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LECnewlogoThe mission of the Leadership East County Association is to utilize the unique perspective, experience, and talent of its membership to identify, mentor, and prepare the East County leaders of tomorrow. It is the mission of the Association to also share knowledge and resources by identifying and motivating the community’s younger generation and create future leaders committed to the betterment of East County.

The Future Vision Scholarship Program was developed by Leadership East County Association to assist students In the Grossmont Union High School District who otherwise may not have the means or opportunity, but are pursuing higher education.  One of the primary goals of the program is to seek out promising students with leadership potential and a desire to give back to the community.          

Five finalists will be selected from all applications, and will each receive a $1,000 award as a means to supplement costs incurred through tuition, books, and living expenses. Scholarships will be awarded based on the student’s application presentation, references, and essay questions. Based on the feasibility, thoughtfulness, and creativeness of the essays, one of the five finalists projects’ will be chosen to receive $5,000 funding toward project completion. The scholarship is funded by Barona Resort and Casino.

Click here to download the scholarship application form

The application form is in the PDF format and will allow you to type your responses into the form.  Once you have completed filling out the application, please save it and then print it out.  You must sign the application for it to be accepted.