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 Fran Bushman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Fran Bushman served as a tennis coach and teacher at RCC from 1966 until his retirement in 1991, and he had such a fondness for the College that he...
Fran Bushman served as a tennis coach and teacher at RCC from 1966 until...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Frank and Mary Corona Endowed Scholarship
Frank Corona retired in 1996 after a thirty year teaching career at RCC. He and his wife Mary established the Frank and Mary Corona Endowed...
Frank Corona retired in 1996 after a thirty year teaching career at RCC....
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Friends of RCCD Forensics Endowed Scholarship
The Friends of RCCD Forensics was established in 1995 as a community education partnership to support speech education and comprehensive activities...
The Friends of RCCD Forensics was established in 1995 as a community...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600 Gary Semonella Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship
Gary Semonella served Riverside City College for 37 years where he was most remembered for his service to the RCC Forensics program and his...
Gary Semonella served Riverside City College for 37 years where he was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: 9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600
Deadline01/15/2021
$250 Gina Vargas Memorial Scholarship
The Gina Vargas Memorial Scholarship is presented to commemorate the life and work of Gina Vargas who was employed at the Riverside Community...
The Gina Vargas Memorial Scholarship is presented to commemorate the...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/15/2021
$250 Glenn H. Steinback Memorial Veterans Scholarship
This scholarship has been established by Glenn and Robin Steinback in memory of Glenn H. Steinback. Glenn H. Steinback was a navigator of B-17...
This scholarship has been established by Glenn and Robin Steinback in...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Gordon and Jill Bourns Endowed STEM Scholarship
Gordon and Jill Bourns established this scholarship in 2016 to provide support to former foster youth enrolled at an RCCD College (Moreno Valley...
Gordon and Jill Bourns established this scholarship in 2016 to provide...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Gwendolyn Yount Endowed Spanish Language Scholarship
Gwen Yount began her teaching career at RCC in 1990 following an eight year teaching career at the University of California-Riverside. To advance...
Gwen Yount began her teaching career at RCC in 1990 following an eight...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Harley Knox Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Harley Knox, who served as President of the RCCD Foundation was a true entrepreneur whose leadership was instrumental to the development of Moreno...
Harley Knox, who served as President of the RCCD Foundation was a true...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$250 Harry S. P. Chin Endowed Scholarship
Harry S.P. Chin spent more than 30 years enjoying a career in the computer industry, including his service as an Assistant Professor of Computer...
Harry S.P. Chin spent more than 30 years enjoying a career in the...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Hawkins-Newstead Endowed Scholarship
David Hawkins was a student at RCC from1966 to 1968. While a student, he was fortunate to have Jack Newstead as his business professor. Jack was...
David Hawkins was a student at RCC from1966 to 1968. While a student,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$1,000 Hazel I. Evensen Memorial Endowed Business Scholarship
Hazel led a bountiful life. Born and reared in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Hazel worked as a personnel officer for the Chicago Ordinance District...
Hazel led a bountiful life. Born and reared in Milwaukee, Wisconsin,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Hazel I. Evensen Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Hazel led a bountiful life. Born and reared in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Hazel worked as a personnel officer for the Chicago Ordinance District...
Hazel led a bountiful life. Born and reared in Milwaukee, Wisconsin,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 Henry Jackson Welding Scholarship
The Henry Jackson Welding Scholarship was established in honor of Henry Jackson’s retirement from Riverside City College District after 26 years of...
The Henry Jackson Welding Scholarship was established in honor of Henry...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
$250 Hiromi Whitaker Early Childhood Educators Scholarship
The children of Hiromi Whitaker established the Hiromi Whitaker Early Childhood Educators Scholarship in her memory to recognize a continuing or...
The children of Hiromi Whitaker established the Hiromi Whitaker Early...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/15/2021
$450 Horace O. Coil, Esq. Endowed Scholarship
The Horace O. Coil, Esq. Endowed Scholarship was established by the RCCD Foundation Past President Henry W. Coil, Jr. in memory of his brother,...
