Scholarships

Since its inception, the Berkeley College Foundation has awarded $146,000 in scholarship money to Berkeley College students.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The next High School Scholarship application deadline will be announced in December 2022. Please check back soon.  


Adult/Transfer Applicants

Winter 2023 Semester

Scholarship Guidelines for Adult/Transfer Applicants

Scholarship Application Form

Application Deadline: Friday, November  7, 2022

Up to 5 Scholarships Available

Amount: $1,000 per semester (up to eight semesters or degree completion, whichever occurs first) per academic year

For eligibility, applicants must:

  • Apply and be accepted to Berkeley College (any campus) for the winter 2023 semester
  • Enroll in a Berkeley College Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree program
  • Submit FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Requirements: In order to continue receiving the Berkeley College Foundation Scholarship, recipients must:

  • Maintain continuous enrollment. Recipient may take no more than one (1) semester leave of absence and be considered for eligibility upon readmission.
  • Show a financial need based on the outcomes from the FAFSA
  • Must provide 5 volunteer hours per semester (must be completed before week 12 of the term).
  • Must maintain a GPA of 3.0

Additional terms:

  • Berkeley College and Berkeley College Foundation employees and family members are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicants who are selected to receive full-tuition scholarships from Berkeley College are also not eligible to apply.
  • Students who complete their first degree program and choose to enroll in a second degree program may re-apply for the scholarship. (Scholarship eligibility ends upon completion of the first degree program or at the end of eight semesters.)
  • Students who elect to participate in a study abroad program while enrolled at Berkeley College will continue to receive the scholarship.

High School Applicants

Winter 2023 Semester

Scholarship Guidelines for High School Applicants

Application Deadline: The next High School Scholarship application deadline will be announced in December 2022. Please check back soon. 

Up to 5 Scholarships Available

Amount: $1,000 per semester (up to eight semesters or degree completion, whichever occurs first)

For eligibility, applicants must:

  • Apply and be accepted to Berkeley College (any campus) for the fall 2022 semester
  • Enroll in a Berkeley College Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree program
  • Have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Submit FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Requirements: In order to continue receiving the Berkeley College Foundation Scholarship, recipients must:

  • Maintain continuous enrollment. Recipient may take no more than one (1) semester leave of absence and be considered for eligibility upon readmission.
  • Show a financial need based on the outcomes from the FAFSA
  • Must provide 5 volunteer hours per semester (must be completed before week 12 of the term).
  • Must maintain a GPA of 3.0

Additional terms:

  • Berkeley College and Berkeley College Foundation employees and family members are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicants who are selected to receive full-tuition scholarships from Berkeley College are also not eligible to apply.
  • Students who complete their first degree program and choose to enroll in a second degree program may re-apply for the scholarship. (Scholarship eligibility ends upon completion of the first degree program or at the end of eight semesters.)
  • Students who elect to participate in a study abroad program while enrolled at Berkeley College will continue to receive the scholarship.

Success Stories

Berkeley College Foundation scholarship recipients have gone on to do exceptional things in their careers and communities. Read about how these scholarships have helped Berkeley College graduates achieve their dreams:

Franchesca Hernandez

Franchesca Hernandez

B.B.A., Marketing Communications

Daniyel B. Bingham

Daniyel B. Bingham

B.B.A., Business Administration – Management


Click to read about the 2021-2022 Scholarship Recognition Reception.

Click to read about Berkeley College Foundation News.

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