College for Kids Helen Sinclair Scholarship Information

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

To qualify for a CFK 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


2)      Child is currently receiving free or reduced lunch from their school district.

�Note: *Students who received a CFK scholarship during the 2018/2019 summer are not eligible to receive another scholarship until two summers have passed.���������������������������

If you believe you qualify for this scholarship, please follow the directions below to apply.

  1. Print and complete the scholarship application (attached).
  2. Mail the completed application, including required documents to: College for Kids, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant HILL, CA 94523. Completed applications must be received by our office no later than������ March 26, 2020. No Exceptions! Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Required Materials and Documentation includes:


1.      Government-issued photo ID (i.e. driver's license, passport, etc.).� Copy is fine when mailing.�

2.      A copy of one of the following documents (please do not send originals)

o   A copy of free-or-reduced lunch notification letter from the child�s school district

o   A copy of a Golden State Advantage EBT card issued to the child�s parent

3.      Your completed application (see next page)


Applications will be reviewed on a first come/first served basis and approved candidates will be contacted

VIA EMAIL.� If you don�t have an email address please make sure you provide a mobile phone.

*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 only registering for two classes in the same session, they must be scheduled consecutively.

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





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The Helen Sinclair Scholarship Application 2020

Student Information



Child�s full name



Does this student have a sibling(s) applying for a College for Kids� scholarship? ______Yes�� ______ No


If yes, what is their name(s)? __________________________________


��������������������������������������������������� ___________________________________

Family Information



Parent/Guardian Name(s)



Home Address (street, city, state, zip code)


____________________________��� ��������� �________________________________

Email address ������������������������������������ ��������������� �Mobile phone:




Government Issued photo ID (i.e. driver's license, passport, etc.)

Please check one of the following selections that apply to your family and provide required documentation:


____ My child is receiving free lunch at school (a copy of the notification letter from the district must be submitted with your application.


____ My family is receiving benefits from the California Department of Social Services (a copy of the EBT card must be submitted with your application.



If selected for a scholarship, please write down your 1st, 2nd, & 3rd choices for classes for your child(ren) ($70 classes only)


1st Child ��������������� Which Session? ____________�����


1st Option _______________________�� 2nd Option ____________________ 3rd Option ______________________


2nd Child��������������� Which Session? ____________��� ��������������� ���������������


1st option _______________________�� 2nd Option ____________________ 3rd Option ______________________


I certify that the above information is true and correct. _____________________________________ Date: _________

���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Parent/Guardian Signature

Last Updated: 8/27/20