Who Can Apply:
- Be a graduating senior at a high school in Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado or Yolo Counties or be a currently enrolled college student who graduated from a high school in these counties
- Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
- Demonstrate a chronic or life-threatening illness, with a doctor’s certification of your medical condition
Submission: Please provide a self description essay of 500 words or less describing your will to succeed and how you are overcoming obstacles to achieve your goals, which includes a brief but detailed description of your medical condition and how it impacts your daily life.
Deadline: April 17, 2015
Amount: $500 to $1,500
Learn More: The Kristi Karacozoff Memorial Scholarship