Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Kern Community College District Scholarship Portal! Here you will find hundreds of scholarship opportunities for Bakersfield College, Cerro Coso Community College, and Porterville College. Please note: You must complete a General Application to apply for any of the scholarships listed below. All students are encouraged to apply!

The 2019-2020 application period will officially open on Monday, October 1, 2018.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$250.00 20-Ands Scholarship
Sponsored by the 20-Ands Club; the club dissolved after 76 years of service to the community. Two, inthe amount of $500; 3.0 GPA.
Sponsored by the 20-Ands Club; the club dissolved after 76 years of...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 AAUW/DeMatteis/Osher Scholarship
The AAUW/DeMatteis/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the American Association of Univeristy Women, friends and family in memory of Janet DeMatteis,...
The AAUW/DeMatteis/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the American...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Ada Flores Warner Memorial/Konda Osher Scholarship
The Ada Flores Warner Memorial/Konda/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Carlson, Flores & Warner Families and Bernard Osher Initiative &...
The Ada Flores Warner Memorial/Konda/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Al Melcer Memorial Scholarship
The Al Melcer Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by the Melcer Family. Qualifications include: area of study AA Social Science; transfer to a...
The Al Melcer Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by the Melcer Family....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,500.00 Albert Konda Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Albert Konda Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Konda Estate. Qualifications include: a minimum GPA of 3.50 and under 80 credits;...
The Albert Konda Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Konda...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Alfred Offill Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship
The Alfred Offill Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Mary Offill Lawrence and Bernanrd Osher Initiative & Foundation for California...
The Alfred Offill Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Mary...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Alyward Johnson Memorial/Cornell/Osher Scholarship
The Alyward Johnson Memorial/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Family & Friends of Alyward Johnson and Bernard Osher Initiative &...
The Alyward Johnson Memorial/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$250.00 AM VETS Endowed Scholarship
The AM VETS Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the AM VETS, Post 77 of Porterville. Qualifications inlcude: recipient should be a veteran, or a...
The AM VETS Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the AM VETS, Post 77 of...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$250.00 American Association of Retired Persons Scholarship
The American Association of Retired Persons Scholarship is sponsored by the Porterville AARP. Qualifications include: continuing at Porterville...
The American Association of Retired Persons Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/15/2018
varies Andy Messchaert Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Andy Messchaert Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Andy Messchaert’s Family and Friends in memory of Andy. Qualifications include: ...
The Andy Messchaert Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Andy...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Arthur & Amelia Thurman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Arthur & Amelia Thurman Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Thurman Estate. Qualifications include: a minimum GPA of 3.00 and...
The Arthur & Amelia Thurman Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Augusta Linneman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Augusta Linneman Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Linneman Endowment. Qualification include: area of study Business; continuing...
The Augusta Linneman Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Austin Family/Osher Scholarship
The Austin Family/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Geary and Nonnie Austin Family and the Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for California...
The Austin Family/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Geary and Nonnie...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Bank of Sierra Agri-Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship
The Bank of Sierra Agri-Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Bank of Sierra and the Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for...
The Bank of Sierra Agri-Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Bank of the Sierra Agri-Business Endowed Scholarship
The Bank of the Sierra Agri-Business Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Bank of the Sierra. Qualifications include: area of study AA Agriculture,...
The Bank of the Sierra Agri-Business Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Bank of the Sierra Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship
The Bank of the Sierra Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Bank of the Sierra and Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for...
The Bank of the Sierra Business/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Bank of the Sierra-Business Endowed Scholarship
The Bank of the Sierra Business Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Bank of the Sierra. Qualifications include: area of study AA Business, Business...
The Bank of the Sierra Business Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Bank...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$0.00 Barbara Stone Hettick Memorial Scholarship
The Barbara Stone Hettick Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by Duke Hettick, Gene & Maxine Stone, Ron & Pam Childress, Rod & Sharon Stone, Family &...
The Barbara Stone Hettick Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by Duke...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Beatrice Tidball Continuing Scholarship
The Beatrice Tidball Continuing Scholarship is sponsored by the Tidball Trust. Qualifications include: continuing at Porterville College, minimum...
The Beatrice Tidball Continuing Scholarship is sponsored by the Tidball...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$4,000.00 Beatrice Tidball Transferring Scholarship
The Beatrice Tidball Transferring Scholarship is sponsored by the Tidball Trust. Qualiications include: transfer to a four-year college or...
The Beatrice Tidball Transferring Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $4,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$300.00 Bluekle & Foltz Scholarship
The Bluekle & Foltz Scholarship is scponsored by Betty Bluekle & Wayne Foltz. Qualifications include: AA Business Administration; transfer to a...
The Bluekle & Foltz Scholarship is scponsored by Betty Bluekle & Wayne...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$300.00 Caryl Guerrero Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Caryl Guerrero Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Guerrero Family & Friends. Qualifications include: area of study Music; a...
The Caryl Guerrero Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Chavez'/Flores Family Scholarship
The Chavez’/Flores Family Scholarship is sponsored by Emma C. Flores. Qualifications include: area of study Teaching or Nursing; goal to transfer...
The Chavez’/Flores Family Scholarship is sponsored by Emma C. Flores. ...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$250.00 Chief Fran Torigian Memorial Law Enforcement Endowed Scholarship
The Chief Fran Torigian Memorial Law Enforcement Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Torigian Family and Friends. Qualifications include: ...
