Become a PCF Scholar

Join The Peninsula College Fund Family

The 2022 application process in now open and will close February 11th, 2022. 

As a PCF scholar, you will receive $3,000 per year, renewable for four years (total of $12,000) as long as you remain in good standing in our program. In addition, you will be paired with a mentor through your college career, required to attend college and career workshops, and you will receive internship support.

Eligibility

  • Be a current graduating senior attending a high school in the San Mateo or Santa Clara County.
  • Minimum 2.8-3.8 cumulative unweighted GPA (9th grade through 1st term of senior year)
  • Documented financial need
  • Plan to attend a four-year accredited college/university beginning Fall 2022   
  • First-generation college student
  • Undocumented and AB 540 students are eligible to apply
Timeline


We look for talented students with outstanding academic potential, who value mentoring, and are motivated to contribute to their community and/or family.