Scholarship Search Database 
River Valley High School
Career Center
530.822.2500 Ext. 2546
All scholarship applications can be picked up in the RVHS Career Center.




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Free Scholarship Search Site.

Career Cruising

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RVHS Nation Wide Scholarship Search Site.

Regents Scholarship

January 7

The most prestigious scholarship on the UC Davis campus, the Regents Scholarship is awarded to students based solely on their academic and personal achievements.


April 30

Since 1989, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has helped dreams come true for more than 5,400 outstanding students. For graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 plus.

Avalos Foundation Scholarship

April 15

Arnoldo and Alma Ruth have established the Avalos Foundation Scholarship to assist and encourage students in the advancement of higher education at the University of California. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, dedication to community service, and shows financial need.

HSF Scholarship

January 31

The nation’s largest provider of college financial range of scholarship programs. For Hispanic Heritage students with at least a GPA of 2.5 plus.

CSU, Chico Scholarship

February 15

Various scholarships for academics, athletics & artistic talents for Chico State students.

APIASF FedEx Scholarship

Dates Vary

Scholarship opportunities for Asian American and Pacific Islander students.

Dell Scholars

January 15

For students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their education.


Gates Millennium Scholarship


January 15


The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian Pacific Islander American**, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest.

Elks National Foundation

Dates Vary

Various scholarships.

Jackie Robinson Scholarships

February 15

For minority High School students.

Kohls Cares

March 13

Winner will be chosen based on the benefits and outcomes of their volunteer service.

HSF/AT&T Foundation Scholarship

March 30

Hispanic Scholarship Fund for Latino students.

Ronald McDonald House of Charity

Fall 2016

Various scholarship programs, please visit their website.

PG&E Bright Minds Scholarship

February 9

Each year, through the Bright Minds scholarship program, PG&E awards ten renewable scholarships of up to $20,000 per year for up to five years and 90 one-time $2,000 scholarships. Over the past three years, PG&E has awarded nearly $3 million in Bright Minds scholarships to high school and current college students and veterans, many of whom will be the first in their family to attend college.

Tzu Chi Scholarship

March 8

For students with a 3.0 + GPA who have over 50 hours of community service volunteer work and demonstrate a financial need.

Sutter Buttes Garden Club

May 30

For low-income students making a career choice in Ag, Bio, Horticulture, Architect, Wild Life, Forestry, Environmental Studies, etc.

Judith Barr-Fairbanks

May 1

For students with a 3.0 GPA who plan on becoming a Teacher.

The Shopper

May 10

For high school seniors with a 4.0 GPA who plan on attending a 4 year university

Yuba-Sutter Cowbelles

April 15

For Yuba Sutter students with a 3.0 GPA.

Prabjot Bains Memorial Athletic

April 30

For high school athletes.

Yuba City Cogeneration

May 7

For Yuba Sutter students majoring in STEM careers, with financial need and strong community leadership.

Yuba Sutter Bar Association

May 14

For Yuba Sutter students with financial need who plan on majoring in Political Science, Government or Law.

The Punjabi American Heritage Society

April 15

For Yuba Sutter students with a 3.0 GPA.

Khalsa Education Foundation

April 25

For students of East Indian descent with a 4.0 GPA.

Dorothy C. Wisner TLC

April 10

For TLC students seeking a career in health.

The Sohal Family

May 8

For RVHS students with a 3.0 GPA.

Yuba Sutter Colusa Employer Advisory Council

March 1

For students interested in a career in business.

Association of California School Administrators

May 8

Any senior currently attending a high school within the Tri-County area (Colusa, Sutter, and Yuba County) who meets the eligible criteria.

Sutter-Yuba Association of Relators

April 17

For Sutter-Yuba county high school students who will be attending a university or vocational school with outstanding citizenship.

Yuba City Education Foundation

May 11

For students interested in the educational field who have volunteered in the community. Preference is given to students with financial need.

Rotary Memorial Scholastic Foundation, Inc.

May 1

For Sutter County high school seniors.

Gray Avenue Parent Teacher Organization

May 1

For Gray Avenue Middle School Alumni with a 3.0 GPA.

Hmong American Association, Inc.

May 1

For student of Hmong Ancestry.



High school blood drive participants.

The Vern Williams

April 24

For students with financial hardship.

Crowhurst Memorial Scholarship

April 1

For Sutter County high school seniors.

Beale Officers Spouse Club

March 11

Dependent family members of Active Duty or Reserve, Retired US Military or Deceased US Military Members.

