OFTSE Scholarship Update

OFTSE will again be able to offer scholarships in two categories:

1.     Dependents of Members who are graduating seniors and pursuing higher education.

2.     Classified or Paraeducator members who are continuing their own education.

Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2021 and decisions will be made soon after.

Successful applicants receive awards ranging from $250 to $1000.

For more information on this year’s scholarship, please email your questions to

oftsescholarships@gmail.com   Or call Julie Cole, OFTSE Executive VP at 805-258-9026.

OFTSE Classified and Paraeducator 2021 Scholarship Application


OFTSE Class of 2021 Scholarship Application


Reference Letter Submission Form


Please do not wait until the last minute.  Although this application is entirely digital, it still requires a cover lettercurrent copies of transcripts and a letter of recommendation.


Your OFTSE Executive Board

Robert Kadin, President

Julie Cole, Executive VP

Ed Ransom, Certificated VP

Josue Vasquez, Classified VP

Linda Baker Torres, Paraeducator VP

Ko Tamura, Adult Ed VP

La Vada White, Treasurer

Carri McDevitt, Secretary