Scholarships

 

Posted 4/19/2016

If you plan on going into an Ag. Related field, apply for the Ernest J Pombo Scholarship.

See Mr. Morenzone for an application.  Deadline May 10, 2016

 

 

Posted 4/8/2016

The Luis Family Scholarship is in honor of the Luis family who have contributed to the growth and development of the Ripon Agricultural Community and the Ripon FFA.

$500 will be presented at the Ripon FFA Awards Banquet.

You must be a member of the Ripon FFA, and a senior at Ripon High School.

Please see Mr. Morenzone for an application.

Deadline:  All applications are due back to Mr. Carley by May 2, 2016

 

 

Posted 4/4/2016

San Joaquin County Counseling Colleagues,

Information about a scholarship opportunity for seniors.  The application deadline is May 9th and requires a 500 word essay.  Please share with all seniors.

 

500 word essay using 12-point Times New Roman font, double

spacing, and one inch margins on: The extravagant cost of

freedom; why is freedom important to you and what sacrifices are

made to protect the freedom of the citizenry?

 

 

Posted 3/11/2016

Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Student Scholarship

Type: General

Amount: $1,000

Deadlines (2): Bi-annual: June 30 and December 31 every year

Eligibility Requirements: Must be a High School senior who plans on attending post-secondary education full time and has a minimum GPA of 3.0. All majors are encouraged to apply.

Application- http://www.sterlinglawyers.com/wisconsin/#scholarship

 

Posted 2/24/2016

The JACL scholarships range from $300 to $1200. They are available to Japanese Americans and/or Stockton Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) members or their direct descendants.

Deadline is April 1, 2016

 

Posted 2/23/2016

Manteca Ripon Pentecost Society (MRPS) has 2 scholarships available.

Mabel Machado Scholarship:

Academic Scholarships:

 Must be a member of MRPS for three years in good standing.  If younger than 18, or a student dependent, then parents or legal guardians must be paid up members for at least three years.

Basis of Selection:

The scholarship committee, after receiving the applications will make recommendations to the board of directors of M.R.P.S. who will in turn award the scholarship.  Scholarships will be awarded based on 100 points:

GPA-10 points

Active involvement with M.R.P.S.- 70 points

Extra-curricular activities- 10 points

Portuguese decent- 10 points

 

Deadline: March 31, 2016

 

Posted 2/23/2016

The Black Employees Association of SUSD's 2016 Scholarship Application is attached. Please pass along to eligible African American high school seniors in San Joaquin County. We currently have no complete applications, and a March 1, 2016 deadline. Thanks! 

It takes a village....

1. SCHOLARSHIP QUALIFICATIONS

 2.5 total GPA after 7 semesters

 College Bound Black high school seniors of San Joaquin County

 High School Diploma (IEP Students are the exception)

 Must attend college/university full-time by Fall 2016

 

Jacqueline McFadden

Senior Success Sessions Director

BEASUSD Scholarship Chairman 

 

Posted 2/23/2016

If you are planning to attend Sacramento State University and have a GPA of 3.7 or above.  The alumni association is offering scholarships from $250 up to $2500.

Deadline: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Please see Mr. Morenzone for a flyer.

 

Posted 2/23/2016

American Business Women’s Association is offering (2) $1000 scholarships.

Must be a female

Achieved a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or better.

See Mr. Morenzone for a flyer.

Deadline: March 31, 2016

 

 

Posted 2/16/2016

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Stockton has the Robert E. Green Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1000.  The scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior from San Joaquin County who has been actively involved in community service and contributed to the well-being of others during their high school years. Preference may be given to an eligible student from the First Unitarian Universalist Church.

Criteria:          Enrollment in an accredited school immediately following graduation.

       Involvement in community service and student activities

       Involvement in the church community (only applies if a member of the first Unitarian Universalist Church).

                      In case of equally qualified candidates, financial need.

                      Two letters of recommendation.

DEADLINE:  March 16, 2016

 

 

Posted 2/10/2016

Good Afternoon  Students:

 

It is that time again! Our 2016 Scholarship Applications are attached. Not much has changed from last year. Finalists will still be asked to attend one of our marketing meetings for interviews. 

 

If you have any questions, please let me know. It is our pleasure to offer this scholarship again this year, hoping we get lots of applicants. 

