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Congratulations 2019-20 Cal High PTSA scholarship recipients!


  • Audrey Atienza
  • Riya Belani
  • Kasey Nye
  • Christina Seronio
  • Greg Warrington
  • Siddhant Gupta-Pine Valley Puma Alumni Scholar
  • Ooha Reddy-Iron Horse Jaguar Alumni Scholar


California High PTSA Scholarships- this page will be updated in November for the 2022 season of scholarships

Cal High PTSA awards several scholarships each year to seniors who are PTSA student members.  Be sure to become a Cal HIgh PTSA member before applying.



The scholarship is open to all California High School graduating seniors with a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.0 or above who plan to continue their education at a two or four year college, business school or trade school.

Applicant must be a PTSA member. If you are not a member, please purchase your Student PTSA membership ASAP!  This can be done at Future Fund Store.  Membership fee is $10.00

Award Amount:

  • Four (4) scholarships of $1000 each to a Senior Grizzly.
  • Iron Horse PTA’s $1000 'Jaguar Scholarship' to a graduating Grizzly who attended Iron Horse Middle School.
  • Pine Valley PTA’s $1000 'Puma Scholarship' to a graduating Grizzly who attended Pine Valley Middle School.


  • Applications will open: April 5, 2021
  • Application deadline:  May 5, 2021

 * Please submit a 2-3 page essay and answer the below:

  • Describe your school activities, and briefly explain why you chose to participate in those activities, how you contributed to them, what you learned, how you grew, etc.
  • Describe your community volunteer activities and briefly explain why you chose to volunteer in those activities, how you contributed, what you learned, how you grew, etc.
  • Indicate your post-secondary education and career plans, including the school you plan to attend in the fall. Briefly explain why you chose the school (If you have not yet decided on a specific school, please list the schools you are considering.

 Judging will consider:

  • Commitment to Cal High Community
    • Activities
    • School Ambassadorship
  • Volunteerism
    • Causes
    • Organizations Supported
  • Future Planning
    • College and Career Plans
    • Long Term Aspirations

* Send your contact information, the name of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District middle school you attended and the 2-3 page essay to


Applicants will be judged by a PTSA sub-committee of 3-5 members. Judging will be "blind" - Judges won't know the name of the applicants until winners have been chosen.