NEED F-R-E-E CASH FOR COLLEGE?
COME TO THIS HANDS-ON EVENT AT LINDHURST HIGH SCHOOL
TO COMPLETE YOUR 2012-2013 FAFSA APPLICATION ONLINE
PROFESSIONAL ASSISTANCE IN ENGLISH, SPANISH, HMONG
$$$ YOU COULD WIN $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP! $$$

Dear Graduating Seniors and Parents of Lindhurst High School:

With high school graduation just months away, it’s time to prepare for completing the FAFSA (FREE Application for Federal Student Aid) online. To assist you with this, we have reserved a special date for you to have your application submitted on time with professional assistance. Applications online are available in English and Spanish.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2nd
LINDHURST HIGH SCHOOL 6:00PM

YOU WILL NEED TO BRING: (Please see CHECKLIST for more information)

2011 federal 1040 taxes or completed FAFSA worksheet with your 2011 tax estimates (parents’ and students’ income information); you may use 2010 tax information to provide estimates and update with 2011 data when available.

W-2 forms (2011 if possible) (parents’ and students’ income information); or 2010 W-2’s with 2011 estimated wages.

Your completed information on your worksheet provided to use for reference or search: “FAFSA worksheet” 2012-2013 at www.fafsa.gov .

Your PINs: one for one parent; one for student OR both Social Security Numbers or Alien cards with proper spelling of your names.
Don’t have a PIN? WAIT and apply while doing your FAFSA on Feb.2!

Want a $1,000 Scholarship??? One lucky graduating high school senior may be awarded in the spring just for completing the FAFSA and submitting the online survey at this Cash for College Workshop! Come join us and take another step closer to college!

Cash for College Workshop hosted by Lindhurst High and Yuba College

Questions? Please contact Lindhurst High Counseling Office at 741-6150 or
Barbara Forkey, Yuba College, bforkey@yccd.edu

CHECKLIST & WORKSHEET FOR CASH FOR COLLEGE WORKSHOP

Information STUDENT and Your PARENTS Will Need:

□Student Name:_____________________________________________ (As on Social Security Card)

□Parent Name:______________________________________________ (As on Social Security Card)
□Parent Name:______________________________________________ (As on Social Security Card)

□Student Address:_____________________________________________________
□Student Phone:__________________________ Email:_______________________________

□Parent Address:_______________________________________________________________
□Parent Phone:___________________________ Email: _______________________________

□Student Date of Birth_____________________ (mmddyyyy)
□Mom’s Date of Birth _____________(mmddyyyy) Dad’s Date of Birth ______________(mmddyyyy)

□Student SSN#_____-_____-______ Dad’s _____-____-_____ Mom’s _____-_____-______
□(Note: Eligible Non-Citizens Need Alien Card: A #__________________________________

□Student Driver’s License or DMV ID# _____________________________________________

□Parent: Date of Marriage / Remarriage / Separation / Divorce / Widow: ________________mmddyy

□Student: High School, City & State: _______________________________________________
□Student: Educational Goal (Associates Degree/Associates Degree to transfer, Vocational, etc.)
□Parents: Highest Education Level Completed: Mom:________________ Dad:__________________
College (Bachelor Degree or higher)
High School (includes Associate Degree)
Middle School, Other, Unknown

□# In Household: __________ (Immediate FAMILY) ESTIMATE 2011 INCOME / IF FILE TAXES:
Dependent Students: 24-years or younger and not married and do not have a child, not active military; Report income of both student and parent for 2010 (estimate)
Independent Student: 24+ or married or have a child: Report yours and spouse’s 2011 income
Legal Guardianship, Ward of Court, Foster Youth: Report your 2011 income ONLY

□FEDERAL COLLEGE CODES FOR EACH COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY TO WHERE APPLYING
YUBA COLLEGE CODE: 001344 Other Codes: go to www.fafsa.gov to search

