2020 scholarship applications are now open!

In 2020, 826 Valencia will be awarding multiple $20,000 scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in SFUSD.

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.

The deadline for submission is 11:59 p.m. on January 31, 2020.


How to apply:

Please use this link to access the application via ScholarMatch’s website. Be sure to check “Yes” to the question “Did you participate in 826 Valencia programming?”

It is best to complete the application in one sitting because you cannot save your answers and exit without submitting. Please use this PDF version of the application, so that you can prepare your answers before filling in the final one.

If you have questions, please email Ryan Young at ryan@826valencia.org.