To be considered, your package must have:

  1. Signed and sealed reference letter

  2. Transcript

  3. Specific Learning Disability (SLD) documentation

  4. Completed and signed PCF application

  5. Photo

Step 1:

  • Request a reference letter from a school counselor, teacher, principal or extracurricular activity leader

  • This letter must be signed and in a sealed envelope

Step 2: 

  • Visit your high school’s registrar office

  • Request a Freshman through Senior year transcript

  • Unofficial is accepted

Step 3:

  • Obtain your Specific Learning Disability (SLD) documentation

  • This includes individualized education programs (IEP), 504 plans or a letter from your psychologist or the institution who performed your testing

  • Please note, your paperwork must state that you have an ‘SLD’ (Specific Learning Disability) or you will not be considered eligible

Step 4: 

  • Click the PCF application below button

  • Download the PDF

  • Use a computer and type out all the required information

  • Print your completed application

  • Sign it

Step 5:

  • Print a recent pic of yourself on paper or find a current photo to include

  • Please write your name on the back of the photo

Step 6:

  • We do not accept applications via email

  • Paper clip all items - do not staple

  • Ship 1 package with USPS Priority Mail, FedEx or UPS so it can be tracked

  • Mailing address: 5758 Geary Blvd. #164, San Francisco, CA 94121

  • PCF is not responsible for lost or misaddressed packages

  • Write your return address on the package; if it gets lost you’ll get it back and your private info. will be secure

  • Package must be post-marked on or before April 1st

Please visit the FAQ page for further details and information about the scholarship program before you begin the application process.