Clubs invite Canyon Lake students to apply for school scholarships


Canyon Lake students who wish to apply for scholarships offered by Canyon Lake clubs should act now. Deadlines are fast approaching. The deadline for the Woman’s Club scholarship is today and the Jr. Women’s Club deadline is Tuesday. The deadline for the Fine Art Guild scholarship is Apr. 20. P.E.O. Chapter WW’s deadline is Apr. 21. The deadlines for the Choraleers and Canyon Lake Community Theatre scholarships are next month. The deadlines for the Yacht Club and 9ers Golf Club scholarships have passed.

Woman’s Club

The Woman’s Club is offering scholarships to Canyon Lake high school senior girls and women who are pursuing continuing education. Applications are available at high school career centers and at, or by contacting Dee Zasio at 951-244-0123. Applications are due Apr. 13. Since 1995, the club has awarded more than $257,000 in student scholarships and to continuing education students.

Jr. Women’s Club

The Jr. Women’s Club is offering scholarships to male and female graduating seniors who plan to continue their education at a four-year or two-year university, vocational school, institute and academy.

Student must be a Canyon Lake resident. Applications are available through high school counselors or by emailing Applications are due Apr. 16. The Jr. Women’s Club has awarded more than $40,000 in scholarships over the past eight years.

Fine Arts Guild

The Canyon Lake Fine Arts Guild has initiated a scholarship program for graduating Canyon Lake seniors who want to pursue a degree in the field of Theatre Arts (music, music education, dance, visual arts, media arts, film and theatre performance). Applicants must fill out an application form, two letters of recommendation, transcript(s) reflecting a 3.5 GPA in any theatre art course and a 3.0 GPA in other courses. Applications are available at, Temescal High School and Lakeside High School counseling centers, or by contacting Dee Zasio at 951-244-0123. Applications are due Apr. 20.

P.E.O. Chapter WW

P.E.O. Chapter WW is offering a $500 scholarship to Canyon Lake senior girls or women who are currently enrolled in college. P.E.O. is an international philanthropic educational organization with a local chapter in Canyon Lake. For scholarship application, email Applications are due Apr. 21. For more information, visit and


The Choraleers is offering a scholarship to a graduating senior who is pursuing higher education in a field related to music, music education, theater, dance, media arts, film or performing arts.

The $500 scholarship is open to students who reside in Canyon Lake or related to a resident of Canyon Lake or a member of the Choraleers.

Applications can be downloaded at Applications are due May 1. The scholarship will be presented to the winning student during the Choraleers concert on May 20 at the lodge.


The Canyon Lake Community Theatre is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors. Applicants must have participated or worked with CLCT within the past two years to be eligible. Applicants must submit an application and write a two-page essay outlining the impact that being involved in CLCT has had on their life. For application packet, email Applications are due May 11.