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The San Clemente High School Math, Science, Arts Scholarship Fund and the F. Dennis & Sharon Flynn Memorial Scholarship Fund
Live application window: April 20, 2021 through May 25, 2021 3:00 pm CT

The San Clemente High School Math, Science, Arts Scholarship Fund and the F. Dennis & Sharon Flynn Memorial Scholarship Fund were established to assist graduating high school seniors in pursuing a higher education.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America ®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, age, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability or national origin.

Applicants to the San Clemente High School Math, Science, Arts Scholarship Fund must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a graduating high school senior from San Clemente High School
  • Plan to study and obtain a degree in a math, science (including medical-related fields), or arts-related major
  • Enroll as a full-time student (minimum of 12 units) at an accredited 4-year college or university

Applicants to the F. Dennis & Sharon Flynn Memorial Scholarship Fund must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a graduating high school senior from San Clemente or Dana Hills High School
  • Study towards an undergraduate degree at a Catholic or Jesuit College or University

Award Information:

San Clemente High School Math, Science, Arts Scholarship Fund

Recipients will receive an award ranging from $1,500-$6,500.

Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not reapply.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

The F. Dennis & Sharon Flynn Memorial Scholarship Fund

Recipients will receive a $2,500 award. One award of $2,500 will be granted from each high school.

Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not reapply.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of The Orange County Community Foundation. Payments are made in one installment in early August.

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Work experience
  • Statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation

Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.

As part of your application, you must upload the following document:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Unofficial or online transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 27, 2021 3:00 pm.

Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.

The Orange County Community Foundation has partnered with Scholarship America. Select the button below to be directed to the Scholarship America Student Hub!