Scholarship Newsflash

A scholarship allows students to focus on academics, increasing their chances of staying in school and graduating on time. Students who receive scholarships have fewer financial concerns, more time to study, and a greater chance of success. Click here for access to a wealth of scholarship opportunities!
Who Should Apply:
  • Students in grade 9-12 in an accredited Orange County school
  • September 19, 2023, 11:59pm
Who Should Apply:
  • High school seniors with a 3.0 GPA
  • Plans to pursue a degree at an accredited US college or university
  • October 2, 2023, 5pm EST
Who Should Apply:
  • High school seniors who are US citizens
  • November 12, 2023, 11:59pm PST
Who Should Apply:
  • Legal US resident who is 16 years of age or older
  • Plans to enroll, at least half-time, in an accredited post-secondary institution within one year of winning the prize
  • Students and parents of students can apply
Deadline: (Ongoing)
  • $2,500 awarded on a monthly basis
  • $2,500 awarded quarterly for the Minority Scholarship Prize
  • $15,000 awarded once per year
Who Should Apply:
  • Seniors that will attend a CSU or UC
  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in computer science, science, technology, engineering, or medicine.
  • Student or parent immigrated to the United States
  • Annual household income of less than $75,000
  • A GPA of 3.0 or higher
Deadline: (Ongoing)
  • $2,000 awarded on a yearly basis (x4 years)
  • $8,000 total award 
  • New applications available in May

Mobile Access to Scholarships!


Scholarships and grants are helpful ways to fund your college education. They provide you with free money that can go towards tuition or other educational expenses.

To find and apply for scholarships, sign up for Going Merry ( -- it’s free! Going Merry has thousands of national, regional, and local scholarships. There are also opportunities for every grade level, from freshmen to seniors. 

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You can also download the Going Merry mobile app (and sign up that way) on iOS or Android.