Ontario

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

Ontario High School Scholarships
Ontario College Scholarships
Ontario 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:
Chaffey Community Day
Chaffey High
Colony High
De Anza Middle
Grace Yokley Middle
Oaks Middle
Ontario High
Ray Wiltsey Middle
Valley View High (Continuation)
Vina Danks Middle
Woodcrest Junior High

Ontario is a stunning city situated within San Bernardino County, California. Originally from Canada, George Chaffey, who was an engineer, established the Ontario Model Colony development during 1882. The city was named after the province Ontario, Canada, by George, William, and Charles Chaffey. It is the 18th biggest city in Southern California with a population of about 170,373 people.

Historically, the economy within Ontario was mainly due to its reputation as a health resort. Farmers planted lemon and orange groves, which thrived in the cities rocky soil. Vintners and olive likewise were attracted to the city. One of the cities historical landmarks is The Graber Olive House, which is still in business at present. Another business which is still common is Dairy farming.

Ontario is also home to the La/Ontario International airport, which is considered to be the 15th busiest cargo airport in the US. The city handles the majority of mass freight traffic from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Ontario is the home of Ontario Mills and used to be the home of Ontario Motor Speedway until it was demolished in 1980.

General Electric had a main plant in the area prior to WWII. A huge arrival of settlers caused in part by the expansion of the Southern California defense industry, made Ontario their home all through and after World War 2.

As the manufacturing trade declined within the area; the financial system of Ontario is now dominated by service industries and warehousing. Nowadays, the most notable manufacturing business is the Maglite co-corporation, makers of flashlights. The New Model Colony idea which the city has created plans to take southern Ontario, that is presently an area dominated by agricultural farming and dairy farms, and turn it into different residential houses, business and industrial parks in addition to town centers.

The Famous Stars and Straps clothing company originated in Ontario, as did Shiekh Shoes.