Lift Literature Scholarship

Due: Deadline has passed

Amount: $500.00 - $1,000.00

Scholarship Information

Lift Literature's mission is to ignite the love of reading, literacy, and community connection in South Lake Tahoe. We believe that reading good books not only changes lives, but it saves lives. Our mission is to lift teachers, students and the community up during this time of extraordinary hardship and to help bridge learning gaps through literacy support in the LTUSD school district and beyond. Lift Literature will be awarding one $1,000 scholarship based on the criteria and requirements noted below.

Scholarship Requirements

High School Requirement:
Independence Continuation
College Requirement:
2 or 4 year college or trade school immediately after high school graduation
Other Requirements:
STHS Seniors only
Considerations Not Applicable:
GPA, Ethnicity, Gender, Financial Need, Intended Career/Major

Required Documents

  • General Application - qty 1 Click here.
  • Unofficial Transcript - qty 1
  • Essay - qty 1 , Topic: How has reading influenced your life thus far? , Word Count: 300-500
  • Other - qty 1 , Your Financial Statement

Submission Details

Please submit your application once through one of the options below:


Email to:

Details: EMAIL SUBJECT LINE: Lift Literature Scholarship Application; include application, financial statement, essay, and transcripts as attachments

Additional Scholarship Information

Please do not submit using an email address. Use your personal email.