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

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Sallie Mae "No Essay" Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$2,000
The $2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and any US Territory age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the four (4) following eligibility requirements at the time of entry:A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 01, 2024
$25,000
The "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) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Niche $25,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$25,000
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 $25,000 to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 28, 2024
$1,000
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$2,500
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2024
$1,000
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2024.B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

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The city of Lancaster is situated in the state of California close to the Mojave Desert. It is the second biggest city within the region. Presently it has a population of about 145,074 residents and is considered the 8th biggest city within Los Angeles County. The city is separated from Bakersfield by the Tehachapi mountain range (to the north) and from the Los Angeles Basin by the San Gabriel Mountains (to the south.) Lancaster is located around 70 miles north from Los Angeles. It is the 9th fastest growing city within the US, having gone from 37,000 in 1977 to its existing population of 145,074.

With a yearly income of $61,298, the standard of living is high for most families when compared to the national averages. The housing prices within the area are also lower than the state average at about $302,000. One interesting fact is that 70% or more of the population of Lancaster own their own houses.

Within Lancaster, the city has placed a large emphasis on local companies. In order to support growth, they offer minimal red tapes and low priced land as an incentive. During the years, growth has quickly increased as distribution centers have emerged for businesses like for instance Michaels, Rite Aid, and Sygma.

The Lancaster Redevelopment Agency is responsible for attracting a variety of businesses to the city. It has recently attracted several retail and dining companies to Lancaster Town Center and Front Row Center. The Agency has designated five locations as business and industrial parks, which are Fox Field Industrial Corridor, Enterprise Business Park, Lancaster Business Park, North Lancaster Industrial Center, and North Valley Industrial Center.

One major objective for development within the city is to continue the downtown revitalization project. There are some historic buildings and a lot of modern amenities currently in the downtown area consisting of a library and a performing arts center. The Lancaster Old Town Site (LOTS) is responsible for the renovation of business facades in the Old Town area.

The BVLD, is a revitalized stretch of Lancaster Boulevard which runs approximately a mile which was just finished in the year 2010. It is located between sierra highway and 10th street west.