High Hopes Scholarship Program Application
The High Hopes Scholarship Program is a college success program designed to provide mentorship, programs, community support, and resources to motivated and resilient college-bound seniors from Berkeley public high schools. Scholars receive a scholarship of $16,000, payable in installments of $2,000 twice a year for four years.
The application to the 2019 High Hopes Scholarship Program has closed.
Promise Scholarship Program Application
Through the Berkeley Promise Scholarship Program, the BCF is awarding 25 scholarships in Fall 2018 which includes $1,500 paid directly to the student over 2 years (while in community college) and monthly group mentoring sessions to help students succeed. Promise Scholars who successfully transfer to a 4-year university will have the opportunity to apply for additional scholarship funds of $8,000 over 2 years.