The Alamo Colleges Foundation scholarship application for
2015-2016 is currently CLOSED.
The 2016-2017 scholarship application opens JANUARY 11,
2015-2016 APPLICANTS will be notified by email if offered a
The Alamo Colleges Foundation offers eligible students an opportunity to be considered for numerous Internal Alamo Colleges Scholarships. (View a list of possible Internal Scholarships)
Click each of these links for: general eligibility requirements, FAQ's, scholarship essays info, plus application tips
As an eligibility requirement for Alamo Colleges Foundation scholarships, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://www.fafsa.gov.
Type your essays in a WORD document in order to run spell check and word count. Then copy and paste the essays into the scholarship application.
You can also visit the SAC Writing Center in Gonzales Hall, Room 203 to ensure your essay is perfect!
Scholarships always want to see your community involvement!
Get involved with campus events! Click here to see how you can get involved on campus!
United Way and Volunteer Match are also good resources when looking for volunteer opportunities!
Writing Workshops, 210-486-1433 – Writing Center (Gonzales Hall, Rm 203) - http://www.alamo.edu/main.aspx?id=3346
Empowerment Center, 210-486-0455, Workshop calendar @ http://sacweb01.sac.alamo.edu/sac/ewomen/default.aspx
Academic Departmental Scholarships!
Some SAC academic departments also administer their own scholarship programs and therefore have separate applications.
Check with the various SAC departments to learn of scholarships you may be eligible for and obtain an application. (Department scholarships link)
These are Non-Alamo Colleges scholarships which are available to students attending any college.
External scholarships information can be found through local, state, or nationwide searches:
For more external scholarship info, visit this link: http://www.alamo.edu/sac/ExternalScholarships/