Community Scholarships E - J

Cal State East Bay students have many opportunities for scholarships offered by the community. They are administered by organizations other than Cal State East Bay: local businesses, charitable organizations, corporations, local Rotary Club, local Chambers of Commerce. Students apply for those in various ways (and meet various deadlines) to be considered. A list of community scholarships with links to the organization’s information page and application process, is available on the following table.

This table shows listings E through J. Visit the following pages for other community scholarships:

A - D;     K - O;    P - S;    T - Z

Information is subject to change without official notification. Cal State East Bay cannot make any endorsements, recommendations, or assume any responsibility for the listed information.

Community Scholarships E - J
EERE Postdoctoral Research Awards The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Postdoctoral Research Awards support EERE's mission in energy efficiency and renewable energy by offering recent Ph.D. recipients the opportunity to conduct applied research at universities, national laboratories, and other research facilities.
Easley National Scholarship Program National Academy of American Scholars - Scholarships for high school seniors only.
Education Portal Scholarships  Scholarships for graduate, undergraduate, and distance learning students in various fields of study: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement; Liberal Arts; Education; Computer Science/Engineering; Architecture and Drafting; Business Administration; Nursing and Health; Public Administration and more. 

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship Ten (10) scholarships offered between $5,000 and $100 to undergraduate and graduate students within the 50 United States or the District of Coumbia.

