PUHSD 2017-18 Scholarship Bulletin
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KC 2/25/1849er United Soccer Hanrihan & Wheaton Memorial Scholarship$500Any senior who has played 49er United soccer for 2 yearsThis is for a student who has over a 2.5, is preparing for continuing education, has played at least 2 years soccer for the 49er United Club and has in someway served in giving back to the soccer community either as a volunteer or paid.4/21/201849er United Award
11/13/2017ABODO$500Any Senior who will be attending collegeWrite an Essay on "what you will be bringing from your hometown to college and why it's important". 8/31/2018https://www.abodo.com/blog/high-school-scholarship/
KC 12/4Aimi Sue Ellyson Memorial Scholarship$2,000Placer Female Senior OnlyGraduating girl from Placer with over a 3.0 and clear intentions of attending vocational, community or 4 year college. Priority given to someone entering in field of education, nursing, or veterinary.April 6, 2018Ellyson App
TB 1/10/18Allegiant Giving Leadership Award$500 to One Male and One FemaleDel Oro SeniorsOpen to graduating Del Oro seniors who have leadership qualities that have been involved in leadership in school, athletics and/or in the community. An application, brief essay and unofficial transcripts are required.03/22/2018Allegiant Giving Leadership Application
kr 3/7/2018Amalia Helene Fleming Scholarship$5,000Colfax High School Current senior CHS students willing to take a risk with an aspiration to challenge themselves academically may apply if accepted and have committed to attending one of these great California schools: Caltech, Stanford, UC Berkeley, UC Davis or UCLA.
4/20/2018Amalia Helene Fleming Scholarship
KR 10/3/2017Animal Medical Center4 X $300Any Senior from Bear River, Colfax, Foresthill and PlacerThe Animal Medical Center Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to college or technical school bound high school seniors with an express interest in pursuing a career as a Registered Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian or in an allied Animal Health Field. April 15, 2018https://docs.google.com/document/d/1oT-mS_Y_DuRq8IUxkPUJ7M49YUgCQtKO2m0EIJ_U0Fo/edit?usp=sharing
KR 12/8/2017Annual Law Day/Tim Coffin Scholarship 20181st -$1,500.00, 2nd $1,000, 3rd $500Senior in a Placer County high school.Write a 1,000.00 word Essay on this theme: Separation of Powers:Framework for Freedom. See attached link for important scholarship rules of how the essay is to be presented.1/5/2018Tim Coffin Scholarship Contest
kc 3/13/18ASCA Scholarship$1,000Placer County SeniorThere are 4 differing scholarship categories each worth $1000, so read which one is applicable to you and complete appropriate application.4/20/2018ASCA Scholarship
1/8/2018 krAspiring Nurse Scholarship$1,000Any Senior planning on pursuing a college education in nursing.Academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics, 8/31/18NursingSchoolsAlmanac Scholarship
JH 1/5/2018Auburn American Association of University Women (AAUW)$1,000PUHSD Female SeniorThis award is for a senior female student, graduating from a Placer Union High School District school. Recipient will have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and is planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university. Preference is given to applicants majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. 03/14/2018AAUW Scholarship
kc 11/8Auburn Aviation Assoc. Scholarship$2500 x 2 also a couple $1000Local student 16 years or olderAre you interested in becoming a pilot? Then this could be your start down that path. This is to help pay for 10 week ground school which is 1 day a week this coming year. Extend from 03/30/2018 to April 7thauburn aviation
KC 1/22/18Auburn Gold Country Rotary Community Service/Academic Award$1,000Placer High and Colfax Seniors OnlyThis is for a student continuing in community or 4 year college who has shown extra-curricular, service, academic success.3/15/18Gold Country Rotary app
KC 1/22/18Auburn Gold Country Rotary Douwsma Award$1,000Placer High and Colfax Seniors OnlyAre you planning to attend a Trade or Vocational School next year? Then apply for this scholarship helping you achieve your career goals.3/15/18Douwsma application
