For a student whose life has been disrupted by the challenges of being a...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $200.00
3 02/28/2016 $200.00 None
*Chula Vista Art Guild
This scholarship is intended for students that demonstrate an interest and ability to pursue a degree in the Fine Arts.
This scholarship is intended for students that demonstrate an interest...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $100.00
1 02/28/2016 $100.00 None
*Chula Vista Garden Club
The Chula Vista Garden Club offers two (2) scholarships to dedicated Landscape and Nursery Technology (LNT) students at Southwestern College. These...
The Chula Vista Garden Club offers two (2) scholarships to dedicated...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
02/28/2016 $600 None
*City Farmers
This scholarship is for students pursuing a career in the LNT (Landscape Nursery Technology) Field.
This scholarship is for students pursuing a career in the LNT (Landscape...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000
02/28/2016 $1,000 None
*Corky McMillin Memorial
This scholarship is in memory of Corky McMillin and is awarded to students transferring to a four-year college or university majoring in an area...
This scholarship is in memory of Corky McMillin and is awarded to...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500.00
1 02/28/2016 $500.00 None
*Crystal Veytia Memorial
Crystal received her AA degree from Southwestern College before transferring to SDSU, ultimately receiving a BA in English. In 2005, Crystal became...
Crystal received her AA degree from Southwestern College before...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $200
2 02/28/2016 $200 None
*Cynthia Ross Memorial
This scholarship is awarded in memory of a young woman, Cynthia Ross, who was a Student Services Assistant in the Admissions Office. She brought...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of a young woman, Cynthia Ross,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $200
02/28/2016 $200 None
*Denis Callahan Memorial
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $250.00
1 02/28/2016 $250.00 None
*DeVore Family Memorial Scholarship
This annual scholarship is established in memory of Chester S. DeVore, who passed away January 7, 2011 at the age of 92. He was a respected...
This annual scholarship is established in memory of Chester S. DeVore,...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $2,500.00
5 02/28/2016 $2,500.00 None
*Doris Appel
This scholarship is in honor of Doris Appel,who was an extraordinary artist, historian, and intellectual. She inspired countless people to follow a...
This scholarship is in honor of Doris Appel,who was an extraordinary...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000
2 02/28/2016 $1,000 None
*Doug Tatreau Memorial
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Doug Tatreau, who taught at SWC from 1966 – 1971 as a Real Estate Instructor and from 1978-1983 as an...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Doug Tatreau, who taught at SWC...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $200
1 02/28/2016 $200 None
*Douglas E. Barnhardt, Inc.
This scholarship is for Engineering Majors who are also student athletes.
This scholarship is for Engineering Majors who are also student athletes.
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 02/28/2016 $1,000.00 None
*Eastlake Company
The Eastlake Company was established for the sole purpose of creating the Eastlake community; including parks, schools, commercial/industrial...
The Eastlake Company was established for the sole purpose of creating...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,250
1 02/28/2016 $1,250 None
*Encore Capital Group Scholarship
Encore Capital Group, an international specialty financial services company based in San Diego, CA, is pleased to offer scholarship funds to four...
Encore Capital Group, an international specialty financial services...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000
1 02/28/2016 $1,000 None
*Environmental Technology (Academic Competitiveness)
This scholarship is for students in the Environmental Technology Program that have completed 9 units in EHMT course work. This Scholarship is based...
This scholarship is for students in the Environmental Technology Program...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $300.00
1 02/28/2016 $300.00 None
*Environmental Technology (Financial Need)
This scholarship is for students in the Environmental Technology Program that have completed 9 units in EHMT course work. This Scholarship is based...
This scholarship is for students in the Environmental Technology Program...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $300.00
2 02/28/2016 $300.00 None
*Follow your Dream
This scholarship is funded by Soroptimist International of Coronado and is geared for female heads of households to assist them in achieving and...
This scholarship is funded by Soroptimist International of Coronado and...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
4 02/28/2016 $1,000.00 None
*Garden of Giving: Barbara Hampson Science Academic Excellence Award
Barbara Hampson served 17 years as biology laboratory technician. Her service to the College went beyond her job responsibilities. She was a role...
Barbara Hampson served 17 years as biology laboratory technician. Her...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
3 02/28/2016 $600 None
*Garden of Giving: Engineering Academic Excellence Award
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Engineering who has completed Math 250 and demonstrated a commitment to the Major. *Note: The...
