South Pasadena High School


General Scholarship Links:


Scholarships that may not inquire about Immigration Status or require Social Security Number: MALDEF Scholarship Resource List


Scholarships available to students residing in or planning to study in the state of California: 25 Great Scholarships for California Students


Open Scholarships: (click on name of scholarship for more information)


Distinguished Young Women of Los Angeles County cordially invites the Class of 2021 to apply for $1 Billion in scholarships!
Founded in 1958, Distinguished Young Women is the largest and oldest national scholarship program for high school girls. It positively impacts the lives of young women by providing a transformative experience that promotes reaching your full potential, includes Life Skills Workshops (co-sponsored locally by Deloitte) and makes available over $1 Billion in scholarships every year. Distinguished Young Women strives to give every young woman the opportunity to further her education and prepare for a successful future.
The Distinguished Young Women of Los Angeles County Scholarship Program for the Class of 2021 will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2020Please note the deadline to apply is Friday, February 7, 2020 and there is absolutely NO COST to participate in Distinguished Young Women. The young women selected to represent Los Angeles County will receive a cash scholarship and the opportunity to compete for $40,000 in cash scholarships at the Distinguished Young Women of California program in the summer of 2020. All local participants are eligible for scholarships from participating universities, just by participating in the program
Application open!
The new CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarships program is awarding $5M in #scholarships to the class of 2020. There is no GPA or family income requirement. Students simply get rewarded for the work they're already doing to apply for college.
February 29, 2020
Each year, the Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards two scholarships to innovative and highly creative high school and college students. We seek essay submissions from students who are creative thinkers and problem solvers. Whether you are a star in your local community, an aspiring leader, a tech whiz, an engineer or a creative writer, we want to hear from you.
December 1, 2019

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students, in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply (DACA or Undocumented). Recipients must also be available to attend the 38th USHLI National Conference in Chicago, IL from February 20-22, 2020.

Since 1982, USHLI has awarded over $1.3 million in scholarships and internships to students from disenfranchised groups. Most notably, the Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for young Hispanic Leaders seeks to recognize Hispanic students who share Dr. Andrade’s lifelong commitment to servant leadership.

November 30, 2019
For Juniors

The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study.  Coolidge Scholars are selected based primarily on academic excellence. Secondary criteria include: an interest in public policy, an appreciation for and understanding of the values President Coolidge championed, as well as humility and service.

January 16, 2020

We’re giving away scholarships worth up to $100,000 to help you #HACERproud those that have supported you along the way.  

 Check out the requirements below to see if the HACER® National Scholarship is right for you:

  • You’re a high school senior
  • You’re a legal U.S. resident
  • You’re younger than 21 years old
  • You carry a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • You’re eligible to attend a two- or four-year college or university with a full-time course of study
  • You’ll disclose other scholarship programs that you’ve applied for
  • You’ll enroll and attend an accredited institution in the academic year after your selection (verification needed, as scholarship funds are paid directly to the schools)
  • You have at least one parent of Hispanic heritage 
Deadline to apply is February 5, 2020
• U.S. Citizen
• 17 years of age by Sept. 1st of the year starting college and less than 23 years
of age on June 30th of that year
• Physically qualified by Marine Corps standards
• No moral obligations or personal convictions that will prevent conscientious
bearing of arms, and supporting and defending the Constitution of the United
States against all enemies, foreign and domestic
• No criminal record of military or civilian offenses
• Achieve qualifying scores on the SAT (1000) or ACT (22)
• Apply for and gain admission to an approved NROTC college or program
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EDISON - STEM College Scholarships for High School Seniors

Here’s the rundown of requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior with at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA, plan to pursue studies in the STEM fields at a four-year accredited college or university and show financial need.
  • Eligible STEM majors include computer and information systems, engineering, engineering technology, management information systems, mathematics, natural resources and conservation and physical sciences.
  • Applicants must live in Southern California Edison’s service territory.
  • The top 50 finalists will be required to submit a short video. Don’t stress, it’s simple.
  • Dependents of Edison International and SCE employees and retirees are not eligible.
December 16, 2019

The LA Clippers are pleased to offer an opportunity to assist college-bound students. Six $4,000 Stay In School Scholarships will be offered to seniors planning to attend a four-year college beginning in the fall of 2019. Scholarships will be made available to students residing in the greater Los Angeles area. Below are your 2018-19 Stay in School Scholarship recipients.

Applications can be submitted until February 15, 2020.