Scholarships

Attention Senior Students

Hello Seniors, Class of 2023, the following are scholarships that are available.  Please make sure to look at posted deadlines and make sure to read on the application if you must mail or deliver it directly to their organization or office address.  The only scholarships that will be collected in the counseling center are the ones that give you that option.

If you have any questions regarding the scholarships posted, please contact Ms. Veronica Castro at vcastro@brawleyhigh.org

       Scholarship Listing
          2022-2023

         

Attention Seniors:  Click on the link below to see scholarships that have been posted on the Imperial County Office of Education Scholarship page (Find your Path)

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    You may access these applications and other scholarships on the link posted below.

ICOE Find your Path .org Scholarship Page - Available Scholarships Posted

Scholar's App Scholarships - link to website is below. Must create an account to sign in and apply.

*- Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarships Programs - Deadline to apply - February 20, 2023

*- PB & J Scholarship - Deadline to apply - May 31, 2023

Scholar's APP website

ICOE Foundation for Education Scholarships

The Foundation for Education is accepting applications for $500 scholarships to:

·        Students in alternative education/continuation schools, and/or
·        Students with special needs who will attend a career technical school, community college, or university in Fall 2023.

Last year, the Foundation for Education awarded twenty $500 scholarships.

Students who wish to apply may submit a personal essay or a video, along with a completed application, two letters of recommendation, and their high school transcript.

For eligibility requirements and additional information on how to apply, please review the attached application packet.
The deadline to submit a scholarship application is 5:00 pm on Friday, April 29, 2023.

Anderson Family Foundation 2023 Community Service Scholarship

For a graduating Senior from BUHS who has been accepted into a four-year university and planning to pursue a bachelor's degree. The scholarship this year will be for $1,000.00. Applications must be postmarked or emailed (PDF format) by Friday, April 21, 2023. You can download a copy of the application here Anderson Family Foundation Scholarship Application

Imperial County Teachers Uniserv Scholarship

All requirements for this scholarship are listed on the scholarship application and on the scholarship guidelines. Please be advised that completed applications must be returned to the Imperial County Teachers Uniserv office in Imperial and must be in the office by 5:00pm, April 20, 2023. The mailing postmark does not qualify the application. Uniserv Scholarship Guidelines Uniserv Scholarship Application

Imperial Valley Kennel Club Scholarship

The Imperial Valley Kennel Club, a licensed officiate of the American Kennel Club annually provides scholarships to Imperial Valley students. The individual amount has varied from $200 to $1,000. You must be a graduating senior, who has the intention upon graduation of entering college and pursuing a curriculum and career in an animal or agriculture field, eg. animal husbandry, zoology, biology, entomology, veterinary medicine, animal health technology. etc. Completed application is to be received by the Imperial Valley Kennel Club Scholarship Committee by April 15, 2023. You may download a copy of the application here IV Kennel Club Scholarship Application

Italian Catholic Federation Scholarship

Please see attached flyer for all requirements needed to qualify. You can download a copy of their scholarship application at ICF Scholarship Application Deadline to apply is April 1, 2023.

Rockwood AG Services Scholarship

One $1,000 scholarship is specifically for a graduating senior high school student and with an interest in the field of agriculture including Ag Business, agronomy, entomology, soils, or related fields with the objective of a career in pest management, agronomy, plant breeding or farming. Application must be complete and postmarked by Friday, March 31, 2023. You can download a copy of the application here Rockwood Ag Services Scholarship Application

Imperial Valley PEO Reciprocity Scholarship

Please see the information for the Imperial Valley PEO Scholarship below.  This and other scholarships can be found on our website https://findyourpath.org/scholarships

Scholarship Name: Imperial Valley PEO Reciprocity Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 15, 2023

Amount(s): Various amounts

Where to get Application:   https://sites.google.com/view/imperialvalleypeo/peo-scholarship

Information About Scholarship: 

This scholarship will be awarded to Imperial Valley women attending high school who will be accepted to a four-year university/college or a community college/trade school.

Additional Details: Special consideration will be given to women studying any field of Agriculture, but will not be limited only to that field.

