Guidelines

Submit an essay to compete for scholarships from $2,500 to $5,000. Applications are open to underserved high school students in the Dublin Unified School District. Only students that meet the following requirements are eligible.

Requirements

  • Must be a Dublin High School or Valley High School Senior
  • Demonstrate a genuine financial need based upon FAFSA.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or above and maintained for the final two years of high school.
  • Plan to attend a technical/vocational, community college or undergraduate college/university
    .

Applicants are evaluated and compete on the above criteria for the limited number of scholarships awarded annually. The Scholarship Committee will interview finalists and the final selection rests with the Committee.

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Notification: All selected applicants will be notified by April 28, 2017.

Scholarship Application

Fields marked with an * are required

Personal Information

Education

References

Please provide two references that are not related by family, e.g., teachers, employers, mentors or others familiar with your professional or academic background.

First Reference

Second Reference

Work & Volunteer Activities

Are you employed?
If so, where and in what capacity? (Less than 50 words)

Are you currently volunteering?
If so, where and how many hours/week? (Less than 50 words)

Essay, Your Story

In less than 500 words, share your personal story and academic goals. Use specific examples. Note, this field box will not except more than 500 words. Please double check the length of your essay before submitting.

Tassajara Scholarship Fund

The Tassajara Scholarship Fund is a non-profit 501(3)(c) organization dedicated to supporting students who demonstrate academic excellence and financial need. The program was initiated with a $500,000 endowment.

 info@tassajarascholarship.org