Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$9,000 ($3,000 per quarter renewable up to 3 years) De Anza University Pathway Scholarship
Description: This scholarship is to support De Anza students who are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university. Once awarded, the...
Description: This scholarship is to support De Anza students who are...
  • Deadline: 10/30/2020
  • Award: $9,000 ($3,000 per quarter renewable up to 3 years)
Deadline10/30/2020
$2,000 (5 awards available) Foothill Chancellor's Scholar Awards
Description: Intended for students who graduated from high school in May/June of the current calendar year and had a final high school GPA of 3.50...
Description: Intended for students who graduated from high school in...
  • Deadline: 11/13/2020
  • Award: $2,000 (5 awards available)
Deadline11/13/2020
$9,000 [$3,000 per year, $1K per quarter, up to 3 years) Foothill University Pathway Scholarship
Description: This scholarship is to support Foothill students who are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university. Once awarded, the...
Description: This scholarship is to support Foothill students who are...
  • Deadline: 11/13/2020
  • Award: $9,000 [$3,000 per year, $1K per quarter, up to 3 years)
Deadline11/13/2020
Virtual Winter Quarter - $500 award | Spring Quarter (Travel Permitting) – Travel, lodging and food expenses covered. Foothill Teacher Corps Students Teaching Students In Guatemala
Through its partnership with Bay Area nonprofit Dream Volunteers, Foothill College will work with 4 students to teach English at a K12 school in...
Through its partnership with Bay Area nonprofit Dream Volunteers,...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2020
  • Award: Virtual Winter Quarter - $500 award | Spring Quarter (Travel Permitting) – Travel, lodging and food expenses covered.
Deadline11/15/2020
$500 ( Up to 5 awards available) Foothill-Stanford Bioresearch Internship Scholarship
The Foothill-Stanford College Bioresearch Internship Program is 10 weeks of mentoring and hands-on experience for a full and part time Foothill...
The Foothill-Stanford College Bioresearch Internship Program is 10 weeks...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2020
  • Award: $500 ( Up to 5 awards available)
Deadline11/15/2020
$1250 (5 available) De Anza Gene Haas Foundation CNC Design & Manufacturing Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for students who will be receiving their CNC Machinist Certificate of Achievement. *Applicant must have completed (or...
This scholarship is intended for students who will be receiving their...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2020
  • Award: $1250 (5 available)
Deadline12/13/2020
5 @ $1500 De Anza - La Societe des 40 et 8 Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is from the fraternal organization of Veterans, known as the 40 and 8. The group was organized in 1920 as the honor society of...
This scholarship is from the fraternal organization of Veterans, known...
  • Deadline: 01/10/2021
  • Award: 5 @ $1500
Deadline01/10/2021
$500.00 DASB Academic Scholarship
Up to 4 scholarships awarded annually. Intended to support students who have demonstrated academic excellence and/or community involvement while...
Up to 4 scholarships awarded annually. Intended to support students who...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$2,000.00 De Anza - A. Robert DeHart & Rena Frabony DeHart Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was set up in memory of A. Robert DeHart, De Anza’s first president to reward students who serve their on-campus community through...
This scholarship was set up in memory of A. Robert DeHart, De Anza’s...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$5,000.00 De Anza - Haughton Family Scholarship
To assist financially struggling nursing students who show great promise in the field of nursing and are interested in eventually earning a...
To assist financially struggling nursing students who show great promise...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000.00 De Anza - Heritage Scholarship
This scholarship began with the celebration of De Anza’s 40th anniversary and is offered to a student whose parent has attended De Anza College in...
This scholarship began with the celebration of De Anza’s 40th...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500 per person De Anza - James Kitagawa Memorial Music Scholarship
This Scholarship award is intended for an on going music student at De Anza College *Applicant must reflect high standards of musicianship and...
This Scholarship award is intended for an on going music student at De...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500 per person
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Keith Goodin Memorial Scholarship
Keith Goodin tutored mathematics in the Educational Diagnostic Center as well as taught through the Mathematics Division. He was well regarded by...
Keith Goodin tutored mathematics in the Educational Diagnostic Center as...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$600.00 De Anza - Michael Del Castillo Journalism Scholarship
Intended for a journalism student who is on the staff of La Voz, the De Anza College newspaper. *Applicant must be on the staff of La...
