Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Riverside Community College District Scholarship listing. Below are scholarship opportunities offered by the Riverside Community College District Foundation. The General Scholarship Application is required to apply and be considered for all the scholarship opportunities listed below. You will be matched to any scholarships for which you meet the general requirements. Some scholarships may also require more action in addition to the General Application.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies - Amount to be determined Creative Writing Scholarship (High School)
The Creative Writing Scholarship was established in 1993 by the English department faculty to encourage academic and artistic excellence in...
The Creative Writing Scholarship was established in 1993 by the English...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline04/30/2019
Varies - Amount to be determined Dell Roberts Endowed Scholarship
The Dell Roberts Endowed Scholarship was established in 2003 by the friends and colleagues of RCCD Foundation Board member Dell Roberts in...
The Dell Roberts Endowed Scholarship was established in 2003 by the...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline04/30/2019
Varies - Amount to be determined Megan E. Clarke Memorial Scholarship (High School)
The Megan E. Clarke Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Megan Clarke, a 2004 Poly High School graduate, who lost her life in a tragic...
The Megan E. Clarke Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline04/30/2019
Varies - Amount to be determined Paul Barron Memorial Endowed Scholarship (High School)
The faculty and staff from the School of Cosmetology created the Paul Barron Memorial Endowed Scholarship in memory of Paul at his untimely...
The faculty and staff from the School of Cosmetology created the Paul...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline04/30/2019
Varies - Amount to be determined Roy L. Haglund & Martha Haglund Waite & Ernest K. Waite Endowed Scholarship
The members of the Haglund and Waite families have served the greater Riverside community with distinction. They are known as philanthropists in...
The members of the Haglund and Waite families have served the greater...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline04/30/2019
$1,000 The Community Scholars Program
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties awards significant scholarship support to hundreds RCCD students each year,...
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/30/2019
$500 Aaron & Anita Tilton Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Aaron Tilton was an attorney who worked on the Nuremberg Trials after serving in the OSS during World War II, before pursuing a very successful...
Aaron Tilton was an attorney who worked on the Nuremberg Trials after...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Afton Williamson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Afton Williamson was truly a special individual. A silent giant, she has been described as, “highly intelligent, selfless, and a little ditzy.” ...
Afton Williamson was truly a special individual. A silent giant, she...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship-Moreno Valley College
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties established the Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship to provide support to...
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship-Norco College
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties established the Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship to provide support to...
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship-Riverside City College
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties established the Agatha J. Baxter Memorial Scholarship to provide support to...
The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$500 Al Parker Memorial Scholarship
Al Parker served Riverside City College as a dedicated and popular faculty member, from September 1969 until his retirement in 2014. Al dearly...
Al Parker served Riverside City College as a dedicated and popular...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$600 Alan D. and Jan Pauw Endowed Scholarship
Alan Pauw served on the RCC District Board of Trustees from 1964-1992, leading the District during a period of unprecedented growth. In recognition...
Alan Pauw served on the RCC District Board of Trustees from 1964-1992,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$500 Albert Tilton Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Albert Tilton was the husband of Irmy Tilton, RCC Cosmetology Director Emerita, until his passing in 1977. His principal occupation was an...
Albert Tilton was the husband of Irmy Tilton, RCC Cosmetology Director...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Alcira Dieguez Memorial Scholarship
Professor Alcira Dieguez was an associate faculty member who taught Spanish at Riverside City College and Norco College for several years. She was...
Professor Alcira Dieguez was an associate faculty member who taught...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$300 Alpha Delta Kappa Iota Chapter Scholarship
Alpha Delta Kappa is a sorority for women in education who support students entering the field of education. The Alpha Delta Kappa Iota Chapter...
Alpha Delta Kappa is a sorority for women in education who support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Alpha Gamma Sigma Tutorial Scholarship
Alpha Gamma Sigma is the state student honor society. The Alpha Gamma Sigma Tutorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a continuing Riverside City...