 

CSolar IV South, LLC and Csolar IV West, LLC (Tenaska) Scholarship

Apply Now.  The link to access the application and the eligibility requirements is listed below.  The deadline to submit an application is Friday, February 10, 2023

2022-2023 scholarship link: https://www.tenaska.com/plantscholarships/

Studentscholarships.org 

In the link below you will find a list of 18 Scholarship Programs available to California students.  More than 850 Individual Scholarships will be distributed through these 18 Programs.  Students from California school districts are eligible for all the awards below.

Student Scholarship Listing

 P.E.O. Scholarship

I encourage students to read the guidelines before starting to fill out the application.  There are four categories of majors, but one application is good for all of the majors.  Please find the application at P.E.O. scholarship page Application deadline is January 15, 2023

Best Wishes to you counselors and students,

Nancy Fields

Chapter GW California P.E.O.

760-554-3966

For questions in filling out the application please contact 
Gretchen Simms

simms7556@roadrunner.com

760-960-2521

2023 Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

The 2023 Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) scholarship application is now open! Please share this flyer with your network.

JRF Scholars receive grants of up to $30,000 over four years to supplement the financial aid they receive from their colleges or universities. In addition, Scholars receive extensive support services, including career guidance and internship placement, and attend JRF’s annual four-day "Mentoring and Leadership Conference" in New York City and other regional events throughout the year. 

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
The application closes at 5:00 p.m. ET on January 11, 2023.
 Jackie Robinson Foundation

75 Varick Street, 2nd Floor New York, New York 10013

A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Foundation Scholarship

We excited to share that The A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Foundation Scholarship is now accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year. The A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Foundation awards scholarships to students with a personal or family involvement in Arizona or California agriculture.

Established in 1985, the A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Foundation has awarded nearly 300 scholarships over the years — all of which have been presented to students connected to the farming industry, including many of whom are the first in their families to attend college.

 

The A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Foundation honors the memory of former Sunkist Director Arthur W. Bodine. Sunkist is proud to play a role in the success of these outstanding students. The number of recipients varies each year, with selection based on factors such as financial need, GPA, recommendations and an essay. If you or someone you know meets the agricultural, academic and financial requirements and would like to apply, please encourage them to do so.

 

All applicants must be high school seniors planning on entering college in 2023 or currently enrolled in college as an undergrad. Applications must be received by December 15, 2022.

 

To learn more about the A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Scholarship, visit bodinefoundation.com.

 

 2022-2023 ELKS Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Attached you will find the link to the application and eligibility requirements to apply.  Application deadline is November 14, 2022.

ELKs Most Valuable Student Scholarship

 

 

 Hello HHF Familia,
 
Reminder that the deadline for the Youth Awards educational grants program is this Sunday, November 13th, at 11:59 PM ET. 

Our 24th Annual Youth Awards will award students who are in the graduating Class of 2023 (current high school seniors) with up to $4000 in educational grants to fund their higher education or to fund a community-based project.
 
Recipients will be selected for their accomplishments in the classroom, community, and for their excellence in various educational categories. Recipients will be celebrated at virtual ceremonies in the following categories: 

  • Business & Entrepreneurship

  • Community Service

  • Education

  • Engineering

  • Green Sustainability

  • Healthcare & Science

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Public Service & Social Justice

  • Sports & Fitness

  • Technology 

Applicants and recipients will become part of HHF’s network of 200,000+ professionals and funneled into its cycle of leadership pipeline, where we meet America's priorities in the classroom and workforce.
 
To be considered, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be currently enrolled in high school and graduating in the spring of 2023

  • Must have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 7.5 on a 10.0 scale

  • Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2023-2024

  • Be of Hispanic heritage (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines)

  • If selected, attendance at the virtual ceremony is mandatory

The deadline to apply is November 13th, 2022. Students can apply at www.HispanicHeritage.org.
 
Please contact us at info@hispanicheritage.org with any questions.

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2022 Heisman High School Scholarship

    View this email in your browser Your Senior Scholar-Athletes Could Win A $1,000, $2,000 or $10,000 Scholarship Learn More and Refer Your Seniors Today! The Heisman High School Scholarship is proud to continue its 28-year tradition of honoring the nation’s most esteemed high school seniors and supporting high school academic and athletic programs across the country. The program recognizes and rewards male and female high school seniors who accomplish tremendous feats in the classroom, on the field, and most importantly, within their communities.
  Winners from every school and
scholarships from $1,000 to $10,000. The Heisman Trophy Trust is proud to reward community-minded scholar-athletes at the state and national level.

