2023 scholarship forms are now available to you! 

Annually, the Sierra Madre Rose Float Association is proud to award a scholarship to a qualified college bound senior high student or college freshman who meets the following qualifications.

  • Applicants must be currently a student in their senior year of high school or be a college freshman with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Applicants must have been active in one or more Sierra Madre Rose Float Association activity such as fundraising, design, construction, decorating or as a pastor present float rider.

Download and fill out all three forms to be considered.

All forms MUST BE postmarked or emailed to scholarship@sierramadrerosefloat.org NO LATER than Wednesday, May 17th, 2023

You may email any questions to scholarship@sierramadrerosefloat.org








2022 Scholarship Recipient – Catherine Galanti


The Sierra Madre Rose Float Association is pleased to announce that Catherine Galanti is the recipient of our 2022 SMRFA Scholarship Award. This award recognizes one student in either their senior year of high school or first year of college who has demonstrated academic excellence, service to the community, and a dedication to the work of the Sierra Madre Rose Float Association. Catherine served as a SMRFA float rider for the 2022 parade. She has been a contributor to both the construction and the deco crew. Catherine is a student at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, where she is pursuing a degree in journalism and communication studies. It is her goal to pursue a career in sports journalism.