Scholarship season is now in full swing! Below is information on recent local scholarship opportunities for seniors we would like to make you aware of.
Please share this with your senior sons/daughters, and encourage them to apply! Criteria for eligibility vary...
Students must request teacher recommendations and transcripts in advance.
DON'T PASS UP THESE OPPORTUNITIES! -- APPLICATIONS AND INFORMATION AVAILABLE IN THE ATHLETIC OFFICE (MRS. DICKAN).
LUCILLE RADER EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP--Application Deadline: March 27, 2019
The Lucille Rader scholarship program was designed to support girls from Los Angeles Archdiocese Catholic schools who have demonstrated excellence in academics and athletics, as well as good moral character. To qualify for the scholarship program, applicants must be female, Catholic 12th grade students at Los Angeles Archdiocese schools, and have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.2 (or 3.5 if weighted). Two scholarships will be awarded, each valued at $40,000, distributed evenly over four years. Don't miss out!
LUPE CONTRERAS--Application Deadline: APRIL 12, 2019
The Lupe Contreras Memorial Scholarship is open to female, college-bound seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0, who have demonstrated leadership and commitment to community service. Scholar-athletes and female students who will attend CSUs or community colleges will be given priority. This scholarship is only open to local high schools, including SPHS.
SANTA FE SPRINGS WOMEN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP--Application Deadline: April 24, 2019
Male and female seniors who have maintained a 2.8 GPA for grades 11 and 12, and who live in the City of Santa Fe Springs are eligible to apply. Academic progress, community service, and financial need are all considered.
ROSE HILLS "HONORING OUR NATION'S HEROES ESSAY CONTEST"--Deadline: April 26, 2019
Rose Hills Memorial Park invites you to participate in its "Honoring our Nation's Heroes Essay Contest". Students are asked to respond to a quote on the meaning of Memorial Day. There will be three contest winners with monetary prizes.
WHITTIER COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP, SPONSORED BY ATHENS AND REPUBLIC SERVICES--Application Deadline: April 27, 2019
Male and female senior students who are residents of the City of Whittier may apply. This scholarship requires a 400-500-word essay on a topic of Environmental sustainability, chosen from the four questions provided. A total of ten $500.00 scholarships will be awarded.
FACEBOOK SCHOLARSHIP ALERTS!!--PARENTS AND STUDENTS:
Check out and "Like" this Facebook page for scholarship opportunities sent directly to your Facebook account: https://www.facebook.com/myscholarships/
SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES/SEARCH SITES: The following scholarship websites work as "search engines" to match your student with the eligibility criteria for scholarships. Encourage your son/daughter to take the time to visit these sites, and see what is available for them!