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Outstanding Youth College Fund Scholarship

Sacramento Region Community Foundation

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for current or emancipated foster youth who are accepted to or attending a two-year college or four-year university in the Sacramento region in California. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA, enroll in and complete a minimum of 12 units per semester, and plan to work a minimum of 10 hours per week while attending college. Preference will be given to those who have successfully completed 24 college credits. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need, essay, potential and merit, extracurricular activities, and reference letters.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Jun 13
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $250 - $2,000
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.5
Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • California
  • Nevada
Location: Is this you?
  • Greater Sacramento Area
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
  • Emancipated / Unaccompanied
  • Foster Care / Orphan
More Requirements:
    Must attend college or university in the greater Sacramento area and must work at least 10 hours per week.

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