The Application period is currently closed for the 2015-2016 school year.

Please note that all students who applied before the deadline will be automatically matched against all of the scholarships listed below to determine eligibility.

Award notifications for the 2015-2016 school year will be sent by 6/01/15. Students awarded scholarships must attend a thank you card writing workshop during the Fall semester and the donor reception in the Spring semester before any funds can be released. Additionally, students must meet certain enrollment and academic requirements noted on their award notifications.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Alex and Lila Dare Visual Arts Scholarship
This scholarship was donated by the Dare family for COD students majoring in a Visual Arts program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in at...
This scholarship was donated by the Dare family for COD students...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 Ended $1,000.00 None
Champions Volunteers Visual Art Scholarship
The Champions Volunteers Scholarship is awarded to Visual Art majors taking at least 3 units of Art classes each semester with at least a 3.0 GPA.
The Champions Volunteers Scholarship is awarded to Visual Art majors...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dare Performing Arts Scholarship
This scholarship was donated by the Dare family for COD students majoring in a Performing Arts program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in at...
This scholarship was donated by the Dare family for COD students...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Jean O'Leary Scholarship
This scholarship is being donated by the Desert Women for Equality Corporation on behalf of Jean O’Leary for female students that are...
This scholarship is being donated by the Desert Women for Equality...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $125.00
Ended $125.00 None
Norman Lufthus Public Safety Academy (PSA) Scholarship
This scholarship was donated by Norman Lufthus for students enrolling in AJ 62 or AJ 63 in the Fall semester of each year and planning to complete...
This scholarship was donated by Norman Lufthus for students enrolling in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
1 Ended $5,000.00 None
COD 50th Anniversary Gala Scholarship
This scholarship was created at the COD 50th Anniversary Gala by the COD Foundation Board for students who are enrolled in 6 units or more of...
This scholarship was created at the COD 50th Anniversary Gala by the COD...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $174.00
Ended $174.00 None
Frank Bogert Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for students with a 2.5 GPA or higher, who are full-time (12 units or more) pursuing a geology or political science major.
This scholarship is for students with a 2.5 GPA or higher, who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Bruno Hirsch Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework and are enrolled in French or ESL.
This scholarship is awarded to students who are enrolled in 6 or more...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Edison International Scholarship
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
0 Ended $1,000.00 None
Kim R Miltenberger Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework with a major of english...
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Soroptimist of Idyllwild
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework. Student must...
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended $750.00 None
Wells Fargo Accounting
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework and are majoring in...
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Soroptomist International of Idyllwild Scholarship
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended $750.00 None
Dr. William & Paula Kroonen
Available to an international student who has complete two semesters, is full time, and has a 3.3 GPA or higher.
Available to an international student who has complete two semesters, is...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
1 Ended $250.00 None
Palm Desert Rotary - Palms to Pines
This scholarship is available to any student in the POST program enrolled in 6 or more units.
This scholarship is available to any student in the POST program...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
ABWA- Sensational Hair Salon Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework majoring in...
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
Ended $350.00 None
ABWA- Trendsetters Chapter
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework and are majoring...
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
ABWA-Russ Olden Culinary Arts
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework and with a major...
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 3.0 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Academic Angels Scholarship
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Agatha Baxter Scholarship - Riverside Community Foundation
This scholarship is donated by the Community Foundation of Riverside on behalf of Agatha Baxter. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, be...
This scholarship is donated by the Community Foundation of Riverside on...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Al Shoopman Culinary Scholarship
The Al Shoopman Culinary Scholarship is available to any student enrolled in a culinary program taking six or more units, has a 2.5 GPA or higher.
The Al Shoopman Culinary Scholarship is available to any student...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Alas Con Futuro
This scholarship is for students belonging to the Alas con Futuro campus club who have a minimum GPA of 2.50, are enrolled in at least 6 units or...
This scholarship is for students belonging to the Alas con Futuro campus...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Alex & Lila Dare
Available to any student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, enrolled in a performing or visual arts major.
Available to any student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, enrolled in a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Anne E. Scholl Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework.
