Our Opportunities

The 2020-2021 LMC Scholarship general application is now open.

To apply for LMC scholarships, you must currently be enrolled at LMC and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 at LMC. Your completed application must be submitted by the application deadline of Tuesday, February 18, 2020, by 11:59 pm.

To begin your application, click the “Sign In” button in the upper right-hand corner of the page and log in using your Insite Portal username and password.

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After completing and submitting the general application, the following will happen:

1. You will be auto-matched to opportunities in which you meet the eligibility criteria.

AND

2. After you complete and submit your general application, you may receive a prompt to complete additional questions for one or more scholarships (recommended opportunities). To apply for “recommended opportunities”, click on the “Apply” button and answer the additional questions so that you will be considered for these recommended opportunities.

Note: being auto-matched to a scholarship by meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee that you will receive the recommended opportunities scholarship.

Listed below are current LMC scholarship opportunities. To be considered for one of these scholarships, complete the general application.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Award Amount Varies African-American Staff Scholarship
The African-American Staff Scholarship is being offered to full-time LMC students continuing at LMC or transferring to a four-year college or...
The African-American Staff Scholarship is being offered to full-time LMC...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,200 American Associates of University Women (AAUW) Concord Branch
The AAUW has been working to improve the lives of women and their families since 1881. Applicant must be a member of one or more of the following...
The AAUW has been working to improve the lives of women and their...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,200
Deadline02/18/2020
Award Amount Varies American Associates of University Women (AAUW) Delta Branch
Applicant must be a current LMC student transferring as a junior to an accredited four-year college or university Fall 2020, minimum five (5) years...
Applicant must be a current LMC student transferring as a junior to an...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
Varies Asian Pacific Islander (API) Faculty and Staff Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 Bob Zavala “Making a Difference in the Lives of Children” Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Bob Zavala, a Los Medanos Child Development Instructor. Criteria: must have completed a minimum of six...
This scholarship was created in memory of Bob Zavala, a Los Medanos...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
$300.00 Brian Benzler Memorial Scholarship
The Brian Benzler Memorial Scholarship was created by family and friends to honor the life of Brian Benzler. Criteria: full-time LMC student,...
The Brian Benzler Memorial Scholarship was created by family and friends...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 Claire Luiselli Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is being offered in loving memory of Claire Lusielli. Claire Luiselli worked in the Contra Costa Community College District for...
This scholarship is being offered in loving memory of Claire Lusielli. ...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
Award Amount Varies Classified Senate Student Scholarship
This scholarship is being offered by the generosity of the LMC’s Classified Senate. Criteria: LMC student who has completed a minimum of twelve...
This scholarship is being offered by the generosity of the LMC’s...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000.00 Dean S. Lesher Scholarship
Students receiving a Dean S. Lesher Scholarship must: Live in Contra Costa County Be a current LMC student transferring to a California State...
Students receiving a Dean S. Lesher Scholarship must: Live in Contra...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 Edmund L. Regalia Scholarship for Continuing Students
Criteria for the scholarships are as follows: • Must be currently enrolled at Contra Costa, Diablo Valley, or Los Medanos College • Must be...
Criteria for the scholarships are as follows: • Must be currently...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 EOPS Perpetual Spirit Award
The Los Medanos College EOPS Perpetual Spirit Award began in 1993. The EOPS Perpetual Spirit award is to distinguish a transferring or graduating...
The Los Medanos College EOPS Perpetual Spirit Award began in 1993. The...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
$250 Harriet Shaffer Anti-Bias Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Harriet Shaffer, a Los Medanos Child Development Instructor. Applicant must have completed a minimum of...
This scholarship was created in memory of Harriet Shaffer, a Los Medanos...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $250
Deadline02/18/2020
$200 Inter-Club Council (ICC) Scholarship
This scholarship is being offered to an LMC student who is an active member of a chartered ICC Club. Criteria: Active member of a chartered ICC...
This scholarship is being offered to an LMC student who is an active...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $200
Deadline02/18/2020
$250.00 Janhavi Stewart/Malik Stewart LVN Scholarship
This LMC Foundation scholarship is being offered to current LVN students. Criteria: Applicant must be a continuing Vocational Nursing student and...
This LMC Foundation scholarship is being offered to current LVN...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 K2- Lupe Martinez Memorial Scholarship
The Lupe Martinez Memorial Scholarship is in memory of a dedicated and hardworking supervisor at K2 solutions. Eligibility Criteria: • Must be a...
The Lupe Martinez Memorial Scholarship is in memory of a dedicated and...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
Award Amount Varies La Raza Faculty and Staff Scholarship
Full-time LMC student continuing fall 2020 or transferring to a 4-year university in Fall 2020. A minimum GPA of 2.5, must demonstrate financial...
Full-time LMC student continuing fall 2020 or transferring to a 4-year...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$400 Leung Family Scholarship