The Horace O. Coil, Esq. Endowed Scholarship was established by the RCCD...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $450
Deadline01/15/2021
$250 Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association Endowed Scholarship
The Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association Endowed Scholarship is awarded to an incoming or continuing student who is a permanent resident of...
The Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association Endowed Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/15/2021
$899 Inland Valley Association of Realtors Devonne Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
The Inland Valley Association of Realtors Memorial Endowed Scholarship, originally established in 1992, was renamed in 2005 in memory of Devonne...
The Inland Valley Association of Realtors Memorial Endowed Scholarship,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $899
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Irmy Tilton Memorial Endowed Scholarship
After being an RCC student, Irmy Tilton was a teacher and Director of Cosmetology at RCC from 1960 through 1980. She was a Holocaust survivor,...
After being an RCC student, Irmy Tilton was a teacher and Director of...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies ivah Ruth Aspergen Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Jack and Jean Marsh Endowed Scholarship
The Jack and Jean Marsh Endowed Scholarship was established by De Anza Bank to honor two individuals who share a commitment to education. Jack...
The Jack and Jean Marsh Endowed Scholarship was established by De Anza...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 Jacques Yeager Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Jacques “Jack” Yeager was a prominent Riverside business leader and UC Berkeley alumnus whose family construction business EL Yeager Construction...
Jacques “Jack” Yeager was a prominent Riverside business leader and UC...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
$600 James L. Coil, CPA Endowed Scholarship
The James L. Coil, CPA Endowed Scholarship was established by RCCD Foundation Past President Henry W. Coil, Jr. in memory of his brother, James L....
The James L. Coil, CPA Endowed Scholarship was established by RCCD...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $600
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 James Mehegan Memorial Scholarship
The James Mehegan Memorial Scholarship was established by the family, friends and colleagues of RCC Associate Professor of Geology Jim Mehegan who...
The James Mehegan Memorial Scholarship was established by the family,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$1,000 James W. Hill Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Jim Hill proudly served Riverside City College as a History professor from 1968-1996 and was committed to student success through scholarships....
Jim Hill proudly served Riverside City College as a History professor...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Jane Lee Murphy RN, BSN Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Jane Lee Curl is a proud alumna of Riverside City College. Because of an $80 scholarship, along with her hard work and a bit of kindness from...
Jane Lee Curl is a proud alumna of Riverside City College. Because of an...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600 Jennie Belle Moore Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship
The Jennie Belle Moore Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship was established through the estate of Jennie Bell Moore, a life-long Riverside resident,...
The Jennie Belle Moore Memorial Endowed Osher Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: 9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 Jim Kross Memorial Endowed Athletic Scholarship
James Matthew Kross enrolled at Riverside City College in 1960 where was an outstanding student athlete participating in football and basketball....
James Matthew Kross enrolled at Riverside City College in 1960 where was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 John C. Heers Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The John C. Heers Memorial Endowed Scholarship is awarded in memory of John C. Heers to a Moreno Valley resident who is a Business Major with a...
The John C. Heers Memorial Endowed Scholarship is awarded in memory of...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 John Gabbert Memorial Endowed Scholarship
John G. Gabbert was a proud member of the RCC Class of 1929, was honored as Alumnus of the Year in 1971, and served as Commencement speaker in 2009...
John G. Gabbert was a proud member of the RCC Class of 1929, was honored...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined John Klavins Endowed Construction Technology Scholarship
The John Klavins Endowed Construction Technology scholarship was established by Ms. Rita Chenoweth, Associate Professor of Dance at Riverside City...
The John Klavins Endowed Construction Technology scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 John Leonard Memorial Endowed Scholarship
John Leonard was a noted research physicist. His family and friends established the John Leonard Memorial Endowed Scholarship after his passing in...
John Leonard was a noted research physicist. His family and friends...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600 John M. Coudures Memorial Health Sciences Endowed Osher Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Riverside County Supervisor Marion Ashley in memory of John M. Coudures, who was a proud member of a prominent...
This scholarship was established by Riverside County Supervisor Marion...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: 9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600
Deadline01/15/2021
$550 John M. Coudures Memorial Health Sciences Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Riverside County Supervisor Marion Ashley in memory of John M. Coudures, who was a proud member of a prominent...
