Kern Community Foundation’s 2022-23 College Scholarship Application for new applicants is now open!

Application Window: December 1, 2022 through March 7, 2023.

Students who will be graduating in spring of 2023, should visit our website beginning in December of 2021 to find out about scholarship opportunities.

Kern Community Foundation believes that this is an important step toward achieving your personal dreams for the future and we are here to help. We provide resources, funding, and learning opportunities for our scholarship recipients and their parents. We also work with local leaders in education to ensure that we all, as a community, increase the level of educational attainment in Kern County.

Be sure to spend time on our ScholarshipsCollege Resources and Frequently Asked Questions pages to take advantage of all we have to offer. Then go to our Online Scholarship Application Platform to apply.

To read about Kern Community Foundation’s latest accomplishments in Educational Attainment through our Kern Futures Initiative, download our latest brochure, “A Measure of Our Mission.”

For additional information, please visit our College Resources page or write to us at Please also help us spread the word by downloading and sharing Kern Community Foundation Scholarship Flyer. 

Community Events

  1. FIELD: Cesar Chavez 7th Annual Legacy Breakfast

    March 31 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Special Olympics Kern County Basketball Tournament

    April 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm