The 10,000 Degrees Undergraduate Scholarships application opens every year on October 15th and must be submitted by March 2nd of the following year. No late submissions will be considered for funding. It is your responsibility to respond to all requests for information in a timely manner.
10,000 Degrees proudly provides scholarships to students with significant financial need who exhibit a strong desire to go to college and accomplish their educational goals. The majority of scholarships are available to students from Sonoma, Marin, and San Francisco counties though we also administer scholarships for students in the greater Bay ...
10,000 Degrees manages the accounting, auditing, and legal and finance requirements of the scholarship. We ensure that students remain eligible for their scholarships and on a path toward graduation. If a student’s grades start to slip or they are at risk of dropping out, our College Success team steps in to support the student.
Each year, 10,000 Degrees offers a wide range of scholarships for undergraduate students which is based on candidates’ financial needs. Each of the scholarship awards has varied value ranging from $1,000 to $5,000. The applications are accepted until March 2 every year.
Scholarship for minority students who meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria and have a minimum 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Students must be nominated by an educator familiar with the student’s work.
The Solomon Scholarship Fund was founded in honor of Winifred Solomon, born in Brooklyn, New York in 1928. “Winnie” graduated high school at age 16 and attended City College of New York majoring in Business Administration, which was a very rare concentration for a woman in the 1940s.
Most donations to 10,000 Degrees are pooled to support students through our general scholarship fund in order to more effectively target high-need students and their communities. 10,000 Degrees also administers other scholarships established by community organizations to support specific students, communities, fields of study, and other interests.
This year 10,000 Degrees awarded $4M in annual scholarships to over 1,800 students. Through financial aid counseling and money management training, 10,000 Degrees students receive on average an additional $16,000 in non-loan aid and, in turn, take on 85% less student loan debt than their peers.
The Lund University Global Scholarship Programme is targeted at top academic students who are citizens of countries from outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland) and who wish to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree studies offered at the University. Scholarships may cover 25%, 50%, 75% or 100% of the tuition fee.