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Students planning to ask teachers/staff for letters of recommendation, please fill out and provide this packet to the recommender:



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Please notify Mrs. Hanson should you suspect scams on any of the posted links.




Local scholarships will get posted below as they become available! Scholarship Night Info will get posted by the end of April. 


If you are an organization who would like to offer scholarship opportunities to THS students, please contact Laurel Hanson at

Thank you!

Click on the Scholarships that are underlined to link to the application.  If you have any questions, email Mrs. Hanson at

Do not procrastinate with scholarships! They take time, but are well worth the effort!$$$$


LOCAL Scholarships 

Check here frequently for new local scholarships!


SLO FireSafe Scholarship  INFO / Application - App. due June 30, 2022




Misc. Scholarships (Most of these are annual and will remain on this page)

Army ROTC National Scholarship - (Opened June 12th)

OCA-UPS Gold Mountain Scholarship - Online app. due May 31

PG&E Better Together STEM Scholarship - Online app. due June 1

Complete the FAFSA Scholarships - October through December

The SaplingHR Onboarding Experience Scholarship - Online app. due November 1

2020 McCann Systems STEM Scholarship - Online app. due November 30

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship - Online app. due December 15

Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship - Online app. due December 15

Zippia "What's Your Dream Job" Scholarship Competition - Article due December 21

PB&J Scholarship - Online app. due December 31

PawzAndPetz Scholarship - Online app. due December 31

Terry Crews "Creative Courage" Scholarship - Online app. due January 12

Porch Skilled Trade & Technology Scholarships - Online app. due January 15

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - Online App. due February 1

California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation Scholarships - Online app. due March 5

Automotive Service Councils Educational Foundation (ASCEF) Scholarships - Online App. due March 2

Kings County Cabrillo Club #9 - App. postmarked by March 15

The Horatio Alger Scholarship - Online app. due March 15

James Beard Foundation Scholarship - Online App. due April 1

Bank of the Sierra Scholarships - App. due April 2

Anthony Brucia Success Scholarship - App. postmarked by April 9

Prisma Diversity in Engineering Scholarship - Online app. due April 18

Ella Henderson Dream Big Scholarship - Online App. due April 30

El Dabe Ritter Trial Lawyers Scholarship - Online app. due June 30

Rustic Pathways - Global Perspectives Scholarship - Online app. due August 1

Diversity in Music Education Scholarship - Online app. due Sept. 30

Car Review/Essay Scholarship for Hispanic & Latin Students - Online app. due Nov. 30th

Doctor Alexa Scholarship - Online app. due December 31

HireAHelper Scholarship - 4 Offered every year (1 each season)


*Please note not all of these scholarship awards will be recognized at Senior Scholarship Night.

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