The 2017-18 richmond promise scholarship application is open. 

2017-18 English Application

La Aplicación de 2017-18 en español

Para ver (no completa) la aplicación en español haga clic aquí

This is the application for NEW, first time Richmond Promise applicants. If you are currently receiving or were already awarded the Richmond Promise Scholarship, the renewal application will be emailed to you in late May 2018.


Richmond Promise Scholarship Eligibility Criteria: 

1. Be a Richmond or North Richmond resident (i.e. have a Richmond or North Richmond home address) 
2. Have graduated from an eligible high school within the West Contra Costa Unified School District boundary area or received your GED/high school equivalency between June 2017-2018
3. Attended an eligible high school at least 9th-12th grade consecutively
4. Complete the FAFSA/Dream Act by the Cal Grant deadline on March 2, 2018


*Remember you must submit your FAFSA or California Dream Act by March 2, 2018 in order to be eligible for the 2017-18 Richmond Promise Scholarship.* 

You can start or complete your FAFSA or California Dream Act application using the links below:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

California Dream Act Application

For help with filling out the FAFSA, please visit the FAFSA Resources page: FAFSA Resources or attend a Cash for College workshop at your high school or other financial aid workshops. 


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2017-18 Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Deadline: March 9, 2018 at 11:59 PM (PST).