Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,000 from Foothill College & Additional $2,000 from NASA-USRA Foothill SLI STEM Internship Scholarship 2021-22: NASA-USRA Research Internship
Description: NASA AMES Research In partnership with NASA-USRA, the Science Learning Institute (SLI) will provide internships for two Foothill...
Description: NASA AMES Research In partnership with NASA-USRA, the...
  • Deadline: 10/25/2021
  • Award: $2,000 from Foothill College & Additional $2,000 from NASA-USRA
Deadline10/25/2021
Virtual Winter Quarter - $500 award | Spring Quarter (Travel Permitting) – Travel, lodging and food expenses covered. Foothill Teacher Corps Students Teaching Students In Guatemala
Dates: Winter Quarter (Virtual): January 10, 2022 – March 25, 2022 Spring Quarter (Travel Permitting): April 4, 2022 – June 25,...
Dates: Winter Quarter (Virtual): January 10, 2022 – March 25,...
  • Deadline: 10/29/2021
  • Award: Virtual Winter Quarter - $500 award | Spring Quarter (Travel Permitting) – Travel, lodging and food expenses covered.
Deadline10/29/2021
3 @ $225 De Anza Retention Support Service Rising Scholars Scholarship
This scholarship is to support the persistence of currently enrolled De Anza students on academic probation, provide them with a second chance, and...
This scholarship is to support the persistence of currently enrolled De...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2021
  • Award: 3 @ $225
Deadline11/15/2021
$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: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $9,000 ($3,000 per quarter renewable up to 3 years)
Deadline11/30/2021
$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: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $9,000 [$3,000 per year, $1K per quarter, up to 3 years)
Deadline11/30/2021
$ 1,000 (5 awards available) Foothill Rick Montgomery Environmental Horticulture Scholarships
Description: This scholarship is for continuing or transfer students who are admitted to the Foothill College Environmental Horticulture...
Description: This scholarship is for continuing or transfer students who...
  • Deadline: 12/03/2021
  • Award: $ 1,000 (5 awards available)
Deadline12/03/2021
5 @ $1,250 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: 12/06/2021
  • Award: 5 @ $1,250
Deadline12/06/2021
2 @ $750 for second year students & 2 @ $500 for first year students (4 awards available) Foothill Lani Ritchey Memorial Scholarship for Veterinary Technology Students
Description & Purpose: In loving memory of Lani Ritchey, this scholarship is offered to veterinary technology students enrolled at Foothill. Lani...
Description & Purpose: In loving memory of Lani Ritchey, this...
  • Deadline: 12/06/2021
  • Award: 2 @ $750 for second year students & 2 @ $500 for first year students (4 awards available)
Deadline12/06/2021
1 @ $1000 De Anza - Susanne Chan APASA Scholarship
This award is intended to recognize a student who express a strong desire to pursue community service, promote cross-cultural understanding, and...
This award is intended to recognize a student who express a strong...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 1 @ $1000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$1,000.00 De Anza - Amigos De Educación Las Américas (ADELA) Scholarships Transfer Student
De Anza – Amigos De Educación Las Américas (ADELA) Scholarships Transfer Student, is a fund created for students who are currently attending De...
De Anza – Amigos De Educación Las Américas (ADELA) Scholarships Transfer...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500 per person
Deadline02/18/2022
1 @ $1,000 De Anza - Jean Miller First Year Experience (FYE) Scholarship
The Jean Miller FYE scholarship is a beautiful reminder of Jean Miller’s legacy. She was one of FYE’s founders and her vision and spirit lives on...
The Jean Miller FYE scholarship is a beautiful reminder of Jean Miller’s...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 5 @ $1500
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$3,500.00 De Anza - President's Award
Criteria: Applicant must be a current student at De Anza College. Write an additional essay titled “Success” which describes the unique hardship...
Criteria: Applicant must be a current student at De Anza...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$1,000.00 De Anza - Puente Project Transfer Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the Cortez family and is in memory of Guadalupe Cortez who raised 14 children with the strong value of furthering...
This scholarship was created by the Cortez family and is in memory of...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
2 @ $1000 De Anza - Shirley Kawazoe Memorial APASA Scholarship
This award recognizes students who demonstrate leadership and a strong commitment to community service, promoting understanding across cultural...
This award recognizes students who demonstrate leadership and a strong...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 2 @ $1000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
500 each De Anza - Wilma Wolgast Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Wilma Wolgast who worked at both Foothill and De Anza Colleges. She enjoyed her close contact with students and...
This scholarship is in memory of Wilma Wolgast who worked at both...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 500 each
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500 per person
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 1500 per person (12 available)
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000 (1 award available)
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 5 @ $1,000 each
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$1,000 De Anza Barbara Harrelson Scholarship for Medical Lab Technicians
Barbara Harrelson Scholarship Endowment for Medical Lab Technicians The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and support De Anza Medical Lab...
Barbara Harrelson Scholarship Endowment for Medical Lab Technicians The...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 500 per person
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$1,500 De Anza Cameron Lamela Scholarship Award for Umoja Students
De Ana College Student Nurses (Quarter 4) presents The Cameron Lamela Scholarship Award Quarter 4 Nursing Students – Mission Statement “What counts...
De Ana College Student Nurses (Quarter 4) presents The Cameron Lamela...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline02/18/2022
$1,000.00 De Anza Carl L. Brown Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
This scholarship originated in memory of Carl L. Brown, Founder and Director of The High Tech Center Training Unit for the California Community...
This scholarship originated in memory of Carl L. Brown, Founder and...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 2 @ $500
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline02/18/2022
$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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: $7,000.00
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 2000 each
Deadline02/18/2022
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: 02/18/2022
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/18/2022