Cuesta College Foundation Offered Scholarships

Promise Scholarship
Deadline:  August 1, 2021

  • For every new SLO county high school graduate
  • Get the first 2 years at Cuesta FEE FREE

Cuesta Promise Webpage

 Check Your Promise Status 

Cuesta Promise Scholarship Application Use Chrome or Firefox Only

Cuesta Scholarship open: October 1, 2020 through March 2, 2021
The Cuesta College scholarship application opens on Thursday, October 1, 2020 and students can apply for scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year. We encourage ALL students to apply here: using Chrome or Firefox only. 

Having a FAFSA or California Dream Act on file is not required for the Cuesta Scholarships, but some scholarships are based on need so to maximize your opportunities we encourage all students to apply for financial aid to see what other opportunities they could qualify for.

Questions? Contact Financial Aid at (805) 546-3143 or email
Scholarship Flyer (flyer will be posted soon)

  • Apply for over 150 scholarships in just ONE application!

Outside Scholarships

Cuesta College Outside Scholarship Policy

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

Cuesta posts local scholarship opportunities intended for community college students.

Foundation for California Community Colleges 

The Foundation for California Community Colleges is pleased to announce the availability of 2020-21 Real Estate Education Endowment Scholarships for California Community College students. These awards are available for students in good academic standing who need financial assistance to help afford enrollment costs in community college real estate education programs.


  • Must be pursuing either a major in Real Estate or, if a Real Estate major isn’t offered by their college, a major in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate.
  • Must have completed at least one college-level real estate course with a grade of C or better (2.0).
  • Can be full-time or part-time.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.
  • Click here for PDF Version of Eligibility requirements


Visit to download materials.

September 1, 2020 – April 30, 2021

Students must submit their application to their college’s Financial Aid Office. The Financial Aid Office will determine eligibility and forward the Real Estate Scholarship Invoice to the Foundation’s office. All materials must be received by May 1, 2021.

Please contact us at or visit if you have any questions.


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