The California Scholarship Federation, Inc. is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to recognize and encourage academic achievement and community service among middle and high school students in California. There are approximately 1500 chapters in middle school and high schools throughout the state, and each chapter is comprised of students members who meet eligibility requirements. Each chapter is led by a staff adviser.

Eligible students become members by submitting applications based on their report card grades. Membership is for one semester, and membership drives are held each semester within established periods dictated by the State bylaws.


CSF Fall Meeting Information

Main Points (At a Glance)

  • Seymour Memorial Scholarship - must be nominated by CSF Advisor and go on to regional and/or state level. Open to Senior Sealbearers
  • Michelson Memorial Award - open to all CSF Seniors, deadline is 12/22
  • New additional requirements to remain in CSF - attend one seminar
  • CSF Volunteer Opportunities: IUSD College & Career Fair, Walk to End Alzheimer's, and Adopt a Family Program through Families Forward

CSF Application

Fall 2022 Application 

Deadline to complete: Friday, September 30, 2022

Course List


Complete dues after you've received a CSF Application approval: CSF WHS Webstore