Community Scholarship Portfolio

What is the Community Scholarship Portfolio?

General Information

Your community scholarship application portfolio is a personal profile that will be read by members of various scholarship committees. Each scholarship committee creates criteria for selection and carefully screens the appropriate portfolio to find the most suitable applicant. Scholarship criteria may include any one or more of the following descriptions:

  • Financial need (aka “Need Based”)

  • A plan to attend either a two or four year college

  • Completion of volunteer work

  • An intended course of study (major) such as engineering, art or career technical training

  • Excellent academic performance demonstrated by GPA and rigor of coursework

  • Special talent(s)

  • Others…

You must complete scholarship portfolio now available online. Your portfolios will be printed and assembled EXACTLY as stated in the instructions that are provided. It is important that all portfolios be completed with the correct information in the same manner to keep the process as fair as possible.

After you submit your portfolios, your portfolios will be sent out to the sponsors of the scholarships for which you qualify.

Scholarship portfolios are due by Wednesday, February 24, 2020 by 3p.m. Please submit your community scholarship application portfolio ONLINE. No late portfolios will be accepted. Of course, you may submit your portfolio BEFORE the deadline.

Your scholarship application and portfolio will be deleted by the second week of July.

NEW THIS YEAR - PAPER PORTFOLIO

Students will need to create each part of their portfolio and print out their Community Scholarship Portfolio and submit it to Ms. Amara or Mr. Carmona in the SJHS Counseling Center Room 216 at the date below.

When is the portfolio due?

The Community Scholarship Portfolio is due on Wednesday, February 28th at 3pm!