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Peer to Peer Scholarship

Peer to Peer Scholarship

The SKECHERS Foundation provides college scholarships to high school seniors who have also committed a considerable amount of volunteer time to the Friendship Foundation.

The Peer-to-Peer Scholarship is awarded to an exceptional Friendship Foundation volunteer, who has demonstrated a commitment to the Friendship Foundation’s mission and volunteer service. The recipient of this scholarship embodies true friendship and acceptance of everyone, working to promote and advance the mission of the Friendship Foundation to the best of their abilities.

2023 Scholarships are Now Closed

Submissions were due by April 1, 2023

Thank you to all those that applied! 

All Completed Applications must be submitted by email/mail/in-person to The Friendship Foundation by midnight on April 1st, 2023. 

Due no later than April 1st, 2023 at 12:00 am

2022 Peer to Peer Scholarship Recipients
Viraj Ala, RJ Pollock, Kayle Marsh, Julissa Olmedo, and Adriana Salvatierra

Eligibility Requirements:


  • • High school seniors planning to enroll in an accredited two or four-year college, university, or vocational/technical school for full-time study

  • • Be in good standing with your current high school

  • • Volunteer with Friendship Foundation

  • • Carry a minimum 3.0 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school

  • • Be supported by the Friendship Foundation to apply for the scholarship

  • • Applicants may only apply for one scholarship per year

  • • Applicants must be a United States citizen

  • • Must be in good standing and a current volunteer with the Friendship Foundation

If you have any questions, please call the Friendship Foundation Office at (310) 214-6677 or email us at

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