- Class of 2022 - 

Start or continue your free online application now!

To qualify for any of our scholarships you must have:

  • A minimum 2.75 GPA
  • An uploaded official Fall 2021 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.)

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 temeculadfs@gmail.com or your school's Counseling & Career Center if you have questions.

- Class of 2021 - 

Good luck in your first year of college!

Remember to claim your funds by following the directions on your Award Envelope:

  • Write a Thank you Letter to your Donor(s).
  • Log into your Dashboard and accept your scholarship(s) by August 1, 2021.
  • Take the award letter to your college's Financial Aid Office as it serves as notification of forthcoming funds to your account.
  • Complete the Award Claim Form, attach all necessary documentation and email to tdfsclaims@gmail.com or mail to 31350 Rancho Vista Road, Temecula, CA 92592.
  • Contact your school's Financial Aid Office after 30 days to ensure receipt of funds to your account.
  • Email temeculadfs@gmail.com if you have any questions.



Thank you to our 2021 Community Donors and Partners for your generous support of our local high school students and their dreams of a higher education!

Abbott Vascular * Abby Reinke ES PTA * Alamos ES * Ann Van Pelt * Assistance League of Temecula Valley * The Beal Family * Becky Young * CHS Boys Lacrosse * CHS Boys Soccer * CHS Choir * CHS Counselors * CHS Football * CHS Girls Volleyball * CHS NJROTC * CHS NJROTC - FC1 Carlos Sibayan Memorial * CHS Platinum Sound & Emerald Guard * CHS Principal Tina Miller * CHS PTSA * CHS Varsity Dance * CHS Vocal Choir * Charity for Charity * Crowne Hill ES * De Luz Women's Club * Duane Varnam * Erickson-Hall Construction * Former TDFS President Lynn Shaver * French Valley ES PTA * Friends of the Temecula Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints * Friends of Kevin Tibbetts and Rancho ES * Gardner MS PTSA * Glaser Family * GOHS AVID * GOHS Boys Lacrosse * GOHS Counselors * GOHS Field Hockey * GOHS Girls Lacrosse * GOHS Girls Soccer * GOHS Principal Aimee Ricken * GOHS PTSA * GOHS Science Olympiad * James L. Day MS PTSA * JDS Creative Agency * Kids Collaborate Early Learning Center * Linda Mena * Loma Linda University Medical Center - Murrieta Staff * Margarita MS PTSA & Staff * Mariposa Ice Cream * MaryAnn Edwards * National Charity League Temecula Valley * Nicolas Valley ES PTA * Paloma ES * Pauba Valley ES Staff & PTA * Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians * Red Hawk ES PTA * Robert & Mary Mercado Family * Roripaugh Family Foundation * Rotary Club of Temecula * Roxanna Rich and Family and the Center for Cultural Understanding * The Shaw Family * Sparkman Alternative Education Center Principal Tim Dignan * Spenco Machine & Manufacturing * Spirit of Great Oak Marching Band & Color Guard * Temecula Dance Company * Temecula Luiseno ES PTA * Temecula MS PTSA * Temecula Valley Council of PTAs * Temecula Valley Educators Association * Temecula Valley Family Physicians * Temecula Valley Historical Society * Temecula Valley Soccer Association * Temecula Valley Unified School District Employees * Temecula Valley Unified School District Governing Board * Temecula Valley Woman's Club * Temecula Youth Baseball * Tim Ritter & Family * Tony Tobin ES PTA  * TVHS Counselors * TVHS Golden Bear Foundation * TVHS Orchestra * TVHS Principal Allen Williams * TVHS PTSA * Vail ES PTA * Vail Ranch MS PTSA *

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

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


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