About the Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2015 on the memory of a family member who passed away. This award is for disability students who are pursuing their career in community college of California. This award also is given to students who are financially not stable or week. 6awards can be awarded in annual basis.


How to apply for this Scholarship?

  • Candidates must produce their financial need certificate eligible for the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW). 

  • Information on eligibility and application for the BOGW is available online at www.icanaffordcollege.com/financialaidinfo/typesofaid.aspx.

  • After this who will qualify for this scholarship will be got message via email before June and a 30-minute interview time will be set up.

  •  PCF will conduct interviews.

  • .PCF will contact the chosen candidates who will be selected for the scholarship.

  • FAFSA certificate mandatory 


Amount Awarded for the Scholarship:

  • The awarded amount for this scholarship is $1783 to $5350.

  • This award is non-renewable

  • Annually 5 award can be given to the eligible candidate


Deadline for the Scholarship:

Deadline for this PCF is 14th of April.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be a citizen of U.S.

  • The applicant must be a California resident.

  • The applicant must be a graduating high school senior.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in CA with a course load of 8+ credits at a community college.

  • The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.

  • The applicant may have current documentation of a specific learning disability (SLD).