2021 scholarship applications are now open!

826 Valencia is pleased to offer 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, partner schools, or remotely.
  • Be a graduating senior currently 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.

How to apply:

826 partners with ScholarMatch to award and administer these scholarships. This helpful webinar and this preparation guide offer more information on the Scholars program and how to apply. Be sure to check “Yes” to the question “Did you participate in 826 Valencia programming?”

The deadline for submission is 11:59 p.m. on February 5, 2021. If you have questions, please email Ryan Young at ryan@826valencia.org.