Scholarships

The General Scholarship application process is complete for Spring 2017. Please check again in Fall 2017.

About Scholarships

Scholarships are gifts awarded to students for various reasons and do not have to be repaid

Scholarships are offered through Los Angeles Trade Technical College as well as several departments,  the Los Angeles Trade Technical College Foundation, community groups and individual donors. Scholarships are generally awarded on the basis of academic merit, leadership, talent, and/or community service. Financial need is a criterion for some but not all scholarships. Eligibility criteria, application procedures and deadlines may vary by program.

Los Angeles Trade Technical College scholarships are available through the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.

  • 2016-17 CCCSFAA Scholarship – The California Community College Student Financial Aid Administrators Association (CCCSFAAA) will sponsor a total of ten $500 student scholarships; one $500scholarships for each of the ten California Community College regions across thestate. In addition, there will be one $1,000 scholarship from the “Mariana Deeken, Well it Depends” scholarship fund. Deadline February 7th 2017.
  • LATTC General Scholarships
  • RISE Scholarship 2017 (fillable PDF) -There will be 10 $300  scholarships and the money will be given at the Annual Scholarship dinner on May 4thDeadline April 17th at 12 pm.

Many community organizations, foundations and businesses offer scholarships. Start your research early by browsing the scholarship directories and using free search engines on the web. Also, contact the personnel offices of companies in your area or where your parents work to see if they offer scholarships. Scholarship leads may also be listed in magazines or on web sites related to your interests or skills.