 

Thank you,

 

Brandon Joaquin

REALTOR - RE/MAX Executive

2016 CVAR President

 

 

Posted 2/10/2016

Medically focused college students are being offered scholarships by the Doctors Hospital of Manteca Auxiliary volunteers.  The application packet for the 2016-17 academic year will be available Monday through Friday 9 am until 3 pm at the hospital's front desk beginning Monday February 15.  Applicants must be residents of the Manteca or Ripon school districts.  The applicants must be pursuing studies leading to a career in the healthcare or medical professions.  Applications must be returned to the front desk of the hospital no later than Friday April 15, 2016.  If you have any questions contact Sandra Harris 824-1342 or Julia Owens 825-2663.

The applications will be reviewed on grade point average, volunteer history, community involvement, honors, leadership experience and financial needs.

 

Posted 2/5/2016

Below are the Splawn Scholarship requirements for the 2016 school year.

1) List of scholarship requirements for each student
2) Applicable documents to be scanned and uploaded with each application
3) Website address

Scholarship Requirements
1) High School Senior (graduating)
2) CA resident
3) Financial need
4) Academics (2.6 GPA and above)  
5) Employment: Paid or unpaid
Community Service
Extracurricular Activities

Please note that we encourage students to apply that have extraordinary circumstances in their lives as well as students who may not have the chance to attend college without financial assistance. We are looking for students that understand and exemplify the meaning of "hard work".

 

High school seniors chosen as recipients of the Splawn Scholarship have a chance to renew the scholarship once yearly while they are in college. Renewals take place in the Fall of every year.

Scholarship Application

 

1) Online application (entire application must be completed)
2) Current year transcript 
3) Current (2016) Letter of recommendation (may be from counselor, teacher, employer, etc.)
4) 1-2 page essay on a selected topic
5) Current year FAFSA Summary Report (for 2016 - 2017 academic school year)
6) Typical Weekly Schedule

 


The Splawn Scholarship requires that all the documents be scanned and uploaded directly to the website. If this is a problem for any of the students, please contact me and I will make arrangements.

 

Website
www.fsrequests.com/splawnscholarship

The deadline for the scholarship is Friday, April 15, 2016 by 11:59PM. 

 

The scholarship is worth up to $1000.00 per student.

 

Posted 2/4/2016

High School Seniors of Filipino Heritage.  Six $500 scholarships to be awarded by the Legionarios Del Trabajo in America Inc.  See Mr. Morenzone for details.

Deadline  March  19, 2016

 

Posted 2/3/2016

The Association of Filipino Americans in Education (AFAE) is offering five (5) scholarships to qualified high school seniors.  See Mr. Morenzone for details.

Deadline: March 25, 2016

 

Fresno Pacific University is excited to share information about the Samaritan Scholarship for undocumented students. Attached you will find information about the Samaritan Scholarship program including qualifications, requirements, and application steps. The March 2 deadline to apply is coming up soon so please share this information as soon as possible with any students you feel may qualify!

Fresno Pacific University offers robust scholarship programs to all of our students, the Samaritan Scholarship is another way we can assist students attain their dreams of studying at a private university.

In addition, as of January 1, 2013, Assembly Bill 131 (AB131) allows undocumented students to apply for the California Dream Act which may qualify the student for a Cal-Grant.  Like the FASFA, the California Dream Act application is online at www.csac.ca.gov. The deadline to complete this form is March 2.

We encourage all students who are interested in Fresno Pacific University to apply and see what financial aid possibilities are available for them.  Our priority application deadline is March 1,  2014 so there is still plenty of time!  Students can apply at: experienceFPU.com/apply.   We are happy to offer an application fee waiver for students of this population who are interested in Fresno Pacific University, please contact me directly for details. 

 

Posted 2/1/2016

Here is the website for the Rotary All Stars $1,000 scholarship.  Seniors do not have to be involved sports in order to qualify.   Twenty- $1,000 scholarships.    Any senior with 3.5 GPA.  Great opportunity not many take advantage of.   One application is all that it takes and a Ripon High student will be honored with this scholarship.

Go to  www.rotaryfootball.org   Applications online Due April 10 2016 all information needed is on the website.

