Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 A.C. Griffin International Student Award
Given in memory of A.C. Griffin to honor an international student at College of Marin.
Given in memory of A.C. Griffin to honor an international student at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$500 Aaron E. Mack Scholarship
Established in memory of former College of Marin student, Aaron E. Mack, these scholarships are given annually to second year automotive technology...
Established in memory of former College of Marin student, Aaron E. Mack,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 AAUW
An organization that assists students, would like to award a scholarship to a COM student (or students) who are transferring to a 4-year school at...
An organization that assists students, would like to award a scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 AAUW Marin STEM Award
Majoring in a STEM field (STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics.) For example, but not limited to, Biology, Chemistry,...
Majoring in a STEM field (STEM stands for science, technology,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Alec Carnessale Memorial Scholarship
In memory of a former College of Marin student, this scholarship is given to a student who, like Alec, has special understanding of and talent for...
In memory of a former College of Marin student, this scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$500 Anna Margaret Smith Memorial Scholarship
Anna Margaret Smith, a long‑time friend of the College, established this endowment fund to provide scholarships based on academic success and...
Anna Margaret Smith, a long‑time friend of the College, established this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Armand Cello Fund
Armand Cello served College of Marin students as a counselor for many years. He established this scholarship to reward students who worked hard to...
Armand Cello served College of Marin students as a counselor for many...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 Arv Miller Scholarship Fund
Awarded annually to one or more students majoring in art, taking a minimum of 8 units and with a minimum 2.5 GPA.
Awarded annually to one or more students majoring in art, taking a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,000 Barbara Z. Otto Family Foundation Scholarship
Barbara Otto is a friend of COM, and she established this scholarship to assist students in the STEM disciplines.
Barbara Otto is a friend of COM, and she established this scholarship to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Behrouz Mirdadian Scholarship
In memory of Behrouz Mirdadian, instructor in the Fine Arts department and a renowned local painter. This scholarship was established to recognize...
In memory of Behrouz Mirdadian, instructor in the Fine Arts department...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Belen Erazo Scholarship, sponsored by the Rice Financial Products Company
This scholarship was established by Hector Reyes-Erazo of Rice Financial Product Company in honor of his mother, Belen Erazo. It supports students...
This scholarship was established by Hector Reyes-Erazo of Rice Financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$300 Bette Reese Memorial Scholarship
In memory of Bette Reese, this scholarship is awarded for general excellence in the field of written communication to a continuing student in...
In memory of Bette Reese, this scholarship is awarded for general...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$1,000 Blue Star Moms of Marin Scholarship
Blue Star Moms supports American troops by sending them care packages and notes of encouragement and appreciation.
Blue Star Moms supports American troops by sending them care packages...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$300 Burke Sisters Memorial Scholarship
Established by Mrs. Loretta Burke Huband and her family, this scholarship is awarded to students with disabilities enrolled in a credit program.
Established by Mrs. Loretta Burke Huband and her family, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$1,000 C.M. & Tempest Van Vilierdan Fund for Nursing
This scholarship was established to assist Nursing students with tuition, books, uniforms and other educational expenses.
This scholarship was established to assist Nursing students with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Carol Adair Scholarship
Established in memory of former College of Marin instructor, Carol Adair, this scholarship honors a student who is a single parent and is pursuing...
Established in memory of former College of Marin instructor, Carol...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Carolyn Dirks Marketing Scholarship
Completed 15 units at COM marketing or general education, have minimum of 2.75 grade point average, enrolled in a minimum of 6 units and will...
Completed 15 units at COM marketing or general education, have minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Casey/Kendall Scholarship
Advanced nursing student (not a first year student) who shows promise of leadership, minimum 2.75 GPA with financial need.
Advanced nursing student (not a first year student) who shows promise of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 COM Scholars
The COM Scholars was established to award a Spring 2019 Marin County high school graduate who has a minimum 2.0 grade-point average, is enrolled in...
The COM Scholars was established to award a Spring 2019 Marin County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Daniel and Elizabeth Deedy Scholarship
Elizabeth Manning Deedy was a former President of the Marin Community College District Board of Trustees, the College of Marin Foundation, and the...
Elizabeth Manning Deedy was a former President of the Marin Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 DeBorba Family Scholarship
An endowment in memory of Rose, Joseph, and Edward DeBorba, this scholarship was established by the late Carolyn DeBorba in memory of her husband...
An endowment in memory of Rose, Joseph, and Edward DeBorba, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Diana L. Joy Scholarship
COM donor Diana Joy who passed away in 2017 included the college in her estate plan and provided for this special funding for scholarships.
COM donor Diana Joy who passed away in 2017 included the college in her...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$400 Dr. Harry Hensler Scholarship
Awarded to an outstanding athlete who will be transferring to a four-year institution.
Awarded to an outstanding athlete who will be transferring to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
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$400 Edwin Cadogan Scholarship
This art scholarship was established by friends and family of Edwin Cadogan, a former member of the art faculty at College of Marin. It is awarded...
This art scholarship was established by friends and family of Edwin...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
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$400 Elizabeth C. and Wallace C. Hall Scholarship
Elizabeth C. and Wallace C. Hall Scholarship was established by the Hall Family Trust upon the passing of these two friends of College of Marin....
