Our Opportunities

The SMC Current Student Scholarship Application is now open. The application deadline is December 31, 2019.

  • Students must complete the General Scholarship Application and the SMC Current Student Scholarship Application. (Consist of 36 questions)

First time applicants, select the “Sign Up” button to sign up for an account.

Returning applicants, select the “Sign In” button to continue your application.

The Incoming Freshman Scholarship Application is currently closed. The application will open on February 1, 2020.

You can save your application at any time by clicking Save and Keep Editing at the bottom of the form.
Once completed, you can submit your application by clicking Finish and Submit.

Note: Required fields are marked with an asterisk.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 Dennis Kipperman Community Service Scholarship
Demonstrate community service 2.5 GPA.
Demonstrate community service 2.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/31/2019
Varies Harold Salter Memorial
Education/Early Childhood major; financial need. 2.5 GPA. Continuing.
Education/Early Childhood major; financial need. 2.5 GPA. Continuing.
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2019
$500.00 Janine and Paul Anniversary Scholarship
All Majors. Continuing or Transfer student with a min GPA 2.5.
All Majors. Continuing or Transfer student with a min GPA 2.5.
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/31/2019
$0.00 Martin Sosin Scholarship Fund
SMC Foundation Determine
SMC Foundation Determine
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 California Community Foundation: Wilma & Clyde Stieb Memorial
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Anthony Budzyn Memorial
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/ Transferring. Leadership.
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals. 2.5 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies California Community Foundation: Wilma & Clyde Stieb Memorial
Financial need; pursuing education or training beyond high school; must attend (2) SMC fall semesters; financial need; primary caregivers...
Financial need; pursuing education or training beyond high school; must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dag Design
Talent and achievement in the commercial art field; faculty recommendation; portfolio is required. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring. Graphic Arts...
Talent and achievement in the commercial art field; faculty...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Donald & Edna Brunson Memorial
Business major. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Business major. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Forrest L. Freed Marquez Memorial
Major in education; community service; financial need. 3.0 GPA. Transferring. Award to Assist Latino Student.
Major in education; community service; financial need. 3.0 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gina Ruelas
Financial need; member of Latino Ctr. And/or EOPS, Latina female and communty service; full-time. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring. Business award.
Financial need; member of Latino Ctr. And/or EOPS, Latina female and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Global Motion
Volunteer time in community performances; Dance or Liberal Arts majors; full-time students. 3.0 GPA. Continuing.
Volunteer time in community performances; Dance or Liberal Arts majors;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Joan F. Wright Memorial Scholarship
Financial need; served in Iraq/Afghanistan with Honorable discharge. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Financial need; served in Iraq/Afghanistan with Honorable discharge. 2.5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,600.00 John Baldessari Family Foundation Art Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600.00
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Achievement
Outstanding leadership & community service. 3.5 GPA. Continuing.
Outstanding leadership & community service. 3.5 GPA. Continuing.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Carl E. Tegner
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals; Business students preferred. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals; Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Colin Petrie
Financial need; well-defined educational goals. Math or Engineering major preferred. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
Financial need; well-defined educational goals. Math or Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Dr. Cyril Gail
Financial need; well-defined educational goals. Pre-dentistry major preferred. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
Financial need; well-defined educational goals. Pre-dentistry major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: John Drescher Memorial
U.S. citizen; financial need; well defined educational goals; Math, Engineering, Business majors preferred; community services or school...
U.S. citizen; financial need; well defined educational goals; Math,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Patrick Croghan Memorial
U.S. citizen; financial need; outstanding leadership and community service; well defined educational goals; Business majors preferred. 3.5 GPA....
U.S. citizen; financial need; outstanding leadership and community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Ray Carriere
U.S. citizen; financial need; outstanding leadership preferred. 3.0 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
U.S. citizen; financial need; outstanding leadership preferred. 3.0 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Virgil Kingsley
Outstanding leadership & community service. 3.5 GPA. Continuing.
Outstanding leadership & community service. 3.5 GPA. Continuing.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Mary Pickford International
Enrolled at the Academy of Entertainment & Technology; completed a minimum of 9 units; demonstrated commitment to the program; 3.0 GPA....
Enrolled at the Academy of Entertainment & Technology; completed a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Pamela Grant-Dixon Memorial
Major:International Business; Financial need; Community volunteer service; 2.5 GPA; Continuing.
Major:International Business; Financial need; Community volunteer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Rotary Club of Santa Monica: Nick Holt
