Student Scholarship - Cox Cares Foundation


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

James T. Harris III, DEd
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.