2017 BOHS LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

PLEASE MAIL scholarship applications to each scholarship committee at the address provided by Friday, February 24, 2017 unless otherwise stated on application.

Brea Glenbrook Women’s Club        Please pick up Specific application        

Mrs. Nancy Foxhall                                                                @ Brea Glenbrook Clubhouse

Brea Glenbrook Women’s Club Scholarship

1821 E. Greenbriar Lane

Brea, CA  92821        

                                                                                                

        Amount:        Varies

Qualifications:        Senior living in the Glenbrook area.  1-2 page essay on “How living in Glenbrook has influenced my life”.

Brea H.O.P.E., Inc.

CRSS Architectural Scholarship                                                  Generic application

Give Application to Mrs. Kessel at BOHS                                                              

            

            Amount:               (1) $500

Qualifications: Senior planning to major in Civil Engineering or Architecture at a two or a four-year university. Minimum weighted GPA of 3.5.  Proof of registration required to receive scholarship.  Please write a short essay (½ page) on why you chose to enter the field of civil/mechanical engineering or architecture.

Brea Ministerial Association                                                        Generic application

Loren Wood Memorial Scholarship                                                            plus additional info.

Return to BOHS Guidance Office                                                

        

Amount:        (2) $1,000

Qualifications:        Senior planning on service oriented career, future church service and involvement.  Looking for expressions of faith, educational goals (preferably planning on attending a religious affiliated college), and academic achievement. Short essay based on specific criteria.  Pick up a specific list of criteria from the guidance office.

Brea Optometry Scholarship                                                        Generic application

Dr. Diane Almanza

400 West Lambert #A

Brea, CA 92821                                                                                                                         

        

        Amount:        (2) $250

        Qualifications:        Senior planning on continuing their education in the health/medical field.  May include, but is not limited to; optometry, nursing, medical assistant or any other type of medical care.

California School Employees Association Scholarship                        Generic application

BOHS Main Office                                                                plus additional info.

C/O Lisa Santos (Staff Mailboxes)        

        Amount:        Varies

Qualifications:        Only students whose parent(s) are a Chapter member of the 207 Brea California School Employees Association, and whose parent(s) work for the Brea Olinda Unified School District as a classified employee are eligible to apply for this scholarship.  Members of CSEA are not teachers. GPA must be at least 2.0.

Richard A. Norum Memorial Scholarship                                        Generic application

Give Application to Mrs. Kessel at BOHS                                        

        

        Amount:        (1) $500

        Qualifications:        Senior with a minimum 3.8 GPA and must have had exceptional achievements on a varsity sport for the last two years.

Soroptimist Club of Brea Scholarships                                        Specific essay prompt

Ms. Pat Fox                                                                         plus 2 letters of

806 Alder Street                                                                recommendation

Brea, CA  92821                                                                plus transcript

        

        Amount:        (2) $1,000

        Qualifications:        Senior with minimum 3.0 GPA (with transcript) and who will be attending college in the fall.  Although the GPA and class standing will be weighed most heavily, activities/community service and financial need will be considered.

Stack/Waggener Scholarship in Math and Science                                Generic application

                                                                                plus additional

Please give application to Mrs. Kessel @BOHS                                  information

                                                                                 

        

        Amount:        (1) amount will vary

        Qualifications:        Based on academic achievement, a senior who is a US Citizen and the legally begotten descendent of an honorably discharged U.S. veteran of World War II.  The parents of the student will provide a written statement (and any applicable paperwork) attesting to the fact that the student is such a descendent. The senior must also want to pursue a degree in Math, Physics, Computer Science or Engineering at Fullerton College or a four-year university.

Ruby June (Ferree) Stack Scholarship                                        Generic application

Please give application to Mrs. Kessel @BOHS                                 plus additional

                                                                                information                                  

        

        Amount:        (1) amount will vary

        Qualifications:        Based on academic achievement, a senior going to a 4 year college or Fullerton College, who plans to major in Nursing, PreMed, Bio Med, or Bio-Engineering.  Preference will be given to, but not limited to, students who are a U.S. Citizen and a descendent of a U.S. Military veteran.  If the student is a descendent, the parents of the student will provide a written statement and (any applicable paperwork) attesting to the fact that the student is such a descendent.                          

