Assistance League of Orange recognizes outstanding graduating seniors by offering individual scholarships based on the following criteria: a student’s academic achievements, financial need, high school activities, extracurricular activities, community service, and leadership qualities. In addition, specific scholarships are dedicated to those students who are pursuing certain areas of future study. All of these awards are to encourage students who have the potential to make a difference in our community and the nation. Members of Assistance League of Orange and other local Assistance Leagues and Auxiliaries and their immediate and extended families are not eligible to apply.
Scholarship recipients often write back once they are settled in school and even upon college graduation to inform us of their achievements.
All applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, must have graduated by September 1, 2018 from an Orange Unified School District (OUSD) high school OR from another high school while residing in the OUSD attendance area. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited college, university, community college or trade or technical school as a full-time student in the fall of 2018. All applicants must complete the application.
Assistance League of Orange has four different scholarships. A student may apply for one OR MORE OR ALL of these scholarships, if they meet the criteria specified below.
Student meets Scholarship Criteria listed above.
Alfreda Niewig Nursing Scholarship
Student plans to study Nursing or pursue an education in another health-related field.
ALO Memorial Scholarship for Special Needs Student
Student has special needs such as a physical or mental handicap.
Eugenia Love Arts Scholarship
Student plans to pursue study in the arts. Student is required to attach a portfolio/CD/DVD/video or other means of artistic expression for our consideration along with the application.