Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$4,500 Maria Chernin Nursing Scholarship
Mr. Chernin was a friend of COM and was grateful for the care he was provided by COM Nursing program graduates. Before he passed away, he...
Mr. Chernin was a friend of COM and was grateful for the care he was...
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  • Award: $4,500
$750 Marin Retired Teachers Scholarship
The Marin Retired Teachers Scholarship Foundation recognizes college students planning to become educators. These scholarships are awarded to a...
The Marin Retired Teachers Scholarship Foundation recognizes college...
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  • Award: $750
$400 Michael Lazar Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of COM student Michael Lazar, this scholarship is awarded to students in good academic standing with financial need majoring...
Established in memory of COM student Michael Lazar, this scholarship is...
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  • Award: $400
$500 Novato Garden Club Scholarship
This scholarship has been established in memory of Ginne Maloney, a longtime club member who donated the funds. To be awarded to a student in the...
This scholarship has been established in memory of Ginne Maloney, a...
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  • Award: $500
$2,500 Nursing Scholarship in honor of Peter J. Julien, M.D.
This scholarship was established by Louis Bershad, COM alumnus class of 1960 and his wife and business partner Ro Bershad in honor of Dr. Peter...
This scholarship was established by Louis Bershad, COM alumnus class of...
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  • Award: $2,500
varies Osher Initiative for California Community College Students
This special scholarship is awarded based on enrollment (6 units or more). Scholarship amount varies and is based on enrollment. Must be BOG/CA...
This special scholarship is awarded based on enrollment (6 units or...
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  • Award: varies
$250 R. Kennedy Student Fund
This scholarship is awarded to a student who will be transferring to a private college.
This scholarship is awarded to a student who will be transferring to a...
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  • Award: $250
$250 R. Walter Langhart Memorial Scholarship
The R. Walter Langhart Memorial Scholarship was established for a student in horticulture. The student must demonstrate academic achievement and...
The R. Walter Langhart Memorial Scholarship was established for a...
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  • Award: $250
$300 Rachel Shiner Scholarship
Awarded to a COM student who will graduate COM before their 19th birthday. Pursuing an Associate’s Degree at COM.
Awarded to a COM student who will graduate COM before their 19th...
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  • Award: $300
$300 Rick Shaw Scholarship
In memory of Rick Shaw, this scholarship is for a transfer student who plans to study communication at College of Marin or at a four‑year school.
In memory of Rick Shaw, this scholarship is for a transfer student who...
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  • Award: $300
$1,000 RN Endowment Scholarship
Established through the generosity of many donors, this scholarship is awarded to nursing students in need of financial aid.
Established through the generosity of many donors, this scholarship is...
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  • Award: $1,000
$300 Roberta Hendricks Scholarship
Family and friends of Roberta Hendricks established this scholarship in memory of Roberta, a graduate of the College of Marin nursing program. The...
Family and friends of Roberta Hendricks established this scholarship in...
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  • Award: $300
$1,000 Signorelli Family Memorial Scholarship
This endowment, established in memory of Richard Signorelli by friends and family, is awarded to an outstanding continuing or transfer student who...
This endowment, established in memory of Richard Signorelli by friends...
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  • Award: $1,000
$1,000.00 Susan Swan Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Susan Swan is the mother if one of COM Nursing program’s beloved lab tech, Sarah Joseph. Susan passed away in 2017. This scholarship is in tribute...
Susan Swan is the mother if one of COM Nursing program’s beloved lab...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$200 Suzanne Ferrandini Scholarship
Awarded to a re-entry art student who pursues art with a sense of passion and exploration.
Awarded to a re-entry art student who pursues art with a sense of...
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  • Award: $200
$500 Sylvia Bingham Memorial Language Scholarship
These two scholarships are awarded to two continuing students taking classes in World Languages and Cultures who have financial need and are in...
These two scholarships are awarded to two continuing students taking...
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  • Award: $500
$1,000 Therese M. Owen Nursing Scholarship
Established by her partner Richard Micheli, friends and family members, to honor the memory of Therese Owen, who was an administrative assistant in...
Established by her partner Richard Micheli, friends and family members,...
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  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Ulta, Hannah, and Misty Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship honors family pets that have brought joy and comfort to the donor’s family. In addition, a family member graduated from the COM...
This scholarship honors family pets that have brought joy and comfort to...
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  • Award: $1,000
$2,500 Weaver Meadows Memorial Scholarship for Business
Established by Class of 1960 alumnus Louis Bershad and his wife Ro Bershad, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding continuing student in...
Established by Class of 1960 alumnus Louis Bershad and his wife Ro...
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  • Award: $2,500
$1,000 Zane Gillespie Scholarship
This award was established by family and friends in memory of Zane Gillespie, who devoted her life to teaching educationally handicapped children....
This award was established by family and friends in memory of Zane...
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  • Award: $1,000
$300 ZONTA Club Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to a student entering the second year of the nursing program, on the basis of academic success, financial need and dedication to nursing.
Awarded to a student entering the second year of the nursing program, on...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $300