Scholarship Announcement

Thank you for the interest in the San Joaquin County Housing Authority Scholarship Foundation ("Foundation").

The Foundation will be awarding scholarships on a competitive basis. Scholarships shall be awarded to assist students with the financial expenses of pursuing higher education. Recipients must be students enrolled full-time in college or technical/vocational education for the 2017 Fall Quarter or Semester.


  1. The applicant must be a tenant/resident residing in rental property owned, affiliated with, or subsidized by the Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin. All applications will be verified with applicable tenant records.

  2. The applicant may be a senior in high school, a presently enrolled college student, or a re-entry student pursuing academic, technical or vocational training. The applicant must be accepted at an academic, technical or vocational Institute.

  3. The applicant must have a 2.5 or higher cumulative grade point average. (May be waived for re-entry student out of school for at lease five (5) years).

  4. The applicant must submit a completed legible application.

The following items must be submitted with the application or it will not be reviewed:
  • Completed application including the essay portion, applications with blanks will not be accepted. Please type or print clearly.

  • Printed or typed essay describing how the obtained degree will be used.

  • Completed Education Expenses and Funding Sources Work Sheet.

  • Letter of reference (employer, teacher, instructor, clergy, etc.). Letters from family or household members will not be accepted as a reference.

  • Most recent high school or college transcripts.

Submit the attached application including the above items to:

San Joaquin County Housing Authority Scholarship Foundation
P.O. Box 447
Stockton, CA 95201
ATTN: Scholarship Committee

Deadline: Application must be postmarked or delivered no later than May 31, 2017.

Applications postmarked or received after May 31, 2017 will not be reviewed.

Applications are available at all Public Housing sites, the Administrative Building, and on the website. Click here.

Visit the Scholarship Foundation's website by clicking here.

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