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Scholarships and Financial Aid

Name of Scholarship
Submit applications directly
to the scholarship organization.
Due Date
You must adhere to scholarship deadlines!
10 Words or less Scholarship November 30, 2019
AAUW Laguna Beach Scholarship* $1000 scholarship - due February 28 by 3pm
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program June 12, 2020
ACSA Region 17 Opterra Energy Aspiring Educators Two $500 scholarships - due November 1, 2019
ACR Aspiring Animation Profressional Scholarship TBA - check back soon
AES Engineering Scholarship October 6, 2019
American Legion Oratical Contest Further information must be requested
AMVETS National 4-year Scholarship April 30, 2020
Art-A-Fair Foundation Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship March 2, 2020
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship TBA - check back soon
AXA Achievement Scholarship December 15, 2019
B. Davis Scholarship $1000 scholarship - due May 22, 2020
BigSun Scholarship June 19, 2020
Boston University Scholarships December 1, 2019
Burger King Scholarship December 15, 2019
CAEOP Supporting Education Scholarship December 15, 2019
Cal State Fullerton Scholarships Dependent upon scholarship
California Alarm Association Scholarship TBA - check back soon
California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation March 6, 2020
CEHA Scholarships January 17, 2020
Chairish Scholarship Program January 1st & June 30th
Christermon Foundation Scholarship February 15, 2020
Coca-Cola Scholarship October 31, 2019
College Board Opportunity Scholarships Rolling admission
Coral Thrift Shop Scholarship TBA - check back soon
CSEA Dependent Scholarship Application March 1, 2020
Dana Point Women's Club Scholarship see Mrs. Casazza
Danforth Scholars Program  December 15, 2019
Democratic Women of South Orange County Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Dennis Mulvaney Military Family Student Scholarships April 30, 2020
DHHS PTSA Senior Scholarships March 31, 2020
Distinguished Young Women of CA TBA - check back soon
Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association Scholarship March 21, 2020
The Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship Award $5000 - due December 31, 2019
Doris Walker Memorial Scholarship* TBA - application open
Dr. Pepper Scholarship Passed
Edison Scholarship December 16, 2020
Elks National Foundation

January 31, 2020 at midnight

*choose San Clemente Elks Lodge # 2068

Filene Music Scholarship January 20, 2020
Foundation Fellowship and Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarships  Based on specific scholarship
Fountainhead Essay Contest May 15, 2020
Gates Scholarship September 15, 2019
General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Passed
Gettysburg College STEM Scholars Program

January 15, 2020

Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc August 14, 2020
Hispanic Education Endowment Fund December 31, 2019
Hispanic Heritage Foundation: Youth Awards October 15, 2019
Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship program Rolling admission
Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs October 25, 2019
Hunt Scholarship January 15, 2020
Huntingon Learning Center Scholarship December 31, 2019
Indiana University Bloomington Scholarships Complete Application to Indiana University by November 1st
Italian Catholic Federation Scholarship March 15, 2020
Jack Kent Cook Foundation Scholar Award November 13, 2019
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship TBA - check back soon: available December 2019
Jeanette Brown Continuing Education Scholarship* TBA - application open
Junior League of Orange County, California, Inc., (JLOCC) Scholarships May 15, 2020
Kids' Chance of California Scholarship Passed
Laguna Niguel Republican Women Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Laguna Niguel Rotary Scholarship* TBA - application open
Laguna Niguel Women's Club Scholarship* TBA - application open
National College Resources Foundation Scholarships Depends on scholarship
National Co-Op Scholarship Program Depends on scholarship
Latino Youth Leadership Academy  TBA - check back soon
Lauren Catuzzi Memorial Scholarship* TBA - application open
Levine Scholars Program  October 8, 2019
Lisa Cosenza Memorial Scholarship TBA - application open
Marbella Scholarship Foundation TBA - check back soon
Maryknoll Student Essay Contest November 15, 2019
Military Child of the Year Award December 9, 2019
Mission Viejo Activites Committee March 15, 2020
Monarch Beach Sunrise Rotary Club TBA - check back soon
Moose Youth Awareness Program TBA - check back soon
National Co-Op Scholarship Program February 15, 2020
National Honor Society Scholarship December 6, 2019
National Space Club Keynote Scholarship December 2, 2019
NROTC Marine Scholarship October 1st and December 31st 
Oklahoma State University Scholarships February 1st, 2020 for best consideration
OMBAR Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship TBA - check back soon
One for Two Education Foundation Scholarship February 15, 2020
Orange County Community Foundation Check website for various award deadlines
Orange County Mensa Scholarships  January 15, 2020
Orange County Youth Sports Foundation TBA - check back soon
Ordenza Marketing Group Scholarship September 30, 2019
PFLAG South OC Scholarship TBA - check back in December
PG & E Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship Grant for Prospective Educators TBA - check back soon
Prudential November 5, 2019
Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program depends on scholarship
Rezvan Foundation Scholarship January 20, 2020
Ron and Kelly Woods Memorial Scholarship * For more details, see Mrs. Casazza in Guidance
Ron Brown Scholarship January 9, 2020
Rosen Law Offices Community Outreach Scholarship May 15, 2020
San Clemente Area Reupblican Women Federated Scholarship TBA - check back soon
Scholarship for Kids of Injured Workers May 15, 2020
Seattle University Sullivan Leadership Award TBA - check back soon
SEG Foundation Scholarship March 1, 2020
Seton Hall's Scholarships see website for various deadlines
Sixt Scholars Program  November 1, 2019
Sons of Italy Western Foundation March 1, 2020
Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship February 15, 2020
Stanley Behrens Foundation Scholarship TBA - check back soon
State Council Cabrillo Civic Clubs of California Scholarship Passed
Student-View Scholarship Program March 15, 2020
Sullivan Leadership Award TBA - check back soon
SunTec Auto December 15, 2019
Teri Lynn O'Brien Memorial Scholarship*  TBA - application open
The Beauty and Wellness Scholarship for Women Quarterly Deadlines: January 1, March 31, June 30, September 30
The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program Apply to UT Dallas before December 12, 2019
The Great Clips Scholarship Program Fill out online form to stay notified
The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program February 1, 2020
The Law Offices of Randolph Rice Scholarship May 1, 2020
The Roberston Scholars Program November 15, 2019
Torch Awards Essay Scholarship August 30, 2019
U.S. Bank Student Union Scholarship Must complete online registration form
Unigo $10K Scholarship December 31, 2019
Voice of Democracy Scholarship October 31, 2019
Willow Tree Scholarship  TBA - check back soon
  • Review this site weekly, especially during the Spring Semester. Although the majority of the scholarship opportunities listed below are for graduating seniors only, some do not have grade level restrictions. 
  • The scholarship listings in the chart below have either a direct link to the donor's website or an application that you may download and complete and send to the organization. 
  • Begin your search early and start collecting the pieces of information you will need for your applications:  essay about yourself, high school transcript, recommendation letters from teachers, community members, employers, etc., resume of honors and activities and awards. Update your information as needed.
  • Follow application instructions carefully and apply directly to the scholarship organization. 

  • Send your completed application to the address listed on the application and be sure to adhere to the organization's deadline.  

  • If the organization requires an official transcript you need to order it through Parchment and have it sent to you.

  •  Be sure to give yourself time to have the official transcript sent to you.  Keep the official transcript sealed and attach to your scholarship application.