Cuesta College scholarships now open to students

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Students can now apply for hundreds of Cuesta College scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year, including Cuesta Promise, which pays all student fees for an entire year.

Cuesta College’s general scholarships are open to all incoming and continuing Cuesta College students and can be used for tuition, textbooks and other expenses, according to a news release from the community college. The deadline to apply is March 2.

In 2015, $306,000 in scholarship funds was distributed to 260 students. A total of 434 general scholarships were awarded, each one with different donor criteria and different award amounts.

Cynthia Lambert: 805-781-7929, @ClambertSLO