Welcome to the Bullard High Scholarship page. As the cost of post-secondary education rises, it is important that students find as many sources of financial support as possible, including scholarships. Below you will find multiple scholarships, including websites where more scholarships can be found. Though our counseling staff posts all of the scholarships we receive, this is not an exhaustive list. We encourage students to search other websites and community agencies to locate more scholarships.
Popular Scholarship Websites
|www.alliancescholars.org (STEM)||Chafee Grant Info (Foster Youth)|
|www.scholarshipexperts.com||www.uncf.org (African American)|
|www.latinocollegedollars.com (Latino)||www.apiasf.org (Asian/Pacific Islander)|
|www.hsf.net (Latino)||www.maldef.org (Latino)|
|www.collegefund.org (Native American)||www.thehaef.org (Hmong)|
Below are lists of scholarships listed by month due. Many scholarships require online applications. Refer to the website (click on the scholarship title) for specific criteria for each scholarship and application instructions.
***This is not an exhaustive list of scholarships and we encourage students to search for other scholarships available online and in the community. ***
Last Updated: September 2017 Next update scheduled: October 2017
*2018 Scholar-athlete of the year award (2/12/18)
This prestigious award recognizes two senior student-athletes based on excellence in athletics, academics, and character. One male and one female will each receive $5,000 as well as a visit to the State Capitol in Sacramento where they will be honored in front of the State assembly and legislature. Must possess a minimum 3.5 GPA.
*Scholarship for Emerging Marketing Geniuses (due 12/15/17)
The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in SEO and content marketing. Unlike most scholarships which simply require good luck to win, the Publicity.ai scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to appreciate and explain genius marketing!
*The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship (due 12/15/17)
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in sales & marketing. Unlike most scholarships which require a simple essay and “good luck” to win, the Lead Roster scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to market and sell your own ideas!
*Wendy’s Heisman Scholarship Today (due 10/2/17) for High School Seniors who excel in class, sports and in the community.
*Hispanic Heritage Foundation (due 10/2/17)
Available to (Class of 2018) Latino high school seniors who excel in the classroom and community and for their focus in various categories including: Business & Entrepreneurship, Community Service, Education, Healthcare & Science, Media & Entertainment, Science, Technology, and Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM). Please visit page for more information and application.
*California Community Colleges (10/5/17)
DACA Renewal Scholarship. Scholarship Opportunities from the Mission Asset Fund of $495 Available for Dreamers.
*Hansen Injury Law Firm Scholarship (due 8/1/17)
The following eligibility criteria MUST be met to qualify:
- You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
- You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA in the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended.
*Bright Smile Scholarship (due 7/15/17)
The goal of the RELIANCE DENTAL Bright Smile Scholarship is to encourage better oral health among the next generation, promote the importance of regular dental checkups, and emphasize the overall health benefits of a healthy smile! To apply, students must create a poster or social media post to help us get the word out, and they must be certified by a dental office as practicing good oral health habits.
*Veterinarian Science Scholarship – (due 7/31/17)
Scholarships available to High School seniors who are planning on attending college in the fall of 2017.
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*The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation (due 6/1/17)
CLLCF Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors and College/University Students. There are 60 $1,000 scholarships. Please see link for details.
*Got a Spine Scholarship – $500 – 1 award (due 6/2/17)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be attending college or university no later than October of 2016 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.
*Abbot and Fenner Scholarship program due (6/12/17) The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
*Global Lift Equipment Scholarship – $500 – 1 award (due 6/15/17)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in the US no later than the Fall of 2017. Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.
*BigSun Scholarship – $500: (due 6/19/17)
The BigSun Organization is offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.
*Lift Parts Express Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (due 6/30/17)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a current senior in high school and enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 1017 in a college or university.
*Sterling law offices (due 6/30/17)
Sterling Law Offices, S.C. is offering students the opportunity to win a $1,000 paid scholarship towards their academic goals. We believe in education and want to help curb the cost of education for students. Our hope is that this scholarship will help students continue to pursue their dream and achieve all of their goals. The scholarship is open to high school seniors preparing for their first year of college.
*Overcoming Obstacles Scholarship (due 6/30/17)
Write your story about a time you were overcoming obstacles and post it to Facebook along with hashtag #OvercomingObstaclesScholarship. Also complete application online.