KC 2/25/18Auburn Host Lions Club$1,000Placer High Senior onlyAny student continuing education next year in community, vocational or 4 year college who has demonstrated strong service to school and/or community.4/16/2018Lions Award
kc 1/29/18Auburn Kiwanis Scholarship7x$1000Placer High, Foresthill High, Colfax High seniorsThe application is the same for ALL 4 scholarships listed on the cover page. Do one applicaiton only and Kiwanis Committee will determine best qualifications. Only Mark Fuji Memorial is designated for Placer High Key Club members. Other 3 can be non-members and either of 3 schools. Application is looking for excellence in acadmics, activities, and service.03/23/2018Kiwanis Scholarship
KC 11/29/17Auburn Odd Fellows: Cliff Logan Scholarship1 x $1500Placer High Senior onlyGraduating Senior attending 4 year univeristy in Fall4/20/2018Odd Fellows app
CA Farm Bureau ScholarshipVarying amountsAny senior in CA who is a CFBF memberThe California Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation was organized to give aid to students with a desire to pursue a career in the agricultural industry. The scholarships are awarded annually based upon academic achievement, career goals, extracurricular activities, determination, leadership skills, and a commitment to study agriculture.Any undergraduate student entering or attending a four-year accredited college or university in California and pursuing a career in the agricultural field. Applicants must be a resident of California03/01/2018CA Farm Bureau app
kr 4/5/2018CALTRANS -TRANSPORTATION SCHOLARSHIP$1,000Any high school seniorStudent must be pursing a career in transportation, involved in school extracurricular or community activities. Financial need will be a consideration4/27/2018CALTRANS - TRANSPORTATION SCHOLARSHIP
kc 1/22/18Career Technology Education Award by Auburn Rotary$2000-$5000Placer High Senior OnlyThis is for students attending a 2 year, vocational or trade school. You will be recognized for personal growth and for demonstration of success in a career or trade: for example, Fire Science, Welding, Health Career, Construction, Dental, Cosmetology, etc.03/23/2018Career Tech App
KC 11/3/17Carmen Wilson Scholarship$4000 x 2Placer High Senior OnlyMust be majoring in Art, English or Music and attending 4 year college. See app for details.03/02/2018Wilson application link
KC 11/3/17Charles & Fannie Keena Renewable Application ONLY$500-1000Previous Placer Student Awarded original C&F ScholarshipThis is the renewable application only as this award was renewable for up to 4 years if there was continuing education.03/09/2018Renewable Link here
KC 11/3/2107Charles & Fannie Keena Scholarship (Senior)$500-$1000 renewable for up to 4 yearsPlacer High Senior OnlyThis is for a senior who has demonstrated strong preparation of meeting academic goals in university, community or vocational/tech schools IN the state of California. Criteria is based on extra-curricular, academics and student response.03/08/2018C&F application link
kr 2/1/2018Chester Gibbs ScholarshipVarying amountsColfax High Seniors Only
This scholarship is divided into 3 different award areas: Technical/Vocational, Community College, and Four year College/University. Students who are selected to receive scholarships will be required to provide proof of enrollment. Scholarship is awarded based upon Character, GPA, Clarity of Goals and Extra Activites during your 4 years at CHS.

03/02/2018 - 3:00 PMGibbs Scholarship Application
KC 3/2Chris Reams Honorary Scholarship1 x $2500PUHSD Senior onlyThis is for a Placer Union High School District student with clear career goals planning to attend 4 year, community college or vocational school in the Fall 2018. April 5, 2018Chris Reams Scholarship
kr 2/2/2018Colfax Garden Club$1,000Colfax High Seniors OnlySeniors who plan on attending a 2 year or 4 year college and majoring in a plant related field such as horticulture, floriculture, forestry, landscaping, plant biology, urban planning, botany, nutrition, farm to fork agriculture, plant & soil sciences, conservation or research in an allied field.
