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This year we are awarding in excess of $25,000 in scholarships for AY 2015-2016.

The minimum number of awards we will be offering are:

  • One (1) Judith Life Ikenberry Fine Arts Award of $3,400
  • One (1) Susan T. Haney Social Work Award of $3,000
  • One (1) STEM Education Award of $3,000
  • Nine (9) combined Make-A-Difference Awards & Isabelle Purnell Education Awards of $2,000

Deadline for Scholarship Applications is 5 p.m., November 1

Need an application form?

Click here for the application link.

Click here for supporting document directions.

Good luck and happy writing!

For more information on our Scholarship Program, see our Scholarship Details.

Download the Make-A-Difference, Judith Life Ikenberry Fine Arts Award, Isabelle Purnell Education, Susan T. Haney Social Work, or STEM Education pdf's.

Scholarship Committee for 2015-2016

Scholarship Chair: Susan Haney
Assistant Scholarship Chair: open
Committee:
  Andrea Beller
  Sandy Camargo
  Patricia Cardenas
  Mike Haney
  Ann Long
  Chris Lyke
  Judith Robinson
  Patricia Simpson

2015 Award Winners

Judith Life Ikenberry Fine Arts Award - $3,400
  • Hana Yaginuma - New Media & Advertising
Susan T. Haney Social Work Award - $3,000
  • Yea (Danny) Lee - Social Work
STEM Education Award - $3,000
  • Peter Florido - Mathematics
Isabelle Purnell Education Awards - $2,000
  • Lindsay Duffy - Elementary Education
  • Staci Fay - Elementary Education
  • Ashley Kahn - Special Education
Make-A-Difference Awards - $2,000
  • Joseph Bongungu - Civil Engineering
  • Max Colon - Spanish & Psychology
  • Cristian Guzman - Psychology
  • Krupa Patel - English, Psychology, & Philosophy
  • Yitian (Tina) Tang - Economics & Statistics

Scholarship Awards Brunch, March 7, 2015

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There are more pictures on our Facebook page

Work in Progress - Video clips from the 2015 Scholarship Awards Brunch

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  • Opening Remarks
  • Judith Life Ikenberry Fine Arts Award - $3,400
    • Hana Yaginuma - New Media & Advertising (.mp4)
  • Susan T. Haney Social Work Award - $3,000
    • Yea (Danny) Lee - Social Work (.mp4)
  • STEM Education Award - $3,000
    • Peter Florido - Mathematics (.mp4)
  • Isabelle Purnell Education Awards - $2,000
    • Lindsay Duffy - Elementary Education (.mp4)
    • Staci Fay - Elementary Education (.mp4)
    • Ashley Kahn - Special Education (.mp4)
  • Make-A-Difference Awards - $2,000
    • Cristian Guzman - Psychology (.mp4)
    • Joseph Bongungu - Civil Engineering (.mp4)
    • Max Colon - Spanish & Psychology (.mp4)
    • Krupa Patel - English, Psychology, & Philosophy (.mp4)
    • Yitian (Tina) Tang - Economics & Statistics (.mp4)
  • Closing Remarks (.mp4)

or you can watch a video (.mpg) of the entire event