□PIN: Your “Personal Identification Number”, this is your electronic signature for FAFSA online
□Student PIN: ____ ____ ____ ____ Parent PIN: _____ _____ _____ _____
□DON’T HAVE A PIN? WAIT and submit when doing your FAFSA application! Financial Information Needed:
MARK “WILL FILE” (estimated)IF AN INCOME QUESTION DOES NOT APPLY: ANSWER IS “O”
□Student AND Parent 2011 income (if file taxes): Yours $__________ Mom’s $__________ Dad’s $__________
□Know if Student or Parent received: SSI Food Stamps Free/Reduced Lunch TANF(Cash Aide) WIC
□Total Value of Investments and Assets $ _______________ Of Business/Farm $___________________________                         
 
Below is the latest update on the scholarship list. The happy face (☻) means that hard copy application
is available in counseling. Please see me if there are no more copies on the rack. Good luck!





March 16, 2011
CSU Sacramento Scholarships: These scholarships are available for perspective that plan on
attending CSU Sacramento next Fall.
Please visit https://webapps1.csus.edu/faid_general/pr_scholarships.asp for more information.

· Institutional Scholarship – The application is only available from Friday,
January 15, 2010 to Tuesday, March 16, 2011.

· Departmental Scholarships – Application deadlines various by department

·Community Scholarships – Application availabilities and deadlines various

March 17, 2011
MaxPreps Citizen Athlete Scholarships – This program will award a high school
student-athlete who is model citizens in all areas of life: community services,
academics, athletics and school involvement. Anybody can nominate any 20102011
athlete on MaxPreps. For more information, go to www.MaxPreps.com/citizenAthlete.

March 19, 2011


Beale Officers’ Spouse Club - All applicant must be a high school senior dependent
family member of an deceased, retired, active duty or reserve military member assigned
to Beale Air Force Base, or on a remote assignment with family members residing in
Yuba, Sutter, Nevada, Placer, or Butte County. Please see Mr. Her for an application.

March 25, 2011
Kate Herzog Writing Scholarship – Students are encouraged to submit an original,
unpublished writing sample of less than 1,000 words.
Visit www.willamettewriters.com/1/herzog.php for more information and contest rules.


L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest – Prizes awarded quarterly to
students gifted in art and interested in fantasy or science fiction.
Visit www.writersofthefuture.com/ for contest rules.

March 31, 2011
Buick Achiever Scholarship Program This scholarship is for high school seniors or
high school graduates who are first-time college students in the fall of 2011. They
must plan to major in a course of study that focuses on STEM (Science, Technology,
Engineering, or Math). Select Design, Marketing, Accounting, Finance and Business
majors are also eligible. See the list of eligible majors. Scholarship recipients will
demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries
using these areas of study. For more information and to apply online,
visit http://www.buickachievers.com/.

March 31, 2011
Calcot-Seitz Foundation – The Calcot-Seitz Scholarship has been established for
promising young students from Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas who
plan to attend a college or are attending a college offering at least a
FOUR-YEAR DEGREE in Agriculture. Applicant must be from a
cotton-producing area of California, Arizona, New Mexico, or Texas;
must be enrolled as a full-time student in a four-year college and
have a major in the field of Agriculture. For more information, visit
this website: http://www.calcot.com/calcotseitz.asp?post=applications&flag=calcotseitz

March 31, 2011
US Bank Scholarship – US Bank is giving away 40 $1,000 scholarships
to students who plan to attend an eligible 4-year college or university.
To find out if the college/university you plan to attend qualifies, visit the
US Bank website, begin the application process, select the state you
plan attend college in and use the drop down list to see if your specific
university is listed. It appears that most, if not all, CSU/UC schools are
eligible. Applications are accepted online only.
Visit www.usbank.com/cgi_w/cfm/studentloans/marketing.cfm for the application.