Click here for Scholarships with May Deadlines
*Carrie Dunn Penchuk Memorial Scholarship (due 5/1/17)
Carrie Dunn scholarship is available to any student planning a career in the fine, visual or performing arts. Type a 1 page resume, 2 letters of recommendation, list awards/honors received. Applications available in B-26 Counselors office.
*Mildred Benson Memorial Scholarship (due 5/5/17)
Eligible senior with 2.75 GPA or higher with and attends the African-American recognition program (http://deltaaaceremony.gotofresnostate.com/). See webpage for more details. Email: Lisa.Nichols@fresnounified.org
*Armenian Relief Society of Western USA, Inc. (due 5/5/17)
High School seniors of Armenian descent, earning a minimum GPA of 3.5, who are attending College/University next year may apply. Please come by B-26 for an application from Mr. Aguirre.
*B. Davis Scholarship (due 5/20/17)
Variety of scholarships for women. There is a $10,000 scholarship for mom’s. Please visit link for more information and application.
Lip sync for College cash challenge. Visit webpage, click on banner, download “A Little Bit of Magic” audio clip, record a musical.ly video using “A Little Bit of Magic” and share on musical.ly using #LipSync #CollegeCash #SweepstakesEntry. You can win a $5,000 Scholarship or $100 weekly giftcards.
*Ron Brown Scholar Program by Pathway Support Program (due 5/31/17)
2017 Applications are open to talented African American rising high school juniors and sophomores. Must have demonstrated leadership and active involvement at school and/or the community.
*Scholarships for Native American Students (due 5/31/17)
Scholarships for Native American Students who are enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States. Student must show proof of registration as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe or proof of relationship to at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Must also have a minimum 2.0 GPA.
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*Proteus Inc (due 4/1/17)
- Applicant family must be low income: Please refer to attached Poverty Guidelines (attached)
- Must have received a service from Proteus within the last 2 years. (if over 18 years of age)
- Parents must have received a service from Proteus within the last 2 years.
- Must live in either: Kern, Kings, Fresno, or Tulare Counties
- Your enrollment status must be full time for 2017-2018 school year.
- Plan to attend a two or four-year College, or an accredited Post –secondary institute.
- Student not eligible to apply for scholarship are: Proteus employees or their immediate relatives.
*Church Women United Scholarships (due 4/5/17)
Must be a high school senior with a 3.0 GPA or above. Criteria for scholarship includes church/community involvement, school activities, and educational goals. For more information pick up application from B26 in Mr. Aguirre’s office.
*David A. Fausone $1250 Memorial Scholarship (due 4/7/17)
Scholarship for seniors planning to continue an interest in Music. East Kiwanis Foundation dedicated this scholarship to the memory of a former Bullard High School Student David A. Fausone who died following heart surgery in 1991 and had a love for music.
Visit Mr. Aguirre in Counseling office, B-26, for more information.
*2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships (due 4/10/17)
$5,000 scholarships are awarded to two African American and two Hispanic students currently completing their senior year of high school in a member district of the Council of the Great City Schools. Please see webpage for more information.
*LendEDU Scholarship (due 4/15/17)
The LendEDU Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship award and it is available for high school seniors.
*2017 Rotary North/South Football (due 4/7/17)
This scholarship is available to any senior who attends a school that is represented at the Rotary North / South Football Game. Please visit linked webpage for more details and application.
*Joyce Anabo Memorial Scholarship (due 4/21/17)
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial aid for tuition and textbooks for a talented theatre student who plans to attend college. You must have at least a 3.0 GPA and be accepted into a college or university, including a community college.
*2017 Student-View Scholarship Program (due 4/22/17)
Must be a high school senior who is planning on attending a four-year college, community/junior college or career school.
*William M. Maguy Scholarship (4/28/17)
In memory of Proteus’s long serving CEO, this $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a community -minded individual seeking a career in the social service field. Please stop by B-26 to pick up an application and see requirements.
