To be eligible for the Sponsoring True Advocacy for Challenged Youth Scholarship, the applicant must be: at least 17 years of age; have residency in one of the following California counties: Sacramento, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sutter, Yolo, and Solano; be admitted to or enrolled in an educational institution that is formally recognized as an accredited institution by the United States Department of Education (https://www.ed.gov/accreditation); be a student in good standing at their currently enrolled school; and the applicant should have a proven desire to participate in the advancement of individuals with disabilities and their families.
STACY is an organization advocating for children with special needs and their families by developing essential programs, organizing community events, and sharing resources in the Greater Sacramento California Area. The selected applicant(s) will receive up to a $1,000.00 scholarship to help fund their college tuition and/or miscellaneous education expenses. Completing this application will provide the STACY Board members with information about each applicant. The STACY Board will review and evaluate each completed application submitted by the September 15th deadline and select the applicant(s) who best exemplifies STACY values and furthers the mission of the organization. The selection of the applicant(s) is at the sole discretion of the STACY Board and considered final. Once selected, the Board will notify the recipient(s) by November 15th.