​New ​​Applicant Eligibility

  • First time enrolling in post high school education.
  • Diagnosis of Tourette Syndrome by any professional   (ie. psychologist, psychiatrist, neurologist, physician)  
  • Submit application by deadline posted.
  • California residents given priority.
  • Enrolled in accredited school at time of scholarship disbursement.



A committee composed of members of the STS Board of Directors will make the selection of the scholarship winners. The scholarship will be awarded to  4 applicants who, in the opinion of the committee, are most worthy of an award based on a brief essay, scholastic record, improvement in GPA overall, future promise and financial need.



Checklist of items needed upon application submission:


  • 2 letters of recommendation.  Acceptable sources:  Academic, Employment, Extracurricular, church, counselor.
  • Current  high school transcripts (official copy)
  • Letter verifying the diagnosis of Tourette’s by neurologist, psychiatrist, or other medical professional