The Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program is a collaborative effort between the Friends of the California State Fair, the California Exposition and State Fair, the California State Fair Agricultural Advisory Council, the Ironstone Concours Foundation, Blue Diamond Growers and Western Fairs Association. This program seeks to motivate well-rounded, high academic achievers.

Multiple scholarships are awarded for 14 categories ranging from $1,000 – $2,500 each. Click here for a list of scholarships offered, eligibility requirements for the 2018-19 scholarship year and frequently asked questions. This year, 26 scholarships will be given out, each applicant is allowed to apply for ONE category.

Eligible applicants should follow the steps below to apply:
Create an account, or login if you already have an account
Get started here  (Program Key: FCSF)


Application Deadline: Thursday, March 1, 2018


For questions about the application process or the due date, contact ISTS Customer Care  at (855)-670-ISTS (4787) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For scholarship program questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.