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Bellflower, CA Area Scholarships

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Bellflower is a city in Los Angeles County, California, and is a suburb of Los Angeles. It was incorporated on September 3, 1957. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 76,616, up from 72,878 at the 2000 census.

The city derives its name from the bellefleur apple, which was grown in local orchards during the early 1900s.

Originally settled by small communities of dairy farmers of Dutch, Japanese, and Portuguese descent, Bellflower and neighboring Paramount served first as the apple and later the milk production centers for Southern California until soaring post-World War II property values and threatened annexations by Los Angeles led by real-estate syndicates forced most of the farmers to move several miles east to the Dairy Valley/Dairyland/Dairy City area (now the cities of Cerritos, La Palma, and Cypress). These farms were in turn divided up into large housing divisions for Los Angeles's growing, middle-class White American population which worked in the region's high-tech, skilled industrial, and service positions. From the 1950s through the late 1960s, Bellflower Boulevard, the city's main thoroughfare, was a thriving commercial strip for shopping. Numerous retail and franchise restaurant firms began on this street, which also featured middle- and high-end boutiques, arts and crafts shops, and other small shopkeeps alongside larger department stores and banks.

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Bellflower, CA Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarship Up to $5,000 January 31, 2018
Clair A. Hill Scholarship $5,000 March 01, 2018
Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship $5,000 April 09, 2018
ACWA Scholarship $3,500 March 01, 2018
Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship Program $1,500 March 31, 2018
Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2018
Latina Leadership Network Scholarship $500 February 02, 2018
El Camino Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship Varies January 26, 2018

Schools in and around Bellflower, CA

American Beauty College
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
InfoTech Career College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Marinello Schools of Beauty-Paramount
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Cerritos College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $6,072 average out-state tuition; $1,060 average in-state tuition
PCI College
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Fremont College
Four or more years; Private for profit
Downey Adult School
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public