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2024 Scholarship Process Now Open for Applications

Placer Community Foundation invites local high school seniors and current college students to apply for scholarship awards for the 2024-2025 year. The Community Foundation utilizes an online system, Foundant, for all applications. Eligibility criteria vary for each scholarship and may include financial need, merit, geographic area, or field of study. Students may read requirements and access the application link here. Deadlines are March 1st for all programs.

If you have trouble accessing the online application or would like more information, please contact Eileen Speaker at or 530.885.4920. There are nine opportunities this year:

Placer High School students only:

Ken and Janice Forbes Geil Scholarship

Larry D. Mitchell Memorial Scholarship

Al Saladana Scholarship

Carmen Wilson Scholarship

Placer High School, Del Oro High School, Foresthill High School and Colfax High School:

John G. & Lillian M. Walsh Family Scholarship

Lincoln High School and Twelve Bridges High School students only:

Ben Parra Scholarship

Former Newcastle Elementary School students:

Richard and Doris Sayles Family Scholarship

Sierra College students:

A. Jerald Saladana Scholarship

Roy P. Luna Scholarship

Los Rios Community College District students:

Roy P. Luna Scholarship


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