SCTA Scholarships 2021-22


The Sacramento Teachers Association will be awarding the following scholarships to deserving graduating seniors.  Please read the requirements for each scholarship.

SCTA Book Awards – $500 (up to 10 awards)
Scholarships to help students with the cost of books and materials.

Minimum GPA 2.0

SCTA Scholarship — $2,000 (up to 4 awards)
Based on academic excellence, leadership and community service.

Minimum GPA 3.0

SCTA Most Improved Scholarship — $2,000 (Up to 4 awards)
Awarded to a student who has demonstrated significant academic improvement over the course of their high school career.

Minimum GPA 2.5

Frank Tofell Memorial Scholarship — up to $2,500
Awarded to a high school student who has demonstrated most improved academic achievement.

Minimum GPA 2.8

Bob Priestley Memorial Scholarship — up to $750
Do you have a love or passion for woodworking, construction, trade professions, building or fixing cars, carpentry, architecture, or design? Are you looking to attend a school for trade or art? If you are a  senior graduating from Sacramento City Unified School District the Bob Priestley scholarship is for you. 

Minimum GPA 2.0

Applicants should have a strong academic record, demonstrate need, have defined goals, have participated in various activities and fulfill the following requirements:

1.  Senior graduating from a SCUSD high school during the 2021-22 school year.

2.  At least one year enrollment at present school.

3.  If Scholarship is awarded, student must provide proof of registration in at least 12 units of class work at any two or four year accredited institution of higher learning or equivalent vocational program in the fall or spring following high school graduation.


    • Students with a parent who is a member of SCTA receive additional consideration.
    • Students may begin applying on April 19, 2022.
    • The deadline to apply is Monday, May 23, 2022 at 4:30 pm.
    • This deadline is absolute, and no late or incomplete applications or documents will be considered.
    • Students must upload a copy of transcript which may be downloaded from infinite campus when submitting their application.

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