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 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...
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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...
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Varies - Amount to be determined 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,...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cardenas Markets Inc. Foundation Scholarship - Norco 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,...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cardenas Markets Inc. Foundation Scholarship - Riverside City 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,...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Carol D. Young Teaching Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Carol Young to support a student preparing to teach grades K-6 who demonstrates extraordinary motivational and...
This scholarship was established by Carol Young to support a student...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Catholic Charities "Providing Help, Creating Hope" Scholarship - Moreno Valley College
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began in 2004 due to the generosity of individual donors with the desire to help...
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Catholic Charities "Providing Help, Creating Hope" Scholarship - Norco College
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began in 2004 due to the generosity of individual donors with the desire to help...
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Catholic Charities "Providing Help, Creating Hope" Scholarship - Riverside City College
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began in 2004 due to the generosity of individual donors with the desire to help...
The Catholic Charities “Providing Help, Creating Hope” Scholarship began...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cecil and Janet Green Endowed Scholarship
Cecil Dennis Green served as Dean of Occupational Education for Riverside City College from 1966-76, and was committed to vocational education. ...
Cecil Dennis Green served as Dean of Occupational Education for...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cecil and Mildred Ybarra Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Cecil and Mildred Ybarra proudly raised their family in Riverside, and Cecil attended RCC before transferring to the University of California,...
Cecil and Mildred Ybarra proudly raised their family in Riverside, and...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cecil Dennis Green Memorial Scholarship
Cecil Dennis Green served as Dean of Occupational Education for Riverside City College from 1966 -1976 and was committed to vocational education. ...
Cecil Dennis Green served as Dean of Occupational Education for...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Charles R. and Elaine B. Ford Endowed Nursing Scholarship
In appreciation of the exceptional education provided by RCC, RCCD Foundation past President Charles Ford and his wife Elaine established the...
In appreciation of the exceptional education provided by RCC, RCCD...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Chemistry / Allied Health Endowed Scholarship
The Chemistry / Allied Health Endowed Scholarship was established in 2007 by retiring faculty Joan Pleasants and Michael Amrich who have dedicated...
The Chemistry / Allied Health Endowed Scholarship was established in...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cheri Jo Bates Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1997 by the family of Cheri Jo Bates to honor her legacy as a former RCC cheerleader and an energetic...
This scholarship was established in 1997 by the family of Cheri Jo Bates...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Chrystine Parker Memorial Scholarship
In 1986, RCC Professor Al Parker established an annual scholarship in memory of his daughter Chrystine following her sudden passing as a teenager....
In 1986, RCC Professor Al Parker established an annual scholarship in...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Cindy Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Cindy was a dedicated member of the Riverside City College staff for more than 25 years. Her tenure at RCC actually began as a student, and she...
Cindy was a dedicated member of the Riverside City College staff for...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Clifford W. Holmes, Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Cliff Holmes was an astronomy instructor at RCC from 1989 until his passing in 1993. He was a popular instructor with a passion for his field. The...
Cliff Holmes was an astronomy instructor at RCC from 1989 until his...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Coach Don Birren Endowed Scholarship
The Coach Don Birren Endowed Scholarship was established in 2008 by a grateful former student to honor RCC Professor Emeritus Don Birren, who...
The Coach Don Birren Endowed Scholarship was established in 2008 by a...
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9+ units = $1100, 6-8 units = $550 Colonel Ralph M. Wright Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship
The Colonel Ralph M. Wright Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship honors the Colonel’s 35-year career in the U.S. Air Force having served in World War...
The Colonel Ralph M. Wright Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship honors...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Communication Department Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student at Norco College enrolled in the courses offered by the Norco College Communications Department with a 2.0...
This scholarship is awarded to a student at Norco College enrolled in...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Creative Writing Scholarship
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...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Creative Writing Transfer Scholarship
The Creative Writing Transfer Scholarship was established in 1993 by the English department faculty to encourage academic and artistic excellence...
The Creative Writing Transfer Scholarship was established in 1993 by the...
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Varies - Amount to be determined CryoWorks Inc. Endowed Welding Scholarship
CryoWorks Inc. has established this scholarship to assist currently enrolled welding students in a degree or certificate program. Applicant must...
CryoWorks Inc. has established this scholarship to assist currently...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dale Adams Veterans Scholarship
Dale Adams served in the United States Army Military Police for 21+ years and retired as a Platoon Sergeant. Currently, he serves as a Project...
Dale Adams served in the United States Army Military Police for 21+...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dale and Theresa Griffin Endowed Scholarship
The Dale and Theresa Griffin Endowed Scholarship was developed to encourage students to consider careers within the construction industry. Theresa...
The Dale and Theresa Griffin Endowed Scholarship was developed to...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Daniel DiBenedetto Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Daniel DiBenedetto (1978-1990), a gifted and talented student who was afflicted with muscular...
This scholarship was established in memory of Daniel DiBenedetto...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Daniel J. Kipper Memorial Civil Engineering Endowed Scholarship
The Daniel J. Kipper Memorial Civil Engineering Endowed Scholarship was established in 2004 in memory of a special friend of the College, Dan...
The Daniel J. Kipper Memorial Civil Engineering Endowed Scholarship was...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Darrell Chasteen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established at the passing of Darrell Chasteen in 2010. Darrell was an inspirational leader at RCC. Basic requirements and...
This scholarship was established at the passing of Darrell Chasteen in...
