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Student Scholarships

Student Scholarships

Applications for the 2020 Associated Students of Merritt College (ASMC) Scholarships will be accepted until Friday, May 1, 2020.  ASMC will award two (2) scholarships in the amount of $200 each (for each category).

  • Financial Assistance
  • Leadership
  • Single Parent
  • Athletics
  • Hardship/Challenge
  • Significant Improvement
  • Jeremiah Walker

Each 2020 ASMC Scholarship Application packet requires a completed application, a copy of Merritt College Student ID card, a copy of Peralta transcripts (minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA), a 500 word essay, and two letters of recommendation o company letterhead (one from Merritt College faculty or staff and one from an outside organization/company).

Email completed application packets to Doris Hankins, Director of Student Activities and Campus Life (dhankins@peralta.edu).

Morris Bart, LLC Community Service Scholarship

The Community Service Scholarship from Morris Bart, LLC awards one deserving student who is committed to community service with a $2,500 scholarship towards the college or university of their choice.

The deadline for application submission to this scholarship is June 15, 2020. All applications must meet the eligibility requirements outlined below and submit their application via this website.

We will be awarding this $2500 scholarship to a student that fits the criteria as follows:

  • Hold a 3.0 grade point average (GPA)
  • Currently enrolled or accepted to attend an accredited college or university for Fall 2020
  • A history of community service, volunteerism, or fundraising in their community
  • Write an essay in response to the prompt below
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions
  • Apply via the application on this page