March 31, 2011
The 2011 CAA/ESA Youth Scholarship Program – This scholarship offers
$20,000 in funds to children of active duty law enforcement and fire
service personnel in the State of California who are graduating from
high school in 2011. There are 11 regional awards, one statewide award,
and two national awards. This program rewards students who have
excelled academically and are active in community service and extracurricular
activities at their school. For more information, go to http://www.caaonline.org/.

March 31, 2011


Sherry Hall Scholarship “Rideout Hospital Auxiliary” – This scholarship is for any
high school senior that has been accepted to study a health career curriculum at
an accredited college, university, or technical school. Must have a 3.0 GPA, be a
Yuba or Sutter County resident, and a citizen of the U.S. More information and
applications can be found in the Counseling Office. Please see Mr. Her.

March 31, 2011
Portuguese Historical and Cultural Society 2010 Scholarship – Six scholarships
(one $1,000 and five $500) scholarships will be awarded to students who are of
Portuguese decendency and have a 3.0 GPA. Students must submit an essay
of 300 words minimum on any subject touching on the applicant’s Portuguese
heritage (can be family anecdotes, an ethnic experience, an ancestor recalled,
a trip to Portugal, a Portuguese function, etc.). For more information, go to http://www.sacramentophcs.com/scholarships2011.htm.

April 1, 2011


The John & Freda C. Monnot Scholarship Fund – John J. & Freda C.
Monnot Scholarship – Seniors who will be graduating from Yuba or
Sutter Counties, have maintained a 3.0 GPA and plan to enroll in at least
12 academic units per semester (or the equivalent) are eligible to apply for
this scholarship. Awards range from $100 to $5,000 and recipients are
eligible to reapply annually for up to four years. More information and
applications can be found in the Counseling Office. Please see Mr. Her.

April 1, 2011


Sutter Buttes Garden Club Scholarships – This scholarship is for graduating
high school seniors wishing to pursue further education in the fields of
Landscape Design, Landscape Architecture and Floral Design. Individual
merit will be of prime consideration, not financial status. Recipient must
display a sincere, lifelong interest in the field of horticulture. Please see
Mr. Her for an application.

April 1, 2011
Family and Consumer Sciences Related Careers Student Scholarship – High School
Seniors, Community College, Technical Professional School, 4‐year College
Students seeking a professional career in Family and Consumer Science
related occupations (Family and Consumer Science Education, Early Child
Development (Not Primary School Education), Food Science, Dietetics and
Nutrition, Consumer Science, Food Service and Hospitality, Fashion Design,
Manufacturing and Merchandising, Interior Design and Furnishings) who
will enter an accredited college or technical school during the 2011/2012
academic year. For application and information,
go to http://www.aafcs-ca.org/ca/scholarships-grants/scholarships/

April, 2011
ANS Incoming Freshman Scholarship – ANS Incoming Freshman Scholarships
are awarded to graduating high-school seniors who have enrolled, full-time, in
college courses and are pursuing a degree in nuclear engineering or have the intent
to pursue a degree in nuclear engineering. ANS will give a maximum of four Incoming
Freshman Scholarships annually. Each award is $1000. For more information, go to http://www.ans.org/honors/scholarships/.

April 1, 2011
Sierra Central Scholarship Program – Sierra Central is awarding a $1,000 scholarship
to a student who is planning a career in Business, Finance or Technology.
Applications can be found at www.sierracentral.com/?pagename=scholarship_application.

April 4, 2011
California Wine Grape Growers Foundation (CWGGF) – Applicants must be the
child of a California vineyard employee and plan to attend college in California.
Application and materials can be found at www.cawg.org/caggf.

April 8, 2011


Fremont-Rideout Foundation – Students who have been accepted to study a health
career curriculum at an accredited college, university or tech school and have a
minimum GPA of 3.0 are eligible for the Fremont-Rideout Foundation Scholarship
. See the Mr. Her in Counseling Office for the application.

