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Undergraduate Scholarships

The 10,000 Degrees Undergraduate Scholarships application opens every year on October 1st and must be postmarked by March 2nd of the following year. No late submissions will be considered for funding. It is your responsibility to respond to all requests for information in a timely manner.

All applications must be submitted online, and some scholarships require additional documents, so please read directions carefully to ensure you submit everything required.

NOTE: By submitting the 10,000 Degrees Undergraduate Scholarships application, students automatically apply to ALL available undergraduate scholarships currently administered through 10,000 Degrees. Here is the current list of undergraduate scholarship partners.

Basic Eligibility Requirements:

  • Students must provide information showing financial need.
  • Students must be enrolled in a program leading to his/her first Associate’s degree, Bachelor’s degree, or teaching credential during the current academic year.
  • Students must be enrolled in an average of 12 academic units per term during the 2019-20 academic year (or full-time as designated by school).
  • The majority of our scholarships are for students from Marin and Sonoma County, but we do administer a few scholarships for students from the greater Bay Area (California). 

Application Opens: October 1

For more information, contact our Scholarship Team:

Jin Choi

Jin Choi
Director of Scholarship Programs
Phone: 415.451.4002
Email: jchoi (at)

Stephanie Hamilton

Stephanie Hamilton
Scholarship Coordinator
Phone: 415.451.4004
Email: shamilton (at)

Claudia Cardenas Resize

Claudia Cardenas
Scholarship Coordinator
Phone: 415.451.4017
Email: claudia.cardenas (at)