​​​​Scholarships are made possible by the generosity of faculty, staff, private citizens and civic groups and organizations in the community.

Orange Coast College has scholarships for graduating high school seniors, continuing students and students who have completed units at OCC and are transferring to higher institutions. 

OCC Scholarships

The application period for OCC Scholarships takes place from mid-December until the end of February every year. Select the OCC Scholarships link for more information.

 

Outside Scholarships

If you are looking for scholarships from organizations outside of OCC, then check out the Outside Scholarship Opportunities and Outside Scholarship Search Sites link or check out iGrad.

Contact Us

(714) 432-5645

scholarshipoffice@occ.cccd.edu

College Center

Office Hours

Mon to Fri, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat & Sun, Closed

2022 Scholarship Workshops

The scholarship workshops will cover the OCC scholarship application, references, uploading transcripts, and scholarship essay tips as well as the general Do's and Don't's. This year the Scholarship Workshops will be part of the STAY THE COURSE  workshops during the month of February at the dates and times listed below. All STAY THE COURSE workshops are accessed on Zoom.

Workshops will be held via Zoom on the dates and times listed below. You can access them using the following link.

Go to Workshop

  • Thursday 02/03/2022 from 1pm - 2pm
  • Wednesday 02/09/2022  from 1pm - 2pm
  • Monday 02/14/2022  from 1pm - 2pm
  • Tuesday 02/22/2022  from 1pm - 2pm

For additional writing tips on your scholarship essay, please utilize the resources toward the bottom of the OCC Scholarships page.

If you cannot make any of the above Scholarship Workshops, then please email swellengard@occ.cccd.edu with any questions or if possible, to set up a Zoom meeting.