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community scholarships

Periodically, Tesoro is sent scholarships from various companies to award to college-bound seniors.

For consideration of these scholarships, please fill out a Tesoro Scholarship Application. 

Click HERE for application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  March 1, 2020

Submit applications to Mrs. Arlotti in the Guidance Office. 

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ptsa scholarship

This award recognizes the achievements of students for volunteer service in the school and community.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a graduating senior at Tesoro High School in the current year
  • Must be a member of the Tesoro High School PTSA
  • Must have a minimum overall GPA of 2.0

Click HERE for application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  March 13, 2020 at 3:00pm

Submit application and all attachments to Mrs. Arlotti in the Guidance Office.

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royal business bank scholarship program

4 - $2,000 scholarships available for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the Fall of 2020.

Eligibility:
• High school seniors who reside in the East Coast – (New York): New York County, Kings County, QueensCounty, and Richmond County or the West Coast – (Southern California and Nevada): Los Angeles County,Orange County, Ventura County, and Clark County-Nevada, or the Midwest (Illinois) –Cook County
• Plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University or California/Nevada/New York CommunityCollege as a 1st year student in the Fall of 2020 (if selected, must submit college acceptance letter for verification)
• Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 3.0
• Have a household income at or below the County Low Income Level 
• The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS and there is NO ETHNICITY REQUIREMENT
• Employees of Royal Business Bank and their immediate family members are NOT eligible to apply

Click FLYER for detailed information and online application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 25, 2020

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cathay bank foundation scholarship program

20 - $1,000 scholarships available for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the Fall of 2020.

Eligibility:
▪ High school seniors residing in California, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Texas, and Washington
▪ Plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University or a Community College in the state of California, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Texas, or Washington as a 1st year student in the Fall of 2020 (if selected, must provide college acceptance letter for verification)
▪ A minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 3.0
▪ A household income at or below the Low Income Level
▪ Open to ALL MAJORS and there is no ethnicity requirement
▪ Employees of Cathay Bank and their immediate family members are NOT eligible

Click FLYER for detailed information and online application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 25, 2020

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mega bank scholarship program

5 - $1,000 scholarships available for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the Fall of 2020.

Eligibility:
• High school seniors who reside in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California.
• Plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/ University or a Community College in the state of California as a 1st year student in the Fall of 2020 (if selected, must submit college acceptance letter for verification)
• Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 3.0
• Have a household income at or below the Low-Income Level
• The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS 
• Employees of Mega Bank and their immediate family members are NOT eligible to apply

Click FLYER for detailed information and online application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 25, 2020

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taiwanese american scholarship fund

Focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education.

Eligibility:

• United States citizen or US Permanent Resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) AND blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen
• High school senior or 1st year college student residing in the United States
• Plan to attend a University or College as a 1st or 2nd year student in the Fall of 2019
(If selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification.)
• Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0
• Have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level
• The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS

Click FLYER for detailed information and online application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 25, 2020
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design your future scholarship

Chairish is offering a $2,500 scholarship award.  Students from all majors are encouraged to apply, but preference will be given to applicants pursuing design and engineering-related fields.

Eligibility Requirements:

- Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA

- Must be at least 18 years old as of the date of application

- Must be a permanent legal U.S. resident 

- Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year or technical/vocational college or university  in the U.S.

Click HERE for all eligibility requirements and to apply.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 30, 2020

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willow tree scholarship

The Wall Point of View Project welcomes graduating seniors to apply for the Willow Tree Scholarship.

Recipients are awarded a scholarship of $1,000 .  Winners will be selected on their ability to write an essay expressing critical ideas that can generate a thoughtful connection with the reader.

Eligibility and rules:

- Must have a minimum of 3.0 overall GPA

- Currently a graduating senior attending school in Orange County

- Will attend college in pursuit of a two or four year degree in any major by Jan. 2021

- Must submit a personal essay

- Candidates who submit a personal essay permit The Wall POV Project the right to solicit the essay to be a part of the "Point of View" educational book series

Click HERE for detailed information and online submissions.

DUE DATE:  June 8, 2020, 11:59 PM PST

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cabrillo civic club of california scholarship

Scholarships in the amount of $500 each will be awarded to Scholarship Recipients.

Applicant Requirements:

- Must be of Portuguese descent and be a USA citizen or permanent resident

- Maintained a minimum 3.50 GPA for grades 9-12 and be a graduating Senior 

- Must have participated in at least 3 extra-curricular activities

Please see APPLICATION for detailed information and instructions.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  March 15, 2020

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nrotc scholarship

NROTC Scholarship Marine Option –

  • 100% college tuition
  • Textbooks stipend
  • $250-$400 monthly living allowance
  • Unlimited travel opportunities
  • Excellent medical/dental benefits

See FLYER for additional information

Apply now at nrotc.navy.mil or contact Capt. Isaac Orta at 760-429-3455 or by email at isaac.orta@usmc.mil

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College Board Opportunity Scholarships

College Board has a $25 million commitment to encourage more students to take the steps necessary to get into college. This first-of-its-kind national scholarship program lays out six simple steps that all students can take to get into college. Students have the chance to earn scholarships when they:

  1. Practice for the SAT
  2. Improve their SAT score
  3. Strengthen their college list
  4. Fill out the FAFSA
  5. Apply to college

Students can begin today by signing up on the College Board site. The first step
is to make a starter list of six colleges they want to attend. Just by making that list,
they earn a chance for a $500 scholarship.

Visit the College Board Opportunity Scholarships website for detailed
information and additional resources.

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Injury Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship offered by Harris personal Injury Lawyers for college students who have suffered a serious injury and are committed to rebuilding their lives by attending college. For more information and application please visit the website through the link below.  

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mvac

Mission Viejo Activities Committee Scholarship - The Mission Viejo Activities Committee is awarding $3,000 in scholarships. Eligibility requirements include:  being a high school senior, a U.S. citizen and 25 hours of community service in Mission Viejo. The scholarships are based on volunteerism in the community, academic achievements, leadership skills, school participation and ability to succeed.  Please click link for application. www.mvactivities.com

Deadline is March 15th.  Please have all applications in to Mrs. Arlotti PRIOR to March 15th. 

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