The City of Artesia has partnered with members of the community and community organizations, to provide financial assistance and support the academic efforts of students residing in Artesia. The City developed the Scholarship Program to assist high school seniors who are pursuing a college education or seeking to develop expertise in a trade or vocation. As a result of generous monetary donations received from this year’s community sponsors, the City of Artesia is offering the following scholarships to high school seniors living in Artesia:
Three, $1,000 scholarships
Three, $500 scholarships
To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:
● Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend college, university, or a vocational school in the fall of 2023.
● Be an Artesia resident (proof of Artesia residency will be required)
● Have a minimum overall G.P.A. of 3.0
● Have volunteer work
● Submit a completed application, including the essay entry.
The Scholarship applications deadline has been extended! Applications are due at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 11, 2023. Information on how to submit an application can be found on the application form.
The City of Artesia appreciates the support of this year’s sponsors, which include Boy Scouts of America - Troop 693, Calvary Chapel of Artesia, Cerritos Presbyterian Church, and the Kakkar Family, for making these scholarships possible. The City is pleased to continue to partner with the community, to further advance the future of the youth in Artesia.