How the Scholarship Office Helps You

Administers the SMC Foundation's annual Scholarship Program.

Provides a single-application procedure for consideration. Distributes approximately $600,000+ in scholarship funds from the Santa Monica College Foundation (an endowment fund that provides proceeds for about 400 different scholarships), service clubs and local organizations, private individuals, and other off-campus scholarships; provides information about scholarship opportunities from outside sources.

Provides informational workshops and application forms for a variety of non-campus based scholarship sources that supports continuing and transferring SMC students; support services to obtain and fill out applications and to submit any required documents.

Scholarships vary from $250-$2,000 plus per year, and are awarded as a check issued directly to the student.

Office Hours

Monday - Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday: 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. 
During peak times office hours may vary


Drescher Hall Room 150

1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405

(310) 434-4290