Our 2nd annual Quad STEM night will be on November 7th from 5:30 till 7:00 here at Wilson GYM. Please come and support our wonderful STEM program. There will be activities from Engineering, Bio-medical, and Computer Science as well as Science Olympiad, Robotic and CODE teams to showcase what they have been working on.... IB Diploma and Course Candidates: Don't forget to register for IB Exams: 10/21 - 11/1.

Scholarships Skip to main content

Scholarships

2019 - 2020 Scholarship Listing

** Update Coming Soon **

REMEMBER: Check the financial aid pages for the schools that you are applying to for any scholarships specifically for students applying to that college or university.  These may be FULL RIDE scholarships!

 

AES Engineering Scholarship:  October 6

No engineering classes required.  Essay only required for this $500 scholarship.  Award based on character and how applicants respond to the essay prompt.  Submit your essay on the website:  Submission

 

Hispanic Heritage Foundation:  October 15

Open to high school seniors of Hispanic heritage with a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA.  Award recipients can receive up to $3,500.  For more details on eligibility and categories click on the application link.   Application

 

Coca Cola Scholars Program:  October 31

Achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year.  Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Application

 

Huggable Supermom Scholarship – June 30 and December 31

A $1,000 dollar scholarship will be awarded to a high-achieving high school student who is supported by a single mom.  For scholarship details see application here.  Application

 

Do Something Campaigns: Varies

DoSomething.org is the country’s largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. We spearhead national campaigns so 13- to 25-year-olds can make an impact.  Participate in a campaign to do something good and be entering in a scholarship drawing too.

http://www.dosomething.org/campaigns

Wells Fargo CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes: OnGoing

This is not exactly a scholarship, but when you register for the CollegeSTEPS program, which does look pretty useful, you will automatically be entered into and ongoing sweepstakes to win $1,000.  There are 25 winners for every drawing and they do four drawings over the year.  See website for details.

http://ebm.collegesteps.wellsfargoemail.com/r/regf2?a=0&aid=2092274041&n=1

 

Want to keep track of any scholarships you may be eligible for? 

Sign up for an account with www.fastweb.com, scholarships.com, or scholarshipamerica.com.  It takes a while to complete the information, but then possible scholarships are sent directly to your inbox - this can also continue through college and include internships too!

 

Look for another scholarship resource?  Check out the options below from the website GoingMerry; it's a site that is kind of like the common app of scholarships! 

Local Scholarships

Throughout the year, various scholarships will be posted that our local to Wilson HS or HLPUSD.  Most of these scholarships will have a Wilson winner guaranteed!  Be sure to check often and don't forget to sign up for your class Guidance REMIND to be notified when an update is posted!  Here are some names to watch for:

SGV Educational Foundation

Jeffrey Ron Gu Memorial Scholarship

HLP Scholarship

National Charity League Scholarship

Rudy Chavarria Scholarship

Rudy Chavarria Recommendation Form

Gino Kwok Scholarship

Jonathan Chang Scholarship

Kiwanis Club Scholarship

Kiwanis SLP Scholarship

Miss 4th of July Scholarship

Rotary Club Scholarship

Grandma Chu Memorial Scholarship 

Kathryn Millan Scholarship

Isaac Leung Scholarship

and more!!!

Scholarship Search Sites

Looking for as many scholarships as possible?  There are several great sites to use!  A new one in town is www.goingmerry.com which lets you keep all your uploaded essays and letters ready to go!  There is also 

californiacolleges.edu which has a great search feature and you can save any upcoming scholarships to your portfolio.

Signing up for an account on www.fastweb.com hooks you up with one of the largest and easiest to use scholarship search engines!  It will ask you a ton of questions in order to be sure you find out about every scholarship that you may be qualified for!

Want something you don't need to log into or create an account for? Discover has a pretty good scholarship search where you don't have to enter in your information, although you can.  There are also good resources on here about financial aid and understanding loans.

scholarships.jpg
 

fin1.jpg
fin9.jpg
fin3.jpg