Alpha Gamma Sigma is the state student honor society. The Alpha Gamma...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$650 Alyssa Rayne "Aly" McCroskey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Aly was a bright, beautiful, loving 16 year-old whose brief life ended tragically on June 29, 2008. Her goal in life was to make a difference in...
Aly was a bright, beautiful, loving 16 year-old whose brief life ended...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650
Ended
$500 Annie and Ray Honore Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student at Moreno Valley College with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who is a current member of the Moreno Valley College...
This scholarship is awarded to a student at Moreno Valley College with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$675 Antoinette Tavaglione "Tavy" Diederich Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Antoinette Tavaglione Diederich, RN, was an operating room supervisor at Riverside Community Hospital from 1947 until her retirement in 1976. She...
Antoinette Tavaglione Diederich, RN, was an operating room supervisor at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $675
Ended
$475 APICS Inland Empire Chapter Logistics Scholarship
The APICS Inland Empire Chapter Logistics Scholarship promotes logistics education in the Inland Empire and recognizes the long-standing...
The APICS Inland Empire Chapter Logistics Scholarship promotes logistics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $475
Ended
$300 Arlington-Riverside Gakuen Endowed Scholarship
The Arlington-Riverside Gakuen Endowed Scholarship was established by Kazou Muramoto and James Tsubota, co-owners of the Arlington-Riverside...
The Arlington-Riverside Gakuen Endowed Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
$450 Arnie Sherman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Arnold Lee Sherman was the youngest son of immigrants who came to the United States to pursue the American Dream. Arnie always regretted that his...
Arnold Lee Sherman was the youngest son of immigrants who came to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450
Ended
$1500 Arthur C. Knopf Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Arthur Knopf began his RCC career in 1950 as a teacher of English, Journalism and Political Science, as well as serving as advisor to the school...
Arthur Knopf began his RCC career in 1950 as a teacher of English,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500
Ended
$1000 Arthur Edward Young Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Arthur Edward Young passed away in May 2008 after a 34-year career with the California Department of Justice. While with the Department of Justice,...
Arthur Edward Young passed away in May 2008 after a 34-year career with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined ASRCC Art Club Scholarship
The Art Club Scholarship was first awarded in 1987 when all Art Club members contributed to help one art student per year further his or her art...
The Art Club Scholarship was first awarded in 1987 when all Art Club...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Associated Students of Moreno Valley College Award
The Associated Students of Moreno Valley College Award is awarded by the ASMVC to assist continuing or transferring active ASMVC members who have...
The Associated Students of Moreno Valley College Award is awarded by the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Associated Students of Norco College Award
The Associated Students of Norco College Award is awarded by the ASNC to assist continuing or transferring active ASNC members who have completed a...
The Associated Students of Norco College Award is awarded by the ASNC to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Associated Students of Riverside City College Award
The Associated Students of Riverside City College Award is awarded by the ASRCC to assist continuing or transferring active ASRCC members who have...
The Associated Students of Riverside City College Award is awarded by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$700 Bartholomew A. Brown Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The family and friends of Bart Brown, a long-time Riverside resident and a supporter of academic and athletic programs at RCC, established the...
The family and friends of Bart Brown, a long-time Riverside resident and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700
Ended
$400 Berkeley Douglas Powell Endowed Scholarship (Engineering)
Berkeley Douglas Powell was a former WWII veteran, civil engineer, and County Road Commissioner who always said his education at Riverside City...
Berkeley Douglas Powell was a former WWII veteran, civil engineer, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$400 Berkeley Douglas Powell Endowed Scholarship (Photography)
Berkeley Douglas Powell was a former WWII veteran, civil engineer, and County Road Commissioner who always said his education at Riverside City...
Berkeley Douglas Powell was a former WWII veteran, civil engineer, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$500 Bernard Fradkin Library Scholarship
Riverside City College is home to the Digital Library and Learning Resources Center. The library’s faculty and staff renamed the Riverside Library...
Riverside City College is home to the Digital Library and Learning...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$400 Bette Fauth Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Bette Fauth, an artist, musician, writer and teacher joined the RCC art department faculty in 1972 and continued to serve the college until her...
Bette Fauth, an artist, musician, writer and teacher joined the RCC art...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$1200 Betty Day Endowed Scholarship
Betty Day, Professor Emerita of English, attended RCC from 1956-58 and completed her upper division undergraduate education and her upper division...
Betty Day, Professor Emerita of English, attended RCC from 1956-58 and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1200
Ended
$600 Betty J. and Gordon N. Swoffer Endowed Scholarship
In 1981, upon her resignation from the Board of RCCD Foundation, Betty Swoffer made a personal contribution which provided the Betty Swoffer...
In 1981, upon her resignation from the Board of RCCD Foundation, Betty...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Bill Hooper Memorial Scholarship
The Bill Hooper Memorial Scholarship was established by the Student Insurance Agency in memory of Bill Hooper at his passing. Bill was a member of...
The Bill Hooper Memorial Scholarship was established by the Student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$100-$150 Blaga S. Pauley Memorial Scholarship
Blaga Pauley was born in communist Bulgaria and immigrated to the United States where she earned her B.S. and M.A. in mathematics. She was an...
Blaga Pauley was born in communist Bulgaria and immigrated to the United...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100-$150
Ended
$2500 Blue Banner Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the Blue Banner Company to support Nursing students at Riverside City College with a 2.0 GPA or higher and...
This scholarship was created by the Blue Banner Company to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2500
Ended
$1500 Blue Banner Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the Blue Banner Company to support students at Riverside City College with a 2.0 GPA or higher and financial...
This scholarship was created by the Blue Banner Company to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500
Ended
$250 Bob Dyer Memorial Scholarship
The Bob Dyer Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a continuing or transferring full-time students studying Speech, Theater Arts or Interpretation...
The Bob Dyer Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a continuing or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Bourns Foundation Endowed STEM Scholarship
The Bourns Foundation established this scholarship in 2016 to provide annual support to two Riverside City College students majoring in STEM and...
The Bourns Foundation established this scholarship in 2016 to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$350 Brandon D. Fields Memorial Scholarship
Brandon D. Fields was born October 4, 1988 in Los Angeles, CA to Raymond and Phyllis Fields. His family moved to Moreno Valley, Ca in 1997. Brandon...
Brandon D. Fields was born October 4, 1988 in Los Angeles, CA to Raymond...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$500 Bright Mothers Scholarship
Basic requirements and reviewer notes: Major: Any Cumulative GPA required: 2.7 Financial need required: Yes Student activities, volunteer work...
Basic requirements and reviewer notes: Major: Any Cumulative GPA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$300 Brodie James Smith Memorial Scholarship
Brodie James Smith was a student and employee at RCC’s Norco campus when he was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident on May 22, 2002. Brodie...
Brodie James Smith was a student and employee at RCC’s Norco campus when...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
$500 Bruce Hockett Memorial Director's Choice Endowed Award
Bruce Hockett was a 1975 graduate of Ramona High School in Riverside. While attending Ramona, he played the clarinet in three different school...
Bruce Hockett was a 1975 graduate of Ramona High School in Riverside....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined Burrtec Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2016 by Burrtec Waste Industries, Inc. as part of the Invest In Excellence initiative to provide scholarship...
This scholarship was established in 2016 by Burrtec Waste Industries,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$900 C.L. Endowed Scholarship
Donor and family (Anonymous) established this scholarship in recognition of the affordable and quality education offered in Riverside City College...
Donor and family (Anonymous) established this scholarship in recognition...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900
Ended
Varies - Amount to be determined CAP Scholars Scholarship
The Community for Academic Progress (CAP) program faculty created the CAP Scholars Scholarship to recognize a student in the program who embodies...
The Community for Academic Progress (CAP) program faculty created the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Ended
$950 Cardenas Markets Inc. Foundation Scholarship - Moreno Valley College
Cardenas Markets is a family owned business headquartered in Ontario, California with 29 store locations throughout the Inland Empire with the...
Cardenas Markets is a family owned business headquartered in Ontario,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $950
Ended