Pinnacle Scholarships

Champion the Next Generation of STEM Leaders with Pinnacle Scholarships

Athena champions the next generation of women leaders in science and technology with its annual Pinnacle Scholarships.

Each year, merit-based scholarships are awarded to 5 qualified graduating high school senior women in San Diego County. Winners receive their scholarships at our annual Pinnacle Awards dinner in May. 

Donate to the Pinnacle Scholarship Fund

Individuals, companies, and foundations can help young women with promising futures in science or technology by donating to the Pinnacle Scholarship Fund. The Pinnacle Scholarship Fund is managed by the Athena Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, and our partner the San Diego Foundation.