LATTC General Scholarship Information

The General Scholarship Application process for Fall 2018 is  available now. 

Deadline to apply will be Wednesday, September 19th @ 11:59pm.

Deadline has passed – applications are no longer accepted.

General Scholarship Application Information

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.

Dr. Polly Garstka Pathways to Success Scholarship

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be an LATTC student
  • Be enrolled in 6 unit or more
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Have declared a major

LATTC RISE Scholarship

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be an LATTC student
  • Be enrolled in 6 unit or more
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • LATTC student/AB-540/Undocumented student

Application Instructions:

  • Fill out the scholarship application. Please answer all the questions.
  • Write a personal statement answering the questions on the prompt (350 words).
  • Attach unofficial copy of your transcripts
  • List any volunteer/community service

Please turn in your application to the Dream Resource Center (DRC) MA-109-C

Deadline:  September 28th at 12:00pm


More Scholarships

  • 2017-2018 CCCSFAA Scholarship – – The California Community Colleges Student Financial Aid Administrators Association will again sponsor student scholarships; a total of ten $500 student scholarships, one $500 scholarship for each of the ten CCCSFAAA regions across the State.  Each California community college is asked to promote the scholarship competition on their campus and nominate up to two students for the scholarship. Deadline January 10th 2018
  • Student must be enrolled in at least 6 units in a California Community college for Spring 18.
  • Student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Student must have remaining need of at least $1000.00.
  • Student must have applied for State and/or Federal Financial aid.
  • LATTC General Scholarships
  • GM Women’s Retail Network Scholarship for WomenThe Gm Women’s Retail Network established a scholarship program designed to encourage more women to consider pursue a career in automotive retail with the ultimate goal of increasing the number of women assuming key management roles in automobile dealerships.Interested students are invited to visit the scholarship website at to complete the application. Please note, all scholarship applications must be submitted by April 15, 2018 to receive consideration.

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.