Student Scholarships

Each year, the Independence Hall Quilters sell raffle tickets to win an awe-inspiring quilt. All proceeds are dedicated to scholarships for local graduating High School Seniors.

Scholarships awarded May 22, 2019

The IHQ Scholarship Committee, attended the awards ceremony at Bret Harte High School last Wednesday and awarded $1000 scholarships to the following six students: Kylie Nordvik, Jessica Ornelas, Genevieve Payne, Daisy Solis-Herrera, Ireland Vallejo, and Daley Zrimsek.

Congratulations to all!

We are very proud to announce our 2020 Scholarship Quilt:

“Mid-Summer Night”


85″ x 85″
Designed by Jinny Beyer
Pieced by Susan Scott
Quilted by Jennifer Cabral



The 2020 Scholarship Quilt to be raffled during the Independence Hall Quilters 43rd Annual Mountain Heirloom Quilt Faire

Held at Ironstone Vineyards
1894 Six Mile Road, Murphys, CA

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
October 23, 24, and 25, 2020

All three days• 10 am – 4 pm

Admission $10 • Good all weekend

15 years and under are free
Vendor Booths • Country Store • Boutique
Member Challenge Exhibit • Needle Art
Quilts for Sale • Wall Hangings
Wearable Art • Dolls
Raffle Tickets to win quilt are $1.00 each and six for $5.00

For information on how to apply for a scholarship, contact:
Courtney Brookshear, (209) 736-8315
Scholarship Coordinator at Bret Harte High School.


A heartfelt Thank You to those who buy Raffle Tickets !