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Students have multiple options to apply for scholarships. The information below is not an all inclusive list and Rio Hondo encourages students to seek all possible opportunities.

RHC Foundation

You complete one (1) application and will be automatically matched to available Foundation administered scholarships based on the answers you provide.

Third Party Disbursed by RHC

If you are notified by a scholarship donor that you will receive an award and it will be disbursed by Rio Hondo, you will be contacted by the President’s Office when your award is ready.

Third Party Disbursed Directly to the Student

There are many scholarships that are offered directly to students . Please contact the organization offering the scholarship for additional information or to submit an application.


RHC Foundation / Establish a Scholarship

Donors who give one time or who establish an ongoing award for any Rio Hondo student. The Foundation will work with you to determined the criteria for each scholarship. The Rio Hondo Foundation manages the application process, selection and award.

Disbursed by RHC

If you are a scholarship donor, have awarded a scholarship to a Rio Hondo College student and wish to have Rio Hondo disburse the award, you will work with the College through the Financial Aid Office.