Community Foundation for Monterey County

"The Community Foundation for Monterey County inspires philanthropy and strengthens communities. We partner with individuals, families, nonprofits and businesses to create charitable funds and make grants towards a vision of healthy, safe, vibrant communities."

Thanks to generous individuals, families and businesses, the CFMC offers a variety of scholarships for Monterey County students to help them achieve their educational and career goals.

70+ Scholarships: 1 Application

Students can apply for the majority of our scholarships through our online scholarship system. The 2024 application process opens January 5, 2024.

2024 Scholarship Deadline: March 15, 2024

Attention: If you have submitted your FAFSA or Dream Act Application for 2024-2025 and your Student Aid Index (SAI) has not been determined, please use the Federal Student Aid Estimator online tool to estimate your SAI to be able to complete your general scholarship application.

Apply here!