Elizabeth C. and Wallace C. Hall Scholarship was established by the Hall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
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$1,250 Elvire Coriat de Baere Art Scholarship
Elvire Coriat de Baere attended COM and graduated in 1972 at the age of 42. She was an artist and completed a book on the Holocaust as a result of...
Elvire Coriat de Baere attended COM and graduated in 1972 at the age of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250
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$1,000 Emma Krohn Scholarship
Established by Emma Krohn, this award is designated for College of Marin students transferring to a four‑year school who demonstrates financial...
Established by Emma Krohn, this award is designated for College of Marin...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$400 Eva Turner and Sekou Turner Scholarship
The scholarship was established in honor of Ms. Eva Turner, a community liaison at the Marin City Community and Sekou Turner, the son of Professor...
The scholarship was established in honor of Ms. Eva Turner, a community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
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$1,000 Federated Indians of Graton
This scholarship is awarded to a student who is a member of the Graton tribe or a California tribe.
This scholarship is awarded to a student who is a member of the Graton...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$300 Florence Gastonguay Memorial Scholarship
In memory of Florence Gastonguay, a longtime San Francisco mathematics instructor, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding mathematics major.
In memory of Florence Gastonguay, a longtime San Francisco mathematics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$400 Frances M. Compton Scholarship
Frances Compton, former President of the Marin Community College District Board of Trustees, was active in state‑wide organizations. This...
Frances Compton, former President of the Marin Community College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
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$500 Frank D. Gomez
This scholarship is based on financial need, academic excellence, and personal achievement. The fund was established by donors in memory of Frank...
This scholarship is based on financial need, academic excellence, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$300 Frank R. Warner Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Frank R. Warner, former director of the administration of justice program. This scholarship is...
This scholarship was established in memory of Frank R. Warner, former...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$1,000 George Swift Scholarship
These scholarships, established by George Swift, are to provide assistance to re‑entry students with children returning to school to improve their...
These scholarships, established by George Swift, are to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Gerald H. “Jerry” Miller Scholarship
Provided by the Independent Insurance Agents of Marin County, this scholarship is awarded to a graduate of a Marin County high school entering or...
Provided by the Independent Insurance Agents of Marin County, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$500 Gordon Baseball Scholarship
This scholarship, established by Gordon Smith, is for a sophomore College of Marin baseball player in good academic standing who needs financial...
This scholarship, established by Gordon Smith, is for a sophomore...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$300 Gordon Chan Biology Scholarship
In memory of long‑time faculty member Gordon Chan, this scholarship is awarded to a student showing unusual promise and commitment to the life...
In memory of long‑time faculty member Gordon Chan, this scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$1,000 Haddie Academic Scholarship Fund
Established by an anonymous donor to provide academic scholarships for students enrolled in at least 9 units, with a GPA of 2.5 or higher., and...
Established by an anonymous donor to provide academic scholarships for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$300 Helen S.R. Applegate Scholarship
A local artist, Helen S.R. Applegate, established this art transfer scholarship in memory of Edgar A. Steinau and Neville J. Rich, Sr., and Fred...
A local artist, Helen S.R. Applegate, established this art transfer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$1,000 Henry O. Timnick Transfer Scholarship
Established by a long-time friend of the college, this scholarship is awarded to an academically outstanding student whose goal is to transfer to a...
Established by a long-time friend of the college, this scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Irwin P. Diamond Outstanding Graduate Award
This endowment was established in honor of Irwin P. Diamond, former President/Superintendent of College of Marin and founding member of the College...
This endowment was established in honor of Irwin P. Diamond, former...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Janet Susan Tobin Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to a second year nursing student.
Awarded to a second year nursing student.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Jerome B. York Scholarship
This scholarship was established for Jerome B. York, a long‑time member of the College of Marin faculty and chair of the business/economic...
This scholarship was established for Jerome B. York, a long‑time member...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$300.00 John Gillin Memorial Scholarship
Friends and colleagues established this scholarship in memory of John Gillin, former COM counselor. It is awarded to a continuing or transfer...
Friends and colleagues established this scholarship in memory of John...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
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$250 John J. Niebauer Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded in the memory of Dr. Niebauer who graduated from College of Marin and went on to Stanford School of Medicine and became...
This scholarship is awarded in the memory of Dr. Niebauer who graduated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
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$1,000 John L. Wasserman Memorial Scholarship
Awarded in memory of former San Francisco Chronicle columnist John Wasserman who was a COM student, this scholarship is given to a student majoring...
Awarded in memory of former San Francisco Chronicle columnist John...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$800 John W. Mackey Scholarship
John Mackey, a past director of the College of Marin Foundation, endowed this scholarship to encourage students to pursue studies in the field of...
John Mackey, a past director of the College of Marin Foundation, endowed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800
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$300 Joy Goldstone Dennin Scholarship
Established by her family, and is awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need and has a minimum of 3.0 grade point average.
Established by her family, and is awarded to a student who demonstrates...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$300 Kaiser Permanente Scholarship
Kaiser Permanente established this scholarship to encourage students to pursue nursing careers and provides financial assistance for students...
Kaiser Permanente established this scholarship to encourage students to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
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$250 Kent Seymour Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Kent Seymour, a founder of the College of Marin Foundation and former Trustee of the Marin Community College District. It...
Established in memory of Kent Seymour, a founder of the College of Marin...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
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