College of the Siskiyous

Siskiyou Promise Scholarship Application

The College of the Siskiyous Promise is designed to remove the economic barriers to education. The "Promise" is graduating seniors from Siskiyou County and Modoc County high schools will have their enrollment fees, health fee, student representative fee and student center fees fully funded during their first year (consecutive fall and spring semesters) of attendance at College of the Siskiyous, crediting any applicable financial assistance. Promise students will also receive a book voucher for use in the Campus Bookstore during the fall and spring semesters.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to apply for the College of the Siskiyous Promise Scholarship you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a Siskiyou or Modoc County resident who will graduate from a Siskiyou County or Modoc County high school by June prior to the next Siskiyou Promise academic year. Students who graduate mid-year (December) will be eligible for next Siskiyou Promise academic year.
  • Apply to College of the Siskiyous via CCCApply.
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) – https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa or a Dream Act Application (AB540 students) - https://www.csac.ca.gov/ and add school code – 001187 (College of the Siskiyous).
  • Fill out and submit Siskiyou Promise application and send in a copy of FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Expected Family Contribution (EFC) page.
  • Complete College of the Siskiyous Orientation, Advising, and Registration Process (SOAR)
  • At the SOAR session, enroll at College of the Siskiyous as a full-time student (at least 12 but recommend 15 units) for Fall and Spring. For students with disability accommodation needs, please call (530) 938-5374.

All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.


Biographical Information

This number begins with S and does not contain any dashes. If no Student ID, state NONE. Do not enter your Social Security Number.


Other Information

Are you currently receiving special education services (IEP or 504 Plan) and/or did you received them in elementary and/or middle school?

If it weren't for the Siskiyou Promise, would you have made plans to attend college at all?


Financial Aid Information

In order to be considered for the PROMISE program, you must first complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) – https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa. If you are not eligible to file a FAFSA, but are a non-resident who meets certain criteria per State Law AB540, you will need to fill out the Dream Act Application (AB540 students) - https://www.csac.ca.gov/.

Promise Scholarship Rules and Disclosures

Preferred contact method: *

Acknowlegement



Return additional documents to:

Regina Weston, Coordinator
Student Equity & Siskiyou Promise
College of the Siskiyous
800 College Avenue
Weed CA 96094