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:
  • Graduating senior who can demonstrate financial need
  • Applicants plan to enroll as a full or part-time student at a 2 or 4 year college or trade school
  • Students whose parent(s) have been fatally or seriously injured on the job
Deadline: May 15, 2023
Who should apply:
  • Graduating senior at an Orange County high school
  • Applicants plan to attend an accredited higher education institution or trade school
Deadline: May 19, 2023
Who should apply:
  • Graduating male seniors who plan to attend a participating college
Deadline: June 1, 2023
Who should apply:
  • Must be a high school senior

  • Applicants who wish to attain a certificate or Associate Arts degree of 2 years or less

  • Applicants must be Pell Grant Eligible

  • Applicants plan to attend a not-for-profit school

  • Applicants must be a US citizen

Deadline: June 15, 2023
Who should apply:
  • Legal US resident
  • Currently enrolled in school
  • At least 13 years old
Deadline: June 30, 2023
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 will be made available on May 28, 2022

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.