03/02/2018Garden Club Application
kr 4/6/18Colfax Lions Club -Robby Robinson Memorial Science Scholarship$1,000Colfax High SchoolThe applicant must be entering a four- year university program in Engineering, Mathematics, Physical or Life Science. In order to apply for this scholarship the student’s transcript must show math and science in each grade level including advanced courses in each.4/20/2018Colfax Lions Science Scholarship
BF3/1Del Oro Junior Golden Eagles Football and Cheer Scholarship/ Leadership Award2 x $500: 1 Football recipient & 1 Cheer recipientDel Oro Seniors OnlySeniors from Del Oro High School with a 3.0 GPA and exemplary citizenship, who participated in Del Oro Junior Golden Eagles Football or Cheer for at least 3 seasons and played football or cheered at Del Oro all 4 years.4/6/2018Del Oro Junior Golden Eagles Football and Cheer App Link
TB 1/26/18Del Oro Parent's Club Scholarship20 X $1000Del Oro Seniors OnlyOpen to graduating Del Oro seniors with a 2.0 GPA or higher who will be attending a two or four year college or trade school in the fall. Students must be well-rounded and been involved in activities in and out of school. Application, unofficial transcripts and letter of recommendation required.April 3, 2018Del Oro Parent's Club Scholarship
TB 1/10/18Del Oro Women's Athletic Club ScholarshipVariesDel Oro WAC senior club membersOpen to graduating Del Oro WAC club members who have been a council member for a minimum of 2 years. April 6, 2018WAC Application
KC11/3/2017Elks Most Valuable Student ScholarshipVaries based on local vs State and National awardAny High school seniorThis is based on Leadership and financial need11/27/17https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/applyMVS.cfm
LS 11/14/2017Equality Scholarship$6,000.00Graduating high school studentTo recognize service to the LGBT+community. Scholarships may be used at any accredited post-secondary institution-college, university or trade school.02/01/2018Equality
kc 1/22/18Eric Evers Memorial Scholarship$1,000Placer High Senior Athlete onlyMust have completed at least 3 seasons of same sport in high school and have non-weighted GPA of 3.0 with clear educational goals and financial need.April 11, 2018Eric Evers Scholarship app
TB 1/26/18Eureka Masonic Lodge #16 Ralph Hoeper Memorial Engineering Scholarship$3,000Seniors from Placer and Del Oro High Schools OnlyOpen to Placer and Del Oro graduating seniors who will enroll full-time at a four year university in the U.S. and major in an Engineering related field. An application, 2 letters of recommendation and short essay are requiredApril 15, 2018Ralph Hoeper Memorial Scholarship
TB 1/26/18Eureka Masonic Lodge #16 Scholarship5 X $500Seniors from Placer and Del Oro High Schools OnlyOpen to Placer and Del Oro graduating seniors who are active contributors to the betterment of the communities where they live. Must have between a 2.0 and 3.5 GPA and must be a full-time student in a 2 or 4 year college or vocational/technical school. An application, list of community service hours, and two letters of recommendation are required. April 15, 2018Eureka Masonic Lodge #16 Scholarship
EXPIRED Scholarships
kc 11/20/17Fisher and Talwar Scholarship$1,000Any senior This is to support a senior planning to attend a 4 year university next year and currently has at least a 3.0. Please look at application for details.11/15/18fisher scholarship
KR 1/2/2018Foothill Quilters Guild$1,000Any seniorSee Application for complete details. This is a textile project based award.4/10/2018Foothill Quilters Guild
KC 11/6/17Friebus Family Scholarship$500Placer Senior OnlyThis is to support a student continuing their education in either Music, Art or Math. Must be attending a vocational, community or 4 year college to qualify. April 6, 2018Friebus Family app link
kc 2/15Gold Country Fair Heritage Foundation Exhibitor Scholarship$1,000Senior in Placer County 20th DAASenior from Placer County High School in the 20th District Agriculture with minimum 3.0 gpa majoring in Agriculture or Natural Resources and have had some sort of exhibit at the Gold Country Fair.4/6/2018Fair Scholarship
kc 2/15Gold Country Fair Heritage Foundation June Reeves Memorial Scholarship$1,000Senior in Placer County 20th DAASenior from Placer County High School in the 20th District Agriculture with minimum 3.0 gpa majoring in Agriculture or Natural Resources.4/6/2018June Reeves Fair Scholarship
KR 11/20/2017Golden 1 College Scholarshipvarying amountsGraduating senior planning on attending a 4 or 2 year college or university in CaliforniaHold a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.
Be involved in community service and extracurricular activities totaling at least 24 hours in the last 12 months.
Be a Golden 1 member for at least one year, or be a dependent of someone who has been a member for at least one year.
