Scholarship Opportunities

Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarships for College (Applications accepted Oct. 15, 2012-Jan. 15, 2013)-Golden 1 is launching a college scholarship program for our members! Scholarships, ranging from $1,000 to $5,000, will be awarded to full-time students who will attend an accredited, nonprofit two- or four-year college or university in California beginning fall 2013. Scholarships are renewable to cover the full two or four years. To apply, or for more information, please visit

Eligibility requirements include:

  • The student or the student’s parent/guardian has been a Golden 1 member for at least one year as of January 15, 2013.
  • The student is involved in community volunteer and extracurricular activities.
  • The student has a grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.

California Grocers Association Educational Foundation

California Scholarship Federation

UC scholarship programs

CSU scholarship programs

Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid for Members of the Armed Services

California Wine Grape Growers Foundation

SEIU scholarship opportunities

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The Latino Legal Voice for Civil Rights

Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid for Undocumented Students

California Legislative Black Caucus Youth Scholarship

Asian & Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for Students of Native American Decent

Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid for LGBT Students

Jacqueline McManus Memorial Scholarship

National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)

Scholarships That Don't Require Social Security Numbers

Scholarships for AB540 Students

IBEW Local 234 Essay Contest

PG&E Bright Minds™ Scholarship program