Senior Year Timeline

Senior Brag Sheet

Seniors! This sheet will be helpful for you to fill out to for Letters of Recommendation!

VHS Senior Brag Sheet

CSU English & Math Placement Testing (practice and registration)

Students planning to attend a CSU, these websites will help you prepare for the EPT/ELM entrance exams. ALL students (grade 9 and up) are able to use these sites FOR FREE!

English Success

Math Success

 

Register for the test (Seniors ONLY)

Testing Dates & Locations

SENIORS: Scholarships & More

17-18 SCHOLARSHIP BULLETIN

2017-2018 Scholarships

You can click the name of the scholarship and it will take you to the website

NAME

ELIGIBILITY

AWARD

AVAILABLE?

DUE DATE:

Solano Association of Realtors Scholarship

1. Must reside in Benicia, Vallejo, Green Valley, Cordelia, or American Canyon.

2. Intend to specialize in real estate, or related fields such as business or finance.

3. Attach academic accomplishments.

4. Provide most current transcripts.

5. Financial need, considered.

6. Interview candidates.

$500-$1,000

Now

All Year

Solano Chapter of the DAR Scholarship

Applicants must be American Citizens and a senior in high school. A completed application, Official transcript, letter of recommendation, and essay, no more than 250 words describing career goals must be submitted.

Please see Ms. Jeanty for application

$1,000

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Mar. 13, 2018

American Foreign Service Association Scholarship

Financial Aid Scholarship

-Attend or will be attending full-time (12 credit hours or more) as an undergraduate at a two or four year accredited college, university, community college, art school, or conservatory (stateside or overseas) who confers a degree and instruction is provided in English.

- Maintain a satisfactory academic record (cumulative 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale).

- Complete his/her undergraduate degree in four years.

- Show demonstrated financial need by completing the financial instrument, PROFILE. Not all students who apply will receive an AFSA Financial Aid Scholarship.

 

AFSA Merit Award

- Be a high school senior (or in their last year of high school) graduating in 2016.

- Maintain a satisfactory academic record (a minimum cumulative 3.25 GPA out of a 4.0 scale is needed to apply for Academic Merit Award and a cumulative 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale is needed to apply for the Art Merit Award). Not all that apply will win an award.

$5,000 (77 awards)

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Mar. 15,

2018

Microsoft disAbility Scholarship

To be considered for the Microsoft disAbility Scholarship, you must:

  1. Be a current high school senior living with a disability (as defined by WHO), whether that be visual, hearing, mobility, cognitive, speech or other disability.
  2. Plan to attend an undergraduate program in a 2 or 4-year University/College or Technical College in the fall of the academic year following high-school graduation.  Schools must be in the USA or have a USA-Affiliate for financial transactions (contact Seattle Foundation to verify non-USA school’s eligibility).
  3. Declare an approved major in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or a related field (e.g. paralegal, pre-law, finance, business administration, or marketing).
  4. Demonstrate a passion for technology.
  5. Demonstrate leadership at school and/or in the community.
  6. Have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  7. Require financial assistance to attend college.
  8. Enrollment status must be full-time or half-time.

 

Renewable $5,000 a year for 4 years

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Mar. 15, 2018

Soledad Fernandez Scholarship

Filipino descent (Full to 50% Filipino)

Cumulative GPA of B (3.0) or higher

Reside and attend high school in the SF Bay Area

If selected, attend an award ceremony and luncheon with scholarship benefactors

And the following year, attend the luncheon for the 2016 recipient

$5,000

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Mar. 15, 2018

Cabrillo Civic Club Undergraduate Scholarship

Applicants must be a graduating senior accepted into an associates or bachelors program.

Must be of Portuguese descent and a US citizen or permanent resident

Must have a total weighted GPA of 3.5

Must have participated in 3 or more extra-curricular activities

$500

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Mar. 15, 2018

Italian Catholic Federation Scholarship

One of the many programs of the Federation is to offer college scholarships to further the education of students who achieve a total cumulative GPA (3 ½ years) of at least 3.2 and meet all of the requirements in either #1 or #2: 1) Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of California, only where Branches of the Federation are established or 2) if either Roman Catholic parent, guardian or grandparent is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation, the student must be Roman Catholic but need not be of Italian Descent or live where Branches of the Federation are established -membership of a Roman Catholic parent, guardian or grandparent is mandatory for #2.

