Welcome to the Oakland Promise Scholarship Application Portal.

This is a portal for all applicants, recommenders, reviewers, and staff of Oakland Promise scholarship programs.

Oakland Students applying to be full-time college students in Fall 2020:

Submit an application for 2-year and 4-year college Oakland Promise or Great Expectations scholarships.  This is a single application for applying to either scholarships.

Important Dates:

  • December 2, 2019 - Online Application portal opens
  • March 2, 2020 - FAFSA / CA Dream Act Application deadline
  • March 9, 2020 - Online Applications are due
    • recommendations, if required, accepted through March 14, 2020
  • April 28, 2020 - Scholarship awards announced

Email us ([email protected]) if you have any questions about the application.

Helpful tips for completing the application can be found HERE.

Preview each application with the links below:


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