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Important Dates
as of Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Today's Important Dates:

Association of Black Employees (TABE) Scholarship More information available

The application for the 36th annual scholarship from The Association of Black Employees (T.A.B.E.) of Pasadena City College recognizes students and members of the community for their hard work and achievements throughout the year. The application is available at: It is open to students with the following qualifications:

  1. U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen

  2. Transfer or continuing student at Pasadena City College (PCC)

  3. Cumulative PCC grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or above

  4. Completed 24 or more units at PCC

 Application Process

  1.  Complete the TABE Scholarship Application. Application must be typed online and printed. Do not download and handwrite application

  2. Compose a one to two-page typed personal statement describing your educational and career goals at PCC and any hardships or obstacles that you have overcome to achieve them

  • Describe your educational and career goals at PCC.

  • Describe your interaction with the African-American community in addition to your leadership and/or community service with the African-American community.

  • Given your personal background, explain how achieving your career goals will positively affect the African-American community

      3.  Two letters of recommendation from an instructor, counselor, or advisor

All materials must be post-marked by Tuesday April 4, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. and mailed/delivered to:

Pasadena City College Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (L-114)

Attention: Scholarship Coordinator 1570 E. Colorado Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91106-2003

Faxed applications are acceptable fax #- (626)585-7936

Ruth Valentine Returning Student Scholarship Award More information available
L114 - Go to the Website

Women in Action

Ruth Valentine Returning Student Scholarship Award

Women in Action established the Returning Student Award in 1996, in honor of their deceased founding member Ruth Valentine. Ruth had a deep interest in working parents who made the decision to pursue their own development despite severe obstacles. The award is presented annually to under-represented working parents raising children who have chosen a career path and are enrolled at Pasadena City College or the Community Education Center, spring, 2014.

Candidates must meet all of the following requirements:

1. Working parent raising children.

2. Currently enrolled in Pasadena City College or the Community Skills Center.

3. Have been in attendance for no less than one year.

4. Maintaining a 2.0 or better grade point average. 

5. Write an essay demonstrating her personal efforts to redirect his/her life which includes career goals. 

Download The Women in Action, Ruth Valentine Scholarship Award application here, or pick it up at the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid, L-114.

Applicants can submit the application to The Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid or send it to:

PO Box 90992

Pasadena, CA 91109-0992

Deadline:  Tuesday, April 15. Applications will be picked up at 5 p.m. from L-114 and the PO Box. Late applications will not be considered.

The amount of the award; $1,000. Winners may be asked to attend a scholarship award luncheon.


Jun 4, 2012 - May 9, 2014

Eligible Program for Financial Aid

Sep 26, 2013 - Mar 30, 2014

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship

Dec 23, 2013 - Jun 20, 2014

New Disbursement Deadline Starting Spring 2014

Jan 8 - Apr 30, 2014

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship

Jan 17 - Oct 6, 2014

AES Engineers Scholarship

Jan 22 - Apr 25, 2014

UCLA Stomp Conference

Jan 28 - May 1, 2014

Gene & Marilyn Nuziard Health Care Scholarship

Jan 28 - Jun 30, 2014 Mobility Scholarship Program

Feb 3 - Jun 30, 2014

* General Scholarship NOT Available Spring 2014 *

Feb 5 - Apr 1, 2014

Ebell/Flint Scholarship

Feb 19 - May 16, 2014

2014-15 Child Development Grant

Mar 17 - Jul 31, 2014

Middle Class Scholarship

Upcoming Important Dates:

Wed, 3/19 - Fri, 4/4

President's Latino Advisory Committee Scholarship

Thu, 3/27 - Mon, 6/30

Just Walkers Scholarships

Thu, 4/17 - Thu, 5/1

USD Transfer Deadline Extended

Fri, 5/2 - Fri, 6/20

BigSun Scholarship

Tue, 5/6 - Sat, 5/31

The Print Interactive Radio & Television Edu.

Mon, 5/12 - Sun, 6/1

APU International Student Deadline Extended