$400, amount increases with yearly renewal

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Mar. 15, 2018

National Peace Essay Contest

Grades 9-12 in any of the 50 states, or a citizen in U.S. territories.

$2,500

Now

Mar. 15, 2018

The Eric Reyes Foundation, AIM HIGH Scholarship

Must be a VCUSD Senior!

TBD

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Mar. 16, 2018

California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation

Each year the Foundation awards two 4-year scholarships and four 2-year scholarships to high school seniors whose parent or legal guardian is employed by a California winegrape grower. In addition, one Robert Miller Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year.

-Only children with a parent or legal guardian employed by a California winegrape grower during the current or past growing season are eligible to apply.

-You must be a currently graduating high school senior

-Students currently enrolled in college are not eligible to apply

- Demonstrates community involvement, leadership, and/or work history is a broad category that assumes one or a combination of the following: Community service; employment where the student is making a contribution to the California economy which may not allow time for community service; sports participation with the understanding that these activities build character and leadership skills, teach strategic and analytical thinking and promote goal setting and teamwork.

$500-$4,000

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Mar. 16, 2018

CORE’s Que Llueva Café Scholarship

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Chicano Organizing & Research in Education (CORE) is awarding scholarships to undocumented high school/GED graduates who will enroll for the first time in an accredited college or university in the U.S. This scholarship aims to support the dreams, hopes and aspirations of college bound undocumented students so that they can earn their college education.

Here are the eligibility requirements:

  • Must be of Chicano / Latino descent
  • Must be an undocumented, immigrant student
  • Must be enrolling for the first time in an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the 2018- 2019 academic year
    • Due to limited funds, current college students will not be considered.

Must demonstrate financial need

Must demonstrate academic potential and promise

 

TBD

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Mar. 17, 2018

Bio-Rad Scholarship Program

Must:

Be a graduating, college-bound senior from a high school

within a 50-mile radius of Bio-Rad’s Corporate offices in

Hercules

Have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher

Have already been accepted at a 2- or 4-year college at the

time scholarships are awarded in April of each year

$1,000-$2,5000

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Mar. 17, 2018

NAF Scholarship

Applicants to the NAF Scholarship Program must -

--Be high school seniors or graduates of one of the academies within the NAF Network.

--Plan to enroll in full time undergraduate study at an accredited nonprofit two year or four year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire 2017-2018 academic year, majoring in the following areas - Finance, Hospitality & Tourism, Information Technology, and Business.  Additional award requirements are listed below for the specific scholarship awards.

$1,500

(Multiple Awards)

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Mar. 17, 2018

Sons and Daughters of Italy Western Foundation

Scholarships will be awarded to students graduating from public or private high schools in California, Nevada, and Klamath Falls, Oregon. Applicants must be wholly or partly of Italian ancestry. For the Italian Language Study Grant, applicants must also have completed a foreign language course in high school. Selection will be based on scholastic record, activities evidencing leadership, financial need, written personal goals statement, Essay of Italian Origin, and letters of recommendation. Applications for the Italian Language Study Grant must be submitted separately, including being placed in a separate envelope, from any application for a college scholarship.

Varies

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Mar. 17,

2018

Lewis Howard Latimer Scholarship

•Academic good standing (GPA minimum 2.5)

•African American senior, full-time status in an accredited high school

•Declared intention to enroll in:                                              

1)      Four-year accredited college         

2)      Two-year community college                                        

3)      Accredited business school (for business school, major must be in Computer Science or related to the Telecommunications industry)

$800-$2,000

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Feb. 19, 2018

EXTENDED Due 3/19/18

The Anita Baskervill-Harris Scholarship

The Applicant must be a graduating senior from one of the Bay Area counties listed below.

 

2. The Applicant must reside in one of the following counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San

 Francisco, Solano, or in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, in Northern California.

 

3. Applicant shall participate in an in-person, face-to-face interview. No electronic interviews will be accepted, including but not limited to: FaceTime, Skype, or conference calls.

 

4. Scholarship viability will be based on high school records showing a minimum GPA of 3.0. If you submit an application with a GPA lower than a 3.0 you must also submit a statement that explains the mitigating circumstances that caused your GPA to fall below a 3.0. (Physical education, dance, typing, home economics and other non- academic courses will not be included in the GPA calculation).