April 1, 2011
The CeCe Hayes Memorial Scholarship – The scholarship amount will vary,
but each award will be at least $4,000. Award recipients may use funds to c
over educational-related costs, including tuition, books, institutional fees, and
course related supplies. To be eligible, an applicant must be attending
CSU Chico, CSU Long Beach or Sacramento State University, be pursuing
a degree that will lead to a career in communications, broadcasting or
advertising, and demonstrate financial need. For more information and
an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 1, 2011


Region 14 of the American Iris Society Scholarship – The members of Region 14 of
the American Iris Society shall award a $500 scholarship with the intent of promoting
interest in Irises. The award shall be given to a student demonstrating interest in Iris
activities with Region 14 or pursuing a career in horticulture, floriculture, landscaping,
nursery production, or a related field. Students may be seniors in high school or in a
college/university. For application and information, please see Mr. Her.

April 8, 2011
Philip M. Dowd Memorial Scholarship – Applicants must be planning to pursue a
degree in Public Affairs/Administration or Political Science & Government and have a
cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Students interested in applying must also demonstrate
financial need. For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 8, 2011
Kristi Karacozoff Memorial Scholarship – Applicants must have a cumulative
GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate a chronic or life-threatening illness with a
doctor’s certification of the medical condition. For more information and an
application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 8, 2011
Tim Sardelich Memorial Scholarship – The Tim Sardelich Memorial Scholarship was
established to provide financial assistance to a graduating senior from a high schoo
l in the Sacramento, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sutter, Yolo and Yuba Counties pursuing
a degree in Architecture or Engineering. The amount of this scholarship will be at
least $500. The purpose of this scholarship is to help pay for educational e
xpenses such as tuition, institutional fees, books, and school supplies.
For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 10, 2011


Sutter Buttes 99s Scholarship – This aviation scholarship opportunity is for a
high school student enrolled in an aviation related program from the counties of
Nevada, Yuba, Sutter, Colusa or Butte. More information and applications can be
found in the Counseling Office. Please see Mr. Her.

April 15, 2011


Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) Region 2 Colusa/ Sutter/Yuba (CSY)
Charter Scholarship – This scholarship is for any senior currently attending a high school
within the Tri-County area (Colusa, Sutter, and Yuba County) who meets the following criteria:
1) A United States Citizen 2) Committed to attend an accredited post-secondary institution
3) Demonstrates high academic/career technical education achievement
4) Participates in extracurricular or community service activities. More information
and applications can be found in the Counseling Office. Please see Mr. Her.

April 15, 2011
Northern California Golf Association – The Youth on Course Scholarship is open to all
northern California high school seniors who will attend a four-year college or university.
The award is both merit-based and need based and will distribute $1,000 a year for four
years of tuition support. A total of five scholarships will be awarded. For more
information and application, go to http://ncgafoundation.org/grants/scholarships.

April 15, 2011
American Marketing Association Sacramento Valle – The AMASV Educational Foundation
will award at least a $500 to $1,500 scholarship each academic year to an outstanding
marketing, advertising, or communications student currently enrolled in an accredited
two- or four-year college or university. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist
students in educational expenses such as tuition, institutional fees, books, and
supplies. To be eligible, an applicant must be a formally declared marketing,
communications, or advertising major, have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale),
be enrolled in at least 12 academic units per quarter/semester during the year of the
scholarship award, be a student at a private or public two-year junior college or
a four-year college or university, and attend an educational institution that lies
within a 100 mile radius of the California. For more information and an application,
please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 15, 2011
Raymond Nelson Scholarship Fund – The scholarship amount will vary, but each award will
be at least $1,000.00. The purpose of this scholarship is to help pay for educational
expenses, including tuition, institutional fees, books and supplies. To be eligible, an applicant
must be an undergraduate attending University of California Davis or Sacramento
State University, with a focus in Business Management and Administration, Business
and Managerial Economics or Business Entrepreneurial Studies, have a cumulative
GPA of at least 3.0, and be enrolled in at least 12 academic units per
quarter/semester during the year of the scholarship award. For more i
nformation and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 15, 2011