Cabrillo Civic Clubs of CA

March 15

For high school students of Portuguese Descent.

Sacramento Region Community Foundation

Dates vary

Several scholarships for the greater Sacramento region.

Compassion & Choices

May 1

A writing contest for high school juniors and seniors.

Barry School

May 11

For Barry School alumni with a 2.5 GPA.

Buick Achievers

Feb 28

Receive up to $1000,000 over four years.

Student Scholarships

Dates vary. has been providing scholarship information to students and scholarship management services to companies since 2003.

National Organization of Professional Hispanic Natural Resources Conservation Service Employees

May 29

For qualified students pursuing a degree in Ag, Natural Resources Conservation or related fields.

Dr. Thomas A. Iverson, D.D.S.

May 1

For students with a 3.5 GPA

Marysville Emblem Club

April 24

For students with a 2.5 GPA.

Yuba City Early Risers Kiwanis Vocational Scholarship

Mar 2

For high school seniors who plan on attending a vocational, technical or training school.

Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Yuba City Vern Williams Scholarship

April 24

For Sutter County high school seniors with financial need.

California Farm Bureau Scholarship

March 1

The California Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation was organized to give aid to students with a desire to pursue a career in the agricultural industry. The scholarships are awarded annually based upon academic achievement, career goals, extracurricular activities, determination, leadership skills, and a commitment to study agriculture.

Sherry Hall Scholarship Fund of Rideout Hospital

March 31

For students entering the medical care profession.

Italian Catholic Federation

March 15

For Catholic students of Italian descent with a 3.2 GPA.

Discover Scholarship Program

Dates vary.

The Discover Scholarship Program awards up to $250,000 in scholarships annually to high school students nationwide.

CA Chapter Women in Mining

April 3

Women in Mining, California Chapter, seeks scholarship candidates who possess a commitment to obtain an education leading to a degree through a course of study related to mining, geology, engineering or environmental studies.

Gordon Stafford Scholarship in Ag

June 16

The Gordon Stafford Scholarship is open to minority students, pursuing a career in Architecture. The Scholarship was implemented to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the architectural firm that was founded by Gordon Stafford.

Cien Amigos Becas

May 31

For high school juniors and seniors. Please see website.

CA Women for Agriculture

May 1

For women pursuing a degree in Ag.

Yuba City Teacher’s Association Scholarship

May 16

The Yuba City Reacher’s Association will award up to three scholarships annually in the sum of $200.00 to qualified seniors graduating from YCUSD program, 1 for a student who excels academically, 1 for a student who plans to go into teaching, and 1 for a YCTA unit member’s qualified child.

The Kayla-Lizama Pierson

RVHS Athletic Scholarship

May 1

For RVHS student athletes in honor of Ms. Kayla Lizama-Pierson.

Agents of Change

May 4

For high school seniors with a 2.0GPA.

Scholarship Guidance

Dates vary

For students attending a postsecondary school.

Arnoldo Avalos Scholarship

April 15

Open to low-income, first-generation high school seniors.

Alliance for Hispanic Advancement

April 24

Open to all Yuba-Sutter seniors who are active in community service.

Mary M. Aaron Memorial Trust

March 15

For Yuba and Sutter County students who will be attending a college or university located within the state of California.

John J. & Freda C. Monnot

April 1

For high school graduating seniors in Yuba-Sutter with a 3.0 GPA.

Yuba College Scholarships

April 10

Available to incoming, continuing and transferring Yuba College students -and for students who will be attending any campus.

Chico State TRiO Educational Talent Search

February 20

For high school seniors who are participants of the Chico State Educational Talent Search programs.

John & Karin Jelavich

April 30

For Yuba-Sutter graduating high school seniors with a 2.0 GPA who plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college or university.

Sarah Jackson Memorial

April 30

For Yuba-Sutter graduating high school seniors who plan on majoring in English or education and who plan on working in the education system.

Workforce Development Scholarship

April 30

For Yuba-Sutter graduating seniors who plan on attending a vocational or trade school.

The Foundation Rideout Health Group

April 3

For students entering the nursing or other health care professions with a 3.0 GPA.

River Valley High School Booster Club

April 30

For RVHS graduating seniors with a 3.0 GPA who have participated in athletics at least 3 years.

Yuba Sutter Farm Bureau

April 24

For qualifying graduating high school seniors who have long-term career goals in ag.

Knights of Columbus

March 31

For graduating high school seniors. Preference given to members of the St. Isidore parish.

Youth on Course

April 6

For graduating students with a 3.0 GPA.