Bernard Osher Endowed Scholarship Fund

Thanks to the generosity of The Bernard Osher Foundation, thousands of California Community College students, like you, may receive an Osher Scholarship as part of the California Community Colleges Scholarship Endowment. Mr. Osher’s vision is to “not only benefit the community college students of today, but countless more for years to come.” In order to qualify you must have completed 24 units of degree applicable study at Southwestern College, be currently enrolled in a minimum of 6 units, receive the California College Promise Grant – CCPG ( formally BOGFW) and maintaining satisfactory academic progress . Financial need will also be reviewed and will be determined through your FAFSA or Dream Act Application.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write a 300 word essay describing your financial need and circumstances
  2. Have you completed 24 degree applicable units at SWC?
  3. Please upload your unofficial transcripts
  4. Do you have a current FAFSA or Dream Act application on file at SWC?