  • School Winners from every school*

  • 100 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship

  • 10 National Finalists receive a $2,000 scholarship

  • 2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship

  Give your top seniors a chance to win. Winning a Heisman High School Scholarship requires a weighted GPA of 3.0 or better, participation in at least one sport, and demonstrated leadership at school and in the community. You have students who have worked hard for years to make the grade. Here's how you can help them get the recognition they deserve:

Refer Your Community-Minded Scholar-Athletes Today!

*only candidates that meet the minimum level of qualifications are eligible to win.
Official Rules and Eligibility Requirements

The Heisman Memorial Trophy, Heisman name and Heisman Trophy figure are registered trademarks of The Heisman Trophy Trust.

 

Scholarship Posting from last school year - To get an idea of when scholarships will be posted this school year

BUHS Class of 1960 Scholarship 

This scholarship is for BUHS seniors who plan to attend college in the fall and plan to become a teacher.  You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to apply.  You will need to provide proof of enrollment for college. You can download a copy of the application and flyer here BUHS Class of 1960 information flyer  BUHS Class of 1960 application

Deadline to apply is this Friday, May 6, 2022. 

Myers Family Scholarship

This scholarship is open to BUHS graduating Seniors.  Two $1000.00 scholarships will be awarded.  Students must attend a four-year university next Fall. Scholarship winners will be awarded the scholarship upon the receipt of proof of enrollment from their chosen school.  The application is now available in the BUHS Counseling Center or you may download a copy here Myers Scholarship Application.  The deadline to return the completed application to Ms. Castro in the Counseling Center is Monday, May 9, 2022. 

Munguia Math Scholarship 2022

Mr. & Mrs. Munguia have been giving a scholarship to high school Seniors since 2006 and have focused on students who have excelled in mathematics at BUHS and are enrolled in or completed AP Calculus or AP Statistics. We encourage students who are planning on continuing their studies at a university or community college to apply. Although the recipient does not have to be focusing on math in college, we'd like for you to talk about the importance that math has had in your life so far and how it will help you in your studies and career in the future.
Please complete this form that is on the link by Friday, May 13th. Thank you!!  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSey5f58syV2lp-TDWf2Dg1XuPdNYTLYOr0W2MrLp3Ntp4LtUg/viewform?usp=sf_link

Rotary Club of Brawley Scholarship

This scholarship is being awarded to 2022 Brawley Union High School Seniors who have plans to attend a junior college, technical school, or university.  The 2022 Academic/Community Service Award is looking for graduating seniors who have done volunteer community and school service.  You may pick up a copy of the application from our BUHS Counseling Center or you may download a copy of the application here Rotary Club of Brawley Scholarship Application  The deadline to apply and submit your application to Ms. Castro in the BUHS Counseling Center is Monday, May 9, 2022 at 3:00pm.

PEO (Chapter BS) Scholarship 2022

This scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior girl who is seeking higher education.  You must show proof of having applied or being accepted into a four-year college.  You will need to list two teacher references on the application as well as 2 additional personal references.  You may pick up a copy of the application at the BUHS Counseling Center or download a copy here PEO Chapter BS Scholarship Application  The deadline to apply is Friday, May 6, 2022.  Please return the completed application to Ms. Castro in the Counseling Center.

2022 Brawley FFA Booster Club Scholarship

Scholarships will be awarded to Brawley Union High School Seniors who are currently in FFA in recognition of service, leadership, and academics, for the purpose of encouraging the recipients to continue their education at a career technical school, junior college or 4-year university. Open to Brawley High School seniors that will be attending college full-time in the Fall & with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Scholarships: 1 - $1,000.00         3 - $500.00        2 - $250.00.  

Please pick-up a copy of the application in the BUHS Ag Room with Ms. Taylor.

Deadline for application submission is Monday, May 9, 2022, at 3:00pm.