01/31/2018Golden1 College Scholarship Application
BF 2/15Golden Eagle Pony Baseball Scholarship/ Leadership Award2 x $500Del Oro Seniors OnlySeniors from Del Oro High School with a 3.0 GPA and exemplary citizenship, who played in the Golden Eagle Baseball League for at least 4 seasons and played baseball at Del Oro all 4 years.4/6/2018Golden Eagle Pony Scholarship App Link
kc 3/23/18Harry Rosenberry Memorial Award by Placer Sportsmen $750Placer Senior onlyBased on service to school, acitivities, community; must have C+ or above average and be attending a 2 year/vocational ed or 4 year college.4/25/2018Placer Sportsmen Award
KC 1/5/18Hillmen Foundation Scholarship & Covich Johnson Founders Scholarship2x $1000 and 1x $2000Placer Senior OnlyThere will be 1 boy and 1 girl awarded the Hillmen Scholarship and one other student for the Covich Johnson Scholarship. Criteria is based on excellence during time at Placer High in academics, athletics and student activities. Must be attending a 4 year, 2 year, Career-Tech or Trade School next year.April 6, 2018Hillmen Foundation Scholarship
KRHydros Engineering - Science/Engineering/Trades Career Scholarship$1,000Colfax High SchoolGraduating student who plans to attend a community college, four year college or technical trade school. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Student plans to pursue a career in Science/engineering/technical trades. Eligible students will have held a part-time job during high school.4/20/2018Hydros Engineering Scholarship
BF 2/21/2018International Order of the King;s Daughters and SonsVarying amountsNative American AncestryApplication requests must be made by 3/1/18 and then submitted by 4/1/18 Be sure to read the Scholarship requirements listed in the steps to apply before submitting 03/01/18 (to request the application) 04/01/2018 (to apply)North American Indian Scholarship Information
KC 8/23/17John G. & Lillian Walsh Family Scholarship$1000-$2000PUHSD Senior attending Sierra College in Fall 2018Majoring in: Mechatronics, Drafting & Engineering Support, Engineering, Welding, Construction & Energy Technology or Applied Art & Design Major Required: Auburn Area Only: Placer/Del Oro/Foresthill/Colfax Highs. Complete application with essay on why you are majoring in one of the previous listed majors, explaining career goals.NEW EXTENDED Deadline: March 20thhttps://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5ZqCPqzVzJKeGxKcTdNSXB5cElibjQtSEZCUTJOVUFHdnFJ/view?usp=sharing
kc 11/6Joseph Johnson Memorial Scholarship$2000 (renewable for 4 yrs.)Placer High Senior onlyThis award is based on academic, extra-curriculuar and financial need. Please see criteria to apply.03/01/2018JJ App. Link
kr 3/12/2018Ladies Auxiliary VFW - Marie Klugow Memorial Scholarship$2,000Any Senior Son, daughter, grandson or granddaughter of a member in good standing in a Cal. VFW Post or Ladies Auxiliary. Plan to attend and be accepted by a college, university carrying at least 12 units. Have maintained at least a 2.5 GPA.4/15/2018Ladies Auxiliary VFW- Marie Klugow Memorial Scholarship
kc 11/3/17Larry Mitchell Memorial Scholarship$1,000Placer High Senior 2 Sport Varsity Athlete OnlyThis is in honor of Larry Mitchell whose family has been supportive of Placer student-athletes and who children and grandchildren attended Placer High. Must be in good academic standing and have lettered in 2 different sports at Placer.03/02/2018Mitchell app link
kr 8/8/2018Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship
$1,000Any SeniorHigh School and College students interested in sales & marketing may apply by submitting a URL of a video uploaded to YouTube presenting your reasons for why you should win this scholarship.12/20/18Lead Roster Scholarship Application
KC 11/3/17Ledeigh Family Scholarship$1,000Placer High Senior pursuing EngineeringThis is for a senior pursing an engineering degree at a UC or CSU, is in good academic standing and clear goals. 03/21/2018application link
TB 11/7/17Loomis Soroptimist Community Service Award$1,000Del Oro Students onlyOpen to female Del Oro High School student between 14 to 18. An application, and 750 word essay are required.12/01/2017Loomis Sorptimist link
TB 1/09/18Michael "Tako"Takayama Memorial Scholarship$5,000Del Oro Female AthleteOpen to graduating Del Oro female senior athlete who has faced adversity and is planning to attend any accredited 2 or 4 year college or university. Must have at least a 2.0 GPA or higher. Application required.3/22/2018Takayama Scholarship
