Student Scholarship - Cox Cares Foundation


For fourteen years, Cox Communications has been awarding college scholarships to graduating high school seniors.

In 2014, we’ll be awarding $110,000 in scholarships to students across our CA service area:
San Diego, Orange County, and Santa Barbara.

Details and Application

The Cox Cares Scholarship is open to:

  • Graduating high school seniors who are residents of a Southern California Cox service area
  • (Click here to confirm your eligibility before applying)
  • Those enrolling full-time at an accredited two-year college or four-year university in California
  • Have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Have a history of active involvement in extracurricular activities, community service, or work experience
  • Have a demonstrated financial need
  • United States citizens or permanent residents
  • Average # of awards: 15-20
  • Average amount of award: $1000-$5000

Application Timeline

December 4 – Application* live
February 3 – Application deadline
Spring 2014 – Cox Cares board to review applications
May 2014 – Scholars’ Interviews
June 2014 – Winners notified

Questions? Email Application is managed through the San Diego Foundation.



Contact Information

Office of the President
Hughes Center 222
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4520
Fax: (619) 260-6833

Office Hours

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.