Chegg/San Francisco 49ers Scholarship and the San Francisco 49ers have partnered to create the First Down, College Bound Scholarship with the intent to fund $100,000 in scholarship money, split evenly into $20,000 for each of the selected five recipients.

As it nears the end of the San Francisco 49ers season, we want to spread the word even further to individuals and organizations that understand first-gen student issues the most. To apply, first-generation students please follow this link and they will have the opportunity to submit their application until January 6th, 2020


Scholarship Aggregators

Below are some helpful websites where you can search for different available scholarships.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF)


Individual Scholarships

No essay college scholarship 2,000 No Essay

Nursing Scholarship for non-traditional transfer students

Barbara Rhomberg Nursing Scholarship

Study Abroad Scholarship For Students who Receive Federal Pell Grant

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program                                                                          
Latino’s in Tech Latinos in Technology Scholarship
Award that Recognizes Black College Writers Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation
Scholarship for Filipino American’s Pursuing Psychology Filipino American Psychology Scholarship                                                                     
Scholarships for underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields

ACS Scholars Program

Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship

Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship                                                         


Scholarships For Bay Area Students

Scholarship for students that:  graduated from a public or private high school in San Mateo County, San Francisco County, or Santa Clara County AND is considered a LATE BLOOMER: “ students who show academic promise and improvement during the last years of high school or in the first few years of college, but are unlikely to receive other scholarships because of their low GPAs”



Ralph Hale and Martha L. Ruppert Educational Scholarship                                                                                                                             

Scholarship for: HS graduated from the greater San Francisco Bay Area (includes San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Napa, Solano, Sonoma, Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz, Monterey, and San Benito counties) AND desire and a plan to pursue a career in police work, corrections or other criminal justice fields



The Harold Johnson Law Enforcement Scholarship