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.