Intended for a journalism student who is on the staff of La Voz, the De...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Nursing Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the De Anza College Nursing Alumni Association to assist nursing students with their nursing education. The...
This scholarship was established by the De Anza College Nursing Alumni...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$3,500.00 De Anza - President's Award
Applicant must be a current student at De Anza College. Write an additional essay titled “Success” which describes the unique hardship or challenge...
Applicant must be a current student at De Anza College. Write an...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Renee Marie Jepson Memorial Scholarship
Special Instructions: Answers to Scholarship Specific Questions will play a major role in consideration for a scholarship winner.
Special Instructions: Answers to Scholarship Specific Questions will...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Samantha and Kimberly Swensson Memorial Scholarship
This very special scholarship is in memory of two wonderful women, former De Anza student, Samantha Swensson and her sister, Kimberly Elise...
This very special scholarship is in memory of two wonderful women,...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,500.00 De Anza - San Jose Mercury News Wish Book Scholarship
Description: Intended to bridge the “Digital Divide” for families by helping single parents purchase new computer hardware and/or software....
Description: Intended to bridge the “Digital Divide” for families by...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Seth Stauffer Memorial Scholarship
Seth Stauffer attended De Anza College from September 1988 until his sudden death in November of that year. During the brief period he spent in the...
Seth Stauffer attended De Anza College from September 1988 until his...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$2,500.00 De Anza - Stow Family Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist a student who is a single parent of children under the age of 18. *Applicant must be a single parent of...
This scholarship is intended to assist a student who is a single parent...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza - Susan and Scott Gunderson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in loving memory of Susan Gunderson and her son, Scott Gunderson, who played Football at De Anza College and later became a...
This scholarship is in loving memory of Susan Gunderson and her son,...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500 per person De Anza Academic Achievement Scholarship
To recognize students with a rigorous commitment to academic excellence. *Applicant’s transcript and application must reflect a rigorous...
To recognize students with a rigorous commitment to academic excellence....
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500 per person
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000 De Anza Academic Senate - Career Program
intended for students who are pursuing an AA/AS degree and intend on seeking employment after graduation. Applicant must have completed at least...
intended for students who are pursuing an AA/AS degree and intend on...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000.00 De Anza Academic Senate - Teachers/Counselors/Librarians
Intended for students who intend to pursue a career in teaching, counseling, or library services at any level from pre-school through university...
Intended for students who intend to pursue a career in teaching,...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza Administrative Management Association
This scholarship is intended assist a student who has had some leadership experience. Applicant must have completed at least 12 units at De Anza...
This scholarship is intended assist a student who has had some...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
1500 per person (12 available) De Anza Anita Manwani-Bhagat & Arjun Bhagat Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for financially needy students students who show promise to successfully complete their education in workforce...
This scholarship is intended for financially needy students students who...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 1500 per person (12 available)
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000 (1 award available) De Anza Association of Women in Science (AWIS) Scholarship
The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) promotes the study of science and the choice of scientific careers among women. The Palo Alto AWIS...
The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) promotes the study of...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000 (1 award available)
Deadline02/19/2021
5 @ $1,000 each De Anza Auto Tech Scholarship
To recognize auto tech students that have persevered academically having overcome a great hardship, having lived with a disability, being the first...
To recognize auto tech students that have persevered academically having...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 5 @ $1,000 each
Deadline02/19/2021
1 @ $1,000 De Anza Auto Tech Scholarship for Merit
To recognize auto tech students enrolled in the evening program who demonstrate academic excellence in pursuing an Auto Technology Associates...
To recognize auto tech students enrolled in the evening program who...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,500.00 De Anza Auto Tech Scholarship for Transfer
To recognize auto tech students that are transferring to San Jose State and majoring in Mechanical Engineering. *Must be currently enrolled. *Must...
To recognize auto tech students that are transferring to San Jose State...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
500 per person De Anza Biological Science/ Health Science Scholarship
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major. Be sure to indicate your goals in your my story. MAJORS: Biology,...
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major....
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 500 per person
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza Business/Computer Science Scholarship
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major. MAJORS: Business Administration, Accounting, Computer Science,...