Leyton Foundation Scholarship                                                Specific Application

Email to mitch@leytonfoundation.org or

Please return to BOHS Guidance Office

Amount:        (2) $1,000

Qualifications: Senior with minimum 3.0 GPA, who has financial need and will be attending a

                community college or CSU in the fall.

****SCHOLARSHIPS WITH DIFFERENT DEADLINES****

Brea Chamber of Commerce                                                         Specific Application

2017 Business Vision Award                                                                        

Attn:  Heidi Gallegos

One Civic Center Circle, 2nd Floor

Brea, CA 92821

        

        Amount:        (2) - $750            

        Qualifications:        The mission of the Brea Chamber of Commerce Business Vision Award is to provide financial assistance to graduating senior from the Brea Olinda Unified School District (BOUSD) in the form of a monetary award to assist them in developing a career in business.  The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale on all high school work completed as evidence by office transcripts. Transcripts must be from the BOUSD to be considered.  Students who have transferred from another district are eligible as long as he/she is a senior in the BOUSD by the end of spring semester.

                         

                        *** DEADLINE: 4PM on FRIDAY, March 31st, 2017 ***

Gateway Masonic Lodge No. 339                                                Specific application

Gateway Masonic Lodge Scholarship Committee

500 E. Imperial Hwy

Brea, CA 92821

        Amount:          An IPAD

        Qualifications: Seniors who will attend a college or university in the U.S., full time, in the

                        fall. Membership in Freemasonry is not required.

                        ***Deadline is Monday, April 3rd, 2017***

Club Z!  In-Home Tutoring Senior Scholarship                        Specific application

                                                        plus resume & transcript

                        

        Amount:        (1) $175.00      

               Qualifications:         Senior who has shown improvement in his/her academic grades while at BOHS and is pursuing a higher education.

                         

            ***   Return to Guidance Office by Friday, March 17th, 2017  ***

BOHS PTSA Scholarship                                                Specific application plus 1

Attn: Mrs. Flanders & Mrs. Derian                                        letter of recommendation,

BOHS Main Office                                                        transcript and activities card

PTSA Mailbox (Staff mailbox area)

        Amount:        (4) $250.00

        Qualifications:        Senior who is a member of PTSA. This scholarship is strongly based on

                        PTA/PTSA involvement, both past and present, for the student and family

                        members of the student applying.  Letter of recommendation from a current

                        BOHS PTSA member (this could be a teacher, staff, parent, neighbor or

                        another student) and a copy of the student’s PTSA card is required Must

get an official transcript and fill out an Activities Card. All criteria must

be met for our application to be considered.

*** Deadline is Friday, February 24th, 2017***

Kiwanis Club of Brea                                                        Online application

www.breakiwanis.org                                                         Click on Scholarship Fund on

                                                                the left margin & download

                                                                application (5 pages).

         Amount:          Amount varies, but total of $7,800 to be awarded.

Qualifications:  Seniors who are Brea residents. (Must live in Brea.) Based on community

                 service and financial need. Submit application to website.

****Deadline is Wednesday, May 31st, 2017****

The Daniel S. Coelho Memorial Scholarship                                Specific application

bmiranda@investlincadvisors.com                                        Specific essay prompt

Daniel S. Coelho Memorial Scholarship Fund                                plus 2 letters of

300 S. Harbor Blvd., Suite 1014                                        recommendation

Anaheim, CA 92805                                                        plus transcript

        Amount:        $2,200

Qualifications: Seniors who wish to enroll full-time at an accredited two or four-year

college, university or vocation/trade school. Student must also demonstrate outstanding scholastic ability and/or leadership, financial need and determination to graduate from college.

****Deadline is Wednesday, March 15th, 2017****

Additional scholarships can be found online at:

http://bohs.bousd.us/guidance/Scholarships