Meritus College Fund

  • Scholarship Intent: Meritus seeks low-income, high-potential youth from San Francisco high schools who are prepared to succeed at a four-year college or university as demonstrated through an outstanding record of personal achievement.
  • Criteria:
    1) Ability to overcome challenges and desire to succeed.
    2) Earn a cumulative GPA of 3.0-3.7 (unweighted).
    3) Must be a senior attending a SF high school.
    4) Documented financial need.
    5) Must attend a 4-year accredited college or university beginning the fall term after graduation.
    6) Demonstrate academic preparation to attend college through appropriate course work. Demonstrate quality involvement with others via work, school, family or in the community as reflected in letters of recommendation.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: 3.0; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Meritus College Fund
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: 1012 Torney Ave. San Francisco, California 94129
  • Phone Number: (415) 400-8650
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: varies
  • Deadline: January 15, 2018

$3,500 for 4 years