Scholarships open for matching on January 1, 2024 and will close February 14, 2024

To qualify for any of our scholarships you must have:

  • A minimum 2.75 GPA
  • An uploaded official Fall 2023 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.


Recipients - Log in to your Dashboard now 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, 2024 deadline to claim. 

NEW!  Online Claim Form - Click Here 

Congratulations to all who attended our Community Awards Ceremony on May 15 to receive scholarships.   It was a special evening shared by students, parents, donors and dignitaries!

Click Here to Download the 2023 Community Awards Ceremony Program

Check out Awards Ceremony photos in our News & Events tab


Thank you to our 2023 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 * Assistance League of Temecula Valley * Bella Vista MS PTSA * CHS Band PSG * CHS Boys & Girls Tennis Team PSG * CHS Boys & Girls Swim Team PSG * CHS Boys Lacrosse PSG * CHS Boys Waterpolo PSG * CHS Choral Music PSG * CHS Counselors * CHS Drama PSG * CHS Emcees Kristina Beasley and Robert Clause * CHS Girls Volleyball * CHS Girls Waterpolo PSG * CHS NJROTC * CHS Principal Tina Miller * CHS Vocal Choir * CHS Wrestling * Charity for Charity * Crowne Hill ES * De Luz Women's Club * Duane Varnam * Erickson-Hall Construction * French Valley ES * Friends of the Temecula Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints * Friends of Kevin Tibbetts * Gardner MS PTSA * Glaser Family * GOHS AFJROTC * GOHS AVID * GOHS Baseball PSG * GOHS Boys Lacrosse PSG * GOHS Cheer PSG * GOHS Counselors * GOHS Emcees Kristy Baron and Stephen Secules * GOHS Field Hockey PSG * GOHS Girls Lacrosse PSG * GOHS Girls Soccer PSG * GOHS Principal Aimee Ricken * GOHS Science Olympiad PSG * Holtzer Hicks Memorial * Jackson ES PTA * James L. Day MS PTSA * JDS Creative Academy & Andrew Ochs Memorial * Linda Mena * Loma Linda University Medical Center - Murrieta Medical Staff * Margarita MS PTSA * Michael D. Goetz Family * National Charity League Temecula Valley * Nicolas Valley ES PTA * Paloma ES PTA * Pauba Valley ES Staff & PTA * Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians * Rancho ES PTA * Red Hawk ES PTA * Robert & Mary Mercado Family * Roripaugh Family Foundation * Shaw Family * Spenco Machine & Manufacturing * Spirit of Great Oak Marching Band & Color Guard * Susan H. Nelson Counseling Team * Susan H. Nelson Principal David Schlottman * TeamLogicIT 60532 * Temecula Dance Company * Temecula Luiseno ES PTA * Temecula MS PTSA * Temecula Valley Council of PTAs * Temecula Valley Educators Association * Temecula Valley Family Physicians, Dr. Curtiss Combs * Temecula Valley Historical Society * Temecula Valley Master Chorale * Temecula Valley Soccer Association * Temecula Valley Unified School District Employees *  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 Interim Principal Donna Lione * TVHS PTSA * Vail ES PTA * Vail Ranch MS PTSA * Vail Ranch MS PTSA * Vintage Hill ES PTA *

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.

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