* Go to High School go To College Scholarship (due 4/29/17)
To be Eligible you must be a senior with 2.75 GPA or higher with and attends the African-American recognition (http://deltaaaceremony.gotofresnostate.com). Applications also available in B26. Email: Lisa.Nichols@fresnounified.org
*Get a boost Scholarship (due 4/30/17)
Black Note is looking to award a $2,000 scholarship to each student that shares innovative, ingenious or just plain good ideas on ways to help smokers put down cigarettes and join the world’s smoke-free movement. See link for more details on essay.
*All about Education Scholarship (due 4/30/17)
- Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
- Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
- Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
Submit an online written response to the question:
“How will a $3,000 scholarship for education make a difference in your life?” (250 words or less)
*Central California Asian Pacific Women (CCAPW), (due 4/30/17)
The scholarships provide financial assistance to Asian and Pacific Islander (API) women pursuing higher education who live in and/or are from Fresno County. Applicants will be evaluated based on the following: first generation student, academic achievement, leadership, contribution to API community, and ethnic diversity. Applicants must be an entering/continuing undergraduate, entering/continuing graduate, or re-entry student in a college or university. Special awards are also available for students studying health and/or attending a college at the State Center Community College District.
*Armenian Relief Society – Fresno Sophia Chapter (due4/30/17)
Recipient should be of American descent, resident of Fresno County, and intent to pursue a college education. Please come by room B-26 for more information.
Click here for Scholarships with March Deadlines
*Order Sons of Italy in America – Grand Lodge of California & Sons of Italy Western Foundation (due 3/1/17)
The Grand Lodge of California, Order Sons of Italy announces the availability of scholarships for graduating seniors in the Class of 2017. Scholarships are available in the following categories: Academic Awards for high school seniors and Italian Language Study Grants in Italy for high school seniors for the summer of 2017. Applicant MUST BE wholly or partially of Italian descent. Applicant MUST BE enrolled in an accredited trade school, college or university or community college for the fall of 2017.
*State farm good neighbor scholarship program due (3/1/17)
Available to a high school seniors who is earning between a 2.5 and 3.2 Grade point average. Student who is planning on attending an accredited 2 or 4 year school for the 2017-2018 academic year.
*Tzu Chi Scholars (due 3/3/17)
Tzu Chi Scholars is a scholarship program funded by Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation to recognize and provide financial assistance to outstanding college-bound high school graduates. Tzu Chi Scholars are selected on the basis of their financial need, academic achievement and community involvement. Each Scholar will receive a one-time award of $1,000. A small number of Scholars may be further recognized for a four-year total scholarship award of up to $4,000.
*2017 Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival (due 3/10/17)
Eligible applicants must be senior of Japanese American descent with a minimum GPA of 2.5 who is actively involved in his/her community. Award of $2,000. See Mr. Aguirre in B-26 for application and details.
*Fresno Kings Counties CattleWomen Scholarship (due 3/15/17)
Must have a background in agriculture and show an ongoing interest in perpetuating the agricultural industry, a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or better. Come by Mr. Aguirre’s office for other requirements and application.
*Red and White Scholarship Fund Sponsored by Saints Community COGIC (due 3/15/17)
2017 African American graduate with GPA of 2.5 minimum. Must show proof of completion of community service hours. Attach transcripts, (2) letters of recommendation, 250 word essay, and 5″x7″ photo. See Mr. Aguirre in B26 for more information.
*Youth free Expression film contest (due 3/15/17)
$250, $500, & $1,000 scholarships available. Please see webpage for details and application.
*Italian Catholic Federation (due 3/15/17)
Offering a $400 Scholarship to Roman Catholic graduating seniors of Italian descent who have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2 GPA. See webpage for more details.
*Association of Mexican American Educators Inc. – Fresno AMAE Chapter (due 3/17/17) AMAE encourages Hispanic students, especially those interested in the field of education, to apply for one of our scholarships. See Mr. Aguirre for more details and application in B-26.
If your parent or legal guardian is employed by a wine grape grower, apply for the CAWG Foundation scholarship program. You can study the subject of your choice! For UC or CSU Four Year Programs: two 4-year $8,000 scholarships available and for California Community Colleges: four 2-year $2,000 scholarships are available.
*Youth Scholarship Program (due 3/24/17)
High School senior who is planning on attending college within 100 miles of where the parents live. See webpage for more details.