The Dorothy C. Wisner TLC Scholarship Program – The Fremont-Rideout Foundation is
dedicated to the support of the Fremont-Rideout Health Group, including Fremont and
Rideout Hospitals, The Fountains, The Courtyard, the Fremont-Rideout Cancer Center
and affiliated projects and programs. The Foundation will award up to $6,000 annually
available to high school seniors who have graduated from the Fremont-Rideout Foundation
Teen Leadership Council Program, maintain a 3.0 GPA and have been accepted to
study a health career curriculum at an accredited college, university, or technical school.
Applications available online at www.frhg.org, or see Mr. Her.

April 25, 2011
The Mark McCollum “Ride On” Scholarship – The scholarship amount will vary, but will be at
least $1,000.00 to a maximum of $2,000. Award recipients may use funds to pay for
tuition and institutional fees. In order to receive funds, a recipient must submit evidence
of full-time enrollment at an accredited educational institution. To be eligible, an applicant
must be pursuing an engineering or construction degree at Sacramento State University,
have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 , be enrolled in at least 12 academic units
per quarter/semester during the year of the scholarship award. . For more information
and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 18, 2011
Diane Dawson Memorial Scholarship – The Diane Dawson Memorial Scholarship will provide
financial assistance, in the form of scholarships, for young men and women who have a
parent or legal guardian with terminal cancer or other terminal illness, or who have lost a
parent to a terminal disease. The Diane Dawson Memorial Scholarship will assist those in
the greater Denver and Sacramento areas. Through efforts of family and friends, Diane’s
love of life, community and dedication to education lives on. The scholarship ranges from
$1,000 to $3,000. Scholarship funds may be used for educational expenses such as tuition,
fees, books, and room and board. For more information and an application, please visit
www.sacregcf.org.

April, 22, 2011


Sutter-Yuba Association of Realtor – The scholarship is open to high school student in the
Sutter or Yuba County. Student must e accepted by or be eligible for enrollment in the college,
university or vocational school of the applicant’s choice. Student must also demonstrate
outstanding citizenship and maturity. Please see Mr. Her for an application.

April 22, 2011
The Graydon and Myrth Fox Scholarship – The scholarship amount is between $1,000 and $5,000.
Award recipients may use funds to cover educational-related expenses, including tuition, books,
institutional fees, and course related supplies. To be eligible, an applicant must be pursuing a
degree at an accredited college, university, or trade school, be a wounded Navy or Marine
Corps personnel or a surviving spouse or dependent child of a Navy or Marine Corps
personnel killed or wounded while on active duty (marriage certificate required for spouse,
birth or adoption certificate required for dependent child), deceased or wounded Navy or
Marine personnel must have been performing official military duties in a combat situation o
r military training exercise, and demonstrate financial need. For more information and an
application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 22, 2011
Student-View Scholarship Program – One $4,000, two $1,000 and four $500
scholarships will be randomly awarded to students who complete a 15-20 minute
application/survey about colleges in our area. Log on to www.student-view.com to complete the survey.

April 25, 2011
Benny Goodman Foundation – The scholarship amount will vary, but will be at least $1,000 - $3,500.
The scholarship will be for one year and may be renewable provided all requirements are met.
The purpose of this award is to help pay university expenses such as tuition, institutional fees,
books, educational supplies and a musical instrument if needed. To be eligible, an applicant must
be a current student attending any University of California school campus, have a grade point
average of 3.0 in music classes, be majoring in Jazz or Classical music with an emphasis in the
clarinet preferred, have a genuine passion and talent for music and plan to pursue a career in
music. For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 26, 2011
Ayn Rand: The Fountainhead Essay Contest – Essay contest open to students in 11th and
12th grades. Students will write an 800-1600 word essay responding to one of three topics
provided pertaining to the novel The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand.
Visit http://aynrandeducation.com/essay-contests/contest-the-fountainhead.html for more information.