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Arnold Palmer Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Bob Hope Desert Classic Golf Tournament in 1994 for students majoring in Golf and/or Turf Grass Management,...
This scholarship was established by the Bob Hope Desert Classic Golf...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Barbara Wade Salm PS Chapter NOW Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework. Essay is...
This scholarship is awarded to female students with a 2.5 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended $2,000.00 None
Barry Manilow Scholarship
The Barry Manilow Scholarship is for students majoring in music or musical theater with at least a 2.5 GPA and enrolled in a minimum of 6 units.
The Barry Manilow Scholarship is for students majoring in music or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Bob Storcheim Memorial Scholarship
The Bob Storcheim Memorial Scholarship is for Architecture, Building Inspection and Construction Management majors with a 2.5 GPA or higher and...
The Bob Storcheim Memorial Scholarship is for Architecture, Building...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Bruno Hirsch Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship was donated in honor of Bruno Hirsch by his wife for students majoring in French with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and enrolled...
This memorial scholarship was donated in honor of Bruno Hirsch by his...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
California Community College/Osher Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was donated by the Bernard Osher Foundation for students with a minimum GPA of 2.5, enrolled in at least six (6) units of college...
This scholarship was donated by the Bernard Osher Foundation for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Cardenas Scholarship
This scholarship is Latino students residing in the Coachella Valley who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and who are enrolled in 6 or more units.
This scholarship is Latino students residing in the Coachella Valley who...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Catholic Charities
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework. Students must be in a...
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Celeste Kawehelani Streutker Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to MESA students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who enrolled in 6 or more units.
This scholarship is awarded to MESA students with a 2.5 GPA or higher...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 Ended $1,000.00 None
Charles Yates
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework.
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Chef Bob Norte
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 6 or more units of college coursework and majoring in culinary...
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
CMAA Roadrunners Chapter Scholarship
This scholarship was donated by the local chapter of the Club Managers Association of America for students majoring in Hospitality (Hotel and...
This scholarship was donated by the local chapter of the Club Managers...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD 50th Anniversary
Scholarship available to students with a 2.5 GPA and who have completed 6 units of college coursework at COD.
Scholarship available to students with a 2.5 GPA and who have completed...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Community Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships honoring outstanding citizens in our community for COD students enrolled in at...
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Faculty Women Scholarship
This scholarship was donated by several female COD faculty members for students enrolled in at least 6 units and maintaining a minimum GPA of 2.5...
This scholarship was donated by several female COD faculty members for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Foundation
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $83.33
Ended $83.33 None
COD Founding Leaders Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships honoring the founding leaders of the college for COD students enrolled in at...
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
COD French Club
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Memorial for Music
The COD Memorial for Music scholarship is available to any students who is a music major, enrolled in a minimum of 6 units, and has a GPA of at...
The COD Memorial for Music scholarship is available to any students who...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended $250.00 None
COD Memorial Music Scholarship
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships honoring outstanding citizens in our community for COD students majoring in...
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Student
Available to any student enrolled part time with a 2.5 GPA or higher .
Available to any student enrolled part time with a 2.5 GPA or higher .
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
COD Student Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships honoring former students. It is awarded to current COD students enrolled in at...
This scholarship is a collection of several memorial scholarships...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Community Foundation of Riverside Scholarship
This scholarship is donated by the Community Foundation of Riverside for COD students with a minimum GPA of 3.0, enrolled in at least six units or...
This scholarship is donated by the Community Foundation of Riverside for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Culinary Arts Scholarship
This scholarship is for COD students majoring in Culinary Arts, enrolled in at least 6 units and maintaining a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher.
This scholarship is for COD students majoring in Culinary Arts, enrolled...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $125.00
Ended $125.00 None
D. Gail Brumwell
As a founding father of COD, D. Gail Brumwell established this scholarship for students transferring to CSUSB Palm Desert campus or another college...
As a founding father of COD, D. Gail Brumwell established this...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Della Yodelis Architecture Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are enrolled in 12 or more units of college coursework majoring in architecture.
This scholarship is awarded to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher who are...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None