Local and Regional Scholarships
December 20, 2021 | By Edwin Burgos Perez
It is important to make sure you apply to scholarships in order to pay for your college expenses. Scholarships are available to support your ambitions, dreams, and goals to pursue higher education. You can take advantage of this by applying to a lot of scholarships. Before you stress out, there are many tools that help you find local, regional, and national scholarships.
There are many specific and broad scholarship providers trying to find applicants that fit into their applicant pool. Just make sure you apply to as many scholarships as possible. You can never apply to too many scholarships because you never know how many scholarships you will get. A lot of scholarships have a similar application process and questions that are intended to get to know more about you as an applicant. Recycling scholarship prompts is always an efficient way to apply to multiple scholarships as long as the recycled material makes sense with what individual scholarships asks of you.
Check out the following resources to start exploring scholarships today:
Scholarship list for Alameda County
Scholarships that do not require an SSN
Everything You Need to Know About Scholarships by DecidED – Learn how to apply to scholarships and use them to help cover college costs.
List of Undergraduate Scholarships for Undocumented Students – Immigrant Rising’s List contains scholarships for undergraduate studies that don’t require proof of citizenship or legal permanent residency. This up-to-date list contains scholarships at the local (Bay Area), state and national level.