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Scholarship Opportunities



Scholarship Name

Estimated Amount


Thelma McMillen


2 at $250.00

Amount varies according to funds available

(Selected by school staff out of participants from Thelma Group)

High academic achievement:

All around outstanding student, based on donation from past student.

Senior portfolio required to apply.

Redondo Beach Coordinating Council



(Selected by school staff out of senior student of the month/same student as student of the year)

Student of the Year, Luncheon PDHS Representative, has strong future goals, accomplished things in and out of school, has demonstrated leadership on campus.

Senior portfolio required to apply.

Schools First Credit Union



(Selected by school staff)

Student who displays overall great citizenship, moral character and high academic achievement and plans to attend college, military or trade school.

Donna Paulson Memorial Fund-PEO



(Selected by PEO out of all qualified applicants)

Student who meets the following criteria:

1.  Good moral character

2.  Has the desire and academic ability to attend and complete college or trade school


Application and senior portfolio required to apply


Patricia Allen Dreizler Scholarship


(Selected by school staff)

Overall good student who lives in R.B. and plans to enroll in post-secondary educational or vocational institution. 

 2nd Chance Scholarship

In memory of Jeremy Stein.



(Selected by school staff)

Plans to attend vocational educational program or a certificated trade program.

Patricia Dreizler Tidal Wave

2 at $500.00

Student who exemplifies the ethos of Shores; taking second chance and making the most of it. Displays significant growth personally and academically their senior year.  Plans to attend college. 



*Students can search other scholarship opportunities.

Our counselor will alert students as they arise.