The Coastal Bend Community Foundation (CBCF) announced the opening of its online scholarship application process Sunday, Dec. 15. Students are encouraged to apply by visiting the Foundation’s website at and clicking the “Scholarship” button followed by the “CBCF Scholarship Application.”

Students from the foundation’s seven-county service area of Aransas, Bee, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio are eligible to apply. The application period runs through March 1, 2020.

CBCF currently administers 100 scholarship funds and awarded over $577,000 in scholarships in 2019. Students who submit the online CBCF scholarship application will be applying for 80 different scholarships through the one application.

For more information, visit the website at or call Nicole Ross, Program Director, at 361-882-9745.

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