Placer Community Foundation invites local high school seniors and current college students to apply for scholarship awards for the 2017-2018 year. The Community Foundation is utilizing an online system, Smarter Select, for most of the applications. Eligibility criteria vary for each scholarship award and may include financial need, merit, geographic area or field of study. Students may read requirements and access application links here. Deadlines are in March for all programs. Please note late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
If you are having trouble accessing the online application or you would like more information about the scholarships, please contact Eileen Speaker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 530.885.4920. There are six opportunities this year:
Placer High School students only:
Larry D. Mitchell Memorial Scholarship (paper application available at Placer High School)
Placer High School, Del Oro High School, Foresthill High School and Colfax High School:
Lincoln High School students only:
Former Newcastle Elementary School students: