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2017 Online Scholarship Application Now Available December 15, 2016 – March 1, 2017

The 2017 Online Scholarship application is now open for submission December 15, 2016 through March 1, 2017. Students from the Coastal Bend Community Foundation’s seven-county service area of Aransas, Bee, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio are eligible to apply. Students can apply by selecting the “Scholarships” button above and clicking the ONLINE SCHOLARSHIPS button at the sidebar.

CBCF currently administers over 100 scholarship funds, and awarded almost $440,000 in scholarships in 2016. Students who submit a single ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP application will be considered for all of nearly 50 scholarships using this application process. They are also welcome to review and apply for any of the other (more than 50) scholarships, available as INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS. Each of these scholarships has specific application requirements and paper applications identified.

More information about college scholarships can be found on our website or by calling Director of Scholarships, Karen Wesson at 361-882-9745.

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  1. How do I start my account

    • Hi Benjamin,

      You can apply by visiting our website https://www.cbcfoundation.org. Then select the “Scholarships” button at the top of the page, next click the “ONLINE SCHOLARSHIPS” button at the left-hand sidebar. There you will need to enter your email address and create a password. Once that is established, you can begin completing the online application, which will consider you for all 50 scholarships using one application. The deadline is March 1, 2017. We also have INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS available. Each has specific application requirements and paper applications identified with varying deadlines. You can also view them on our website. For more information, feel free to call Karen Wesson, Director of Scholarships, at 882-9745.

      Thank you,

      Tracy Ramirez