Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement

Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA)

Established over 40 years ago, the California Community College Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) Programs serve financially and educationally disadvantaged students seeking majors in math and science based fields.

There are 39 California Community College MESA Programs; 33 are funded by the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office .    

Grants and Report Forms


  • MESA Timeline [xls]



    Resources and Tools

    Contact Information

    For assistance, contact:
    Raul Arambula
    Dean, Intersegmental Support

    Project Monitor
    Stephanie Ricks-Albert

    If your college is interested in
    starting a MESA program, 
    please contact Raul Arambula.

    Grant Tips

    Notes and News

    • Memo Reissue Intent to Award RFA 17- 034 [pdf] or [Word] ~ 9/20/17
    • Memo Solicitation for Readers [pdf] or [Word] ~ 6-21-17
    • Memo Request for Application 17-034 [pdf] or [Word] ~ 6-16-17
    • Memo Request for Application 17-034 [pdf] or [Word] ~ 3-13-17