Shasta College seeks qualified and motivated international students to apply for the Shasta College Foundation Scholarship, open to international students pursuing degree-granting programs during the 2023-2024 academic session.
Shasta College Foundation is pleased to offer a scholarship opportunity for newly enrolled International Students. This payment will be sent directly into your Shasta College student account, helping cover educational costs associated with attending classes.
We understand the financial strain that international students often experience while attending an American college, so the Shasta College Foundation is pleased to offer them a chance at receiving an award. Our campus will soon be welcoming students from around the globe and providing them with access to world-class educations.
Shasta College is one of the world’s most esteemed community colleges, offering students associate degrees and certificates that transfer to four-year universities and colleges. Many international students choose Shasta College because we provide an inviting, safe, and supportive atmosphere to learn and grow in.
Shasta College is a public institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), as well as other accreditation organizations. Educational institutions such as California State University, the University of California system, Simpson University, and other accredited universities and colleges grant full credit for classes taken at Shasta College.
Shasta College operates on a semester system, with Fall (August) and Spring (January). Students may enroll in either semester; courses and programs are available during day or evening hours as well as on weekends – equivalent to the initial two years of four-year degree programs.
The Global Education Center was created to provide programs and services that guarantee our international students the highest quality personal and academic experience, while encouraging understanding of other cultures. Our staff is passionate about helping students make the most of their time at Shasta College and in America.
Shasta College Foundation Scholarship 2023-2024:
- All International Students
Shasta College Foundation Scholarship 2023-2024 Benefits:
- Transfer Center that offers a vast selection of university majors that transfer.
- High transfer rate for highly selective universities.
- Inexpensive tuition and fees on campus.
- Staff are friendly, helpful, and supportive – including an International Student Counselor!
- Faculty with a reputation for excellence, not teaching assistants.
- Nationally accredited with small class sizes and personalized attention.
- Tutoring and learning center that offers tutoring across various subjects.
- Excellent English as a Second Language class Offering personalized attention in small group settings.
- Intercollegiate and student-athlete activities as well as intercollegiate sports.
- Events sponsored by the campus.
- Beautiful campus setting with easy access to mountains and recreational area.
- Dormitories located on campus provide students living arrangements.
Shasta College Foundation Scholarship 2023-2024 Eligibility Criteria:
To be eligible for the Shasta College Foundation Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Candidates for admission at Shasta College must be new international students.
- Candidates should also be enrolled in a full-time academic program.
- Students must plan to enroll at Shasta College during the Fall semester (taking at least 12 units)
Here are the specifics:
- Students must plan to attend Shasta College during the Fall semester (taking at least 12 units), with a total number of awards to be distributed: 1. Scholarship amount available: $3,000 (one-time payment).
- Scholarship distribution method: payment directly into students’ accounts at Shasta College for education expenses.
- Complete the application and include an essay (500-word maximum).
- Have a GPA (GPA) of 3.5 or higher
- Send at least two (2) letters of recommendation written by someone familiar with you (instructor employer, teacher or church member, etc.) who isn’t part of your immediate family.
- Submit Your Most Recent Unofficial School Transcript
Before receiving the grant in the fall semester, students must enroll in at least 12 courses at Shasta College.
- Students must demonstrate sufficient language proficiency through tests to be able to write, read and communicate in English at an adequate level in order to successfully pursue academic programs. These tests can be taken in order to verify language proficiency.
Application Procedure For Shasta College Foundation Scholarship 2023-2024:
- Please be aware that this application won’t automatically save if you leave before clicking “Submit.” We suggest reading through the guidelines, typing your essay into an MS Word document, and then completing the application once you feel ready.
- The Scholarship Committee will carefully review and assess all applications submitted. Only the most deserving students will be awarded scholarships; not every applicant can be guaranteed one.
- Applying for admissions at Shasta College is a breeze! All that’s left for you to do is fill out our international student application form with any necessary additional details, download it for your convenience, or request paper copies in the mail.
- Once we receive and verify your application, and confirm that you meet all necessary criteria, we will notify you of our acceptance and send you a copy of your acceptance document via postal mail.
The Application Deadline For Shasta College Foundation Scholarship is April 30, 2023.