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    LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS updated 06/07/22



    Mesa Verde Scholarships

    Recipients will be announced during the Senior Awards presentation 

    Mesa Verde is fortunate to have several Scholarships available only to MV graduating Seniors. To apply for the scholarships, please click on the links associated with each scholarship opportunity. 

    Ose Family Community Service Scholarship ($1000 Scholarship) - Due April 23rd

    This scholarship is available to Mesa Verde Seniors who have spent a considerable amount of time serving their community during their high school career. The scholarship requires a letter of recommendation from one of the organizations you have worked with.  

    Closed - Applications were due April 23, 2022


    Michael Gebhardt Scholarship (Two $500 Scholarships for student athletes; 1 male, 1 female) 

    This scholarship is for Mesa Verde athletes who have demonstrated ethics and dedication to both their studies and athletics. 

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    MVHS Senior Scholarship (Various amounts will be awarded)

    A scholarship for all Mesa Verde students who are planning on continuing their education after graduation.

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    Ward Family Scholarship (Various amounts will be awarded)

    A scholarship for all Mesa Verde seniors with at least a 4.0 GPA, who are planning to attend a four-year university/college.

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    Cal Worthington Scholarship (1 Available for Mesa Verde Seniors)

    This $1,500 scholarship for a graduating Senior interested in a career in automotive technology, the military, digital meda arts, aviation, business, agriculture, or culinary arts. The scholarship requires a Statement of Support from a teacher, counselor, or school principal submitted with the application. 

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    The Sustainability Scholarship - Republic Services and City of Citrus Heights ($1000 Scholarship)

    A scholarship for Mesa Verde Seniors pursuing a college degree with an environmental/sustainability focus.

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    Superintendent's Student Advisory Council Scholarship ($500 Scholarship)

    A scholarship for SJUSD graduating senior with post-secondary education plans. Awarded by the SSAC.

    Closed - Applications were due March 18, 2022


    2022 AVID Scholarship (Two $1000 Scholarships for Mesa Verde AVID students; 1 male, 1 female)

    A scholarship for Mesa Verde Seniors who have been a part of the AVID program for at least 3-years. 


    Kiwanis Scholarships

    The Kiwanis Club of Citrus Heights is offering the two scholarships below to Mesa Verde High School students. The first scholarship is available to ALL Mesa Verde students.

    Kiwanis Scholarship Application (All Students)


    Key Club Scholarship Application (Key Club Students ONLY)





    College Board Opportunity Scholarships

    Scholarship available for class of 2020. No essay, no application, no minimum GPA necessary.  This scholarship rewards initiative and effort.  Simply complete key steps along the way for a chance to get this scholarship.


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Last Modified on June 7, 2022