Congratulations to all our scholarship recipients!

Click here to view and download photos from our Community Awards Ceremony at the TVHS Golden Bear Theatre

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Click Here to Download the Awards Ceremony Program

Recipients - Starting June 1, log in to your Dashboard to begin the claim process and "Accept" your scholarships.  Follow all directions on the Award Envelope to ensure funds are sent directly to your college before the January 31, 2025 deadline to claim. 


Thank you to our 2024 Community Donors and Partners for your generous support of our local high school students and their dreams of a higher education!

* Abbott * Abbott LA Voice * Adore Photography * Alamos ES * Assistance League of Temecula Valley * Avery Steel - School Tool Inc. * Becky Young and Paradise Chevrolet/Cadillac * Caring Hearts of the Inland Valley * CHS AVID * CHS Baseball * CHS Boys Basketbll * CHS Boys & Girls Tennis Team PSG * CHS Boys & Girls Swim Team PSG * CHS Boys Lacrosse PSG * CHS Boys Volleyball 8 CHS Boys Waterpolo PSG * CHS Counselors * CHS Emcees Chris Morel and Robert Clause * CHS Girls Lacrosse * CHS NJROTC * CHS Principal Tina Miller * CHS Vocal Music * CHS Wrestling * Charity for Charity * Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints * Crowne Hill ES * DandJ Printing * De Luz Women's Club * Dr. Bryan and Mrs. Patty Bell * Duane Varnam * Empty Cradle * Erle Stanley Gardner MS * Erickson-Hall Construction Company * Family and Friends of Jennifer Oelund * Family and Friends of Roy Rahn * French Valley ES * Friends of Kevin Tibbetts * Glaser Family * GOHS AFJROTC * GOHS AFJROTC Color Guard * GOHS AVID * GOHS Baseball PSG * GOHS Boys Lacrosse PSG * GOHS Cheer PSG * GOHS Counselors * GOHS Dance * GOHS Emcees Kristy Baron and Stephen Secules * GOHS Field Hockey PSG * GOHS Girls Golf * GOHS Girls Lacrosse PSG * GOHS Girls Soccer PSG * GOHS Girls Water Polo * GOHS Jazz Ensemble * GOHS Principal Aimee Ricken * GOHS PTSA * GOHS Science Olympiad PSG * GOHS Swim * Great Harvest Temecula * Helen Hunt Jackson ES PTA * James L. Day MS PTSA * James "Stew" Stewart * JDS Creative Academy * JR Glaser, DandJ Print Solutions * Linda Mena * Loma Linda University Medical Center - Murrieta Medical Staff Malaysia Berquist and TVHS Culinary Center * Margarita MS Music Boosters * Margarita MS PTSA * Mark Rogers, TVUSD * Michael D. Goetz Family * National Charity League Temecula Valley * Paloma ES PTA * Pauba Valley ES Staff & PTA * Pechanga Band of Indians * Rachel Goetz, Geoff Goetz & Kellie Standing Warrior * Rancho ES PTA * Red Hawk ES PTA * Richard Donovan, TVUSD * Robert & Mary Mercado Family * Roripaugh Family Foundation * Spirit of Great Oak Marching Band & Color Guard * Steadman Family * Susan H. Nelson HS Counseling Team * Susan H. Nelson HS Principal David Schlottman * Susan LaVorgna ES PTA * Temecula Area of Retired Teachers (TARTS) * Temecula Dance Company * Temecula Luiseno ES PTA * Temecula Valley Council of PTAs * Temecula Valley Educators Association * Temecula Valley Family Physicians, Dr. Curtiss Combs * Temecula Valley Historical Society * Temecula Valley Hospital Volunteer Foundation * Temecula Valley Master Chorale * Temecula Valley Soccer Association * Temecula Valley Unified School District Employees * Temecula Valley Unified School District Governing Board * Temecula Valley Woman's Club * Tony Tobin ES PTA * TVHS Counselors * TVHS Emcees Veronica Kubes and Derek Heid * TVHS Golden Bear Foundation * TVHS Orchestra * TVHS Principal Donna Lione * TVHS PTSA * Vail ES PTA * Vail Ranch MS PTSA * Vail Ranch MS PTSA * Vintage Hill ES PTA * Winona Empowerment in Health *

DONORS - Please consider supporting TVUSD students by giving a scholarship. Download the form here and email to or mail it to:                                                                                           

Temecula Dollars for Scholars 31350 Rancho Vista Road, Temecula, CA 92592.

2024 TDFS Pledge Form



Scholarships open for matching on January 1, 2025 and will close February 14, 2025

To qualify for any of our scholarships you must have:

  • A minimum 2.75 GPA
  • An uploaded official Fall 2024 transcript, available after the first semester
  • A minimum 300 to maximum 500 word Goals & Aspirations essay; 300-500 word Unusual Circumstances Essay not required but highly recommended.
  • Reference letter not required by highly recommended. (Required for eligibility to Roripaugh Family Foundation recurring scholarship.)
  • FAFSA ID not required to apply

Be sure to put in requests early with your counselors and follow up with them to ensure that documents are received before the deadline.  An incomplete application could result in disqualification. 

Download the Scholarship Timeline to give you a month to month guide on our scholarship application process.  

Download the Step by Step Guide for Students/Parents for detailed instructions on the application process.

Contact us at or your school's Counseling & Career Center if you have questions.