$270,000 awarded to 37 students since 2004

Annually, the Lamp of Learning awards five college scholarships to San Diego seniors enrolled in the Avid Program (Advancement Via Individual Determination).

AVID students are often first-generation college students who are underrepresented in higher education.

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Scholarship Awards


Leadership Through Learning

Join us for monthly author talks and professor speaker series. Attend a quarterly event or meet our scholarship candidates.