Mountain Empire USD

Located in the Cleveland National Forest

  • SCHOLARSHIPS 2016-2017

    See Mrs. Dierkop in the English Building for flyers

    1. Nursing Almanac

      1. $1,000 scholarship, applications due 6/30/17


    2. Check out the website “” for specific scholarships granted by individual schools. Appears to mostly apply to private schools.

    3. Asian Pacific Fund

      1. Open to all seniors with at least a 3.0 overall GPA!


    4. Point Loma Credit Union

      1. Must join or be a member of PLCU to apply. (Only costs $5 to join)

      2. App available from Mrs. D or online in January at There are (3) $2,500 scholarships.

      3. Application window is 1/15-3/31.

    5. Bezos Scholars Program (FOR JUNIORS)

      1. Top juniors are encouraged to apply by February 10.

      2. This is a very competitive scholarship, but winners start by attending a week-long all expenses paid leadership program in Aspen, Colorado in late June.


    6. Oz Foundation


      2. Applications due May 20, 2017

      3. They are looking for applicants from low income families.

    7. San Diego County Citizens Scholarship

      1. Application deadline March 2, 2017

      2. Open to all seniors