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Scholarships 2019-2020

Deadline Name & Link Information and Requirements
3/25/20 OCYSF The Orange County Youth Sports Foundation is offering 2 scholarships to graduating seniors - 1 is for a scholar athlete and 1 is for athletes who have overcome serious injury. The qualifications are participation in athletics, minimum 3.5 GPA, financial need and leadership on and off the field. 



CVHS PTSA All seniors planning on attending a trade/professional school, community college or 4-year college or university after graduation are eligible.  
  • Must be current member of the CVHS PTSA by April 24th. Required: The CVHS PTSA Scholarship Application, short essay responses and letter of recommendation form from a CVHS teacher. Awards range from $500 - $1,000. Submit all forms electronically to by April 24th. If you have any questions contact Erica Crowell at LINK to details and application.  
4/1/20 CVHS Foundation

The Capistrano Valley High School Foundation will be awarding up to four senior scholarships of $500 each to Seniors who have made a positive impact while at CVHS. Students may have started a club, mentored students, participated in student leadership, or contributed to the arts. Surprise us with how you made a difference at CVHS!

Required: a statement not exceeding 250 words, a list of activities and organizations you have been involved with and the name of an adult reference. Use link to left for more information and to apply. Due by April 1st. 

4/15/20 Rotary Club of Mission Viejo Must have completed a minimum of 20 hours of school or community service, have a 2.5 GPA and be good standing. See application to left for details. Application may be handwritten NEATLY or typed. Due to Mrs. Crowell no later than April 15th. 
4/15/20 PFLAG

Must have 2.0 overall GPA, identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer or straight ally. High school senior continuing to higher education (4 year, 2 year or trade/vocational school). Must be involved in LGBTQ support, education and/or advocacy in their school or community.

4/20/20 ALCV The Assistance League of Capistrano Valley is offering scholarships to qualifying seniors. Must have an immediate member of the family in the military (active or retired, enlisted or commissioned. See application for more details. 
4/20/20 SCARWF

The San Clemente Area Republican Women, Federated is awarding scholarships ranging from $800-$1,500. Link to left or pick up from Mrs. Crowell. 

Completed Application Includes:
* Completed and signed 2020 Scholarship Application Form (page 2)
* 500 - 700 word multi-paragraph essay.
Essay Question: “What makes me think I’m a Republican”
* Official high school transcript, resume, photo
* 3 Letters of Recommendation (1 from a teacher and 1 from an outside source)
* Proof of intent to enroll in an accredited institution of high learning.

Due to Mrs. Crowell no later than April 20, 2020. 

4/22/20 Student-View

The Student-View Scholarship is a unique opportunity for high school seniors.
It is open to all students regardless of academic achievement or financial need.

One (1) individual prize of a $5,000 scholarship.
Two (2) individual prize of a $1,000 scholarship.
Ten (10) individual prizes, consisting of $500 scholarships each

NO minimum SAT or ACT score, GPA or essay required. 
Simply complete a 15-25 minute online survey about local colleges. You will then be automatically entered into a random drawing for a scholarship award.

8/14/20 Injury Scholarship $1,000 scholarship for college-bound students who have suffered a serious injury and are committed to demonstrating a determination to rebuild their lives, pursue higher education, and achieve career success. A successful essay should be a minimum of 500 words and clearly answer the prompt.