In order to financially assist the minority and LGBTQ+ students of our community, we offer four annual scholarships for graduating high school seniors. Even if you are applying for and are awarded one of our scholarships, make sure you conduct a deeper search to determine if there are other scholarships for which you may qualify.

We accept scholarship applications annually on March 1st – May 30th. All applications must be received no later than 11:59pm PST on May 30th to be considered.

Puzzle Pieces Marketing BIPOC Female Scholarship

The BIPOC Female Scholarship is offered in partnership with North County African American Women’s Association (NCAAWA). Please visit this link to view eligibility requirements and to apply for this scholarship.

Puzzle Pieces Marketing LGBTQ+ Youth Scholarship Application

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The Puzzle Pieces Marketing LGBTQ+ Youth Scholarship is for students who will be pursuing post-secondary, undergraduate education in an accredited institution or program during the coming school year and who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender.

Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited institution of higher education, including vocational and technical schools and must be full-time students enrolled with a minimum of 12 units in a college, trade or vocational school.

High School Information

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College or University Information

If your records have been expunged pursuant to applicable law, you are not required to answer yes to the following questions. If you are unsure whether to answer yes, we strongly suggest that you answer yes and fully disclose all incidents to avoid any risk of disciplinary action or revocation of your offer of admission.

Extracurricular, Personal and Volunteer Activities

List your organizations, position, description of the activity, and hours per week of involvement.
List each, a description, the level, and number of years of involvement.
List the type of work, your role, and hours per week of involvement.
List the job, your title, description, hours per week, and dates of employment.
Explain why you feel you should be awarded the LGBTQ+ Scholarship.
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Parent Information

The information requested below is optional, but it may assist in the review of your admission. You are strongly encouraged to complete this section.

Photo and Image Release

I agree to allow my words and photographs to be used and appear in marketing materials, websites, and promotional materials produced by or for Puzzle Pieces Marketing. All rights to the marketing and promotional materials shall be Puzzle Pieces Marketing’s sole and exclusive property. I understand there is to be no compensation for words, photographs or video appearances in the above-mentioned media.

Puzzle Pieces Marketing shall have the right and may grant to others the right to disseminate print and publish my name and likeness in connection with the promotion of the ads, publications, or videos. I hereby release and discharge Puzzle Pieces and its respective agents, employees, successors, assigns and licenses from any and all claims, liabilities and obligations of any kind or nature which may arise from my appearance or participation in the ads and/or videos or any exhibition thereof.
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I understand that I am bound by Puzzle Pieces Marketing concerning application deadlines and submission requirements. I agree to the release of any transcripts. I certify that this information is complete and accurate.