California Junior Scholarship Federation (CJSF)

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The purpose of CJSF is to foster high standards of scholarship, service and citizenship on the part of California students.

The membership application window for the 2nd application of the 2022/2023 school year is currently open and will close on November 11, 2022 by 11:59pm. Instructions on how to complete the application are on the CJSF Google Classroom.

Please note, there is no school on Friday. So, your membership donation of $3.00 must be turned into the office by Thursday, November, 10th. 

If you were not a member of CJSF during Trimester I, please contact Mrs. Espinoza at so that she can send you the Google Classroom code. Without it, you will not have access to the Trimester II Application.

In order to participate in CJSF the below guidelines must be met:

  • Students must have a minimum of 8 points in four academic classes for each trimester they are submitting an application.  Points are calculated by A=3; B=1; C=0.

  • Students may not have D’s or F’s in any core classes (ELA, Social Studies, Math and Science).

  • Students may not have N’s or U’s in citizenship.

Community Service:

Students must also complete Community Service Hours. 8th grade students are required to complete five (5) hours per trimester.

Membership Donation:

$3.00 per trimester.  Membership donations can be paid in the office via cash or check payable to Summit Intermediate. 


  • 1st Trimester membership is based on grades from the 3rd trimester of the previous school year. 

  • Student must complete the online application and attach a copy of their report card.  Report cards can be downloaded from Aeries.

As this is a state program, we will not be able to accept any late applications.