Many resources are available to UCSB Guardian scholars. Check out the links for more information!

Financial Resources

Housing Resources

Academic Support

Community-based Resources

Together We Rise

Referral to program done by GS Coordinator, Stephany Rubio

Isla Vista Food Co-Op

Melissa Cohen, General Manager 
Phone: (805) 968-1401 (local agency)

Artisan Court

Housing Authority of Santa Barbara
Phone: (805) 965-1071 (local agency)

Immigration Legal Services

Contact: Staff Attorney Amber Spring


Aaron Ruben Scholarship Fund

Bishop Law Office Foster Child Scholarship

Celebration Graduation

Chafee Grant Program

Change a Life Foundation

Darko Rapotez Memorial College Scholarship Fund For Aged Out Foster Youth

Fastweb Scholarship Search

Foster Care to Success

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Friends of Foster Children

Gay/Lesbian Adoptive/Foster Parent Scholarship

Horatio Alger Southern California Scholarship Program

Jack Kent-Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

National Foster Parent Association Scholarship

NSORO Education Fund

Orangewood Children's Foundation Children's Trust Fund (CTF)


The San Diego Foundation

Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

United Friends of the Children College Sponsorship Program