The Natomas Schools Foundation will accept applications through April 12, 2019 for scholarships to help defray expenses at an accredited four-year college, two-year college, or trade school.
Multiple winners will be chosen for awards of $1,000 and $500. Applications are available here.
Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher and have served 50 hours or more during the past two years in one or more of these three categories:
- Formal employment
- Volunteer or community service
- Service to school through a formal club or organization
Candidates also must write a short essay of 300 to 500 words describing what they learned from volunteer or employment experiences, and how those lessons might help them in the future.
Over the past two years, Natomas Schools Foundation has awarded $16,000 in college scholarships to deserving students.
Decisions in this year’s scholarship program will be announced at school Senior Awards