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Varies - Amount to be determined David and Sadie Schlein Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The David and Sadie Schlein Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in 1997 by Cosmetology Director Emerita Irmy Tilton to honor her parents,...
The David and Sadie Schlein Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established...
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Varies - Amount to be determined David C. Willmon, Jr. Endowed Scholarship
David C. Willmon, Jr. was an active community leader who recognized the value of education and always regretted not being able to complete his own...
David C. Willmon, Jr. was an active community leader who recognized the...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dean E. Strickland Memorial Scholarship
The Dean E. Strickland Memorial Scholarship was established by the family and friends of Dean Strickland, a computer scientist who taught chemistry...
The Dean E. Strickland Memorial Scholarship was established by the...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Debby Hunt R.N. Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Debby Hunt was a re-entry student who graduated from the RCC Nursing Program in 1983 with a 4.0 GPA. Her family and friends established the Debby...
Debby Hunt was a re-entry student who graduated from the RCC Nursing...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Denise Markley Bressler Memorial Music Scholarship
Denise Markley Bressler loved music, loved to teach music and loved her community. An accomplished pianist and vocalist, Denise was a member of...
Denise Markley Bressler loved music, loved to teach music and loved her...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dennis Seifert-Hawley Endowed Scholarship
Dennis was born in Burbank California and raised in the Glendale/Burbank area. His exposure to community involvement came early to him thru his...
Dennis was born in Burbank California and raised in the Glendale/Burbank...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Distribution Management Association of Southern California Endowed Osher Scholarship
The Distribution Management Association of Southern California Endowed Osher Scholarship was established by the Distribution Management Association...
The Distribution Management Association of Southern California Endowed...
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9+ units = $1100, 6-8 units = $550 Dolores M. Fuentes Endowed Osher Award for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Dolores Fuentes was a long-time employee of the Riverside County Transportation Department. She believed in supporting the community in which she...
Dolores Fuentes was a long-time employee of the Riverside County...
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9+ units = $1100, 6-8 units = $550 Dolores M. Fuentes Endowed Osher Award for Special Needs Students
Dolores was deeply involved with special needs children and to honor her commitment, the Dolores M. Fuentes Endowed Osher Scholarship for Special...
Dolores was deeply involved with special needs children and to honor her...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dominic Durden Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Dominic D. Durden attended Canyon Springs High School and was a model student, earning a 4.0 GPA while taking Advanced Placement courses, honors...
Dominic D. Durden attended Canyon Springs High School and was a model...
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9+ units = $1100, 6-8 units = $550 Donald F. Zimmer Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship
The Donald F. Zimmer Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship was established by the family and friends of RCC alumnus Donald F. Zimmer. Don was raised...
The Donald F. Zimmer Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship was established...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dorcas Bingaman Wilson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Dorcas Bingaman Wilson graduated as an RN from Blessing Hospital School of Nursing, Quincy IL, in 1941 at the age of 21. She enlisted in the Army...
Dorcas Bingaman Wilson graduated as an RN from Blessing Hospital School...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dorothy Krupke Knopf Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Dorothy Krupke Knopf Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by the family and friends of RCC alumna Dorothy Krupke Knopf, in recognition...
The Dorothy Krupke Knopf Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dorothy M. Kincell Foreign Language Endowed Scholarship
Through her estate plan, Professor Emerita Dorothy Kincell established the Dorothy M. Kincell Foreign Language Endowed Scholarship to assist a...
Through her estate plan, Professor Emerita Dorothy Kincell established...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dorothy M. Kincell Spanish Speaking Endowed Scholarship
Through her estate plan, Professor Emerita Dorothy Kincell established the Dorothy M Kincell Spanish Language Endowed Scholarship to assist a...
Through her estate plan, Professor Emerita Dorothy Kincell established...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Doug Grant / Applied Technology Scholarship
The Doug Grant/Applied Technology Scholarship is awarded to a continuing Riverside City College student with a 2.5 GPA or higher and who is...
The Doug Grant/Applied Technology Scholarship is awarded to a continuing...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Doug Jacobs Memorial Scholarship
On January 13, 2001, the Riverside community experienced a tremendous loss when Riverside Police Detective Charles “Doug” Jacobs III was killed in...
On January 13, 2001, the Riverside community experienced a tremendous...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dr. Charles A. Kane Endowed Scholarship
The RCC Associated Students established this scholarship in honor of Dr. Charles A. Kane, who served as President of RCC from 1978 to 1992. The Dr....
The RCC Associated Students established this scholarship in honor of Dr....
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dr. Charles F. Ehret Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Ehret was born in the Bronx, New York, graduated from the City College of New York and received his doctorate in zoology from the University of...
Dr. Ehret was born in the Bronx, New York, graduated from the City...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dr. Dale S. Holmes Endowed Scholarship
Dale Holmes provided leadership as Riverside County Superintendent of Schools from 1986 to 1999. The Dr. Dale S. Holmes Endowed Scholarship was...
Dale Holmes provided leadership as Riverside County Superintendent of...
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Varies - Amount to be determined Dr. Lionel Rentschler Friends of RCC Forensics Endowed Scholarship
Dr. and Mrs. Rentschler established the Dr. Lionel Rentschler Friends of RCCD Forensics Endowed Scholarship to recognize continuing students at...
Dr. and Mrs. Rentschler established the Dr. Lionel Rentschler Friends of...
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