CAN - San Mateo Scholarship for Local Government Studies Fund

This scholarship is for a part-time or full time, continuing or transferring SMCCCD student with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must have a major compatible with public administration, public policy or a related field and participated in community service. Special consideration will be given to students with demonstrated financial need who have also met the criteria above.

The award recipient may also be offered a service learning experience, e.g. job shadow, internship, etc. with the City of San Mateo after completing coursework at the San Mateo County Community College District as opportunities become available.

Two awards of $1,500 each will be awarded to SMCCCD students
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please explain why you want to pursue a career in public service and in particular, local government. Please include any experience you have had which demonstrates your passion for public service and local government.