 

5. Economic need is based on family size and income.

 

6. Please submit the following: A personal statement describing who you are and evidence of your achievements not reflected in other parts of your attached application. The personal statement must also explain how and why the events described, have shaped your attitude, focus, and most of all, your intellectual vitality. Essay must be at least 300-500 words, 1-3 pages, typed and double-spaced.

$500- $1,000

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Mar. 23, 2018

2018 TASF Scholarship

 

  • U.S. Citizen or U.S. permanent resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) AND a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen
  • High school senior or 1st year college student residing in the United States
  • Plan to attend a University or College as a full-time 1st or 2nd year student in the Fall of 2017 in the United States (If selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification.)
  • Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0
  • Have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (Must be able to show 2015 or 2016 tax return should applicant be selected for award.)
  • The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS

 

$2,500 (20 awards)

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Mar. 28, 2018

USPAACC Education Foundation CelebrAsian

  • At least 16 years of age at the time of application
  • A high school senior
  • Of Asian Pacific Island heritage (except for Bruce Lee Scholarship)
  • A citizen or permanent resident of the United States
  • Beginning full-time study at an accredited post-secondary educational institution in the United States in Fall 2017
  • Able to attend 2017 CelebrAsian Procurement Conference, May 31 – June 2, San Diego, CA

Applicant should demonstrate:

 

  • Academic achievement of 3.3 GPA or higher
  • Leadership in extracurricular activities
  • Involvement in community service
  • Financial need

$3,000 to $5,000

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Mar. 30, 2018

Head Start Scholarship

Any Head start graduate planning to enroll; in a four-year college, community college, technical or vocational school is eligible for consideration.

Please see Ms. Jeanty for application.

$500

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Mar. 30, 2018

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship

Be between the ages of 16 and 25 on March 30th, 2015. Submit answers to the essay questions, which can be found on the application page, prior to the March 30th, 2015 deadline. Have at least one full year of post-secondary studies remaining at the time of the award. Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. Be a citizen of the United States or Canada.

$500

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Mar. 30, 2018

HSF Scholarship

Must be of Hispanic Heritage

Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students

Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students

Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)

U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)

Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)

$500-$5,000

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Mar. 30, 2018

CAC EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION

FOR JUNIORS The scholarship requires a simple one-page application and an essay on "The Importance of Establishing and Maintaining Good Financial Credit During Your College Years". The scholarship is available to any California high school senior for their use at any accredited college, university, or trade school.

First Award:$2,500, Second Award:$2,000, Third Award $1,500

Mar. 1, 2018

Mar. 30, 2018

Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

Toyota/Steve Young Scholar Athlete

This $2,500 scholarship is awarded annually to one male and one female college--bound high school senior ($2,500 each), whose academic and athletic careers have been exemplary and whose personal standards and accomplishments are a positive model for others.

YOU MAY SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION BY EMAIL. HOWEVER DUE TO RESTRICITIONS BY MANY SCHOOLS TRANSCRIPTS MAY HAVE TO MAILED.

PLEASE SEE MS. JEANTY FOR APPLICATION

$2,500

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Mar. 31, 2018

Napa-Solano Audubon Society Scholarship

Graduating students from Napa or Solano County high schools or community colleges who will continue or begin studies at a Community College or a four year college in the field of environmental studies, conservation, or other related field. Must write a 1 page essay about your future plans and why you feel you deserve the scholarship.

Please See  Ms. Jeanty for the application!!

$2,000(x2)

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Mar. 31, 2018

The Chapel of Four Chaplains

The Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation has sponsored the Scholarship Competition for students in grades 5th – 12th for more than 15 years. Each competition is designed to challenge young people to understand and practice the values of inclusion, cooperation, and unity that were shown by the Four Chaplains. Participating provides a forum for youth to express their views on the benefits of working together in a diverse world.

