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Spring Semester Scholarships

Spring 2015 Scholarship is now available. Click here for application







The Griffin Award


Completion a minimum of 12 units; enrolled in 12 units; minimum GPA 3.5; applicants must have a record of service to the school.

2 Carolyn Panak Shushan Memorial Scholarship


Currently enrolled in the OTA Program as a second year student and have a current grade point average of at least 3.0. click here for application

James Rodey Young Creative Writers Scholarship


Completion of a minimum of 12 units; enrolled in 12 units; minimum GPA 3.0; pursuing a career in creative writing. click here for application


San Diego Foundation Dietschman Fund

$750.00 (2)

Current enrollment in at least 12 units. Completion of 12 units; majoring in the health care field; financial need.


Todd Longstreth Photographic Arts Scholarship


Enrollment in Photo II, III or advanced photo class; GPA 3.0; submission of 2 unmounted 8x10 photos process and printed by applicant. click here for application


Albert and June Van Zanten Memorial Scholarship




Awarded in memory of a former Grossmont Trustee of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District and former Mayor of El Cajon to assist former foster youth students with tuition books and other living expenses and who have financial need and a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. click here for application


Barbara Chernofsky Scholarship in Child Development


Students must be graduating in Spring with a degree in child development; minimum GPA 3.0. 


Barnes and Noble Textbook Award

$500.00 (7)

Seven awards will be as follows:  3 awards to students majoring in General Business; 2 awards to Entering Freshmen students (enrolled in the first or second semester of college); 2 awards to students who are Intercollegiate Team members; all students must be enrolled full time; minimum GPA 2.5.


Christy Seiler Davis Memorial Scholarship


Re-Entry Student, Age 35 and older.

10  Dayna Ivy Peoples Memorial Scholarship


Re-Entry student who can demonstrate financial need. Completion of 12 units with a GPA of at least 3.0

Grossmont College Excellence in Dance Scholarship


Completion of 24 units; Full-time student; minimum GPA 3.0 in dance classes and a cumulative GPA of 2.8 in all other college work; applicant must be pursuing a major or minor in dance and have demonstrated a commitment to dance; must be enrolled in a Dance Theatre


Jack Wilton Scholarship in Biology


Completion of a minimum of 12 units; at least 10 units must be in Biology; minimum GPA 3.0; demonstration of service to the community

13 Clark Mires Scholarship in Theatre Arts $300.00 Completion of minimum of 24 units; enrolled in 12 units, at least 6 units in theatre arts; minimum GPA 2.5; declared Theatre Arts major pursuing a career in technical theater. click here for application

Katherine Faulconer Scholarship in Theatre Arts


Completion of minimum of 24 units; enrolled in 12 units, at least 6 units in theatre arts; minimum GPA 2.5; declared Theatre Arts major. click here for application

15 Lee Roper Memorial Scholarship


Re-Entry Student who has completed at least 12 units and is majoring in a Social Science subject.
16 Grossmont College Financial Aid Office Continuing Student Scholarship


Applicant must have at least completed one semester at Grossmont College with a GPA of 2.75 with financial need.

Grossmont College International Student Scholarship


Applicants must be F1 Visa; completion of 24 units at Grossmont College; pursuing an AA degree; minimum GPA 3.0.


Jack Mashin Athletic Scholarship

$250.00 (2)

Currently enrolled in at least 12 units; minimum GPA 2.0.  Applicant must participate in intercollegiate sports at Grossmont College and exhibited leadership. 


ASGC Lyman Menor Scholarship


Completion of 9 units and current enrollment in 9 units; financial need; must participate in a recognized organization or athletics on campus.
20 Grossmont College EOPS Scholarship $200.00 Sponsored by the Grossmont College EOPS department awarded to a student who is currently involved in any EOPS; CARE, CALWORKS, or HORIZONS.


ESL Scholarship


Completion of a minimum of 12 units of ESL classes; currently enrolled in a minimum of 12 units; one ESL core curriculum class; minimum GPA 3.0.


Marjory Galbally Scholarship


Applicant must be a full-time student who has completed a minimum of 12 units with financial need.


Dianne Westman Memorial Scholarship


Applicant must be enrolled full-time; pursuing a career in marketing or retail management or business; minimum GPA 2.5.


Grossmont College DSPS Scholarship


Current enrollment in 6 units; applicant must be physically, learning or communicatory disabled; financial need. If applicant is not receiving services from DSPS, applicant must submit record documenting the disability.


Henry Vanden Broek Nursing Scholarship


Second year nursing student; financial need.


Jean Jones Scholarship


Current enrollment in a GC Symphony or a musical performance class; completion of 6 units; minimum GPA 2.5; enrolled full time.

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