 

Posted 2/1/2016

I am very excited about the opportunities available for undocumented students; FPU's Samaritan Scholarship Program combined with the California Dream Act provide students a path to higher education that will help them accomplish their future goals.  Please reach out to me if you have any further questions or concerns.

  P.S. Just a reminder that FPU is hosting a free financial aid workshop on Tuesday, February 16th where AB540/Dreamer students can receive help from our Financial Aid Counselors and will be assisted in filing out their FASFA online!

Alyssa Pinedo

Undergraduate Admissions Counselor

Fresno Pacific University

1717 S. Chestnut Ave. | Box #2005 | Fresno, CA 93702

Office: 559-453-7156 | Fax: 559-453-7151

alyssa.pinedo@fresno.edu

 

Posted 1/27/2016

If you are planning to go into the Education Field this may be a scholarship for you.

The PDK Educational Foundation annually awards scholarships to prospective educators.  This is for high school seniors who intend to attend college and major in education and whose application is submitted to the local PDK chapter for consideration.

The University of the Pacific/Delta Phi Delta Kappa Chapter #0070 is offering one time scholarships to senior high school graduates in the San Joaquin County and Vicinity two scholarships of $500 each. To seniors who are going into the field of education.

Deadline:  March 1, 2016

 

Posted 1/26/2016

Lambda Theta Phi is offering four scholarships in the amount of $500 each to four young women who are graduating seniors.

Minimum GPA 3.0

1 letter of recommendation

500 word essay/1page essay (How do you see yourself contributing to your community in the future?)

Community Volunteer work

Deadline:  March 15, 2016

 

Posted 1/26/2016

The PG&E Better Together Scholarships are open to students throughout our service territory who are pursuing a degree in a STEM field.  High school seniors, current college students, veterans and adults returning to school are encouraged to apply.

Awards range from $2,000 to $20,000, and eligible students will be evaluated based on demonstration of community leadership, personal triumph, financial need and academic achievement.

Tell students you know to visit  scholarsapply.org/pge  
and apply by February 29, 2016!

 

Posted 1/20/2016

High School Seniors in San Joaquin County interested in furthering their education in the fields of Construction, Engineering and Architecture are invited to apply for our Haggerty Construction Scholarship Program. Haggerty Construction, Inc., is dedicated to assisting the aspiring collegebound and trade-school Seniors looking to go into the construction, engineering and architecture profession on that path. While committed to the engagement and development of young professionals, Haggerty Construction, Inc. hopes that by helping the inspired, that it will both benefit the creation and retention of a more professionally skilled and knowledgeable network of construction industry experts within the San Joaquin Valley. To help ensure the continued success of the construction industry in San Joaquin County, we see this program as a way to serve as a lasting contribution to the youth of our community.

Application must be postmarked on or before January 22, 2016 to be considered.

For questions regarding our Scholarship Program please contact us at

 

info@haggertyconstruction.net or (209) 475-9898.

 

Posted 1/20/2016

Applications are now open for the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program! Are there students you know who are dedicated both inside and outside the classroom? Those who drive positive change in their communities?

We want to celebrate these lives by helping make college dreams a reality. Don't miss this opportunity.

 

Visit www.buickachievers.com

for program details and the online application. 

Deadline: February  29, 2016
5:00 p.m. EST

We encourage the following to apply:

  • High school seniors and current undergraduates

  • U.S. military veterans and their dependents

  • Those who plan to enroll full time at a four-year college or university in 2015-2016

  • Those who plan to major in a field focused on engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry.

 

 

Posted 1/20/2016

The San Joaquin County Chapter of California Women for Agriculture is sponsoring scholarships to high school seniors planning to major in agriculture.

The Community College Schoalarship is $500, the University or State College Scholarship is $1000.

  • Should have participated in FFA, 4H, or Grange activities during the high school years.

  • Must be goal oriented student that demonstrates the ability to balance an academic schedule, extra-curricular activities, and work ethics.

  • Must be an agriculture major and/or career in agriculture industry.

Deadline: April 15,  2016

Memorial Scholarship:  $500 scholarship fro graduating high school seniors, whose parent or grandparent is a current member of San Joaquin Chapter of CWA.

  • Must be a child or grandchild of a current member of San Joaquin Chapter of CWA..