CalRTA- California Retired Teachers Association ( California Retired Teachers of Imperial Valley)

CALRTA is offering up to 4 scholarships at $400.00 each.  The applicant must be going to Imperial Valley College and planning to major in the Field of Education.  Applicants must have a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher to apply.  Please return the completed application by May 6, 2022 to Ms. Castro in the BUHS Counseling center.  You may pick up an application in the BUHS counseling center or you may download a copy of the application here.  CalRTA Scholarship Application

UPDATE***** - EXTENDED DEADLINE!!!! NEW DEADLINE IS NOW TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2022****SENIOR GIRLS PLEASE APPLY

Wildcat Women Scholarship Foundation

Wildcat Women Scholarship Foundation will award 4 scholarships of $1,000 each to BUHS or Desert Valley High School senior women with a G.P.A. of 2.2 or better.  The application is available through Google forms which can be accessed on the Wildcat Women Scholarship website.  Submission deadline is Friday, April 29, 2022 Wildcat Women Scholarship Foundation Information letter  The link to the application is listed here Wildcat Women Scholarship Application link

UPDATE*******EXTENDED DEADLINE FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022  For Magnolia Community Scholarship

Magnolia Community Club Scholarship

This scholarship if for all 2021-2022 graduating seniors that have maintained a minimum GPA of 2.5 and graduated 8th grade from Magnolia School.  3 scholarships will be awarded.  Applications are due in the Magnolia school office, or emailed to lindsaycato@gmail.com no later than Thursday, April 28, 2022.  You may pick up a copy of this application in the BUHS counseling center or download a copy here.  Magnolia Scholarship Letter    Magnolia Community Club Scholarship Application

PB & J Scholarship 2022

For students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (High GPA is not needed to qualify!) This scholarship awards up to $1,000 and is eligible to applicants who is a current high school senior and plans on attending a 2 or 4 year college next school year.

You can download more information about the scholarship here PB and J Scholarship Link   Deadline to apply is May 31, 2022 

Brawley Elementary Teachers Association 2022 Scholarship

This scholarship is being offered to a BUHS student who has a minimum 3.00 GPA and MUST have attended Brawley Elementary public schools (K-8).  The deadline to return scholarship applications is on Thursday, April 28, 2022 to the BUHS counseling center.  You may pick up a copy of the application from the BUHS Counseling Center or download a copy of the application here.  BETA Scholarship Application

Frankie L. Chavez Memorial Scholarship

Our son Frankie and his friend Nathan Mata lost their lives in a tragic automobile accident on December 4, 1993 when another driver ran a stop sign.  Frankie had just graduated BUHS and had enrolled at IVC.  As parents who have experienced the loss of  a vibrant and active teenager, we felt the best way to keep our son's memory alive is by doing something positive for graduating high school seniors.  Soon after with the help of family and friends we started this scholarship foundation.  To apply you must be a 2022 Graduate from Brawley Union High School with a target GPA of 2.0 - 3.6.  You must hand deliver or mail the application to the address on the application form.  The deadline to receive completed applications is Friday, April 29, 2022.  You can pick up a copy of the application form in the BUHS counseling center or download a copy here.  Frankie L. Chavez Memorial Scholarship Application

PEO Chapter WU Scholarship

This scholarship is open to senior girls who might begin their college studies at IVC and then transfer to a 4-year university to complete their studies.  The applicant must have at least a 3.5 GPA to apply.  Special consideration will be given to an applicant that is the first in their family to attend college.  You may download  the application here  PEO Chapter WU Scholarship Application or pick up a copy at the counseling center. The deadline to submit your application to Ms. Castro in the counseling center is Tuesday, April 26, 2022.

Hidalgo Society Inc. 2022 Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to 2022 graduating Brawley Union High School students who have plans to attend a university, community college or trade school.  You must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.0 to apply.  You may pick up a copy of the scholarship application at the BUHS counseling center or download a copy here Hidalgo Society Scholarship Application.    The deadline to submit your completed application to Ms. Castro in the counseling center or via email to hidalgosociety1922@yahoo.com is Monday, April 25, 2022.

Brawley Senior Get Together Club Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to senior students planning to attend college as a full-time student in the Fall of 2022.  Proof of college enrollment will be required and student applicants must have at least a cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0 to apply.  You may pick up a copy of the application from the BUHS counseling center or you can download a copy here Brawley Senior Get Together Club Scholarship Application   Deadline to return the completed application to Ms. Castro in the counseling center is Monday, April 25, 2022, at no later than 3:15pm.

PB & J Scholarship 2022

For students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (High GPA is not needed to qualify!) This scholarship awards up to $1,000 and is eligible to applicants who is a current high school senior and plans on attending a 2 or 4 year college next school year.

