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Senior Scholarship

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Newport Harbor High School PTA is an active volunteer organization dedicated to the encouragement of academic success and volunteerism.  The PTA raises funds for school programs and scholarships through its annual membership drive, donations and fundraisers such as the Holiday Market. This year, PTA will award a total of $5,000 to graduating seniors.  Five $1,000 scholarships given out to graduating seniors.

The scholarship will take into consideration

  • Scholastic achievement
  • Community involvement (volunteer work, scouts, church, etc.)
  • Initiative and activities at NHHS
  • Extracurricular activities (club sports, hobbies, home responsibilities)
  • Work Experience (place/length of employment, job description, hours/week)
  • Quality and completeness of application materials.

Scholarship Information

  • Scholarships totaling $5,000 will be awarded to qualified NHHS students who are PTA members to assist with tuition, housing, books, medical insurance and/or lab fees.


  • Have completed a minimum of 40 hours of Community Service from 9th grade through 12th grade.
  • Have a minimum non-weighted 3.0 GPA from 9th grade to the first semester of 12th grade.
  • Be a current member of the NHHS PTA by April 21, 2023.
  • Have made application and plan to attend an accredited four-year or two-year college, trade or technical school
  • Submit a completed NHHS PTA Sr. Scholarship Application by the deadline.
  • Award winners must provide valid proof of enrollment at an accredited college, university, trade or technical school by June 1, 2023.

Mandatory Application Materials

  • A completed application form
  • Copy of your current high school transcript
  • A brief statement about what this scholarship would mean to you.
  • Member of the NHHS PTA
  • Application Deadline: April 21, 2023

Download the Application Here