  • Male or Female - Must be a US citizen and a resident of California

  • Any Major

Memorial Scholarship Applications are available through contacting Karen Cultrera, scholarship chair, at 209-982-4945 or by email atCultrera1@aol.com

 

Please see me or the Ag department for a scholarship form.

 

Posted 1/19/2016

Qualified students are invited to apply for the Gordon Stafford Scholarship in Architecture for the 2016/17 academic year.  Please see Mr. Morenzone for information on this scholarship to qualified students.  This year the award is $3,000 per recipient per year. 

If you have any questions, please email Pat Smyth, Administrative Manager, at pat_smyth@skwaia.com.

Thank you,

Summer Howard

Receptionist

916.930.5900 MAIN   916.290.0100 FAX

 

Posted 1/14/2016

The Cabrillo  Civic Clubs of California is once again offering their state wide scholarship.  Students must be of Portuguese descent on father's or mother's side, be a USA citizen or permanent resident. 

Maintain a 3.50 GPA, participate in at least three extracurricular activities while in high school, and three letters of recommendation. 

Scholarship is in the amount of $500.00 and the deadline is March 15.    

 

Go to www.cabrillocivicclubs.org for an application or see Mr. Morenzone.

 

Posted 1/14/2016

The 2016 NDTA Scholarship application.  This year we are accepting the completed application either by mail or email.  Almost every career choice is related to  Transportation or Logistics Fields.   Please share this information and make copies.   Last year we gave 24 scholarships totaling $25,000.  Any questions please contact me. 

 

Marlene Jetton

 

San Joaquin Valley NDTA Scholarship Chair

(209) 823-2214

See Mr. Morenzone for an application

DUE: March 12

 

Posted 1/12/2016

Northern California Publishers and Authors is announcing its 2016 competition resulting in a $1,000 scholarship to a college-bound senior planning to study journalism, writing, communications, or publishing. Please see the attached press release.

A new category of Semi-finalists will receive a Certificate of Participation and top applications may appear in an NCPA publication, resulting in a publication credit for the student.

Looking forward to receiving applications from your students Please let me know if you have any questions.

Best wishes,

Kimberly A. Edwards

2016 Student Scholarship Coordinator

Details

What: 2016 Scholarship application,  https://norcalpa.org/Scholarship

When: Applications due March 1, 2016

Who: College-bound seniors pursuing a career in publishing, journalism, writing, or communications

 

Benefits of applying: Winner to receive $1,000 scholarship towards college tuition and to be hosted at the April 24 Awards Gala.  Semi-finalists to receive Certificate of Participation.  Excerpts from top applications may appear in an NCPA publication, offering a publishing credit for the student. 

 

 

Posted 1/8/2016

See Mr. Morenzone to get an application for the $1,000 scholarship that is being offered by the Caltrans Stockton office and the California Transportation Foundation.  Monetary funds for this scholarship are raised through fundraisers sponsored by employees of Caltrans.

Scholarship applications must be postmarked by February 28, 2016.

Should you have any questions, please contact Public Information Officer Greg Lawson at (209) 948-7977 or by email at greg.lawson@dot.ca.gov.

 

Posted 1/6/2016

California Retired Teachers Scholarship

If you plan on going into the teaching field these scholarships might be for you.

Six $1000 scholarships.

Please see Mr. Morenzone for an applications before February 16th, I need to get them mailed off by the 19th

 

Posted 1/4/2016

The Blue Diamond Growers Foundation, a scholarship fund established in 2010 and in the fifth year of granting scholarships, is now accepting applications for the 2016 - 2017 school year.

The scholarship is open to students living in the almond-producing regions of California who plan to pursue a four-year degree in plant sciences, agricultural engineering, agricultural economics or subjects with relevance to almond production.

The Foundation will select candidates based on Academic achievement and Extra-curricular activity involvement such as FFA or 4H Club.

Completed applications must be received by March 31 in order to be eligible for consideration.

Applications can be downloaded from the Growers' section of the Blue Diamond website at:

 

www.bluediamond.com

 

Posted 12/7/2015

The San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation and SJFB foundation for agricultural education are pleased to announce that they are offering $30,000 in scholarships to local students.

 

The San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation offers several $2000.00 scholarships to students who are  children of members of the San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation and who are planning to major in any agricultural field.  The SJFB foundation offers up to five $1250.00 scholarships to students whose parents work in an agricultural field in San Joaquin County.

