Scholarships

Tesoro Youth Leadership
Seniors planning to attend a four year college and have a 3.0 or higher.  Essay on integrity and respect is required. http://nshssfoundation.org/resources/Tesoro-youth-leadership-awards/      Deadline 2/26/17

Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost
Seniors-  Essay contest on success and why education matters.  www.f3law.com  go to F3 Student Awards  Deadline  2/28/17

Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost
Juniors & Seniors- Photo contest on diversity, collaboration and achievement.  www.f3law.com  go to F3 Student Awards  Deadline  2/28/17

Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost
All grades- Art contest celebrating success.  www.f3law.com  go to F3 Student Awards  Deadline 2/28/17

Victor Valley Chamber Foundation (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)
Seniors- Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA unweighted and plan to attend college.  www.vvchamber.com  Deadline 2/28/17  Due ON THIS DATE to Chamber office or by mail (not postmarked)

Lynn Foundation (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)
Seniors- Must have a 3.5 or higher GPA.  This scholarship is for high desert students only!  www.lynnfoundation.net  Deadline 3/1/17 (it must be received by this date not postmarked)

American Chemical Society
Seniors- African American, Hispanic, or Native American students who plan to major in chemistry or related major in college.  www.acs.org  Deadline 3/1/17

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Seniors- Open to dependents of active Marine Corp or Navy members (includes if killed in action)  www.mcsf.org  3/1/17

Sons of Italy
Seniors- Must be of Italian origin  www.osiaca.org   3/1/17

The Dream US
Seniors- Must be a Dream Act student and have an unweighted GPA of 2.5 or higher.  There is a list of Cal States, UC’s, Private colleges and Jr. colleges that participate, see the website.  www.thedream.us/scholars  Deadline 3/8/17

Oro Grande Foundation (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)
Seniors- Four Year College bound 3.5 minimum GPA & SAT/ACT scores of 1600/21 or higher.  Two Year college 2.0 minimum GPA.  See Ms. Lillard for an application  Deadline 3/10/17

Cabrillo Civic Clubs of CA
Seniors- Must be of Portuguese descent, have a minimum 3.5 GPA and have participated in at least 3 activities during high school.  www.cabrillocivicclubs.org  Deadline 3/15/17

CANERS
Seniors- Must be planning to major in horticulture or a related field in college.  www.cangc.com  Deadline 3/15/17

Italian Catholic Federation
Seniors- Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA, be Roman Catholic and of Italian descent.  www.icf.org  Deadline 3/15/17

Mojave Environmental Education Consortium (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)
Seniors- Must be graduating from a HIGH DESERT HIGH SCHOOL and plan to major in environmental science, science, or engineering field.  www.meeconline.com  Deadline 3/17/17 (it must be received by this date not postmarked)

IE4W Scholarship
You must be a senior and have a parent who holds a current membership within a 4 wheel drive club.  www.ie4w.com  Deadline 3/24/17

Dreamers, Visionaries & Leaders (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)

Seniors- Must be graduating from a high desert high school.  They have multiple scholarships to apply for, details on the website.  www.dvlproject  Deadline 3/24/17 (it must be received by this date not postmarked)

High Desert Community Foundation (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS)
Seniors- This foundation has EIGHT different scholarships you might be eligible for.  Go to the following website for details-  www.hdcfoundation.org/scholarships  Deadline 3/24/17 (it must be received by this date not postmarked)

California Association of Collectors
Seniors- Essay contest about the importance of establishing and maintaining good credit during your college years.  www.cacesf.org/  Deadline 3/30/17

Lisa Michelle Memorial Fund
Seniors- Must be a US citizen, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, have a parent or guardian pass away due to substance abuse.  www.theLMMFund.org  Deadline 4/30/17

Soroptimist (LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP)
Seniors-  Applicant must be female and pursuing a business related career.  See Ms. Lillard for applications.  Deadline 5/1/17

We also have a great partnership with High Desert Community Foundation.  You can find awesome local scholarships on their website at www.hdcfoundation.org/scholarships.