$150-$1,000

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Mar. 30, 2018

Lighthouse Guild Scholarship Program

Application Requirements

  1. Provide proof of legal blindness. Verification should be in the form of a statement from a state rehabilitation agency, an ophthalmologist or an optometrist.
  2. Provide proof of U.S. citizenship. A passport, birth certificate, naturalization papers or proof of legal residency.
  3. Send documentation of academic achievement. Copies of school transcripts and copies of SAT and/or ACT results.
  4. Include three letters of recommendation. Two letters should attest to your academic skills. Each letter must include the name, address and telephone number of the person writing the reference.
  5. Write two personal statements of 500 words or less. One describing your educational and personal goals, and *another on the influence of an outstanding teacher on your education

 

Up to $10,000

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Mar. 31, 2018

2017 Union Pacific Railroad Black Employee Network (BEN) Jerry Morris and Summer Houston Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to assist African American Students in defraying the cost of higher education. Recipients are chosen on the basis of scholastic ability and leadership. Personal or family financial situations can be a factor in consideration of eligibility and in awarding the scholarship.

 

Be an African-American graduating high school senior, or a college freshman or sophomore in the following states: Nebraska, Illinois, Texas, California, Louisiana, Nevada, Colorado, Missouri & Arkansas.

 Be a full time student during the existing academic year.

 Enrolled in a full time course of study at an accredited college or university.

 Have a grade point average of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent thereof.

 Be active in extracurricular school/community activities and demonstrate their social awareness and involvement.

 Not have received the Jerry Morris and Summer Houston Scholarship more than twice.

See Ms. Jeanty for the application!!

 

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Mar. 31, 2018

Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship

Must be a Hispanic women entering or attending an accredited 4-year college or university.

$1,500

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Mar. 31, 2018

Blood Source Scholarship

BloodSource scholarship recipients will be selected from qualified applicants who have chaired or participated on a blood drive committee at their high school. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants who demonstrate commitment to scholastic achievement and improving the quality of life for others.

$2,500

March

TBD

Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship Contest

Students in attendance of a high school may apply. Grades 912.

$1,000-$30,000

Mid- March

TBD

Pinay Aspire Scholarship

 Eligibility Requirements:

1. High school senior girl of Filipina descent who is proud of her Filipino-American culture

2. Must reside or attend school in one of the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties

3. Qualifying Pinay must attend a two-year or four-year college within the 2018/2019 academic year

4. Must demonstrate personal hardship and a strong potential for success

5. If selected, you will need to be available for an interview in San Francisco, CA

$1,000

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Apr.1, 2018

Mt. Diablo Section of the Society of Women Engineers

Rules of eligibility are:

1. Be a female in her senior year of a local high school.

2. Apply to an accredited engineering school.

3. Submit proof of acceptance in an accredited school for the Fall of 2018.

4. Declare an engineering major. Double majors are not eligible for this scholarship

if one is outside an engineering discipline.

5. Use this one-time scholarship during the 2017-2018 school year.

Please see Ms. Jeanty for application.

$1,000

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Apr. 6, 2018

All Ways Up Foundation Scholarship

TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP, ALL APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

Have lived at a Section 8 property for at least one (1) year or be nominated by a member of an ALL WAYS UP Charity Partner

Be a senior at an accredited high school

Have maintained at least a 2.5 cumulative high school grade-point-average (GPA) on a 4.0 grade scale

Plan to enroll in a two- or four-year accredited university pursuing their first bachelor's degree

Demonstrate financial need

Be available to attend the annual UP Through Education Summit from June 22-26.

TBD

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Apr. 9, 2018

Morgan Family Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship was established in the memory of William Hawken, SUHI Class of 1961. A 4-year scholarship is awarded in the amount of $3,000 a year (for a total of $12,000 over 4 years). Students must apply to The Morgan Family Foundation committee, must be accepted to a 4 year college.

$3,000 a year (for a total of $12,000

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Apr. 6, 2018

Vallejo Woman’s Club

For graduating seniors.

 

Varies

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Apr. 10,

2018

LendEDU Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

-Must be a current high school senior or a full-time college student

-Must be a U.S. Citizen

-Must be earning a minimum 2.5 GPA in high school or college

$1,000

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Apr. 15, 2018

Soroptimist Scholarship for Women and Girls

Applicants should be:

• Graduating high school seniors who are residents of

 

Vallejo Applicants are evaluated on financial need, academic achievement, community involvement, and personal goals. A personal interview is included in the selection process.

Please See Ms. Jeanty for application.

