Ruiz 4 Kids awards hundreds of thousands of dollars of scholarships to graduating high school seniors and community college transfer students every year. Many past recipients speak from their hearts when they share their stories about the important role that a Ruiz 4 Kids scholarship played in helping them transform their dream of attending college into a reality.
In 2018, we awarded scholarships to 504 High-School students and 29 Transfer students.
Who can apply?
Applicants must attend a high school or community college within specific areas near Dinuba/Tulare California, Denison Texas, or Florence South Carolina.
Applicants must be a high school senior with a minimum overall 3.0 GPA if applying to attend a 4-year college/university, and 2.5 GPA if applying to attend a trade school or community college. Or must be a community college student with a minimum overall 3.0 GPA applying to attend an accredited 4-year college/university.
Applicants must participate in extra-curricular activities (school and/or community related).
Ruiz 4 Kids has scholarship committees in Dinuba, Denison and Florence that review all applications and select the scholarship recipients in their communities.
The deadline for 2019 scholarships has passed; please check back after December 1st for 2020 information.