*2017 Caltrans District 6 / Central Region Employee Family Scholarship
Students must be related to a current, former, or retired Caltrans District 6 employee. Available to students who are graduating High School from Fresno, Madera, Kings, Kern or Tulare counties are eligible to apply for this $2,000.00 scholarship. Must possess a 2.5 GPA or better, plan to attend University, College, or trade school and plan to pursue a career in related transportation field: Accounting, Anthropology, Archaeology, Animal/Plant Biology, Business Administration, Communications, Construction, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Science, Equipment Operations, Graphic Design, Human Resources, Information Technology, Landscape Architecture, Legal, Planning, Project Management, Real Estate, Surverying.
*2017 Caltrans District 6 / Central Region Transportation Scholarship
Students who are graduating High School from Fresno, Madera, Kings, Kern or Tulare counties are eligible to apply for this $2,000.00 scholarship. Must possess a 2.5 GPA or better, plan to attend University, College, or trade school and plan to pursue a career in related transportation field: Accounting, Anthropology, Archaeology, Animal/Plant Biology, Business Administration, Communications, Construction, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Science, Equipment Operations, Graphic Design, Human Resources, Information Technology, Landscape Architecture, Legal, Planning, Project Management, Real Estate, Surverying.
*Ray Jones Scholarship Fund (due3/31/17)
The Ray Jones Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to selected California Indian students graduating from high school and who are pursuing a postsecondary degree. Five scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded to selected applicants seeking a postsecondary degree at a college, university, or vocational school. One $5,000 scholarship with be awarded to a selected applicant seeking a bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university. Applications available in B26.
*Superpower Scholarship (due 3/31/17)
$2,500 scholarship for students who are at least 13 years of age and will graduate by or before 2023. Please see webpage link for more details and application.
This award is for a high school senior who is attending high school within the San Joaquin area. The profile for the “Anthony Brucia Success Award” is a student who had to overcome lack of success early on and has made changes to be successful. Please see webpage for more details.
*California Women for Agriculture (due 3/31/17)
The Central Valley California Women for Agriculture (CVCWA) is pleased to announce the call for scholarship applications for students pursuing a degree/career in agriculture the 2017-18 academic year! Please see link for more details and application.
Click here for Scholarships with February Deadlines
*eQuality Scholarship Collaborative (due 2/1/17)
Scholarships are offered to graduating high school students to recognize service to the LGBT community. Scholarships may be used at any accredited post-secondary institution-college, university, or trade school.
*Make a Difference Scholarship Application (due 2/1/17)
Award criteria includes: Graduating Fresno County high school senior who has demonstrated a high level of participation in extracurricular activities to improve the positive outcomes of others in his/her community through volunteerism, mentoring, and the embodiment of the characteristics of kindness, compassion, and leadership.
*Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation (due 2/22/17)
Full ride scholarship available to a High School junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2018 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident.
*Asian Pacific Fund (due 2/24/17)
Scholarships for Asian students with financial needs ranging from $500 to $20,000 each.
*Discover Scholarship Award ( due 2/28/17)
The $2,500 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by The Student Loan Corporation (the “Sponsor”) for high school Seniors.
*Youth on course (due 2/28/17) Provide youth with access to life-changing opportunities through golf. Applicants must maintain a 3.0 GPA, meet merit and needs for scholarships, be accepted to a four-year college/university.
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*Fresno State Business Scholars Scholarship (due 1/5/17)
The Business Scholars is a scholarship organization that awards $16,000 over the course of four years to incoming freshman attending Fresno State. Students with this scholarship serve as ambassadors for the Craig School of Business.
*www.apiasf.org/scholarships (due 1/11/17) Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund for high school seniors. Open enrollment begin on September 15, 2016.
*E.M. Tharp/World Ag Expo Scholarship (due 1/20/17)
World Ag Expo and E.M. Tharp, Inc. have partnered together once again to provide the “We Believe in Growing” scholarship, created to support students pursuing a career in agriculture. High school seniors from Madera, Fresno, Tulare, Kings and Kern counties are encouraged to apply for the scholarship by January 20, 2017. Two recipients will be awarded a $10,000 scholarship that will be presented to them at World Ag Expo. The students eligible to apply must be seniors in high school and need to be attending a four-year university with an agriculture major. The scholarships will be disbursed over four years at $2,500 per year
*California Table Grape Commission – Agricultural Scholarships – (due 1/23/17)
The California Table Grape Commission is offering up to three $20,000 four-year agricultural scholarships to students who are interested in working in the California table grape industry. The scholarships are available to seniors graduating in 2017 and to high school graduates entering college for the first time.
