Scholarship Information

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AMN Healthcare Scholarship 2021 - Application period closes June 30, 2021

As the only local organization of its kind representing the health care, biotech and medical device industries through advertising, marketing, graphic design and public relations, HCC is proud to recognize success in the field of communications by presenting one or more students with a scholarship for their passion for health care. To learn more and apply, please click on link above.

NATA Scholarship - Apply by June 30, 2021

The Navigate Your Future Scholarship is offered to a high school graduate continuing his or her education in the aviation industry. By making scholarships available, NATF's goal is to foster and promote careers in the general aviation industry. To apply, click on link above:
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Digital Responsibility Scholarship 2021 - Deadline June 30, 2021

What does it mean to be digitally responsible? It's important to understand that almost anything you post on the Internet is neither temporary nor private, The purpose of this scholarship is to help you understand why you should be cautious about what you post on the internet. For more information and to apply: please visit:

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CAC Educational Scholarship Foundation 2021 - Deadline June 30, 2021

Essay contest topic - The importance of establishing and maintaining good financial credit during your college years. To learn more about this scholarship and to apply, please visit:

The College Board Opportunity Scholarships are currently open to all class of 2022 students in the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S. territories. The class of 2022 winners of the $40,000 Complete Your Journey scholarship will be announced in March 2022. To learn more and to apply, click on links above.

College Board - Practice for the SAT Scholarship Award - $500

A little practice goes a long way. With Official SAT Practice, focus on exactly what you need to work on most as you prepare for the SAT. There are no time requirements—just take the first step and start prepping for test day. Students in the class of 2022 who complete at least one Timed Mini Section or one Diagnostic Quiz on Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy® can earn a chance at a $500 scholarship. College Board will award 500 Opportunity Scholarships every month in January, February, and March to students who practice for the SAT—100 Opportunity Scholarships per month in April through October.

We strongly believe standing up against the odds makes you a better person, any way you slice it. Tell us about a time YOU stood up for what was right, even when other people told you it was “wrong” or thought it wasn't worth the fight. Why did you choose to do it, and how did the experience shape you? Would you do it all over again? To apply, click on link above.
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$2,000 Nitro Scholarship - Deadline: June 30, 2021

Nitro cares about providing you the resources needed to successfully navigate financing college. That’s why we’re offering you the opportunity to earn a $2,000 scholarship. We know that college is a big step forward in achieving your goals and we want to help you get there using all the tools Nitro has to offer.

Sterling Lawyers, LLC Annual College Scholarship

Sterling Lawyers, LLC is offering students the opportunity to win a $1,000 paid scholarship towards their academic goals. We believe in education and want to help curb the cost of education for students. Our hope is that this scholarship will help students continue to pursue their dream and achieve all of their goals.

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$1000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship 2021 - Deadline: July 31, 2021

The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose generous donations fund this program. To apply, please visit:

Minecraft College Scholarship 2021 - $2000 - Deadline: July, 31, 2021

All of us here at Apex Hosting believe that education is a fundamental part of living a full and joyful life. We are proud to now be able to offer a scholarship to enable students to focus on their studies and career goals. Minecraft has been used in many different facets of education and we want to know how you believe that the game can be further utilized to enhance learning and development. We are interested in hearing your thoughts and experiences about how this amazing game that we love can be much more than just a game. To apply, please visit:

Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship - $1000 - Deadline, August 1, 2021

The Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship will award $1,000 to the student who best describes their experiences that demonstrate their commitment to community service and what role that experience with community service has played and will play in their academic career. To learn more and to apply, visit:

Ethical Torch Essay Scholarship - Deadline: August 15, 2021

At the Better Business Bureau (BBB), we believe it is never too early to introduce and emphasize the importance of ethics. At the high school level, students begin to face ethical decisions that may impact the rest of their lives. They serve as role models whose moral compass not only guides their actions, but also influences those around them. The BBB seeks to honor ethical students for doing the right thing with the BBB Ethical Torch Essay Scholarship, available in Greater Arizona and Southern California. To apply, click on link above:

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Deadline to apply: September 3, 2021

Futures at UC San Diego Extension.

Futures provides high school students the direct opportunity to participate in courses and programs that not only provide them with real-world skills, but also opportunities for internships, professional employment, and educational advancement. The scholarship application can be found and completed here. Space is limited so we recommend that you apply as soon as possible! If you have any specific questions, please reach out to

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest - Deadline, Sept. 21, 2021

To learn more about this scholarship and to apply, click on link above.

Provides scholarships to youth who have experienced homelessness to ensure their completion of a post-secondary education program. Assists youth with financial aid processes, mental health advocacy and referrals, professional legal advocacy and referrals, and assistance in locating and establishing local contacts for general support and services. Builds a stable peer and adult support network for recipients, before, during, and after their college careers, and into their transition into the workforce. Offers young people meaningful opportunities to engage in advocacy, while providing sustained support services to help ensure graduation and success in life. To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, please visit:

College Ave Scholarship - Monthly $1,000 Drawings

Getting into college is the first step. Navigating how to pay for college is the next step. At College Ave, we know the best strategy for financing college is to first look at finding scholarship opportunities.

Enter to win our College Ave Student Loans scholarship, and you could win $1,000 for school. We’ll choose one lucky winner each month, so be sure to come back each month to enter.

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American Educational Guidance Center Website

For information on online colleges/degrees and college scholarships, please visit:

Fin Aid: The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid.

California Student Aid

College Solution: Lynn O’Shaughnessy is a nationally recognized college expert, who is a higher-ed journalist, speaker and educator. Her chief goal is to help families with teenagers become smart college shoppers as they search for schools.

FAFSA: Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is necessary to determine eligibility for state and federal aid to cover college expenses.


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The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived protected characteristics under the law, including but not limited to ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, immigration status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact the Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406, 858-521-2800, extension 2121.