Scholarship Program 2017

Please select from one of the scholarship options below.

LEONARD AND EDITH POLSTER SCHOLARSHIP 2017

Facilitated by: BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION

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Polster Scholarship Information:
The Leonard and Edith Polster Scholarship is awarded annually to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at a four year college or university, a community college, or trade/technical school. Preference will be given to applicants in North San Diego County high schools with emphasis being given to students applying to California public universities, community colleges and vocational schools. No out of state colleges and no private colleges. The purpose of the scholarship is to award money to deserving students who might not be able to attend college because of financial constraints. Recipients must be full-time students (enrolled in 12 units or more) to be eligible.

Applicants will be judged on the following criteria:
• Financial need 40%
• Academic standing (2.5 GPA & above) and/or the potential for success 30%
• School/community involvement/work experience 10%
• Student essay 10%
• Recommendations 10%

Mail completed application (postmarked on or before Monday, April 17, 2017) to:
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
P. O. BOX 871
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075

OR hand-deliver completed application (no later than Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12 noon) to:
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
533 LOMAS SANTA FE DRIVE
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075
Tel: 858-755-9012
Email: foundation@bgcSanDieguito.org

The following must accompany your application to be complete:
• Essay (statement of intent and/or personal direction)
• College acceptance letter(s) (for four year school)
• Transcript
• Copy of social security card
• 2 letters of reference
• Parents’ income tax records required
• Picture of self (optional)

* The Scholarship Review Committee will review all complete applications. A personal interview may be requested for final candidates.
* Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the academic institution to offset cost of books and/or tuition.

SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL – LA JOLLA SCHOLARSHIP 2017

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Scripps Memorial Hospital Purpose:
To provide financial assistance to community youth who are pursuing education in preparation for a role in health care (e.g. dietician, certified nursing assistant, radiology, technologist, phlebotomist, nurse or physical therapy assistant, etc.) Preference will be given to applicants in North San Diego County high schools with emphasis being given to students applying to California public universities and community colleges. No out of state colleges and no private colleges.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
• The student has enrolled or plans to enroll in a course of study leading to preparation in the health care field as a professional, paraprofessional or technical worker.
• The student is able to demonstrate financial need.
• The student has maintained a 2.5 GPA on a 4 point scale

Mail completed application (postmarked on or before Monday, April 17, 2017) to:
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
P. O. BOX 871
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075

OR hand-deliver completed application (no later than Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12 noon) to:
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
533 LOMAS SANTA FE DRIVE
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075
Tel.: 858-755-9012
Email: foundation@bgcSanDieguito.org

The following must accompany your application to be complete:
• Essay (describe intended course of study and goals related to work in the healthcare field)
• College acceptance letter(s)
• Transcript
• Two letters of reference (prefer one each from an educator and an employer)
• Parents’ income tax records
• Picture of self (optional)
• Copy of social security card

* The Scholarship Review Committee will review all complete applications. A personal interview may be requested for final candidates.
* Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the academic institution to offset cost of tuition and related fees.

JAMES E. & PATRICIA TOWNSEND SCHOLARSHIP 2017

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The James E. & Patricia Townsend is awarded annually to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue careers in the computer field and/or have Boys & Girls Clubs involvement. Preference will be given to applicants in North San Diego County high schools with emphasis being given to students applying to California public universities and community colleges. No out of state colleges and no private colleges.
The purpose of the scholarship is to award money to deserving students who might not be able to attend
college because of financial constraints. Recipients must be full-time students (enrolled in 12 units or more)
to be eligible.

Applicants will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Financial need 40%
  • Academic standing (2.5 GPA & above) and/or the potential for success 30%
  • School/community involvement/work experience 10%
  • Student essay 10%
  • Recommendations 10%

Mail completed application (postmarked on or before Monday, April 17, 2017) to:

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
P. O. BOX 871
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075

OR hand-deliver completed application (no later than Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12 noon) to:

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SAN DIEGUITO FOUNDATION
533 LOMAS SANTA FE DRIVE
SOLANA BEACH, CA 92075
Tel.: 858-755-9012
Email: foundation@BGCSanDieguito.org

The following must accompany your application to be complete:

  • Essay (describe intended course of study and goals related to work in the healthcare field)
  • College acceptance letter(s)
  • Transcript
  • Two letters of reference (prefer one each from an educator and an employer)
  • Parents’ income tax records
  • Picture of self (optional)
  • Copy of social security card

*The Scholarship Review Committee will review all complete applications. A personal interview may be requested for final candidates.
*Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the academic institution to offset cost of tuition