Against All Odds Scholarships

  • Against All Odds Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who have overcome significant adversity to complete their high school coursework and plan to continue on with post-secondary education. These remarkable young men and women face health issues, language barriers, adult responsibilities, family tragedies, and/or financial hardship with courage and fortitude.


    A Peoria Unified high school student nominated for the Against All Odds Award must meet these requirements:

    1. Be a currently enrolled senior in a Peoria Unified School District high school.
    2. Has applied to, or plans to attend, a post-secondary educational institution.
    3. Has overcome extenuating circumstances that have made academic achievement difficult.


    The Against All Odds Scholarship application for the 2018-19 program is available here. Applications are due Friday, Dec. 7, 2018.