Scholarship Saturday Raises Scholarship Funds

After two years of no "live" fundraisers, the in-person, outdoor Scholarship Saturday was a success!  Benefiting the students of Lincoln and Sacred Heart High Schools, Scholarship Saturday raised over $9,000 for new and renewable scholarships. With students now applying for 2022 scholarships, the $9,000 will help tremendously in reaching our $30,000 goal for awarded scholarships in the new year.   Special thanks to Robert Bermudez (video) and Rene Rodriguez (event photos). See more photos of the event!

This year despite the pandemic, Lincoln Heights Dollars for Scholars awarded 24 scholarships to Lincoln and Sacred Heart High School students totaling $24,000 and another $7,000 in renewable scholarships to undergraduates beginning their sophomore and junior years. Since our inception, we have awarded over 420 scholarships, with support from our partners, totaling over $420,000 to deserving Lincoln and Sacred Heart students.

Chapter Awards $35,600 in New & Renewable Scholarships

In 2020, Lincoln Heights Dollars for Scholars Awarded 17 Scholarships to Lincoln High School graduates: Sheila Cardenas, CSU - Fullerton; Wenbiao Chen, UC - Berkeley; Victor Chhun, UC - Irvine; Maria de los Angeles Coronel, Santa Monica College; Antonio Guzman, Cal State - LA; Haver Ho, UC - Irvine; Cameron Louie, UC - Irvine; My Ly, Pasadena City College; Mirian Morales, Cal State - LA; Jeffrey Nguyen, UC - Irvine; Christopher Rivera, CSU - Northridge; Emily Tieu, UCLA; Shirley To, UC - Irvine; Tracey Truong, USC; Jesus Vargas, CSU - Fullerton; Sally Voong, UC - Davis; Shukun Wu, Cal State - LA

The Chapter also awarded scholarships to 11 Sacred Heart High School graduates:  Litzy Alvarado, CSU - Fullerton; Maryanne Baltierra, UC - Santa Barbara; Anna Cabrera, CSU - Long Beach; Kimberly Cortez, UC - Riverside; Angelica Escobedo, Cal State - LA; Yolanda Gomez, UCLA; Ana Gonzalez, CSU - Long Beach; Susan Hernandez, Cal State - LA; Angelica Matute, Cal Poly - Pomona; Gisselle Ruiz, UCLA; Diana Tran, UCLA

















A Message from the Manuel Peña Renewable Scholarship Recipients

Lincoln Heights Dollars for Scholars thanks the Manuel Peña family for supporting scholarships for Lincoln High School students.


If you're a student looking for scholarships - you're at the right place! 

This website provides financial resources for Lincoln and Sacred Heart High School students. Just click "Student and Parents Login" to begin filling out your student profile -- not only will you find and apply for our scholarships, you'll also discover scholarships from across the Scholarship America® network that you may be eligible for. 

Our mission is to mobilize our community, through scholarships and educational support, to make post-secondary success possible for Lincoln Heights students.

Our goals are to (1) provide scholarship assistance for as many graduating Lincoln and Sacred Heart high school students as possible who plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university, community college or vocational institution; and (2) develop financial resources for the continuing distribution of scholarships for those graduating students to continue their education.


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