April 29, 2011


Tangie Mendez Scholarship – This scholarship, sponsored by the Yuba Sutter Mexican-American
Golf Association, is open to all students who reside in Yuba or Sutter counties and plan to
enroll in a community college, university or trade/technical school by fall 2010. Additionally,
students must currently have a 2.5 GPA or better. Please see Mr. Her for an application.

April 29, 2011
Blood Source Scholarship - BloodSource will award a $500 college scholarship to eligible
graduating seniors who have chaired or participated on a blood drive committee at their
high school during the 2010-2011 school year. One scholarship recipient will be selected f
rom each participating high school. All applicants must plan on attending a four-year
college/university, a community college or a technical school within one year of high s
chool graduation. For more information and application, go to http://www.bloodsource.org/Schools/Scholarshipinformation.aspx.

April 29, 2011


Marysville Emblem Club #384 Scholarship – This scholarship grant is looking for average
(2.5 – 3.5 GPA) students who are hard-working, motivated and involved in the local
community and plan to attend a 2 year community college or vocational training.
Please see Mr. Her for an application.

April 29, 2011
Civil Service Employees Insurance Company Scholarship – Are you the child of a
full-time or retired public employee (i.e., fire fighter, police officer, educator, postal
employee, military personnel, etc.)? Do you like to write? If so, CSE Insurance is
awarding $500 to $1500 scholarships based on the merit of student essays that
propose ways to reduce the accident rate among teenagers. Students must have
a 3.0 GPA and have been accepted to an accredited two- or four-year college by
Fall 2010. For more information and an application,
please visit www.cseinsurance.com/scholarship.htm.

April 29, 2011
Del Paso Foundation: Bud Roberts Memorial Scholarship – The scholarship amounts
will vary, but each award will be at least $2,000 and is renewable annually. The
purpose of these scholarships is to help pay for college or university expenses,
including tuition, institutional fees, books and supplies. To be eligible, an applicant
must be an employee, or have a parent or legal guardian who is an employee, of a
ny golf course or its related hospitality facility (i.e. snack bar, restaurant or lounge)
located within Sacramento County, demonstrate financial need, and have applied
and been accepted at an accredited college or university. For more information
and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

April 30, 2011
Sunkist – The A.W. Bodine-Sunkist Memorial Scholarship – This scholars will provide
funds for undergraduates students from agricultural backgrounds who are in need of
financial assistance to further their education. Qualifying student must have a background
in california agriculture. For example, the student or someone in the students immediate
family must have derived the marjoity of this or her inocme form agriculture.

April 30, 2011


Iota Sigma Chapter Grant in Aid - Iota Sigma is looking for quality students with a desire to have
a career in education as a credentialed teacher or support personnel, and demonstrates
interest and knowledge in working with children and/or youth. The qualifying students
must demonstrate a past successful record, maintaining a “B” average or better. A
grant of $200 will be given in the spring to a worthy high school student meeting the
qualification. Please see Mr. Her for an application.

April 30, 2011
Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship - This $5000 scholarship is open to students currently enrolled
as high school students or first-year college students. To be eligible for this award you must
be under 25 years of age and answer both of the essay questions. For more information, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/8809/healthy_lifestyles_scholarship_scholarship.php.

May 1, 2011


Rotary Memorial Scholastic Foundation – The Rotary Memorial Scholastic Foundation,
Inc. is a California nonprofit corporation created in 1983 under the sponsorship of the
Rotary Club of Yuba City. It was established to create a permanent scholarship
endowment fund to assist and encourage graduates of Sutter County High Schools
who have demonstrated leadership potential, scholastic ability or financial need to
pursue a college education. Please see Mr. Her for an application.

