Scholarship Info

Stop by the Counseling Center to learn more about scholarships, or set an appointment with Ms. Gonzalez for help with scholarship applications.

Dear Raiders,

My name is Ms. Gonzalez and I am the Scholarship Counselor at SOH. I am so excited to be working with you guys! Thank you for working so hard on securing funds your future. 

Applying for scholarships is a wonderful and free opportunity to earn money for college! As you start your search for scholarships, I hope you will find the following attachments helpful (pages 8-18)

Letter of Recommendation Form (PDF)  – Many scholarships require you submit a letter of recommendation. Fill out this form as thoroughly as possible. Give the form to the person(s) you are requesting a letter from. Please allow the recommender at least 5 days to complete your letter.

FastWeb Top 12 Tips/Winning a Scholarship Quick Reference Guide (PDF) – These tips may seem obvious, but they really point to common mistakes to avoid and practical ways you can increase your chances of winning a scholarship. You will find these on the last page.

Essay Tips (PDF) – If you’re going to take the time to apply to scholarships, invest time in creating a great essay. This piece is critical to winning a scholarship!

It’s a pleasure to serve you as Scholarship Counselor,

 Ms. Brenda Gonzalez

  1. Log into your Gmail Account.  (A Gmail Account is required)
  2. Please make sure to check the scholarship list regularly.New scholarships will be added to the list on a continuous basis.
  3. Check Infinite Campus Announcements, and follow us on Instagram@sohcounselingstaff to stay up to date with scholarship information and important college deadlines.
  4. Join Google Classroom:       
    1. Class of 2021 and Class of 2022: enmu7d4
    2. Class of 2023 and Class of 2024: ysppvs7