Elkus, Sisson and Rosenstein, P.C. Academic Scholarship $1,000 scholarship to a currently enrolled high school, college or university in the US as an undergraduate or final year of high school, with a parent in law enforcements or going to school to become a law enforcement official.
Engineering and Utility Contractors Association Applicant must be an employee, spouse or dependent of a member company employee. Applicant must be accepted or enrolled as a part time/full time student at any accredited junior college, trade school, or four year college (affiliates can major in any industry) and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA. Past winners are not eligible.
EntirelyPets Scholarship Open to graduating high school students as well as currently enrolled college students, of any major. Students can apply by simply answering the prompt: "How has owning a pet positively impacted your life?" Three awards in the amounts of $1500, $1000, and $500.
Equals 6 Scholarships Join Equals6 to compete for scholarships, make important connections and discover exciting career opportunities. For high school, college and university students.
Es El Momento Scholarship Open to all students of Latino/Hispanic heritage regardless of whether they are US citizens or undocumented.
Everest Nutrition's Krill Oil $1,000 to two currently enrolled students, at any college, university, trade or technical school in the U.S. or Canada with a 3.0 GPA are welcome to apply.
Express Metrix IT Asset Management Scholarship $5,000 will be awarded to a student interested in pursuing a career in IT management. Applications will be evaluated based on an essay (500-1000 words).
Federal Employees Education and Assitance (FEEA) Scholarship Funds Scholarships range from $500-$2,500 plus opportunity to win additional $5,000. Current civil, federal, or postal employees, with at least 3 years of service (dependents also qualify), part-time OK (dependent full-time) and have a GPA of 3.0 are welcome to apply.
Financial Aid for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Students A number or scholarships are available to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered students: general, athletic, and regional scholarships.
Financial Women of San Francisco The FWSF Scholarship Fund provides graduate and undergraduate scholarships to San Francisco Bay Area women pursuing careers in the fields of finance or the financial services industry.
Fine Arts Finals Scholarship Competitions High school and collegiate level competitions in drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, jewelry, fiber arts, photography, digital art, and graphic design.
Ford Foundation Fellowship Program Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, show evidence of superior academic achievement, enroll in an eligible research-based program leading to a PhD or SC degree at a U.S. educational institution, and have not yet earned a Doctorate. This Fellowship seeks to increase the diversity of the nation's college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity. Scholarship Program $5,000 top prize; $1,000 2nd - 5th place. The program encourages students to offer innovative ideas and solutions to "solve the foreclosure crisis" in the form of an essay between 800 and 2,000 words. All accepted freshman and currently enrolled undergraduate students are eligible to apply.
Foundation for IT Education For students majoring in the Information Technology field.
Founder Region Fellowship The mission of Founder Region Fellowship is to advance the status of women. Founder Region Fellowship offers grants to women enrolled in graduate schools within the boundary of Founder Region who have advanced to candidacy and are entering into the last year of their doctoral programs.These grants-in-aid are given to assist women in the completion of their doctoral degrees.
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Fulbright U.S. Student Program Provides opportunities for American and foreign scholars to lecture and/or conduct research abroad. Grants are provided in the form of internships, tuition, travel, expenses, teaching assistantships, and book and research allowances. Fulbright opportunitites for students, graduates, and post doctoral scholars.
Future of Technology Scholarship, by Vandelay Web $1,000 open to students of all majors.
Future Physicians Scholarship Program $500 award to any student who hopes to enter the medical field in the future.
Future Recreation Management Professionals Scholarship $500 award to any student who hopes to enter the recreation management field in the future.
Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships Scholarships are designed to assist those (and their children) with a recent or ongoing history of movement to obtain work in agriculture.
George Geng On Lee - Minorities in Leadership Scholarship Minority students ("Minority" is defined as a group different form the majority population. This includes but is not limited to ethnicity, gender, religion, etc. graduating from high school, or who are enrolled at the university as a full-time undergraduate student are eligible to apply.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Provides awards for US undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a 2-year or 4-year college or university to use toward study abroad programs worldwide.
Giva Student Scholarship Offering $1,000 scholarship. Giva's corporate student scholarship and grant award is for anyone attending a college or university and is aimed at assisting undergraduate or graduate students further their education. No specific course of study or major required.
GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship Program $500 award based on personal statement submitted by the student with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship $11,000 is available to a full-time graduate student who is pursuing an advanced degree preparing for a career in state or local government finance.  Must currently be a full-time student in a graduate program that prepares students for careers in state and local government finance., under "Student Opportunities"
Goldstein & Hayes Scholarship Contest $1,000 award to a currently enrolled  college, trade school or university student or to a high school senior who has been accepted to one.
Gordon & Rees' LSAT Scholarship Program Two LSAT Scholarships are awarded to financially-disadvantaged minority students. The stipend will defray the cost of LSAT preparation classes and law school application fees for undergraduate students from the following 4-year public colleges in the San Francisco Bay area and San Diego: Cal State East Bay, UC San Diego, San Diego State, UC Berkeley, San Francisco State, and San Jose State. E-mail or
Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Scholarships Scholarships are available for both Undergraduate and Graduate students with superior academic records and have plans to pursue a career in state or local government or graduate studies in governmental accounting or public administration.
Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship $6,000 is available to four students enrolled in part-time graduate study that are employees of a state or local government and are preparing to continue their career in state and local government finance. Must be employed at least two years by one or more state or local governments., under "Student Opportunities"
Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship $6,000 is available to two graduate or undergraduate students enrolled in full-time study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.  Undergraduate students must be in the process of completing at least their junior year by the time the scholarship is awarded., under "Student Opportunities"
GreenPal Business Scholarship If you currently run a small business while attending college or have a small business idea to start while you plan to attend college, see the instructions and criteria for applying for the GreenPal scholarship.  $2,000 paid equally over four semesters ($500 for each semester completed).
Stephen K. Hall Scholarship $7,000 presented annually to qualified graduate student majoring in law, policy or public administration with a focus or concentration in California water resources.
Edna Hayward Scholarship Fund: John Muir Medical Center - Concord Campus Students may apply who are pursuing a health career; must hage completed all GE courses and/or clinical training has begun. Awards are bsed on financial need, scholastic ability, interview, and personal aptitude. Call John Muir Medical Center - Concord Campus Volunteers at (925) 674-2165.
Hazing Awareness Scholarship All students that are enrolled in any accredited college or university that has a Greek Social Setting may apply. You must be in good standing at your school with a minimum 2.0 GPA or C Average.
Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program $500 award to any student who hopes to enter the medical field in the future.
Health Professions Scholarship & Loan Repayment Programs Applicant must be enrolled in a healthcare profession program, at least a part time student (enrolled in 6 units), maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0, and must complete a 2-year service obligation to practice in a MUA in California providing direct patient care on a fulltime basis.
Hearthstone Housing Foundation Academic Scholarship Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund was created to develop and empower new generations to achieve their educational endeavors. Awards range from $500-$5,000. Eligibility requirements: Be 16-25 years old; Reside in a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property OR a resident in a county where a Hearthstone property is located. Attend college/university, trade school, professional/leadership training, or internship. Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.
Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship $1,000 award for a promising upper division or graduate student who shows a commitment to communicate and interpret a love of nature and an understanding of the need to practice conservation.  Students pursuing degrees in environmental protection, forestry, wildlife and fisheries, biology, parks and recreation, park management, environmental law and public policy, environmental art, and California history are encouraged to apply.  Contact Sue Hoffmann at (209) 795-3840 and visit the web site:
Higher Education 4H Scholarships Applicant must have been in the California 4-H Youth Development at the time of their graduation from high school.
Clare A. Hill Scholarship, (Presented by CCWD) $5,000 award presented by Contra Costa Water District (CCWD) offered to students in a water resources-related field of study.  Eligible students are  California residents attending California colleges or universities full-time as a junior or senior during the year the scholarship is awarded.
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Provides multiple scholarships for fulltime students who demonstrate financial need and attend an HACU-member institution (CSUEB is a member ) at the time of the award.
Hispanic Community Affairs Council Scholarship Must be an Alameda County resident and of Hispanic heritage. Must be a graduating high school senior, past-year GED recipient, community college student or transfer student, student attending 4-year university, or a student accepted into a post-grad program or credential program. Currently enrolled community or 4-year college students must be enrolled in at least 6 units. Visit website for application and list of required documents, including essay guidelines.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Variety of scholarships for high school seniors, community college transfer students, undergraduate and graduate students, and Gates Millenium Scholars.
Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships Open to high school student 19 and under in grades 9-12. Students responding to this year's writing contest should study the Holocaust and then submit an essay of no more than 1,200 words.
HotelsCheap Scholarships Scholarships for students in all majors aspiring to achieve a college education, must be US resident and at least 16 years of age.
Housing Scholarship Program Rental assistance to heads of households living or working in Livermore or Pleasanton, CA.
HSF/Mass Mutual Multicultural College Scholarship Must be of African-American, Asian/Pacific Islander, or Hispanic descent, also must be a Sophomore, Junior or Senior at a university majoring in Business, Economics, Finance, Marketing, Math or Statistics; min. GPA 3.0 and reside in the Atlanta, Houston, LA or SF metropolitan area.
HubShout Internet Marketing Scholarship $1,000 awarded to two qualified applicants, having completed at least one year of post-secondary education and a minimum GPA of 3.0, and who best demonstrate a passion for online marketing.
100 Minority Scholarship Gateway List Applicant must be a minority, and meet other requirements stipulated by the individual scholarship.
Imagine America Online Scholarship Applicant must be either a US citizen or a permanent resident, be at least age 17 with a high school diploma or GED, and be enrolled in a degree or certificate online program at a participating college.
Incight Scholarhip Only those with documented disabilities: physical, learning, congnitive, etc., may apply. Must be enrolled fulltime.
International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search Applicants can be non-resident or an International student. Search for scholarships, internships, fellowships, etc. in the US and abroad.
Richard B. Irvine, M.D. Memorial Medical School Scholarship program For volunteers who are graduate of high schools in the John Muir Medical Center, Concord Campus Health District.
ItaliaRail Study Abroad in Italy Scholarship

Two scholarships at $1,000 for students studying abroad in Italy.
Just Walkers Mobility Scholarship $1,000 to undergraduate or graduate students with a mobility disability.
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