KR 11/6/207Michaelson Memorial Award$1,000Senior CSF membersWrite on Essay on: The CSF motto is ‘Scholars for Service.’ How does your participation in CSF exemplify this motto?12/22/2017https://csf-cjsf.org/csf-awards/
TB 1/9/2018Mike Granata Memorial Scholarship (Newcastle Community Association)$750Del Oro and Placer students who attended Newcastle Elemenary SchoolOpen to graduating Del Oro and Placer seniors who attended Newcastle Elementary School for at least two years. Must be active in school and community activites and have a 3.0 GPA or higher and plan to enroll full time at any institution of higher learning. Two letters of recommendation, unofficial high school transcripts and application requiredApril 5, 2018Granata Memorial Application
KC 1/19/18Musso Ackerman Scholarship$500Bowman Charter GraduateIf you graduated from Bowman K-8 Charter school and are continuing your education you may apply.4/20/2018Musso Ackerman Scholarship
kc 11/17/17Native Amercan Scholarhips and GrantsVarying amountsNative American AncestryAttached is a spreadsheet with web links to 8 potential scholarships for Amerian Indians. Please review each to determine personal eligibility.varying datesNative American PDF
TB 1/17/2018Officer Matt Redding Memorial Scholarship$1,000Del Oro SeniorsOpen to graduating Del Oro seniors who will study and plans a career in the medical, criminal justice or fire science fields, or who will continue his/her education at a Military Academy or ROTC program as well as a two or four year college. Must show potential to carry on the legacy of Matt Redding in the community. An application, unofficial copy of transcripts and two letters of recommendation required. 03/22/2018Matt Redding Scholarship Application
kr 3/13/2018PEO CHAPTER BF SCHOLARSHIP 2018$500Colfax High female seniorAttending college/techmical school upon graduation. Minimum GPA of 3.0. See application for further information4/26/2018PEO Chapter BF Scholarship
BF 3/13/2018PEO CHAPTER BF SCHOLARSHIP 2018$500Del Oro High female seniorAttending college/technical school upon graduation. Minimum GPA of 3.0. See application for further information4//26/2018PEO Chapter BF Scholarship - Del Oro
TB 1/9/18PEO Sisterhood Chapter XF Scholarship$1000 for Community College $2500 for Four Year UniversityDel Oro female studentsOpen to Del Oro graduating senior females who plan to attend a two-year college or vocational school or a four-year university or college. Must have strong academic standing and needs financial assistance. An official transcript with SAT and or ACT scores, two letters of recommendation, copy of parent's most recently filed tax returns, a one page essay, application, and recent photo are required.03/14/2018PEO Application
TB 1/17/2018Peterson/Schulberg Memorial Scholarship5X$1000Del Oro SeniorsOpen to graduating Del Oro seniors with a 2.0 GPA or higher with history of hard work, a potential for achievement and an intention of any type of further education. An application, three letters of recommendation and a copy of your transcripts are required.03/22/2018Peterson/Schulberg Application
JH 1/23/18PG & E Scholarship$1000-$10,000Seniors living in PG & E Service areaHigh School graduate or GED recipient, planning to enroll full-time in 2-4 year institution.02/05/2018PG & E Scholarship
TB 1/10/18Placer Community Theater Theatrical Arts Scholarship$750PUHSD SeniorsOpen to graduating seniors who will pursue a major or minor in performing arts or technical theater at an accredited institution in the fall of 2018. Must demonstrate active involvement in theater arts through participation in school or community theatrical productions. An application and brief essay are required.April 1, 2018Placer Community Theater Application
kr 2/15Placer County Chapter Japanese American Citizens League2x$1,000Any SeniorScholarship applicants must be members of Placer County JACL or be a dependent of members. Applicants must be planing to arttend a trade school, business school, college or university or any institutution of higher learning next Fall.4/7/2018JACL Application
kc 2/12/18Placer County Farm Bureau ScholarshipVarying amountsPlacer County Senior Agricultural studentThis is for a graduating senior in Placer County who has been involved in the Ag Program at their high school and plans to atten a university, community college or vocational school to earn an education/career in one of the following areas: Ag Production Ag Products & Processing Ag Business Agricultural Research Conservational and Natural Resources Economics Education Environmental Systems Forestry/Natural Resources Horticulture Mechanization Nursing03/01/2018.
