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Palo Alto, CA Area Scholarships

Palo Alto (pron.: /?pælo??ælto?/; Spanish: palo: literally "stick", colloquial: "tree" and alto: "tall"; meaning: "tall tree") is a California charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, United States. The city shares its borders with East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Stanford, Portola Valley, and Menlo Park. It is named after a redwood tree called El Palo Alto.

The city includes portions of Stanford University and is headquarters to a number of Silicon Valley high-technology companies including Hewlett-Packard (HP), VMware, Tesla Motors, Ning, IDEO, Wealthfront and Palantir Technologies. It has served as an incubator to several other high-technology companies such as Apple Inc., Google,Facebook, Logitech,Intuit, Sun Microsystems,Pinterest, and PayPal. As of the 2010 census the city had a total population of 64,403 residents. Palo Alto was established by Leland Stanford when he established Stanford University following the death of his son Leland Stanford Jr. Palo Alto is one of the most expensive cities in the United States and its residents are among the most educated in the country.

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Palo Alto, CA Area Scholarships

name award deadline

Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarship

Golden 1 Credit Union

Up to $5,000 January 31, 2019 See Details

Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarship

Golden 1 Credit Union

award

Up to $5,000

deadline

January 31, 2019
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Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship

Calaveras Big Trees Association

$1,500 April 15, 2019 See Details

Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship

Calaveras Big Trees Association

award

$1,500

deadline

April 15, 2019
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Latina Leadership Network Scholarship

Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges

$500 February 01, 2019 See Details

Latina Leadership Network Scholarship

Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges

award

$500

deadline

February 01, 2019
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Directing Change Student Film Contest

Each Mind Matters

Up to $500 March 01, 2019 See Details

Directing Change Student Film Contest

Each Mind Matters

award

Up to $500

deadline

March 01, 2019
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Schools in and around Palo Alto, CA

Menlo College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $34,476 average out-state tuition; $34,476 average in-state tuition
Stanford University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $40,050 average out-state tuition; $40,050 average in-state tuition
Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $0 average out-state tuition; $0 average in-state tuition
Palo Alto University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $13,731 average out-state tuition; $13,731 average in-state tuition
Canada College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $1,013 average out-state tuition; $1,013 average in-state tuition
Foothill College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $6,075 average out-state tuition; $360 average in-state tuition
Cogswell College
Four or more years; Private for profit; $19,488 average out-state tuition; $19,488 average in-state tuition

Popular Majors in Palo Alto