U.S. citizen; extra-curricular activities; employer recommendation. Students will be expected to attend a luncheon to receive the award. 3.5 GPA....
U.S. citizen; extra-curricular activities; employer recommendation....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rotary Club of Santa Monica: Vocational Award
Faculty recommendations; outstanding vocational student. Students will be expected to attend a luncheon to receive the award. 3.0 GPA....
Faculty recommendations; outstanding vocational student. Students will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sharron Reed Memorial
Faculty recommendation; SMC Nursing Program student. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Graduating.
Faculty recommendation; SMC Nursing Program student. 2.5 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies SMC Foundation President's Circle Award
U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen; financial need. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen; financial need. 3.0 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 SMC Nursing Program Award
Major must be SMC Nursing Student, in the Program; Continuing student; Female returning to education; 25 + or older; expressed desire to continue...
Major must be SMC Nursing Student, in the Program; Continuing student;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sue & Bill Gross CTE Scholars Program
Must be enrolled in Career Technical Education courses; available students not eligible for full Pell Grant or other government assistance...
Must be enrolled in Career Technical Education courses; available...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sydney Goldfarb Black Collegians
African American, 3.0, Black Collegian member
African American, 3.0, Black Collegian member
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Sydney Goldfarb Outstanding Student Award
Involved in leadership activities. African-American. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Involved in leadership activities. African-American. 3.0 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Archie M. Morrison: Rotary Club Achievement
Completed 30 units at SMC; outstanding leadership & community service. Students will be expected to attend a luncheon to receive the award. 3.0...
Completed 30 units at SMC; outstanding leadership & community service....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 The Daniel L. Stewart Photography Scholarship
General Education, must be enrolled in Photography courses.
General Education, must be enrolled in Photography courses.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 The Ford Lowcock Photographic Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 The Simon Trust Scholarship: Music
Music major, 2.5, continuing
Music major, 2.5, continuing
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Willard Lyman Cummings, Jr. Award
Financial need; scholastic achievement. 3.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring. Leadership.
Financial need; scholastic achievement. 3.5 GPA....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ann Carroll Scholarship
Financial need; demonstrate an interest in teaching Math or Science, at any level. 3.0 GPA. Transferring.
Financial need; demonstrate an interest in teaching Math or Science, at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Baha'I Spiritual Assembly of Santa Monica
Financial need; community involvement through service and/or volunteer work; minority student; student dedicated to promoting world peace...
Financial need; community involvement through service and/or volunteer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Beverly Moore Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Studies
Financial need; Tourism major. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Financial need; Tourism major. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Frank Beal Memorial
Music major. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Music major. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Geography, Earth Science, Environmental & Urban Studies Award
Geography faculty recommendation; working students who intend to study Geography, Earth Science, environmental studies or a related field....
Geography faculty recommendation; working students who intend to study...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies James E. Bowers Memorial
U.S. citizen; financial need; nursing; community service involvement. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
U.S. citizen; financial need; nursing; community service involvement....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: James & Zira Wood Memorial
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals. History students preferred. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
U.S. citizen; financial need; well-defined educational goals. History...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kiwanis: Madeline Petrie
U.S. citizen; scholastic achievement. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community Service.
U.S. citizen; scholastic achievement. 3.5 GPA. Continuing. Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Latino Center/Adelante Program Award
Members of the program; academic achievement; financial need; extent of involvement in the program. 2.5 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Members of the program; academic achievement; financial need; extent of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Lorri Kline & Bob Ramirez Award
Performing arts; faculty recommendation. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Performing arts; faculty recommendation. 3.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 Randy & Linda Bellous Scholarship
Performing Arts major; Continuing and Transfer.
Performing Arts major; Continuing and Transfer.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Rotary Club of Santa Monica: LA Tax Associates Scholarship
Rotary Club of Santa Monica award for leadership and Community Service; Business major preferred. Students will be expected to attend a luncheon to...
Rotary Club of Santa Monica award for leadership and Community Service;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
Varies Sandra & Francisco Franco Jr. Award
Learning disabled student, any major; full time or part time students. 2.0 GPA. Continuing/Transferring.
Learning disabled student, any major; full time or part time students....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended