The SRJC Foundation has ranked No. 1 in the United States among the top 1,500 Community Colleges for fundraising with over $47 million in endowments. The SRJC Foundation receives donations from individuals, community groups, and organizations to provide over 700 scholarships for full-time students who will continue their education at SRJC or will transfer from SRJC to a four-year institution. These scholarships are competitive and are awarded to students based on scholastic achievement, financial need, academic field of study, community service, campus activities, and essay responses. All students, including international students, may receive multiple scholarship awards.
By completing one application, students may be considered for many of the over 250 different scholarships that can help you pay for tuition, textbooks, and other expenses. The Scholarship Office provides workshops to assist students in completing applications and writing essays.
Santa Rosa Junior College Foundation Continuing Student Scholarship
Over 400 scholarships are available for students who will continue their studies at SRJC during the next academic year. Students may apply for these continuing scholarships if, at the time of application, they are enrolled in 6 or more units at SRJC in the spring semester and have an overall SRJC GPA of 2.0 or higher (2.5+ recommended).
Please note: While new students are encouraged to apply, most scholarships require 12 or more units completed by the end of a fall semester. Scholarship awards are based on grade performance (GPA) and financial need. Applications for the Continuing Student Scholarship are usually available January 1 through March 1.
This program is designed for Santa Rosa Junior College students who have completed at least 24 units at SRJC by the end of a fall semester or will complete 60 transferable units by the end of a spring semester and will transfer to a four-year institution during the upcoming academic year. Applicants must, at the time of application, be enrolled in 6 or more units at SRJC and have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 or higher to apply.
Scholarships for International Students Only
The following scholarships are available for International students at Santa Rosa Junior College.
For students who have already completed at least 12 units at SRJC. Individual award of $1,000, are awarded: 9 awards for fall semester and 8 awards for spring semester. Based on minimum 3.0 GPA and financial need. Applications available in September and February each year. Scholarships available for continuing students and students planning to transfer the semester following receipt of the award.
For students who have already completed at least 12 units at SRJC. Individual award of $550.00, awarded in Fall semester. Based on grade performance (G.P.A.) and financial need. Applications available in February.
For students who have already completed at least 12 units at SRJC. Individual award of $475.00, awarded in Spring semester. Based on grade performance (G.P.A.) and financial need. Applications available in October.
For students who have already completed at least 12 units at SRJC. Award amounts vary. Based on grade performance (G.P.A.) and financial need. Rolling application deadline. Contact Scholarship Office for more information.
For more information and details on these scholarships, contact the Scholarship Programs Office, Plover Hall, Santa Rosa Campus. Phone +1 (707) 527-4740. Scholarship applications are also available at Richard W. Call Building, Petaluma Campus.
Read about one of our 2016 scholarship winners here.