The 2017 Scholarship Application is Now Closed.
Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Winners!

Winners from left to right:
Shilpa Rajagopal- Univ of Texas, Austin
James Noh – Stanford
Madusha Sellahewa – Univ of California, Santa Barbara
Reanna Abriam- Univ of Minnesota
Lauren Spear – Texas Christian

Important Information

What do I need to apply?

  • Complete the Online Application
  • An essay, not to exceed 500 words, describing what book has had an impact in your life.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, employer, youth leader, etc.
  • Official proof of Irvine residency (ex: Drivers License, Highschool ID, California ID). Must reside in Irvine, CA.

How to apply?
Complete the Online Application and submit your supporting documentation.

The supporting documentation (letters of recommendation and proof of residency) can be sent to:

Scholarship Committee
Friends of the Heritage Park Library
14361 Yale Avenue
Irvine, CA 92604

Who is eligible?
Applicants must reside in Irvine, CA, be nearing completion of their senior year of high school and be planning on attending a college or university in the following academic year.

How are applications evaluated?
A committee of members from the FOL Board evaluate the completed applications, essays and supporting materials and select up to five candidates.