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Samuel Merritt University - California Dream Act

Sponsored by: Samuel Merritt University

Applicants must attend a California high school for a minimum of three years; or attain credits equivalent to three or more years of high school coursework and a combination of three or more years at a California elementary or secondary school. Applicants must graduate from a California high school, pass the California High School Proficiency Exam (CHSPE) or get a General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and enroll in an accredited California college or university. Applicants will be eligible for Cal Grants, Middle Class Scholarships and other state and institutional financial aid. Applicants should check with the campus financial aid office for further details or requirements. State and institutional aid such as Cal Grants are free money for college that does not have to be paid back.


Application Deadline March 2
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Grant
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? yes
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $12,240

Contact Information

Samuel Merritt University
Samuel Merritt University
370 Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609 United States

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