Applications are open from February 5 through March 31, 2024.

Scholarships are awarded based on financial need, academic excellence, and community, work and/or caregiver responsibilities. Multi-year scholarship awards range from $1,000 ‐ $6,000 per student per year. The number of scholarships awarded is based on fund availability.


Applicant Must Demonstrate:

Material Checklist:

  1. Explain your career aspirations and your educational plan to meet these goals. Be specific.
  2. Explain how you have helped your family or made your community a better place to live. Provide specific examples.
  3. Describe a personal accomplishment and the strengths and skills you used to achieve it.
  4. Describe a significant change or experience that has occurred in your life. How did you respond and what did you learn about yourself?


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Make sure your staff knows their college and trade school-bound students are eligible to apply for the Juan Nevarez Memorial Scholarship. This community-funded program helps college students achieve their dreams.

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