 

The Robert J. Cabral Memorial Scholarship Fund offers two $2,000 scholarship awards to students entering or attending a four -year college or university and are majoring in agriculture or education.  It also funds a $1,000 award to a student attending either MJC or Delta Junior College and who is planning a career in either education or agriculture.

 

The Clifford Dale Wunsch Scholarship offers two $2,500 scholarship awards to students entering or attending an accredited junior college or four- year college or university and are majoring in agriculture.

 

The Gary Simas Agriculture Scholarship annually offers two $500 scholarship awards to students attending Modesto Junior College or San Joaquin Delta College and one $1,000 scholarship award to a student attending a four-year college or university.  Applicant must major in agronomy or related crop production, or a closely related field.

 

The Barbara Mettler Memorial Scholarship offers up to two $1000 scholarship awards funded by the SJFB foundation for Agriculture Education.  Emphasis is based on exemplary community service.

 

The Alex Hildebrand Memorial Scholarship offers one $2000 scholarship to any student entering or attending an accredited four year college, university, or graduate program, and pursuing a career in a scientific or technical field that will be used to benefit agriculture.

 

The San Joaquin Young Farmers & Ranchers will fund up to $1500 in scholarships for the 2015-2016 year.  The purpose of this scholarship is not only to reward those who have demonstrated a commitment to agriculture, but also to secure a viable future for the agriculture industry by funding the education of tomorrow's leaders.

 

Applications are available at our website:  www.sjfb.org under the foundation tab.

 

All Scholarships are due by Friday,  April 1, 2016.

 

For additional information or applications contact the San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation office at 209-931-4931.

 

See Mr. Morenzone in the counseling office or one of the agriculture teachers to get an application.

 

 

 

Posted 12/2/2015

The Italian Catholic Federation offers $400 scholarships to Roman Catholic Graduating Seniors of Italian Descent who have at least a 3.2 GPA.  Applicant must be Roman Catholic but need not be of Italian ancestry to qualify if either Roman Catholic parent or grandparent is a member of the "Italian Catholic Federation."

Visit the website at www.icf.org or see Mr. Morenzone for an application.

 

Deadline is March 15,  2016

 

Posted 11/10/2015

Luso-American Education Foundation Scholorship

The deadline is February 15th. For more information about the Luso-American Education Foundation, visit us at http://www.luso-american.org/laef.php.If you or your students need any more information about the scholarship, feel free to call the number below. 

Luso-American Education Foundation

7080 Donlon Way, Suite 200

Dublin, CA 94568

Phone: 925-828-3883

 

Fax: 925-828-4554

 

Posted 10/15/15

For high school seniors whose parents or legal guardians are vineyard employees or you are related to someone who is a wine grape grower you can apply for theCalifornia Wine Grape Growers Foundation Scholarship Program. 

Applications must be postmarked no later than March 25, 2016.

At least two four-year scholarships worth $8,000 each and four two-year scholarships worth $2,000 each will be awarded.  Students may study the subject of their choice at any campus within the University of California system, California State University system, or California Community College system.  In addition the Robert Miller Scholarship for Viticulture and Enology is also available.

Scholarships available at:

www.cwggf.org

Should you have any questions, please call the CAWG office at 916-379-8995

 

Posted 9/29/2015

Digital responsibility scholarships;  9-12th grade can apply $1500

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship 

www.digitalresponsibility.org/scholarships/

 

Posted 9/21/2015

The attorneys of Bruning Legal understand that an education is often the foundation of a successful and productive career. In addition, we are also aware of the fact that many students and families struggle to meet the ever-rising costs associated with obtaining a college degree. As a result, we are pleased to announce that we will be offering a $500 college scholarship to the winner of our annual essay contest. Details regarding the essay and the application procedures are available at the website.

 

http://www.bruninglegal.com/scholarship

 

Posted 9/17/2015

I  am reaching out to inform you of AnimationCareerReview.com 3rd annual "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program.  We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship.  This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.

We ask that you have interested students visit our website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program to find eligibility information along with the online application. 

If you have any questions, please contact me personally.

Sincerely,

 

Shawn Harrell
PR Manager
Animation Career Review, a subsidiary of BGP Site Solutions
sharrell@bgpsitesolutions.com