The Orange County Community Foundation has established the Margaret E. Oser Scholarship Fund to assist females currently enrolled at a Southern California – Orange County community college who are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university for the upcoming academic year.
This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America ®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, age, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability or national origin.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $2,500-$5,000.
Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. Preference will be given to previous award recipients.
Applicants will be notified in July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of The Orange County Community Foundation. Payments are made in one installment in early August.
Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.
Scholarship America will select ten finalists and the Orange County Community Foundation will select recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form from an educational instructor must be submitted on your behalf by 3:00 p.m. Central Time on May 5, 2020.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.