Brian W. Hicks Scholarship Fund

Provides academic scholarships to graduating high school seniors in Shasta County based on merit and a strong community-service background.

The Brian W. Hicks Scholarship Endowment Fund was established for the purpose of providing academic scholarships to graduating high school seniors in Shasta County. Scholarships are awarded to students based on merit, with emphasis on excellent academics and a strong community-service background. Priority consideration is given to students with community service hours completed by volunteering with organizations or at events that support U.S. Military Veterans.

Deadline: Closed

Open Application Window: November – March, annually

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Shasta County graduating high school senior
  • Minimum GPA 3.5
  • Plans to attend a community college (with intent to transfer to a 4-year to complete a degree) OR 4-year college/university directly out of high school
  • Plans to pursue a degree in medicine, engineering, or music