Resources for High School Students in the Fresno Area

Fresno Unified School District recently announced to triple the amount of scholarships for high school seniors, with a total of $300,000 available. Award amount ranges from $1,000 to $2,500. Fresno Unified students pursuing higher education are encouraged to apply. Scholarship requirements and the application can be found online here. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 10, 2023, 04:00 PM. 

If you have any questions or if you would like more information, contact the Department of College and Career Readiness at (559) 248-7465 or email

Freshman and sophomore high school students interested in higher education pursuits are encouraged to join Upward Bound. This program seeks to serve high school students in low income families and/or from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor’s degree. Some of the services are after school tutoring, college admission assistance, career planning, and a summer residential program at Fresno State. Learn more and apply at their website.

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