The Chief Fran Torigian Memorial Law Enforcement Endowed Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Christenson Law Firm/Konda/Osher Scholarship
The Christenson Law Firm/Konda/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Christenson Law Firm and the Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for...
The Christenson Law Firm/Konda/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Citrus Alumni Award
The Citrus Alumni Award is sponsored by Citrus High School. Qualificaitons include: graduate of Citrus High School; passing a minimum of 6 units...
The Citrus Alumni Award is sponsored by Citrus High School....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$300.00 Communication Department Scholarship
The Communication Department Scholarship is sponsored by James Thompson. Qualifications include: area of study in Communication Art, Communication...
The Communication Department Scholarship is sponsored by James Thompson....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Corkins Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship
The Corkins Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Corkins Family and Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for California Community...
The Corkins Family/Cornell/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by the Corkins...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Cornell Family Endowed Scholarship
The Cornell Family Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Edward B. & Elizabeth F. Cornell Trust. Qualifications include: area of study...
The Cornell Family Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Edward B. &...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Cotton Family Endowed Scholarship
The Cotton Family Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Cotton Family & Friends of the Cotton Family. Qualifications include: transfer to an...
The Cotton Family Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Cotton Family...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$600.00 Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship
The Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship is sponsored by Eta Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma. Qualifications include: transfer to a four-year...
The Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship is sponsored by Eta Zeta Chapter of...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Dr. Orlin & Louise Shires Endowed Scholarship
The Dr. Orlin & Louise Shires Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Family of Dr. Orlin Hudson Shires. Qualifications include: area of study...
The Dr. Orlin & Louise Shires Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Earline E. Sparks Memorial Childcare Scholarship
The Earline E. Sparks Memorial Childcare Scholarship is sponsored by Betty Webb. Qualifications include: area of study Childcare or Development...
The Earline E. Sparks Memorial Childcare Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Edison International STEM Scholarship
The Edison International STEM Scholarhship is sponsored by Edison International (Southern California Edison). Qualifications include: area of study...
The Edison International STEM Scholarhship is sponsored by Edison...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$250.00 Edward M. Buckles Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Edward M. Buckles Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Gloria M. Buckles. Qualifications include: AA Business Administration or AA...
The Edward M. Buckles Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$300- $600 Ellen Medley Scholarship
The Ellen Medley Scholarship is sponsored by Ellen Medley and Friends. Qualifications include: area of study Business (Financial, Accounting,...
The Ellen Medley Scholarship is sponsored by Ellen Medley and Friends....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $300- $600
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Elva & Joe Alcantra Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship
The Elva & Joe Alcantra Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship is sponsored by Paul Alcantra, family and friends. Qualifications include: ...
The Elva & Joe Alcantra Memorial Endowed Nursing Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$0.00 English Major Scholarship
The English Major Scholarship is sponsored by Susan Regier/Language Arts. Qualifications include: area of study English; conttinuing at PC or...
The English Major Scholarship is sponsored by Susan Regier/Language...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$750.00 Family Housing for Education Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$0.00 Family Housing for Education Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 First Generation Scholarship
The First Generation Scholarship is sponsored by an anonymous donor. Qualifications include: goal to transfer to a four-year institution; minimum...
The First Generation Scholarship is sponsored by an anonymous donor....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Flora & Bernard Dearden Endowed Scholarship
The Flora & Bernard Dearden Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Flora & Bernard Dearden. Qualifications include: minimum GPA of 3.00; and pursuing...
The Flora & Bernard Dearden Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Flora &...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Foster Farms Endowed Scholarship
The Foster Farms Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Foster Farms. Qualifications include: area of study Agricultural Business/Food Science (AA...
The Foster Farms Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by Foster Farms....
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$200.00 Francis Noble Gault Scholarship
The Frances Noble Gault Scholarship is sponsored by the Gault Foundation. Qualifications include: transferring to a four-year institution; a...
The Frances Noble Gault Scholarship is sponsored by the Gault...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Fraternal Order of Eagles/Konda/Osher Scholarship
The Fraternal Order of Eagles/Konda Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Fraternal Order of Eagles and the Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for...
The Fraternal Order of Eagles/Konda Osher Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Fruit Growers Supply Company Scholarship
The Fruit Growers Supply Company Scholarship is sponsored by Fruit Growers Supply Company. Qualifications include: area of study AA Agriculture;...
The Fruit Growers Supply Company Scholarship is sponsored by Fruit...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Gay Weinberger Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Gay Weinberger Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the Walter Weir, Family & Friends. Qualifications inlcude: area of study...
The Gay Weinberger Memorial Endowed Scholarship is sponsored by the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$500.00 Gordon Lu Scholarship
The Gordon Lu Scholarship is sponsored by Gordon Lu & Book Sales of “Double Luck”. Qualifications include: career goal of teaching; a minimum GPA...
The Gordon Lu Scholarship is sponsored by Gordon Lu & Book Sales of...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$1,000.00 Gordon Lu/Osher Scholarship
The Gordon Lu/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Gordon Lu & Book Sales of “Double Luck” and the Bernard Osher Initiative & Foundation for...
The Gordon Lu/Osher Scholarship is sponsored by Gordon Lu & Book Sales...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/15/2018
$750.00 Hank Brovelli Memorial Breakfast Lions Scholarship
The Hank Brovelli Memorial Breakfast Lions Scholarship is sponsored by the Porterville Breakfast Lions. Qualifications include: transfer to a...
The Hank Brovelli Memorial Breakfast Lions Scholarship is sponsored by...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline11/15/2018