2016 McCallum high school PTSA scholarship

McCallum High School PTSA will award two $1000 scholarships to graduating seniors. One award will be made to an applicant in the College/University category who plans to attend either an in-state or out-of-state certificate program, trade school, two-year or four-year college/university program immediately following graduation. One award will be made to an applicant in the Life Skills category who plans to further their education/skills training following graduation.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduating Senior
  • Cumulative minimum GPA of 2.5 College/University, 2.0 Life Skills
  • Current (paid) McCallum PTSA member – student and/or parent


The documents below are all in .pdf format but can be downloaded and completed electronically. Please be sure your information saved in your form before attaching it electronically.

  • Select the document you want
  • Save the document to your computer
  • Open the document that is saved on your computer
    (not the one open in your browser)
  • Complete the document (from your computer) and SAVE again to your computer
  • Attach the completed form to your email back to the Scholarship Committee when you are ready to submit
    Please be sure your information saved in your form before attaching it electronically.


Recommendation/Survey forms should be given to teachers well in advance of the deadline and are due no later than Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 415pm. They may be submitted electronically as well.

College/University Category Life Skills Category

Application (.pdf)

Application (.pdf)

Teacher Recommendation Form (.pdf)

Teacher Survey (.pdf)

Scoring Rubric (.pdf)

Scoring Rubric (.pdf)

Submission Requirements:
Applications can be submitted by email to PTSA Scholarship Committee Chair at macknightsptsascholarships@gmail.com. Paper applications can be submitted (in a sealed envelope labeled “PTSA Scholarship”) to the PTSA box in the front office of the school. Regardless of submission method, all applications must be received by


415pm on Friday, April 1, 2016


All applicants will be informed of award decisions no later than Monday, May 9, 2016.

The scholarship will be paid in one lump sum directly to the education institution.  Alternately, requests can be made for payment directly to the student, providing an invoice/bill or receipt of payment for the program is attached to the request. 

Please contact McCallum PTSA Scholarship Committee Chair at
macknightsptsascholarships@gmail.com with any questions.


Presentation: Recipients of the scholarships will be awarded certificates at the Awards Ceremony that is usually held in May. Check the school calendar for the date and time.