San Luis Obispo, CA Area Scholarships

San Luis Obispo (/sæn ˌluːɪs əˈbɪspoʊ/; Spanish for "St. Louis, Bishop [of Toulouse]", pronounced [san ˈlwis oˈβispo]; Obispeño: tiłhini, "Place of the full moon" ), or SLO (/sloʊ/) for short, is a city in the U.S. state of California, located roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Central Coast of Southern California. The population was 45,119 at the 2010 census. The population of San Luis Obispo County was 269,637 in 2010.

Founded in 1772 by Spanish Franciscan Junípero Serra, San Luis Obispo is one of California's oldest communities. Serra's original mission was named after the 13th-century saint and bishop Louis of Toulouse. The city, locally referred to as San Luis, SLO, or SLO Town (as its county is also referred to as SLO) is the county seat of San Luis Obispo County and is adjacent to California Polytechnic State University.

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San Luis Obispo, CA Area Scholarships

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Wayne Brenckle Engineering Scholarship

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

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Wayne Brenckle Engineering Scholarship

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

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Schools in and around San Luis Obispo, CA

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Four or more years; Public; $17,622 average out-state tuition; $5,742 average in-state tuition
Cuesta College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $6,774 average out-state tuition; $1,288 average in-state tuition
Laurus College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Central California School of Continuing Education
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit; $9,820 average out-state tuition; $9,820 average in-state tuition