You can download more information about the scholarship here PB and J Scholarship Link   Deadline to apply is May 31, 2022

Association of California School Administrators Region 18 - Imperial Valley Charter Scholarship

The Imperial County Association of California School Administrators will award two $500 scholarships to students from each public Imperial County Comprehensive High School  and one $500 scholarship to a student at each accredited Continuation High School.  Imperial County students who have been accepted to a four-year university/college or students planning to attend Imperial Valley College.  Deadline to submit an application is Friday, April 29, 2022.  You can download the application here ACSA Imperial Valley Charter Scholarship Application

Sun Community Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Must be a sun community member with an active account.  Graduating senior must be attending college or university in the Fall and must have a 3.0 G.P.A. or higher to apply. Application must be delivered to one of our local branches or emailed to scholarship@suncommunityfcu.org   Deadline to submit your application is Friday, April 29, 2022.  Application can be downloaded here Sun Community Scholarship Application 

Making A Difference Foundation Scholarships

Great News! Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) is awarding up to ten scholarships. Students can go to MADF College Scholarship Application and complete the online application.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 31, 2022 (5:00PM PST)

Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) is a nonprofit, charitable organization with the mission to make a difference in the lives of others, one person at a time. We understand the challenges that students may face to gain access to higher education. At MADF, we want to help relieve some of the financial burden by offering scholarships to students who demonstrate a financial need and who are persistent in achieving their educational goals.

Purpose

MADF believes that education is the greatest equalizer. We make a difference in education by providing scholarships. We also partner with schools, non-profits, churches, and other organizations by making financial contributions to their educational programs.

Award

We are awarding up to 10 scholarships. The students selected by The MADF Scholarship Selection Committee will be awarded a $1,500 scholarship to apply towards college expenses. Previous scholarship awardees can apply annually up to a maximum of 4 years. Applications are due May 31, 2022.

Eligibility & Criteria

Application Submission Details

·       Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

·       Applicant must reside in the state of Washington or California.

·       Applicant must demonstrate a financial need.

·       Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college, school or university.

·       Award must be used for educational expenses (cost of tuition, books, supplies, room and/or board).

·       Employees including Board Members and their immediate family are not eligible.

·       A completed online application

·       Completion of scholarship questions

·       A current headshot photo that captures:

  • Professional image

  • Appropriate attire

  • Shoulders and up

  • Good lighting to distinguish features

·       Official transcript*

·       A financial aid award letter*

*Can be sent via email to info@themadfseatte.org or by postal mail to: MADF-Scholarship Program application P.O. Box 94545 Seattle, WA 98124

Application link: MADF College Scholarship Application

Thank you for helping to share this opportunity. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to connect with me at Ahmbur@themadfseattle.org.

Anderson Family Foundation 2022 Community Service Scholarship

This will be the 36th year that this scholarship is awarded to a graduating Senior from Brawley Union High School and community service is part of the criteria to apply. You must  also be accepted into a four-year university and plan on pursuing a bachelor's degree. This year's scholarship award will be $1,000. You may pick up a copy of the application in the BUHS Counseling Center or download a copy of the application here  Anderson Family Foundation Scholarship Application

Applications must be postmarked or emailed (PDF format) by Friday, April 22, 2022 to the address on the scholarship application.

Republic Services of Imperial Valley - 2022 Scholarship

Designed to promote student achievement by providing scholarships to students who show interest in attending a two-year community college, technical education school or university.  Republic services is awarding  (3) $1000 scholarships to Brawley High School. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 22, 2022.   You can download the application here Republic Services Application

California Alarm Association (CAA) 2022 Youth Scholarship Program

Offers a total of $25,000 in funds to children of active duty law enforcement and fire service personnel in the State of California who are graduating from high school in 2022.The CAA offers 11 regional, one statewide, and two national scholarships. To get more information on this scholarship and to access their online application, click this link www.caaonline.org/programs/youth-scholarship-program/

Deadline to submit application online is April 15, 2022

Claddagh Club Scholarship - The Imperial Valley Irish American Club Educational Scholarship 2022

Must be a graduating Senior from an Imperial Valley High School.  Must have a minimum 3.5 G.P.A. to apply.  Deadline to submit your application is Friday, April 8th 2022.  Applications postmarked after date will not be accepted.  You can download application here Claddagh Club Scholarship Application

