Announcing our 2018 college scholarships for graduating seniors

This year, 826 Valencia will be awarding six $15,000 scholarships to outstanding students enrolled in school in San Francisco.

To be eligible, students must:

  • Have participated in at least ten hours of 826 Valencia programming at our centers or partner schools.
  • Be a graduating senior attending school in San Francisco.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Note: Priority will be given to students who are in the first generation of their family to graduate from college in the U.S.

We are currently accepting applications. The deadline for submission is 11:59 p.m. on February 22, 2019.

How to apply:
In order to apply, students will need a Student ID number. Please use this link to create an ID and then either return to this page or check your email for a link to the application. If you already have a ScholarMatch ID number you will not need to create a new one. Apply online now if you have a Student ID number!

It is best to complete the application in one sitting because you cannot save your answers and exit without submitting.

Read about 826 Valencia’s scholarship program.

If you have questions, please email Ryan Young at