Kevin McFadden Memorial 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.

The Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship is open to:

  • Graduating seniors of Central Union High School and Southwest High School who participated in Varsity athletics, and will be attending a 2 or 4-year College or University, or other post-secondary school (including trade/vocational schools)

The scholarship criteria will include consideration for:

  • Participation in Varsity athletics
  • Personal rewards, lessons and takeaways from sporting experiences in high school
  • Academic merit
  • Educational plans and career goals

IVCF is honored to hold and administer the Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship Fund and scholarship program. We are grateful to the family for allowing us the opportunity and privilege to help in preserving Kevin's tremendous legacy and cherished memory as a loving and devoted husband, father, son, counselor, educator, and coach.


Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship Fund

Family, friends, and community members are invited to make a contribution to the “Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship Fund" in memory of Kevin.

If you would like to make a donation to the Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship Fund, a charitable fund held at the Imperial Valley Community Foundation, please make your check payable to the “Imperial Valley Community Foundation” and include memo “Kevin McFadden Memorial Scholarship Fund.” Please send your check to: Imperial Valley Community Foundation, PO Box 2739, El Centro, CA 92244.

If you would like to make a gift of stock, securities or property, or to make a gift through your estate plan, please contact Bobby Brock, IVCF President/CEO at (760) 336-0055, or email

All gifts to the Imperial Valley Community Foundation are deductible for federal and state income tax purposes to the extent provided by law. Federal Tax ID # 33-0681176.