The Perla Academic Scholarship

The Perla Academic Scholarship

Named in honor of a determined seven year old, The Perla Academic Scholarship offers the FCUSD high school aged student up to $1,000 for the spring ‘21 term for academic tutoring or educational enrichment opportunities. The scholarship funds will be paid directly to a business, or a teacher / FCUSD-endorsed private tutor of the winner's choosing.

Two recipients will be selected from among eligible applicants for the spring term.


Eligibility for Entry

9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade student attending a high school in the Folsom Cordova Unified School District


3.0 or higher cumulative high school GPA


Explanation of pandemic-related financial need, especially income loss due to the pandemic


Applications are due by March 5, 2021. Winners will be notified via email or cell phone by March 8th.