JH 1/23/18Placer County Holy Ghost Association4 x $500Seniors of Portuguese DescentApplicants must earn a minimum of a 3.0 GPA, write an essay, and be a member of the APDES (info on membership included with the application). April 2, 2018Placer County Holy Ghost Association
kc 1/22/18Presidential Award by Auburn Rotary$2000-$5000Placer High Senior OnlyIf you have experience hardships in your personal life and overcome them successfully, plus you are in need of financial help for college, then show how you have persevered despite hardships.03/23/2018Presidential App
KC 8/23/17Prudential Spirit Awards$1000 and trip to D.C.Any seniorBased on Community Service--awardees will be announced in Feb. 2018Nov.7, 2017Application Link
kr 3/8/2018Quinn Family Memorial Scholarship$500Colfax High Senior onlyOpen to students interested in pursuing a career in the medical field or a human services related field. Community minded students given priority. Minimum GPA 3.0+.April 11, 2018Quinn Family Memorial
KC 11/3/17Richard & Doris Family Sayles Scholarship\$1,000Any senior who attended Newcastle Elementary for at least 5 yearsThis is to award a former Newcastle Knight with funds to support them in their higher education. They must be planning to attend college full-time or a vocational educational program full-time. See app for details03/02/2018Sayles application link
JH 1/23/18SAFE Credit Union$1,000Graduate from high school with a 3.0 or above GPA.Applicant must be a college-bound, graduating senior from a high school located within one of the following counties: Sacramento, Placer, Yolo, Yuba, Sutter, Amador, Butte, Contra Costa, Alameda, Nevada, San Joaquin, Solano, or El Dorado.03/12/2018SAFE Credit Union Scholarship Application
kr 1/9/18SAME-Society of American Military Engineers$1,000-$4,000Any SeniorPursuing a degree in any engineering field or related technical degree including architecture, mathematics, physics, or earth sciences. 03/12/2018Application Packet
kr 3/8/2018Satterlee Foundation $2,000-maybe divided among more than one receipientColfax High School Senior Must be in pursuit of a secondary education and have an immediate family member that is a Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, or have enrolled in an ROTC program.4/16/2018- Deadline extendedSatterlee Foundation
KC 11/9/17Schwab Rosenhouse Scholarship$1000 to $4000 renewable (multiple awardees)Any Senior in local CountiesYou must be planning to attend a 2 or 4 yr college or vocational school within 100 miles of Sacramento. Will be based on grades, activities and responses to application questions.2/8/18Schwab app
KC 12/12/17Seth Hanson Financial Literacy Scholarship$500Placer High Senior OnlyAny Placer High senior who is planning to attend a Vocational, 2 year or 4 year university and can explain the importance of financial literacy in an essay.3/15/18Hanson Application
BF 2/21/2018Shelley Wilhelm Memorial Scholarship$1,000Del Oro Senior Girl OnlySenior gril who, in heart, body and soul, strives to achieve academically and as a member of the Del Oro community. Minimum GPA of 3.5. Application, essay and transcript required.03/22/2018 by 3:00pmShelley Wilhelm Application
KR 11/6/207Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital2 x $3,000.00Senior who resides in Nevada County Must be pursuing a career in healthcare - and have maintained a 3.0 GPA or higher for at least one year. Must reside in Nevada County.1/31/2018Application Link
LS 11/21/2017Soroptimist International of Auburn Marion Glover Scholarship(3) $1000.00 AwardsPlacer High Female Students onlyThis scholarship will be awarded to a Placer High female student who is graduating and moving on to higher education. GPA, extra curricualr activities, and community service will all be considered, as well as financial need. 03/01/2018Marion Glover application link
kc 1/22/18Steve & Rose Brown Professional Educator Award by Auburn Rotary$2000-5000Placer High Senior OnlyIf you plan to enter college in preparation for a career in working with children either through teaching or social services than this is for you. Complete application of questions 1-8.3/23/18 by NOONEducator Award app
kc 1/22/18Steve Snyder Academic Award by Auburn Rotary$2000-5000Placer High Senior OnlyAs a top academic student at Placer having taking high level classes, show case you you have learned and persevered to be prepared for a 4 year college.3/23/18 by NOONSnyder Academic App
kc 2/1Tally Wade$1,000PUHSD Senior onlyThe Talley Wade Scholarship will be awarded to a student who has demonstrated a willingness to work hard, to overcome adversity such as foster care, juvenile justice system, etc. and is determined to improve his or her situation in life. This award is for students who might otherwise not be eligible for other scholarships and are going to a community college/vocational program. The recipient must have earned a 2.0 minimum grade point average.April 13, 2018Tally Wade app
kr 3/5/2018The Beverly Gilmore Women in Leadership Scholarship2 x $1,000.00Female Colfax High School Students onlyThis scholarship is available to all female Colfax High School seniors with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above who have demonstrated leadership ability and determination and are interested in pursuing leadership roles within their future careers of choice.