This scholarship was established by Riverside County Supervisor Marion...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $550
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Judith Riemer Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Riverside residents, Craig and Judith Riemer, RN, PhN, CNS, MS, established the Judith Riemer Endowed Nursing Scholarship out of a love for the...
Riverside residents, Craig and Judith Riemer, RN, PhN, CNS, MS,...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Kaiser Permanente Endowed Health Sciences Scholarship
Kaiser Permanente prides itself on attracting, developing and retaining a committed health care team, and is similarly committed to the success of...
Kaiser Permanente prides itself on attracting, developing and retaining...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Kaiser Permanente Nursing Endowed Scholarship
Kaiser Permanente is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a highly skilled healthcare team. The Kaiser Foundation Hospital Riverside...
Kaiser Permanente is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
$1,000 Karen and Harold H. Moeller Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Karen and Harold H. Moeller Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in 1991 by Glenn Moeller to honor and pay tribute to his parents, who...
The Karen and Harold H. Moeller Memorial Endowed Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Kathleen Gonzales Puente Program Book Fund Endowment
Kathleen M. Gonzales was Assistant City Attorney for the City of Riverside and a member of the RCCD Foundation Board at the time of her passing in...
Kathleen M. Gonzales was Assistant City Attorney for the City of...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$2,000 Kenneth & Kathleen Andrews Veteran's Endowed Scholarship
Kenneth Andrews attended Riverside City College from 1946 to 1948 after serving in the Navy during World War II. Kenneth went on to enjoy a...
Kenneth Andrews attended Riverside City College from 1946 to 1948 after...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Kiwanis Club of Riverside Endowed Scholarship
The Kiwanis Club of Riverside prides itself on providing scholarship support to deserving students. The Kiwanis Club of Riverside Endowed...
The Kiwanis Club of Riverside prides itself on providing scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Latino Educators of Tomorrow Scholarship
The Latino Educators of Tomorrow Scholarship was established in 2002 by Corona businessman and city council member Jeff Bennett in recognition of...
The Latino Educators of Tomorrow Scholarship was established in 2002 by...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$300 Leonard and Alma Grindstaff Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Leonard L. Grindstaff served as the Riverside County Superintendent of Schools from 1961-1970 and was nationally known in educational circles as an...
Leonard L. Grindstaff served as the Riverside County Superintendent of...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Lewis E. Patterson and Jessie Clark Patterson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Jessie Clark Patterson, a long-time educator with the Alvord Unified School District, attended RCC before transferring to Occidental College....
Jessie Clark Patterson, a long-time educator with the Alvord Unified...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
$500 Lisa and Michael Joyce Scholarship
This scholarship is established to assist a student enrolled at any RCCD college in coursework leading to a certificate or degree in a legal field,...
This scholarship is established to assist a student enrolled at any RCCD...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Locke Family Endowed Scholarship
In 1981, then Riverside Community College President Chuck Kane watched the North High School Band, under the direction of Gary Locke, march in the...
In 1981, then Riverside Community College President Chuck Kane watched...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600 Lorraine Beal Anderson Endowed Osher Music Scholarship
The Lorraine Beal Anderson Endowed Osher Music Scholarship was established in 2010 by Lorraine Beal Anderson, Dean Emeritus of Enrollment Services...
The Lorraine Beal Anderson Endowed Osher Music Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: 9+ units = $1200, 6-8 units = $600
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Major Charles Sherman Hoyt Memorial Scholarship
Charles Sherman Hoyt graduated from RCC in 1930 before attending West Point Naval Academy. While on duty in the Philippines, he was imprisoned and...
Charles Sherman Hoyt graduated from RCC in 1930 before attending West...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Margaret Farr-Lamar Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Margaret Farr-Lamar Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by Dorothy Corr in memory of her mother, Margaret Farr-Lamar, RCC’s first...
The Margaret Farr-Lamar Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021
Varies - Amount to be determined Marjorie C. Blakely Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Marjorie C. Blakely Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by RCCD Foundation Board Member Benita Roberts to honor her mother’s wish to...
The Marjorie C. Blakely Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - Amount to be determined
Deadline01/15/2021