Apply for our Promise Scholarship which covers tuition, student fees, textbook and counseling support for the first year of college!
The Promise Scholarship will cover all student fees and textbook assistance for the first year that a student is enrolled (beginning in Fall semester and continuing through Spring semester and Summer session).
Recipients of the Promise Scholarship must agree to:
Students need to apply for Federal Student Aid (18/19 FAFSA) OR the 18/19 California DREAM Act in order to be eligible for the Cañada College Promise Scholars Program.
After submitting your application you will be notified via email about next steps. Please be sure to check your my.smccd email for important information regarding your application status. All students will be required to meet with the Cañada College Promise Team to finalize their placement in the program.
Provides support to students with families with child care, meal assistance and additional financial and academic support services
Helps low-income and educationally disadvantaged students succeed with financial and academic support
Federal financial aid, additional scholarships, Workshops to get started
Free one-on-one financial coaching and education. Services include Cañada Cash, the Food Pantry, access to benefits and a free Legal Clinic.