2022 Imperial County Farm Bureau Scholarship

To residents of Imperial County who have chosen a field of study that supports their goal of an agriculture-related career.  Open to high school seniors who will be attending college full-time in the fall. Minimum 2.5 G.P.A. needed to apply. (Application must be mailed and received no later than 5pm, Friday, April 08, 2022 at address on application). You may download a copy of the application here Farm Bureau Scholarship Application 

Imperial Valley Raider Nation Booster Club Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to a student who is a senior and has either been an athlete while attending their high school or been involved with the community.  Students must be planning to attend a junior college or university and plan on continuing with sports.  Deadline to submit the completed application to Ms. Castro in the counseling center is Wednesday, April 6, 2022 by 4pm.  You may pick up a copy of the application in the counseling center or download a copy here  Raider Nation Scholarship Application

Region 18 Association of California School Administrators - San Diego County School Boards Association Scholarship

Will provide ten $1,000 college/university scholarships for high school seniors in the San Diego and Imperial County areas.  Must be pursuing a career in education as a teacher or other certificated employee and have at least a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.3 to apply.  You may download a copy of the application here ACSA Scholarship Application  Application must be received, postmarked by March 29, 2022 at 4pm.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 16th year.
 
We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
 
Scholarship Deadline   -  June 12, 2022.
 
Application Process
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site:  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Full details are available on our site.
 
Please encourage your students to apply.
 
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Sincerely,
 
Grant Parker
Ass’t Director of HR Services
Abbott and Fenner Business Solutions

Imperial Valley Community Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

I have attached the flyer with information for each Imperial Valley Community Foundation Scholarship opportunity that is available to eligible senior students.  The applications for all listed scholarships are available at www.ivcommunityfoundation.org   Application deadline for all Imperial Valley Community Foundation Scholarships is Thursday, March 31, 2022  Imperial Valley Community Foundation Scholarship list

Italian Catholic Federation Scholarship

The Italian Catholic Federation offers college scholarships to further the education of students who achieve a total cumulative GPA(3 1/2 years) of at least a 3.2 and meet all the requirements in either #1 or #2:  1)  Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Arizona, California, Illinois, and Nevada, 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.  Interested students should visit their website at www.icf.org and download the application.  Application deadline is March 15, 2022.

Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship

Good afternoon,

Please make your students aware of the Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship, a unique scholarship opportunity made available by the San Diego Sports Association. I encourage you to share this letter with coaches, teachers and counselors who can open a door for students by encouraging them to apply.

The Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship offers a $6,000 scholarship to at least five high school seniors in San Diego County. A second scholarship of $6,000 can also be earned, provided the recipient remains in good academic standing following the first year of college, for a total possible scholarship award of $12,000. Additionally, scholarship recipients will receive a laptop computer from Computers to Kids San Diego.

Nominees must have demonstrated an ability to overcome personal obstacles associated with drugs or alcohol, a strong commitment to athletics and a desire to continue personal growth and development through higher education. There is no minimum GPA requirement, but academic growth will be considered.

The following is a description of the scholarship, nomination criteria and submission process. 

Description:

  • One-year scholarship for $6,000 for the 2022-2023 school year

  • Scholarship recipients who remain in academic standing following their first year of college will earn an additional $6,000 scholarship for their second year of college

  • Eligible expenses include college tuition, books and on-campus housing

  • Recipients will maintain periodic communication with the SDSA, to report on their progress

Nomination Criteria:

  • High school senior who will enroll in either a two- or four-year college

  • Has overcome personal obstacles and troubles in life associated with drugs or alcohol

  • Demonstrated athletic achievement and participation in organized sports

  • Demonstrated leadership ability and demonstrated personal responsibility

  • Demonstrated academic growth

  • Demonstrated financial need

  • Has a strong commitment to setting and reaching life goals

Submission process:

  • All submissions must include: the completed application form, a copy of the student’s high school transcript and at least one letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach or counselor. The letter of recommendation should attest to why the nominee’s behavior, attitude, desire and character warrant this scholarship.

  • All nominations should be submitted by a coach, teacher, counselor or administrator.

