Costa Mesa

There are many scholarships for Costa Mesa students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Costa Mesa, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Costa Mesa students in the following categories:

Costa Mesa High School Scholarships
Costa Mesa College Scholarships
Costa Mesa University Scholarships

Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Back Bay High
Charles W. Tewinkle Middle
Costa Mesa High
Estancia High
Everett A. Rea Elementary
Magnolia Science Academy Santa Ana
Maude B. Davis Elementary
Monte Vista High

Costa Mesa city is situated in Orange County. This multicultural city hosts practically 114,000 residents in its sixteen square miles. On the cities southern boarder, roughly one mile away is the Pacific Ocean. Costa Mesa was incorporated in the year 1953 with a population of roughly 16,840. Initially, the cities market was dependent on semi rural farming but because the city has grown, it has come to depend increasingly more on retail commercial companies as well as action sports businesses, like for instance snowboarding, surfing and skateboarding. Los Angeles is situated about thirty seven miles northwest from the city. San Diego is 88 miles south and San Francisco is 475 miles north. Other cities that are near are Santa Ana, Newport Beach, Irvine, Huntington beach and Fountain valley.

The city is home to well maintained amenities that consist of two golf courses, three libraries, and over 25 parks. Costa Mesa is home to four post secondary institutions Orange Coast College, Nation University, Whittier Law School and Vanguard University, and includes 20 public schools.

There are numerous arts buildings that cater to the artists of the area. These buildings include the South Coast Repertory Theater, Orange County performing Arts Center and the Renee and Henry Segerstorm Concert Hall and Theater. The largest shopping center in the city, the South Coast Plaza, is home to over 320 stores. It produces among the highest volume of sales out of local shopping centers within the state of California.

The five story high Costa Mesa Civic Center covers 9.5 acres and is where the administrative functions of the city occurs. Also, the Council Chambers, Communications, Police Department, and Fire State No. 5 could be found here. The Center could be found at 77 Fair Drive.

It is really convenient to go to the city, with the state highways 55 and 73 running through it as well as the Interstate 405.

There are several activities to do around the city, with numerous high/low deserts, beaches and mountain ranges near Costa Mesa. People who are interested in a more urban experience can head to Palm Springs, Disneyland and Knott's berry Farm, and Los Angeles (which is home to a variety of sports arenas and major league teams).