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Student grants available here

By Jose Arebalo, Scene Editor

February 6, 2019

Filed under Campus Beat

Each year billions of dollars in grants and scholarships are awarded to hard-working students, but some communities still have less access to those resources. The Kennedy-King Scholarship honors the memories of Doctor Martin...

Scholarships, grants abound

By Cindy Pantoja, Opinion Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Campus Beat

The 2019-20 scholarship application season has started and with more than $180,000 in funding available in scholarships through the Contra Costa College Foundation, students should already be filling out their applications. Any...

Curriculum supports academic specificity

By Roxana Amparo, Associate Editor

August 30, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The guided pathways program has been implemented at Contra Costa College to ensure all students are equally supported in swiftly reaching their educational goals. Dean of Workforce and Economic Development Kelly Schelin said...

Scholarship application process streamlined

By Gabriel Quiroz, Advocate Staff

March 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Scholarships can have a huge impact in a student’s life. They can make the difference between having time for study and quality time with family or working countless hours to pay off tuition. Livingson Azode, an internatio...

Financial aid filing window opens earlier

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

September 28, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Financial aid is a cause of confusion for many students at Contra Costa College. Financial Aid Assistant Patricia Herrera said her team is working to ensure that all students are well informed about changes to grants, scholarship...

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