These scholarships are for Hispanic students who have lived in Orange County, California, for the past six years. To qualify for these scholarships, applicants must be one of the following: an Orange County public or private high school senior who will enroll full-time at a two- or four-year college or university; an Orange County community college transfer student who will enroll full-time at a four-year college or university; or an entering or continuing community college student who qualifies for a sub fund that awards community college students. Applicants must be eligible for need-based financial aid and must submit a FAFSA and report their Expected Family Contribution (EFC) on their application. Dream Act/AB 540 applicants must complete the self-reported information section of the online application. If eligible, students may apply for a HEEF General Scholarship (3.0 GPA or higher) and one Sub Fund Scholarship (see application link for specific criteria).
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?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.