The Effron and Goldberg College Scholarships were established to provide high achieving Hoover and Crawford High School graduates with financial support and advising to successfully navigate and graduate from college.

Joseph and Dorothy Goldberg Scholarship

The Joseph & Dorothy Goldberg Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for seniors at Crawford High School. It is funded and administered by Price Philanthropies and San Diego Foundation. The Scholarship was established to honor the memories of Joe and Dorothy Goldberg who lived in the Talmadge neighborhood for many years and were friends of the Price family.

Stephen Effron Scholarship

The Stephen Effron Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for seniors at Hoover High School. It is funded and administered by Price Philanthropies. The Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Stephen Effron who graduated from Hoover High School in 1959 and was the cousin of Robert Price. 


Scholarship Details:

  • Each scholarship provides up to $5,000 each year, for up to five years.
  • The Avenues for Success Program provides support and resources to scholarship recipients throughout their college career.
  • Scholarships do not require citizenship or legal permanent residency.

Applicants must:

  • Be a graduating senior at either Hoover or Crawford High School.
  • Plan to attend a 4-year university.
  • Have a minimum weighted GPA of 3.0 (10 – 12th grade only without PE).

Before applying:

  • Gather information about your college goals, extracurricular activities, community service, employment, and internships.
  • Select two adults who have made an impact in your life to write a letter of recommendation for you – one academic and one personal reference.

If you have questions or need assistance email [email protected].