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Application Information

How do I apply for a scholarship?

There are many scholarships available within the Peralta Community College District.  Many you will find on our Scholarship for Fall and Spring page or by clicking on the apply for scholarship button here:


If you experience any difficulty or have any questions in relation to the on-line scholarship application process you can call the offices at 510.466.7206.

What are the requirements?

Scholarship criteria vary however, most scholarships are for individuals with financial need.  Scholarships are available for both full-time and part-time students. International students are welcome to apply.  Some scholarships are for specific areas of study or for individuals with specific backgrounds or needs.  Applicants will be considered for all scholarships for which they are applying assuming all pertinent and required materials are included and all eligibility requirements are met.



You may also contact the Office of Student Services at each college for information on how to apply for scholarships not adminstered by Peralta Colleges Foundation.


Berkeley City College Office of Student Services:

Office website:


College of Alameda Office of Student Services:

Office website:


Toni Cook

Dean, Special Programs and Grants

(510) 748-2135


Laney College Office of Student Services:

Office website:


Merritt College Office of Student Services:

Office website:


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