Applicant must be a continuing LMC student enrolled in at least 6 units in the upcoming fall semester. Student must be a science/nursing major who...
Applicant must be a continuing LMC student enrolled in at least 6 units...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $400
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 LMC Brentwood Center Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage academic excellence and to recognize the achievements of students at the LMC Brentwood Center....
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage academic excellence and...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
Award Amount Varies LMC Former Foster Youth Scholarship
This scholarship is being offered to a former foster youth. Applicant must be a current LMC student continuing at LMC in the upcoming fall...
This scholarship is being offered to a former foster youth. Applicant...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$750 LMCAS Scholarship
The Associated Students of Los Medanos College (LMCAS) are the representatives of the LMC student body. Applicant must be a current LMC student...
The Associated Students of Los Medanos College (LMCAS) are the...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $750
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,500 Marilyn McFaul Vocational Scholarship
Marilyn McFaul was a member of Soroptimist International of Pittsburg for 35 years. Marilyn was a local business owner and was a strong...
Marilyn McFaul was a member of Soroptimist International of Pittsburg...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline02/18/2020
Varies Matthew Shepard Tolerance Scholarship
This scholarship is being offered to honor the life of Matthew Shepard, a gay man who was murdered because of his sexual orientation. The...
This scholarship is being offered to honor the life of Matthew Shepard,...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Scholarship
Criteria: Student must have completed, enrolled, or planned a course of study that will include Math 50: Calculus and Analytic Geometry I, Math...
Criteria: Student must have completed, enrolled, or planned a course of...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,100 Osher Scholarship
Thanks to the generosity of The Bernard Osher Foundation, thousands of California Community College students, like you, may receive an Osher...
Thanks to the generosity of The Bernard Osher Foundation, thousands of...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,100
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000.00 Perry-Folino for Dramatic Writing Scholarship
This scholarship recognizes students majoring in Performing Arts. Applicant must be a full-time LMC student continuing at LMC in the upcoming Fall...
This scholarship recognizes students majoring in Performing Arts. ...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 Phil and Barbara Gottlieb Scholarship
The Phil and Barbara Gottlieb Scholarship is being offered by the generosity of Phil Gottlieb, an LMC Academic Counselor, and his spouse. Criteria...
The Phil and Barbara Gottlieb Scholarship is being offered by the...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 Pittsburg Women's Community League (PWCL) Scholarship
The Pittsburg Women’s Community League (PWCL) is offering a $500 scholarship to an LMC student who graduated from Pittsburg High School.
The Pittsburg Women’s Community League (PWCL) is offering a $500...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
Award Amount Varies Puente Scholarships
The Puente scholarships are being offered to students who have been involved in the Puente Cohort Program and/or the Puente Club. Awards are given...
The Puente scholarships are being offered to students who have been...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/18/2020
$300 Richard Livingston Scholarship
This scholarship is offered by LMC’s previous College President, Richard Livingston. Criteria: Full-time LMC student transferring to 4-year...
This scholarship is offered by LMC’s previous College President, Richard...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $300
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 Robin Aliotti Memorial Business Scholarship
This scholarship was created by family members to honor the memory of Robin Aliotti. Criteria of scholarship: *Full-time LMC student ...
This scholarship was created by family members to honor the memory of...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
$500 Rotary Club of Brentwood
The Rotary of Brentwood Scholarship is being offered to a current LMC student continuing or transferring in the Fall 2020 semester. Criteria:...
The Rotary of Brentwood Scholarship is being offered to a current LMC...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2020
$800 S.L. Meigs Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship recognizes and honors LMC Veterans. Criteria: LMC student enrolled in at least six (6) units continuing at LMC OR transferring to...
This scholarship recognizes and honors LMC Veterans. Criteria: LMC...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $800
Deadline02/18/2020
$10,000 Scholarship for Successful Transfer CSU Transfer
Scholarship Requirements: Transferring to a *California State University (CSU) in the upcoming fall semester. *3.0 GPA or above *Please discuss...
Scholarship Requirements: Transferring to a *California State University...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline02/18/2020
$1,000 Soroptimist International of Antioch Scholarship
Soroptimist International of Antioch is dedicated to serving the local community and has provided over sixty years of service for the city of...
Soroptimist International of Antioch is dedicated to serving the local...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
1 @ $500 and 1 @ $1,000 Stanley H. Chin Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship was created to honor the loving memory of Stanley H. Chin. Criteria: LMC full-time student, continuing at LMC or transferring to a...
The scholarship was created to honor the loving memory of Stanley H....
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: 1 @ $500 and 1 @ $1,000
Deadline02/18/2020
$700 Vince and Mary Custodio Scholarship
The Vince and Mary Custodio Scholarship recognizes continuing LMC students who will be completing an AA, AS, or Occupational certificate prior to...
The Vince and Mary Custodio Scholarship recognizes continuing LMC...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2020
  • Award: $700
Deadline02/18/2020