College for Kids Helen Sinclair Scholarship Information

The College for Kids Helen Sinclair scholarship is named in honor of the first director of College for Kids, Helen Sinclair. Ms. Sinclair led College for Kids each summer for nearly 30 years, offering our community a variety of academic enrichment camps for over 30,000 kids! Her dedication to the youth in our community and their families over those decades is beyond commendable.

ALL COLLEGE FOR KIDS SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2018 HAVE BEEN AWARDED.  WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2018.

 

To qualify for a College for Kids Helen Sinclair scholarship, the student's family must meet one of the following criteria:

1) Have a Golden State Advantage EBT card issued to the child's parent. 
OR
2) Child is currently receiving free or reduced lunch from their school district.

If you believe you qualify for a CFK Helen Sinclair scholarship, please follow the directions below to apply. 

  • Print and complete the scholarship application (please check back March 2019).
  • Mail completed application, including required documents (see below) to: DVC College for Kids, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523.  

Required documentation includes:

A copy of the following documents (please do not mail originals):

  1. A copy of a government issued ID (i.e. driver's license, passport, etc.).  If submitting your application in person, please provide original version of government issued ID.
  2. A copy of free or reduced lunch notification letter from the child’s school district
    OR
    A copy of a Golden State Advantage EBT card issued to the child’s parent

Applications will be reviewed on a first come/first served basis and approved candidates will be contacted VIA EMAIL. Note: If you don't have an email address please make sure you provide a phone number.

Scholarships are awarded for a maximum of two classes per student and four classes per family (total of $280). Scholarship classes may be taken in either or both of the sessions. If the student is registering for only two classes in the same session, they must be scheduled consecutively

Note: Scholarships exclude classes that cost more than $70.