Announcing 2024 Scholarships

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 Writing 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 will be in the first generation of their family to graduate from college in the U.S. 

How to apply:

Please complete our application via Google form at this link:

First, login to your Google account. If you want to prepare your responses in advance, you can also review a PDF version of the application here: 826 Valencia Scholarship Application PDF

Important note: Your application is not complete until you attach a copy of your transcript and your student aid report (SAR). Scanned pdfs or photos are fine.

The deadline to submit the application is April 3, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. (PST).

We look forward to reading your applications!

If you have questions, please email Ryan Young, Director of Secondary Programs, at