• February:

     

    • Natalie Claussen-Rogers Scholarship-

    Due:  February 20, 2018-Talk to the Counselor

     

      • eQuality Scholarship Collaborative

    Due: February 1, 2018

    Award Amount: $6,000

     

    In order to apply for the high school scholarship you must meet the following criteria: be a resident of northern or central California, have completed or complete high school or equivalent between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2018, and plan to attend or have begun attending an accredited post-secondary institution (college, university, or vocational/trade school) for the first time in 2017. Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community. To complete an application please go to equalityscholarship.org

     

    • Downtown Visalia Kiwanis Club

    Due: February 28, 2018

    Contact Person:  Donn Lobb-Talk to the Counselor

     

     

    • PG&E Employee Resource Group (ERG) Scholarships

    Due: February 1, 2018

     

    Award Amount: $1,000-$10,000

    To learn about this scholarship opportunity and apply, please visit http://www.pge.com/about/community/scholarships/

     

     

    • Northern California Scholarship Foundations

    Due: February 3, 2018

     

    Award Amount: $8,000 per year renewable for four years totaling $32,000

    If you would like to be considered for this wonderful opportunity please stop by the counseling office and write your name on the interest form in the presentation binder, which can be found in the counseling office.

     

     

      • Scholarships for Military Children

    Due: February 17, 2018

    Award Amount: $2,000

     

    This scholarship is open to unmarried dependents of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military may apply for this scholarship. For further information and to access the application please visit http://militaryscholar.org/sfmc/index.html

     

      • Tulare County School Board Association

    Due: February 17, 2018

    Award Amount:  $350

     

    Tulare County School Board Association will award a $350 scholarship to a deserving high school senior.  Applicants must meet the following criteria: cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher, good citizenship, participation in extracurricular activities, community involvement, and enroll in an accredited institution in Fall 2018. Applicants must submit a one-page statement describing educational and career goals, a student activity sheet and an official sealed transcript with the application.  The application must be typewritten or printed in black ink. (To fill out a PDF version on line visit, www.tcoe.org/TCSBAform).  For a hard copy of the application please see Mrs. Cobarruvias in the counseling office. All application forms must be submitted to Mrs. Cobarruvias by February 17, 2018.

     

     

    • The Carl N. & Margaret Karcher Founders Scholarship

    Due: February 2018

    Award Amount: $1,000

     

    Eligibility criteria is as follows: students must be age 21 or younger, and reside in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming. Must be a high school senior or graduate who plans to enroll for the first time in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.  To review further information about this scholarship and/or apply please visit http://www.carlsjr.com/scholarship/application-2016.pdf

     

    • Buick Achievers Scholarship

    Due: February 2018

    Award Amount: varies

     

    In order to apply students must be a high school senior, plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the entire 2017-2018 academic year. Students must plan to major in a course of study that focuses on Engineering/Technology or select Design and Business related programs of study (a list of eligible majors is available on their website). Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries using these areas of study. Students must also be U.S. Citizens and have permanent residence in the U.S. or Puerto Rico. To apply please go to https://buickachievers.scholarshipamerica.org/

     

     

     

      • Optimist Oratorical Contest

    Due: February 24, 2018

    Award Amount: up to $22,500

     

    The Optimist Club will hold a student speaker contest. The contest is open to students under the age of 18 as of October 1, 2017. For further details, students can review the material titled Optimist Oratorical Contest Information, which can be found at http://www.vusd.org/webpages/gwhscounseling/scholarships.cfm or they can contact the soroptimst club at (559)636-2674 or rontapleras@comcast.net  Applications can be mailed to 4335 W. Country Ave. Visalia, CA 93277.