Scholarship Opportunities

Updated April 9, 2019

Scholarships Due Soon

Heritage Scholarships

Exclusively for Woodside HS Seniors

Paper applications: Pick up and return them to D-9 by the indicated deadline

John Leipelt Memorial Scholarship (4/18): This $1,000 scholarship is open to seniors with: a 3.5+ GPA: US citizenship or residency; and demonstrated love of learning, leadership, and civic-mindedness. The application packet is available in D-9.


W.L. Butler Construction Scholarship (4/18)
: Seniors interested in a construction field and have been accepted to college or vocational/trade school can apply to this scholarship. The paper application is available in D-9.


Drama Boosters Scholarship (5/3): Seniors who have participated in the WHS Drama program are eligible. The paper application is available in D-9 or here.


Athletic Boosters Scholarship (5/3): Seniors who have demonstrated academic and community involvement while contributing sportsmanship, leadership, and teamwork to their WHS athletic teams are eligible for a $1,000 or $2,000 scholarship award. Paper applications are available in D-9 or here. Return the completed application to D-9 by 5/3/19.


2019 PTSA Senior Scholarship (5/3 @ 3 PM): Seniors planning to continue their education after earning their high school diploma are eligible to apply. The $1,000 scholarship aligns with the 8 Conditions of Student Success. This online form and two references are required.

Additional Bay Area and National Scholarships

Freddie Solomon Memorial Scholarship (4/26)

Two scholarships of $2,000 will be awarded to seniors with good citizenship, leadership, and athletic participation who are interested in a health career. The paper application and official transcripts must be postmarked by the 4/26/19 deadline. The online application is available here.

Writing for Scholarship Money

College & Career Center

Contact Ms. Matavulj or Ms. Vasquez if you have questions about these scholarships.