Foothill Classified Staff Scholarship

This scholarship for Foothill students is funded by Foothill employees. Donations come mainly from classified staff but also include contributions from faculty and administrators. Foothill employees are dedicated to the success of Foothill students.

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 units at Foothill College at the time of the scholarship deadline and disbursement of scholarship funds.

2. At the time of the scholarship deadline, applicant must have completed at least 15 units at Foothill.

3. Applicant’s cumulative Foothill GPA must be a 2.00 or higher.

Preferred Qualifications:
1. Financial need may be considered. We, therefore, strongly recommend that applicants file a current academic year’s financial aid application (the FAFSA at for U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens, or the California Dream Act Application at for undocumented students who qualify for AB540 status) at least one week prior to the scholarship application deadline by 4:00pm. NOTE: Undocumented students who do not qualify for AB540 status should contact the Financial Aid Office for guidance about completing a financial aid application.

Foothill College Classified Senate
$500 (1 awards available)
Foothill College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Classified Staff have committed their careers here at Foothill to student success. Please write a meaningful essay on how any Foothill Classified Staff (non-faculty and non-administration) have impacted you while attending Foothill. *Note: Classified Staff are everywhere on campus: Admissions and Records, Transfer Center, Financial Aid, Veterans Resource Center, Disability Resource Center, Family Engagement Institute, International Students Office, Online Learning Office, Athletics Office/Gymnasium, Student Government, Student Activities, Outreach, Smart Shop, Library, Media Center, and all Division Offices, just to name a few.
  2. Please provide the name and e-mail address of a Foothill Classifed Staff employee (non-faculty and non-administration) for a letter of recommendation. *Note: When you submit your application for this scholarship, an e-mail will automatically be sent to this person requesting that he/she write and upload a letter of recommendation for you. Please contact this person before you submit your application to ensure that he/she can write the letter for you by the scholarship deadline.
  3. Which is your primary school for the current academic year?