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Engineering who has...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
3 02/28/2016 $600 None
*Garden of Giving: Horticulture
This scholarship is intended for Landscape and Nursery Technology or Landscape Architecture degree students and celebrates the wide diversity of...
This scholarship is intended for Landscape and Nursery Technology or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
02/28/2016 $600 None
*Garden of Giving: John Keetch & Don Lynn Physical Sciences Academic Excellence Award
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Physical Science who has demonstrated a commitment to the major. *Note: The two (2) reference...
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Physical Science...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
4 02/28/2016 $600 None
*Garden of Giving: Joseph Conte Mathematics & Computer Science Academic Excellence Award
Joseph M. Conte, former Superintendent/President of Southwestern College was appointed in 1986 and retired in August of 1997. Under his leadership...
Joseph M. Conte, former Superintendent/President of Southwestern College...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
3 02/28/2016 $600 None
*Garden of Giving: Roy Olsen Biology & Biotechnology Academic Excellence Award
LeRoy E. Olson, Ph.D. was a man of many traits. He was an example of a dedicated teacher and administrator, but most importantly a loving husband...
LeRoy E. Olson, Ph.D. was a man of many traits. He was an example of a...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $600
3 02/28/2016 $600 None
*Hayden Stewart Memorial
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Hayden Stewart to provide financial suppor to a Southwestern College student in need of financial assistance.
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Hayden Stewart to provide...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $2,000
1 02/28/2016 $2,000 None
*Indevia Accounting, Inc
Indevia Accounting was founded by a man who was raised by a widow in India. His mother received a scholarship that enabled her to return to school,...
Indevia Accounting was founded by a man who was raised by a widow in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $750.00
1 02/28/2016 $750.00 None
*Jason's Courtyard Cafe Entrepreneurial Scholarship
This scholarship is to assist two students majoring in any major, in achieving their educational goals. Jason’s Courtyard Cafe is very proud and...
This scholarship is to assist two students majoring in any major, in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $125.00
1 02/28/2016 $125.00 None
*Jason's Courtyard Cafe Entrepreneurial Scholarship for Business Majors
This scholarship is to assist two students majoring in Business in achieving their educational goals. Jason’s Courtyard Cafe is very proud and...
This scholarship is to assist two students majoring in Business in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $125.00
1 02/28/2016 $125.00 None
*John & Adeline Valenzuela Memorial for Transfer Students
This scholarship is awarded in memory of John Valenzuela, who gave up his dream of going to college when he had to drop out of high school to help...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of John Valenzuela, who gave up...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000
2 02/28/2016 $1,000 None
*John & Adeline Valenzuela Memorial Scholarship for Continuing Students
This scholarship is awarded in memory of John Valenzuela, who gave up his dream of going to college when he had to drop out of high school to help...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of John Valenzuela, who gave up...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $500
02/28/2016 $500 None
*Justice Scholarship
To support the studies of a student in a law related SWC program such as paralegal , criminal justice or the police academy.
To support the studies of a student in a law related SWC program such as...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $400.00
1 02/28/2016 $400.00 None
*La Jolla Garden Club
The La Jolla Garden Club provides scholarship funds for students of the Landscape and Nursery Technology program at Southwestern College. The...
The La Jolla Garden Club provides scholarship funds for students of the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 02/28/2016 $1,000.00 None
*Lopez Family Scholarship
This is a small scholarship that is being offered to students that read for pleasure.
This is a small scholarship that is being offered to students that read...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $100.00
1 02/28/2016 $100.00 None
*Marcia Lydia Luckman Memorial
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Marcia Lydia Luckman who completed the SWC Dental Hygiene Program in 2005. In addition to completing the...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Marcia Lydia Luckman who...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $300
02/28/2016 $300 None
*Marge Greer
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: 500.
0 02/28/2016 500. None
*Marilyn Lassman Memorial
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Marilyn Lassman. Ms. Lassman was the first woman elected to the Governing Board of Southwestern College in...
This scholarship is awarded in memory of Marilyn Lassman. Ms. Lassman...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 02/28/2016 $1,000.00 None
*Metallic Power Technology
Metallic Power develops and produces zinc/ air fuels for powering electric vehicles and power systems for emergency backup, distributed generation,...
Metallic Power develops and produces zinc/ air fuels for powering...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/28/2016
  • Award: $300
1 02/28/2016 $300 None