Please submit application packets to:

San Diego Sports Association

Attn: Loni Lewis

1041 Market Street #314

San Diego, CA 92101

Or email loni@sandiegosportsassn.com

Submission Deadline: Friday, March 4, 2022

(All documents must be postmarked on or before that date) 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2022 APPLICATION

Selection of the qualified recipients will be made in April 2022. Recipients will be required to attend a local presentation ceremony AND/OR an on-camera interview session to deliver brief acceptance remarks and share their story. For further information, please visit sandiegosportsassociation.com.

Thank you,

Loni Lewis

Director, San Diego Sports Association  

CSW Scholarship 2022

Available to BUHS Graduates planning to pursue one of the following fields of study:

A.  Nursing Program to become an RN

B.  Legal Field to become a Legal Assistant

C.  Legal Field to become a Paralegal

Must have a minimum 3.0 G.P.A. to apply.  Deadline to apply is Tuesday, March 1, 2022.  You may download application here CSW Scholarship Application

Tenaska Scholarship - Must be a 2022 graduating high school senior from a participating public secondary school who plans to attend a two- or four-year post-secondary education program at an accredited institution.  Deadline to submit an application is Friday, February 11, 2022

Tenaska Scholarship   Tenaska Flyer

P.E.O. Chapter G W. Scholarship for Senior Girls

My name is Susan Newland and I am writing to you on behalf of P. E. O. Chapter GW.  We are a women's organization whose focus is to raise money for scholarships for women.  The P. E. O. organization is an international group with chapters in the United States and Canada.

We would like to make you aware of the P. E. O. California State Chapter Scholarships that are available to you.  The scholarships for the academic year 2022-2023 have recently been posted.   The completed applications are due on or before January 15, 2022.  

There are four different categories from which to apply:

1) Dorothy L Weller  - pursuing a study in Law

2) Ethel O Gardener Scholarship - Janet H Griswold Memorial Scholarship -  Dorothy Halleck Education Scholarship - pursuing a variety of academic fields  including Education.

3) Ruth G White Scholarship Fund - Dorothy C. Wisner Scholarship - for  women studying medicine.

4) Scholarship Selection Committee - these are 40 separate scholarships  awarded to women studying in a variety of academic fields and from specific  geographic locations.

The Selection Committee will match you with the scholarship that aligns with your course of study.

Please refer to the online application and guidelines on the P E O California State Chapter website at www.peocalifornia.org .  The application for the academic year 2022-2023 and the guidelines will be at the bottom of the page.     

You may contact me via email at 

snewland@roadrunner.com if you have any questions or need help   We wish  you fulfillment in your course of study and luck in your scholarship search.

HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION 2021 AWARDS

Hello HHF Familia,
 
The Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s (HHF) 2021 Youth Awards educational grants program is now accepting applications! Our 23rd Annual Youth Awards will award students who are the graduating Class of 2022 with up to $4000 in educational grants to fund their higher education or to fund a community-based project.
 
Recipients will be selected for their accomplishments in the classroom, community, and for their excellence in various educational categories. Recipients will be celebrated at virtual ceremonies, in the following categories: 

  • Business & Entrepreneurship

  • Community Service

  • Education

  • Engineering

  • Green Sustainability

  • Healthcare & Science

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Public Service & Social Justice

  • Sports & Fitness

  • Technology 

We are specially excited to announce the new Green Sustainability Category! Students that pursue knowledge and practices that lead to more environmentally friendly and ecologically responsible initiatives are encouraged to apply to this category. 

Applicants and recipients will become part of HHF’s network of 200,000+ professionals and funneled into its cycle of leadership pipeline, where we meet America's priorities in the classroom and workforce.
 
To be considered, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be currently enrolled in high school and graduating in the spring of 2022

  • Must have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 7.5 on a 10.0 scale

  • Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2022-2023

  • Be of Hispanic heritage (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines)

  • If selected, attendance to virtual ceremony is mandatory

The deadline to apply is November 14th, 2021. Students can apply at www.HispanicHeritage.org.
 
Please contact us at info@hispanicheritage.org or (202) 861-9797 ext.102 with any questions.

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Attention Senior Students

Hello Seniors, Class of 2023, the following are scholarships that are available.  Please make sure to look at posted deadlines and make sure to read on the application if you must mail or deliver it directly to their organization or office address.  The only scholarships that will be collected in the counseling center are the ones that give you that option.

If you have any questions regarding the scholarships posted, please contact Ms. Veronica Castro at vcastro@brawleyhigh.org