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
1 at $1000 De Anza California Retired Teachers Association (Division 54) Scholarship
To perform excellence in a teaching profession and to identify individuals who will become outstanding teachers, this scholarships looks to...
To perform excellence in a teaching profession and to identify...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 1 at $1000
Deadline02/19/2021
Up to 8 ($1000 EACH) De Anza Carolee Erickson Memorial ICC Scholarship
Carolee Erickson was a non-traditional student returning to school after raising a family as a single parent and grandmother and working in the...
Carolee Erickson was a non-traditional student returning to school after...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: Up to 8 ($1000 EACH)
Deadline02/19/2021
2 @ $500 De Anza Central Services Classified Senate Scholarship
The Central Services Classified Senate Scholarship award intends to highlight: ACADEMIC POTENTIAL and SERVICE TO OTHERS IN THE COLLEGE AND...
The Central Services Classified Senate Scholarship award intends to...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 2 @ $500
Deadline02/19/2021
$2,000.00 De Anza Chancellor's Scholar Awards
Intended for students who are in their senior year of high school and have a GPA of 3.50 or higher. 1. Applicant must be attending a high school in...
Intended for students who are in their senior year of high school and...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000.00 De Anza CIO Community of Practices Scholarship
Description: To recognize students who have a strong commitment to their academic major and are planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree in an...
Description: To recognize students who have a strong commitment to their...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,500.00 De Anza Commission Scholarship
The De Anza Commission is a group of community volunteers who act as ambassadors of the college as well as support the college through fundraising...
The De Anza Commission is a group of community volunteers who act as...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza Community Engagement Scholarship
To recognize students with a strong commitment to community service off campus; or, on campus engagement, including leadership, athletics, or club...
To recognize students with a strong commitment to community service off...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500-$1,000 De Anza Creative/ Fine Arts Scholarship
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major. Be sure to demonstrate your academic goals in your My Story essay. MAJORS:...
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major....
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline02/19/2021
$7,000.00 De Anza Cupertino Rotary/Jackson Family Education Scholarship
Description The Jackson Family has had a rich history of education. Pat was a teacher, speech therapist and an administrator. Her father was a...
Description The Jackson Family has had a rich history of education. Pat...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $7,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
2000 each De Anza Dale M. Schoettler Memorial Scholarship for Physically Limited Students
This scholarship is intended for a student with a verified physical disability. Applicant must have a Disability Verification Form on file with...
This scholarship is intended for a student with a verified physical...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 2000 each
Deadline02/19/2021
1 @ $1,000 De Anza David Wolin Memorial Scholarship for DSS Students
Following a nearly 30-year career working for Lockheed Missiles & Space Co., David Wolin enjoyed a second 20-year career as a highly respected...
Following a nearly 30-year career working for Lockheed Missiles & Space...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza Epstein Family Scholarship in History
This scholarship is intended for a student who is transferring, preferably in History. Applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units at De...
This scholarship is intended for a student who is transferring,...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000.00 De Anza Foothill-De Anza Retirees Association Scholarship
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic major. Applicant must have completed a minimum of 2 quarters or 24 units at De...
To recognize students with a strong commitment to their academic...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,500.00 De Anza Galina Family Scholarship
Description: This scholarship is for students who have been accepted into or are currently enrolled in a qualifying health care related program...
Description: This scholarship is for students who have been accepted...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$500-$1,000 De Anza Great Perseverance Scholarship
Description: To recognize first generation college students who have overcome a great hardship, such as being the first in their family to go to...
Description: To recognize first generation college students who have...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline02/19/2021
$500.00 De Anza Juan and Carmen Miner Family Scholarship
Created in loving memory of Juan and Carmen Miner and established by Foothill-De Anza Community College Chancellor Judy C. Miner, this scholarship...
Created in loving memory of Juan and Carmen Miner and established by...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/19/2021
$1,000.00 De Anza Kiwanis Club Scholarship
The De Anza Kiwanis Club provides constructive opportunities for students to become involved on campus and in the community through service work to...
The De Anza Kiwanis Club provides constructive opportunities for...
  • Deadline: 02/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/19/2021