*Discover Scholarships for Students (due 1/31/17) for High School Juniors
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*Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program (due 12/1/16) for Seniors
Last year more than 1,000 scholarships were awarded to diverse students. Will begin accepting nomination on September 7, 2016.
You may nominate at Comcast@applyISTS.com or (855) 670-4787
*Boston University Trustee Scholarship Competition (due 12/1/16) for Seniors Students from around the world with outstanding academic ability and the potential to inspire fellow students to excel.
*10 Words or Less Scholarship – $500 – 1 award (due 12/1/16)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be attending school in the Fall of 2016. High school students who are enrolled by September 2016 are considered eligible.
*Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers – $2,000 – 5 awards (due 12/1/2016)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior planning to pursue a career in teaching physics in high school.
*Boston University Trustee Scholarship Competition (due12/1/16)
The Boston University Trustee Scholars Program welcomes 25 new Trustee Scholars to the Boston University community. Trustee Scholars rank at the top of their classes and demonstrate exceptional leadership in their schools and communities. Scholarship recipients are selected by a faculty committee from a competitive pool of applicants. The trustee Scholarship covers full undergraduate tuition plus orientation and mandatory undergraduate student fees for four years.
*Pepsi Co Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund (due 12/2/16). The Fund will provide $300,000 in scholarship awards to qualified Latino students in Arizona and California regardless of national origin or immigration status in an effort to promote their academic success. The Fund supports 10 scholarships at $5,000 per student annually and will continue to do so until 2021. Scholarships are granted solely based on academic excellence, leadership in extra-curricular activities, commitment to volunteer service in the community and financial need.
*National Space Club Scholarship – $10,000 – 1 award: (due 12/2/2016)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior. They must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests.
*PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund – (due 12/12/16)
Available to High School seniors, with a minimum 3.0 GPA, who will be entering any education institution.
*Points Scholarships – $10,000 – 10 awards (due 12/15/16)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must plan on enrolling in a college or university in the U.S.
Click here for Scholarships with November Deadlines
*SP Scholarships – $10,000 – 10 awards: (due 11/15/16)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be enrolling in a college or university in the U.S. and be a legal resident of the U.S.
*Andrew Flushe Scholarship – $500 – 2 awards (due 11/30/16)
To be eligible for the scholarship students must be a high school senior who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school.
*Caption Scholarship – $500 – 1 award (due 11/30/16)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be attending a college/university no later that the fall of 2017 and must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater and be a resident of the United States.
*Elks Most Valuable Scholarship – $50,000 – 500 awards (Deadline: November 30, 2016)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a senior who is a citizen of the United States.
*Sixt Scholars – $5,000 – 5 awards (Deadline: November 30, 2016)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior graduating in the academic year of 2016-2017.
*Stokes Educational Scholarship Program (due 10/31/16) For Seniors Up to $30,000 per year for students majoring in computer science or computer/electrical engineering.
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*Hispanic Heritage Foundation (due 10/2/16)
Youth Awards honor Latino high school seniors who excel in the classroom and community and for their focus in various categories including Business & Entrepreneurship, Community Service, Education, Engineering, Healthcare & Science, & Mathematical Science.
*Wendy’s High School Heisman (due 10/3/16) for High School Seniors who excel in class, sports and in the community.
*AES Engineering Scholarship (due 10/6/16)
$500.00 scholarships available. Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:
*Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs (due 10/25/16) for High School Seniors The Horatio Alger Association honors the achievements of outstanding individuals in our society who have succeeded in spite of adversity and who are committed to supporting young people in pursuit of increased opportunities through higher education.
*Coca-Cola Scholarship (due 10/31/16) Achievement based scholarship evaluated on leadership, academics, and service. Minimum $1,000 stipend to high school seniors.
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Questbridge National College Match for high achieving low income students- due September 27
How to Fill out the Questbridge Application: