Community Scholarship Program

Since establishing our Community Scholarship Program in 1997, our generous scholarship donors have awarded nearly $40 million to more than 10,000 San Diego students who help fuel our local economy – making our program the largest private non-university scholarship provider in San Diego County.

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Common Scholarship Application

The San Diego Foundation Common Scholarship Application provides students access to more than 100 scholarship opportunities with awards ranging from $1,000 to more than $5,000. Some scholarships can be renewed for multiple years to help offset the financial burden for a student’s entire undergraduate career.

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The deadline to submit an application has passed.

Application Deadlines

  • Application Open: Wednesday, January 17, 2024
  • Application Closes: Wednesday, March 6, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. PST
  • Applicants Notified: By June 1, 2024

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If you have a question regarding the any of our scholarship opportunities, please contact or submit a contact form.

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