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Wilcox PTSA ScholarshipS: DUE APRIL 15th, 2022

Seniors -

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for the 2021-2022 Wilcox PTSA Scholarship! Community service-based PTSA Scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors for use at an accredited college or university, community college, or trade and technical school. And if you have not joined the PTSA yet, now is the time since you must be a PTSA member to apply.

To apply go to:

Wilcox PTSA Scholarship Application

Points to remember:

- NO TRANSCRIPT is required!
- Merit will be determined by hours volunteered/worked during high school years  

Questions?

What kind of information do I have to provide in order to apply?

Basically you’ll need to list the name(s) of accredited colleges, universities, community colleges, or trade and technical schools that you have applied and/or been accepted to, and your intended major or course of study.

You’ll provide a brief statement of your reason for applying for this scholarship and list your career plans.

You’ll describe your school service-related activities and details of your volunteer service in the community, and upload a reference letter from a teacher, counselor, employer or advisor.

When is it due? 

The application deadline is April 15th, 2022.

How will I know if I’ve been selected to receive a scholarship?

Scholarships will be presented at the Wilcox Academic Awards Night ceremony (recipients will be notified ahead of time).

If you have further questions, email Wilcox PTSA Scholarship Chair, Ms. Foong Ching Chan at  foong@webmin.com

Santa Clara Unified Council of PTAS Scholarships: DUE April 25th, 2022

SCUSD Graduating High School Senior Scholarships

We are excited to share that we are once again offering scholarships to deserving seniors this year. The council is hoping to have seniors from all five of our SCUSD high schools apply.

Important Information:

  • Graduating seniors planning to attend an accredited community college, trade/technical school, college or university this fall are eligible to apply.

  • No transcript/GPA is to be included with the application

  • Winners will be selected based on volunteer/work experience

  • Scholarship awards will be up to $500

  • Application due date is Monday, April 25, 2022

  • Application submissions are online only this year. Completed applications should be emailed to scholarships@scucouncilpta.org

Application can be found here

*please note students need to "make a copy" in order to edit the form

 

Please add this scholarship to relevant school-wide communications and pass on to any interested individuals. A quick response letting me know that I have reached the correct person at your school would be appreciated. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.

Please email our scholarship chair if you have any questions.

Barbara Emerich Scholarship: CLosed

The Barbara Emerich 2022 Scholarship 

Applications due Friday, April 8, 2022 at Midnight.

Barbara Emerich held PTA leadership positions, from local schools to the state level, for more than 50 years.  Her commitment to children was unparalleled, particularly in the areas of juvenile justice, gun control, teenage health and special needs. 

The Sixth District PTA proudly honors Barbara Emerich’s extraordinary service by awarding scholarships to two high school seniors who best exemplify her dedication to youth and families.

Fill Out Application 

We are pleased to announce that the Barbara Emerich Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications from qualified 2022 graduating seniors.  Barbara Emerich, a PTA volunteer and leader for more than 50 years, dedicated her time and talents in support of children, particularly in the areas of juvenile justice, gun control, teen health and special needs.  Sixth District PTA created this scholarship to honor her exemplary service.

Two scholarships of $750.00 each are available to support students who are planning to attend a 2- or 4-year college.  Applicants must be current high school seniors, members of their high school PTA/PTSA, and should have a strong record of community service: volunteering in education, counseling, mentoring, tutoring/preschool or with special needs children.

Applications are due electronically by Friday, April 8, 2022 at midnight. If you are unable to send your application in electronically please reach out to programs@capta6.org.

Finalists may be contacted for a phone interview.  Scholarship winners will be announced in May 2022.

Please review this scholarship application and forward it on to the appropriate counselor who may be aware of potential candidates.  Thank you for helping us to appreciate and support students who give back to our community.

If you have any questions, please write to programs@capta6.org.

Sincerely,

The Barbara Emerich Scholarship Committee

 

California State PTA ScholarshipS: CloSED

Two scholarships are available for your application:

  • $1,000 Volunteer Service Scholarship — This scholarship recognizes graduating seniors for their volunteer service in schools and communities, allowing them to register for courses at accredited colleges, universities, trade or technical schools. Applicants must be PTA members graduating from a California high school between January 1 and June 30 of the current academic year.
  • $500 Dr. Ralph E. White Graduating Senior Scholarship – Honoring the volunteer and public-service legacy of Dr. Ralph E. White and his wife, Eleanor, this additional scholarship provides $500 each to two successful applicants of the Volunteer Service Scholarship who intend to pursue a career in a medical field.

Applications, reference forms and all supporting documents must be received in the California State PTA office by February 1 each year. Applications for 2022 are now closed. All applicants are notified of their status in March. Scholarship winners receive a letter of congratulations and recognition certificate from California State PTA along with a check. Download the application for a complete list of requirements.

REQUIREMENTS & INSTRUCTIONS

DOWNLOAD REFERENCE FORM (PDF) DOWNLOAD REFERENCE FORM (WORD)

For questions and more information, please contact the California State PTA at scholarships@capta.org.

2020 Wilcox PTSA Scholarship Winners

CONGRATULATIONS!

  • Maulin S.
  • Olivia C.
  • Jersie Y.
  • Sarina G.
  • Amanda M.
  • Khushi S.
  • Travis S.
  • Anandita P.

Winners who have questions please email Foong Ching Chan at foong@webmin.com

2019 Wilcox PTSA Scholarship Winners!

CONGRATULATIONS!

  •  Carli G.
  • Khue V.
  • Caroline K.
  •  Joseph P.
  • Amy C.
  • Hanna W.
  • Claire D.
  • Ella J.