Varies

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Apr. 15,

2018

Splawn Scholarship

1) High School Senior (graduating)

2) CA resident

3) Financial need

4) Academics (2.6 GPA and above)

5) Employment: Paid or unpaid

Community Service

Extracurricular Activities

Please See Ms. Jeanty for application.

$1,000

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Apr. 15, 2018

College Jumpstart

To apply for the College JumpStart Scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

 

1) High school 10th-12th grader, college student or non-traditional student;

2) U.S. citizen or legal resident;

3) Attend or plan to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational / trade school in the U.S.

4) Be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.

$1,000 (2 awards)

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Apr. 15, 2018

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Kappa Beta Omega Chapter

This organization provides scholarships and grants to deserving Solano County students. Our chapter is seeking qualified African American female applicants with a 2.5 or above grade point average.

 

Please see Ms. Jeanty for application.

TBD

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Apr. 16, 2018

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity,

Inc. (Theta Pi Chapter)

To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must meet ALL of the following requirements:

-Be a graduating male high school senior in the 2017-2018 academic year and intend to enroll as a full-time college student in the 2016 Fall semester.

-Reside in Solano County.

-Be of African-American heritage.

-Be a citizen of the United States at the time of application.

 Have a minimum 3.0 grade point average for all completed coursework to date of applying.

Please See Ms. Jeanty for application.

Up to $1,000

Varies

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Apr. 16, 2018

VIETNAMESE PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATON OF NORCAL

The applicant must:

1. Be of Vietnamese descent

 2. Be a high school senior currently living in Northern California

 3. Be attending college in the summer or fall of 2018

4. Have an un-weighted GPA of 3.6 or greater

5. Submit the following documents: A completed three-part application (one page application, one page list of extracurricular activities and awards/achievements, and one page personal essay), an official high school transcript a copy of the official SAT or ACT scores (may print from the official website), two letters of recommendation from teachers, advisors, or individuals who are familiar with the applicant’s academic work and other attributes a copy of parents’ most recent income tax return (2016) or other means of determining your family’s income. In addition to the requirements mentioned above, the Scholarship Committee will take into consideration the following: Level of financial need, quality of your essay, extent of extra-curricular activities & community involvement, interpersonal communication skills (finalists may be selected for a phone interview)

$1,500 (Multiple Awards)

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May 7, 2018

Kaiser Permanente African American Professional Association (KPAAPA)

KPAAPA provides scholarships to students who demonstrate academic achievement, commitment to community service, and leadership potential. Applicants must be a permanent resident and attend high school or college in Northern California. You may be required to show proof (e.g., high school transcript) that you are a Northern California resident. Out of State resident students are ineligible to apply. Applicants must attend an accredited college or university in the Fall of 2016.

FAQ

Varies ($2,000-$4,000)

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Apr. 18, 2018

Vallejo Rotary Club

Open to all seniors graduating from Vallejo High schools in June 2016.

Please See Ms. Jeanty for application.

Up to$5,000

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Apr. 20, 2018

LA RAZA LAWYERS ASSOCIATION OF SOLANO COUNTY

The La Raza Lawyers Association of Solano County has been in existence for seventeen years and announces its fifteenth year in which it will award high school scholarships to selected students going onto higher education.

 

The scholarship application is open to all seniors of Latino/Hispanic ancestry graduating from any Solano County public high school, including continuation school.

 

The scholarship program is designed to provide our professional encouragement and public recognition to high school seniors of Latino/Hispanic heritage entering the field of higher education.

Please See Ms. Jeanty for application.

$1,0000

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Apr. 26, 2018

Vallejo Education and Business Alliance (VEBA) Scholarship

1. Must attend a public high school within the city of Vallejo, CA.

2. Applicant must be a graduating senior in high school for the current academic year.

3. Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average, using the University of California GPA system.

4. Applicant must complete the VEBA Scholarship Application, along with one letter of recommendation and a high school transcript covering all course work up to time of submission.

5. Applicant should be available for an interview the week of May 1-5, 2017. 

6. Applicant must intend to enter an accredited college or university.   

Please see Ms. Jeanty for application.

