2021 Scholarship Opportunities

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We have several scholarship opportunities for Littles who have participated in BBBSBA programs for two years or more! Scholarships are available for graduating seniors planning to attend a four-year college/university, wishing to attend camp or who are interested in learning to play an instrument or participate in an extracurricular activity!

APPLICATION DEADLINE FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2021

Required Criteria

  • Your permanent address is within the counties of San Francisco, Marin, Napa, Sonoma, Solano, San Mateo, Alameda, Contra Costa, and Santa Clara.
  • You have participated in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Of The Bay Area (“BBBSBA”) program as a “Little” for at least 2 years.

Scholarship Descriptions

  • Colby D. Howe Memorial Scholarship
    • You have a special interest like learning to play an instrument or participating in an extracurricular activity.
    • Maximum Scholarship: $100
  • JJ Campership
    • You plan to attend a camp this summer.
    • Maximum Scholarship: $100
  • Ezrati Family Scholarship
    • You plan to attend a four-year college or university, or community college in the fall.
    • Maximum Scholarship: Scholarships to four year college recipients are granted in the amount of $5000 per year for four years, i.e. A total of $20,000. Scholarships to community college recipients are granted in the amount of $1000 per year for two years, i.e., a total of $2,000. Recipient of these scholarships who go on to a four year school will also receive an additional $5000 per year for an additional two years. (Scholarships for years beyond your first year of school are subject to meeting certain minimum requirements.)
  • Thomas DeJonghe Scholarship
    • You plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall.
    • Maximum Scholarship: ($10,000 one time award)

Application Process:

RETURN APPLICATIONS TO:

scholarships@bbbsba.org

or mail to

65 Battery Street, Floor 2, San Francisco CA 94111 ATTN: Scholarship Committee.

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