April 6, 2018Beverly Gilmore Women in Leadership
kr 3/21/18The Jordan Zapper Memorial Scholarship$15,000 x 2 (awarded to one female and one male student)Colfax High SchoolAdventurous Spirit - Athletic and Academic Excellence and a Passion for others. This scholarshp is given to students who exemjplify the characteristics that Jordan Zapper exhibitied to impact the world and those around him during his life, including his time at Colfax High School.4/19/2018The Jordan Zapper Memorial
kr 4/3/18 - RepostedThe Lew and Jean Bonser Memorial Scholarship$1,000Colfax High Seniors onlyWill be attending a CSU, UC or a public university in Oregon, Nevada, Arizonia, majoring in Science, Technololgy, Engineering, or Education. GPA of 3.25 or higher. Have parents or guardians without four year college degrees.4/20/2018Bonser Memorial Scholarship
kr 8/8/2018The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship$1,000.00Any SenorWrite an Essay explaining the best use of content marketing.12/20/18Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing
kr 4/19/2018Tim Day Memorial Baseball ScholarshipAmount TBDColfax High Senior Varisty Baseball PlayerOn the CHS varsity baseball team and planning on attending a 2 or 4 year college/university upon graduation5/1/2018TIM DAY MEMORIAL BASEBALL SCHOLARSHIP
kr 2/5/2018TZU Chi Scholars 2018$1,000Any high school student Demonstrate financial need for college tuition, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time for the academic year 2018-19.03/02/2018TZU Chi Scholars 2018
10/23/17Violet Richardson Award Soroptimist Scholarship$750Female PUHSD StudentThis is for a female student who volunteers in community or school and has a positive mindset to improve one's school, community or world. Please download the application and fill-out; may attach documents if easier. 12/15/17Application Link
kc 1/22/18Virgil Traynor, DVM, Animal Science Academic Award by Auburn Rotary$2000-$5000Placer High Senior OnlyThis is for a strong academic student who has completed rigorous course work in order to prep for a career in Pre-Vet, Biological Science or Life Science. Focus should be Veterinary Medicine.03/23/2018Animal Science App
LS 11/30/2017WASH Scholarship$1,000High School SeniorThis scholarship is designed to help students starting a college education in art with an emphasis in watercolor media. The award will be given upon documentation of enrollment in a college. Determination will be based on artistic ability in the medium of watercolor, service to the art community, and academic achievement in art classes. See application for details.03/01/2018WASH Scholarship link
KR 10/3/2017Will Kempton High School Scholarship$2,000Female High School SeniorThe WTS-Sacramento Chapter Will Kempton High School Scholarship is available to a female high school senior in the Sacramento Region who is inspired to pursue a college degree in a transportation-related field, including studies in engineering, math, architecture, geography, business, law, political science, environmental science, English, planning, economics, sociology and government policy. 11/17/2017http://www.wtsinternational.org/assets/81/7/Application_Kempton_Scholarship_2018.pdf
kr 3/6/2018William Bean Jr. Memorial Scholarship2 x $1,000.00Colfax High or Del Oro SeniorThis $1,000.00 Scholarship is given in Bill’s honor to a senior who exemplifies the characteristics and ideals of the scholarship, athletic achievement, leadership, service to the community, and caring for others.
April 6, 2018William Bean Jr. Memorial Scholarship
kr 11/17/17Youth Impact Award$200-$300Any high school student in Placer CountyThere are four categories, Leadership, Community Service, Overcoming Adversity, and Applied Knowledge and Talents. Applicants can only apply for category and must write a short essay describing what they have accomplished to deserve the award. Each category will have an one winner and an honorable mention from each county.2/11/2018Youth Impact Award
JH 1/12/18Youth On Course$4,000- $20,000Any senior accepted to a 4-year universityApplicants need to be a member of Youth on Course (you can join today-see link), and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.2/18/2018youthoncourse.org/scholarships
Expired Scholarhsips are listed at bottom of page
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