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Application KERN HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS FOR STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

2020 Scholarship Application, Due 05-01-2020, apply at the bottom of this page

Who is the KHSTSA?

The Kern High School Teachers for Student Achievement is a nonprofit organization formed by teachers in the Kern High School District. Teachers donations are used to award academic and vocational scholarships to K.H.S.D. students of need in Kern County.

 

What scholarships are available?

In 2020, the KHSTSA will award 10 or more, $500.00 scholarships. Scholarships will be awarded to students who plan to continue their academic or vocational education after graduating.

 

Who is eligible?

All graduating seniors in the Kern High School District, Class of 2020, that plan to attend a vocational school, a certificate program at a community college, a trade apprentice program, junior college, college or university in the fall of 2020 are eligible to apply. (Children of donating teachers are not eligible for this scholarship program.)

 

How do I apply?

Applicants must complete the 2020 KHSTSA online application form and upload the 3 required PDF documents (see below). The form must be filled out completely and have the appropriate signatures. In addition, the applicant must submit the following three documentations that must be uploaded at the time you apply:

  1. Official high school transcript.
  2. Letter of introduction, written by you.  Help us get to know you, by telling us about your financial needs, your academic/vocational goals, your accomplishments and the extracurricular activities you participated in, during your high school years.  Give us a compelling reason to award you one of our KHSTSA scholarships.
  3. Letter of recommendation from a current teacher.  The letter must be signed by the recommending teacher.

 

When is the deadline for submission?

Completed applications and required documents must be submitted by April 6th, 2020.

 

Where do I apply?

You can apply using the form below.

 

Who picks the scholarship recipients?

All applications will be reviewed by the KHSTSA Board of Directors. Board members are current and retired teachers from the Kern High School District and Kern High School Teachers Association.

If you have further questions, visit the Contact Page

Good Luck!

2020 Scholarship Application, Due 05-01-2020


  • STUDENT INFORMATION

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  • ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

    To qualify for this scholarship, you must provide copies of the following documents:

    1. Official high school transcript.
    2. Signed letter of introduction which demonstrates your financial need as well as your academic/vocational goals, accomplishments and extracurricular activities.
    3. Letter of recommendation from a teacher.

    All documents must be submitted with this application


  • HIGH SCHOOL VERIFICATION

    A school official (teacher, counselor or administrator) must complete the GPA information and sign below.


  • STUDENT VERIFICATION

    I certify that the documents I am submitting are true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

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  • I give permission to Kern High School Teachers for Student Achievement to use my name and or image in publications promoting the scholarship fund. (Permission is not a requirement for consideration.)

    I give permission to Kern High School Teachers for Student Achievement to use my name and/or image. (Permission is not a requirement to be eligible for scholarships).
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  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf.
    You can submit up to 5 files using this field. We only accept PDF file type. Each PDF should be smaller than 20 MB

If you are having trouble submitting this form please reach out to us at kernhighscholarships@gmail.com