Fareed-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship Fund

All scholarship applications need to be submitted using IVCF's online scholarship application system. Please note that there is an eligibility quiz in the online portal to help students identify scholarships that they are eligible for.

The deadline for all scholarship applications is Friday, April 12, 2024. The application window is February 15, 2024 to April 12, 2024.

Click here to apply for IVCF scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Thank you to Community Valley Bank for their generous support to establish the Fareer-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship presented by Community Valley Bank and for committing to grow this program as a way to help Imperial County residents in their studies and pursuits of a career in the medical field. 

Scholarship Criteria

The Fareed-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship is open to:

  • Students who are enrolled in a medical arts program at San Diego State University – Imperial Valley, Imperial Valley College, or a certified vocational/trade program located in Imperial County.
  • Applicants must also be a current resident of and have lived in Imperial County for at least five years.

The scholarship criteria will include consideration for:

  • Academic merit / GPA
  • Educational plans and career goals
  • Community service
  • Financial need
  Fareed-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship Fund presented by Community Valley Bank


If you would like to make a donation to the Fareed-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship Fund, please make your check payable to the “Imperial Valley Community Foundation” and include memo “Fareed-Tyson Medical Arts Scholarship Fund.” Please send your check to: Imperial Valley Community Foundation, PO Box 2739, El Centro, CA 92244.