$500

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Apr. 27, 2018

Western Union Scholars

  • Scholarships must be used at an accredited post-secondary institution seeking an undergraduate degree.
  • All applicants must be pursuing a degree/field of study in one of the following categories: science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and business/entrepreneurship.
  • Must provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher or professor. If a teacher or professor is unable to submit a recommendation on your behalf, you may also use someone who has supervised you in a youth/community group, volunteer position, job/employment situation, etc.
  • Immediate family members of controlling officers in Western Union, any of its affiliates and non-affiliated nonprofit entities, or its Agents are not eligible to participate in the scholarship program. All other employees and their family members who meet the other eligibility requirements may apply.

TBD

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Apr. 30, 2018

Hadwick & Lily Thompson Scholarship

 

$1,000 (2)

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Apr. 30, 2018

HENAAC Scholarship

 

*Applicants must demonstrate merit through academic achievements, leadership and campus/community activities

*Applicants must be pursuing a science, technology, engineering or math degree

*Applicants must have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale

*Applicants must be of Hispanic origin and/or must significantly demonstrate leadership or service within the Hispanic community

*Recipients must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program for the preceding fall semester, at an accredited 2-yr or 4-yr college/university in the U.S. or its territories.

$500- $10,000

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Apr. 30, 2018

Golden Gate Restaurant Association Scholarship

Student applications for awards are judged on the basis of commitment to pursuing a career in the restaurant or hospitality industry, need, personal merit, and evidence of ability to benefit from additional training. Student must be a California resident at the time of application.

Varies

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Apr. 30, 2018

The Tang Scholarship

Mr. Edward C. Tang established this award in 2007 to provide financial assistance to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (l/g/b/t) Asian and Pacific Islanders (API) for post-secondary Education. This scholarship is to help LGBT youth proudly achieve educational pursuits and dreams without shame. This scholarship awards up to four outstanding students annually, a combined scholarships totaling up to $60,000, awarded over up to four years. These scholarships are renewable for a maximum of three more years (a total of four years) provided each student annually meets the renewal requirements.

Up to $15,000

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Apr. 30, 2018

Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund

High school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (2 year or 4 year) college students, and students at vocational or trade schools

US citizen or Permanent Resident

25 years old or younger

Minimum 2.0 GPA

Varies

Apr. 1, 2017

Apr. 30, 2018

IAPMO Scholarship

Must be a current high school senior; or enrolled or accepted as a full-time (12 credit hours) student in an accredited technical school, community college, trade school, four-year accredited college or university, or an apprentice program.

$1,000

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Apr. 30, 2018

GJEL COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

To be considered for the Community Involvement Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

– Must be planning to enroll as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, community college, or junior college.

– Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher

– Have participated in some sort of volunteer service or community program within the past 12 months (letter of recommendation required)

 

$2,500

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May 5, 2018

Los Hermanos de Stanford Scholarship Fund

This year our brotherhood will award several scholarships to outstanding Latino students graduating from high school with plans to attend any 2-year or 4-year institution of higher learning. Applicants will be judged on their contributions to the aforementioned guiding principles of our organization: academic excellence, community service, and cultural awareness. Financial need will be taken into account, along with many other important factors. The scholarship will not be disbursed until Los Hermanos de Stanford receives proof of enrollment. Attending Stanford University is NOT a requirement. Applicants of any gender and undocumented students are eligible for this award. Applicants attending school outside of California are eligible to apply.

$500- $1,000

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May 12, 2018

UNCF/KOCH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

To Apply for a UKSP Undergraduate Scholarship, an Applicant Must Be:

*  African-American

*  A High School Senior Applying to or Admitted to an Eligible Full-Time Four-Year College or University, See Website**

* Pursuing One of the Seven Eligible Disciplines: (a) Accounting, (b) Business, (c) Economics, (d) Engineering, (e) History, (f) Philosophy or (g) Political Science.  Reference Supporting Documents to Verify Your School and Major Eligibility. See Important Note on Website**

*  A High School Senior with a Cumulative 2.7 GPA

*  A Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States

* Committed to Learning about How Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economics Contribute to Well-Being through Participation in an Online Community and Annual Summit.

 

Up to $5,000

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May 14, 2018

Ayn Rand Essay Contest – The Fountainhead

Several essay contests: High school seniors, college and graduate students: complete an essay on "Atlas Shrugged". Demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic and psychological meaning of the novel, answering one of several specific questions. See website for specific questions, rules and other contests available

$50 - $10,000

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May 15, 2018