Blackhawk Women's Scholarship Fund (transfer scholarship)

Applicants for BWSF must fulfill the following criteria:

  • Female, residing in Contra Costa County
  • Have at least a 3.5 unweighted GPA
  • Be active in community service
  • Be in need of financial aid
  • A graduating High School senior, or Junior College student ready to transfer who will be attending a 4-year college/university in the fall

Recipient Guidelines:

  • Award recipients must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA during the period in which they are receiving the scholarship money
  • Recipients are required to complete the school term for which the award is paid out. Failure to do so will require repayment of the amount awarded
  • Scholarship checks will be written out directly to the college or university you are attending. The scholarship money can be used for school expenses only (tuition, room & board, books)

If you meet the qualifications and guidelines and would like to apply for the BWSF Scholarship, please request an application by sending your name and email address to

Up to $2,000.00