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SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES
Orange County Community Foundation Scholarships: https://oc-cf.academicworks.com
LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Deadline: December 2017
Teri Lynn O'Brien Memorial Scholarship
In recognition of her dedication to the students of CUSD and Dana Hills High School (DHHS PTSA President 2005-2007) and her strong commitment to education, her family and friends have established the Teri Lynn O'Brien memorial scholarship. A minimum $500 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior with financial need, a commitment to advancing their education, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, and who has demonstrated a commitment to their school and community through volunteer service. Recipients will be recommended by the academic advisors from those students who completed the “Local Scholarship Application” which are available from the DHHS Guidance Office.
Deadline: March 1, 2017
Beatrice Levin Scholarship
Selection Criteria: AVID student
Activities Financial Need
Deadline: January 15, 2017
California State PTA Scholarships
This scholarship recognizes volunteer service in the school and community and does not have a grade point average requirement.
Deadline: February 1, 2017
The Capistrano Unified Council PTSA (CUCPTSA) maintains a scholarship fund to acknowledge deserving seniors in the areas of academics, community service and personal achievements, with an emphasis on community service. Beginning in 2017, CUCPTSA will fund one $500 scholarship for each district high school. Recipients will be chosen by the individual high school scholarship committees.
DHHS PTSA Scholarships
The Dana Hills High School PTSA Scholarship program recognizes the achievements of graduating DHHS seniors for volunteer service in the school and/or community. The minimum award will be $500. Eligible students must be a member of the DHHS PTSA by March 1, 2017 and have a minimum overall GPA of 2.0.
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Italian Catholic Federation
Selection Criteria: Roman Catholic (not necessary to be Italian) GPA, test scores, activities
Deadline: March 15, 2017
Edison Scholars Program
The Edison Scholars Program rewards public and private high school seniors who show potential for a successful college career and have financial need. The program supports these eligible majors with renewable scholarships at four-year colleges. The scholarship is part of Edison’s longstanding tradition of investing in the future by making the dream of a college education a reality for deserving students.
Deadline: February 1, 2017
South Coast Water District
Selection Criteria: Community Service
Engineering or environmental activities essay
Live in South Coast Water District
Deadline: March 6, 2017
Veterans of Foreign Wars