AVID Scholarship

The AVID Scholarship Program at Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) is made possible by the generous support of Orange County philanthropists and community leaders committed to the academic and life success of AVID students. Working in partnership with the Draper Family Foundation Fund, Dad’s House, Syage Family Scholarship Fund, Beatrice Levin Scholarship Fund, the Orange County Department of Education’s AVID Program, SchoolsFirst and the AVID Orange County Dollars for Scholars, the AVID Scholarship Program at OCCF provides scholarships to qualified AVID graduating seniors in Orange County.


  • A student enrolled in the AVID program for a minimum of three years
  • A student who demonstrates a commitment to higher education despite personal and/or financial obstacles
  • A student who has been accepted to and will attend an accredited four-year college or university
  • A student who has earned a minimum GPA of 2.8
  • A student who demonstrates a commitment to the community

Applications Open Friday, September 30, 2022 and are due by Friday, December 2, 2022

Individual awards up to $6,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you currently enrolled in the AVID elective class at your school?
  2. Please check all grades in which have been enrolled in AVID. Must be at least three years to qualify. Must be enrolled in grade12.
  3. If you checked grades 6, 7, and/or 8, please provide the name of the AVID Intermediate, Middle or Junior High School(s) you attended.
  4. Current AVID Teacher's Name
  5. Current AVID Teacher's Email
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