College of Alameda Promise Program

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Give yourself a $1.3 million raise by going to college.*

*From the U.S. Census Bureau’s “The Big Payoff: Educational Attainment and Synthetic Estimates of Work-Life Earnings.”

What is the College of Alameda Promise Scholarship?

The College of Alameda (COA) Promise is a pathway for Alameda high school graduates to access a quality college education. Eligible students will receive a year of college without fees. (12 units/semester plus other fees).

The COA Promise provides students with intensive academic support, college transfer assistance, priority registration, as well as a book stipend.ApplyHereButton

Interested in the College of Alameda Promise Scholarship? Click to apply. 

What are the goals of the College of Alameda Promise Scholarship?

The College of Alameda Promise aims to:

  • Increase the percentage of high school graduates in the city of Alameda entering college
  • Strengthen students’ access to career pathways and preparation to join the workforce in Alameda and surrounding areas
  • Deepen the connection between College of Alameda and its home community

Am I Eligible?

DEADLINE FOR FALL 2017 ELIGIBILITY IS JULY 21, 2017. (Students must submit an interest form AND complete all listed criteria below by this date)

Interested applicants must:

Note: International Students here on a student visa are not eligible for the Promise Program. 

Questions about College of Alameda Promise?

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Contact us at: COAPromise@peralta.edu

Support College of Alameda Promise?

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