Application Guide

ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible for an Inverness Garden Club scholarship, an applicant must have been a resident of coastal West Marin,CA, for at least one year immediately prior to application, orbe a recent graduate of Tomales High School, and must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 in high school. Read our eligibility requirements »

Continuing scholars: February 15, 2019. Applications past the deadline are not eligible for consideration.

New applicants: March 1, 2019. Applications received past the deadline are not eligible for consideration.

HOW TO BEGIN: If you are a new applicant, you must register for a student account on this website in order to apply. Once your account has been approved, you can log in to your new account and complete the application. Register for a student account here » 

Please note: If you filled out an application on this site within the last three years, you already have a student account and can log into your existing account.

APPLICATION GUIDES: Be sure to review the relevant guide listed below and make arrangements to obtain the documents that are a necessary part of your application.

First Time Applicants

All high school graduates or continuing college students who are applying for the first time are required to complete an application form which includes personal, financial and scholastic data, and to submit two short essays, two letters of recommendation, unofficial transcripts, ACT and SAT scores if taken, a personal photo, and the EFC (Estimated Family Contribution) from their FAFSA or CA Dream Act application.

View the application guide for first-time applicants »

Continuing Scholars

Continuing scholarship recipients and graduate scholars are required to complete a Reapplication Form that includes personal and financial data, including the EFC (Estimated Family Contribution) from their current FAFSA or CA Dream Act application, and to submit one personal essay. Awards are contingent upon receipt of official documentation of satisfactory completion of units and grades. 

View the application guide for continuing scholars »