Students must have a Federal Student Aid ID to apply for Aid. If you do not have one, you may CLICK HERE to create one.
California Student Aid Commission/Cal Grants
Greater Riverside Dollars for Scholars
This all volunteer organization serves the greater Riverside area, awarding scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000, for a total $50,000 to be awarded to seniors in the Class of 2019. Application Period: December 1, 2018 to midnight on January 31, 2019
Riverside Optimist Club Scholarship Application
Download the Application (MS Word) and CLICK HERE to download information letter on this scholarship opportunity.
Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
WUE is a program of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE). Through WUE, students in western states may enroll in 150 two-year and four-year college institutions at a reduced level. Member states include: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
National Merit Scholarship
Scores from the PSAT/NMSQT are used to determine eligibility and qualification for the National Merit Scholarship Program. The Preliminary SAT (PSAT) is a standardized test typically taken by 10th and 11th graders as a precursor, practice SAT test.
All 10th graders in CBK will have the opportunity to take the PSAT test free of charge on Wednesday October 10, 2018.
RCOE Foundation scholarship
The RCOE Foundation Scholarship is an annual scholarship open to students in RCOE programs who will earn their high school equivalency (GED or HiSET) or their high school diploma and will be attending college.
Who can apply?
High school seniors graduating June 2019 from RCOE programs,
Start early gathering the following information early so you are ready to apply:
The 2018 scholarship application period is now closed. 2019 information will be posted soon!
Important Financial Aid, Scholarship & Testing Dates
FAFSA application submission opens on October 1, 2018. For many Cal Grant state financial aid programs the deadline submission date is March 2nd, with some community college Cal Grants submission deadlines being September 2nd. And the Federal FAFSA deadline June 30th.
National Merit and National Achievement Scholarships are entered by taking the Preliminary SAT (PSAT test). All 10th graders in CBK will have the opportunity to take the PSAT test free of charge on Wednesday October 10, 2018. Additional SAT & ACT testing dates are listed on our College & Career resource page.