May 1, 2011


Fel-Pro Automative Technicians Scholarship Programs - High school seniors who will
enroll in a full-time course of study in automotive technology at any accredited post
secondary institution in the U.S. or its possessions. Student must have been accepted
by the institution during the year for which the scholarship is given. Enrolled in a full-time
course that will not terminate prior to December 1 following granting of award. Please
see Mr. Her for an application.

May 1, 2011
The Achievement Award Program – Each year, highly qualified and community-minded
students with a proven track record of academic success, gain admission to Berkeley
but cannot afford to attend. The Achievement Award Program (TAAP) offers these
students substantial scholarship funding and support services to provide the opportunity
of a Berkeley education. The Achievement Award Program is a four-year scholarship
program for incoming freshman students and a two-year scholarship program for
incoming junior transfer students. Only incoming Cal students are eligible to apply for this
scholarship program. For more information and application, go to http://alumni.berkeley.edu/services/scholarships/achievement-award-program.

May 2, 2011
Thomas A. Iverson, D.D.S, M.S. Scholarship – One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded
to a high school senior with a minimum 3.5 GPA who is a previous or current patient of
Dr. Iverson. Applicants must write a one page essay on the following topic:
“Imagine the Entire Universe Smiling.” For more information and application, go to http://www.iversondds.com/scholarships.php.

May 5, 2011
Marysville Unified Teachers’ Association (MUTA) –
Please
visit http://www.marysvilleteachers.org/scholarship-overview.html
for more information and applications. The following scholarships will be awarded:

* Audrey Johnson Memorial Scholarship: One $1,000 scholarship to a LHS student

* MUTA Scholarships: Three $500 scholarships will be awarded

* MUTA Dependent Scholarship: Two $400 scholarships will be awarded to students
whose parent/guardian is a member of MUTA

May 6, 2011
Dial My Dentist Scholarship Program – This $1000 scholarship is available to students
between the ages of 16 and 21. In the fall of this year (September 2011), t
he student must be attending College or University full-time. For more information, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9838/dial_my_dentist_scholarship_program_scholarship.php

May 17, 2011
Marysville Emblem Club – Any average high school senior, residing I
the Yuba-Sutter area, who plans to pursue educational goals at a 2 year
community college or enroll in a vocational/technical course of study. The
student must have maintained an “average” GPA for the last 2 years, must
be hard working, motivated and active in the local community. Career goals
should focus on becoming an active, contributing member of this local community.

May 27, 2011
B. Davis Scholarship – High school juniors, seniors and students currently registered
in any postsecondary institution between the ages of 16-30 are eligible to apply.
Applicants must submit their name, the school they are/will be attending this year
and next and their current academic standing (although the scholarship is not based
on academics). Applicants are also asked to submit an essay of 1,000 words o
r less on the following topic: Describe the three characteristics of leadership you
value most. Discuss whether you believe you possess some or all of these qualities,
and describe an experience where you developed and/or demonstrated some or
all of these traits. For more information visit http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm.

May 30, 2011
Sarah A. Bonnifield Vietnam Veterans Scholarship Fund – The scholarship amount will vary,
but will be at least $1,000. Previous scholarship recipients may reapply. Award recipients
may use funds to pay for tuition and institutional fees. In order to receive funds, a recipient
must submit evidence of full-time enrollment at an accredited educational institution. To be
eligible, an applicant must be a Vietnam Veteran or a dependent or relative of a Vietnam
Veteran (relative may be a spouse, son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, nephew or niece),
provide a copy of the Veteran’s DD214 or submit proof of military service, and be enrolled
in at least 12 academic units per quarter/semester during the year of the scholarship award.
For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

May 31, 2011
Employee Resource Groups Sponsor Scholarship Programs – The Employee Resource Groups
at PG&E are an essential bridge of communication between our employees and customers. One of
their key roles is rewarding college-bound students for their academic achievements and community
service with scholarships. Please note that to apply for a PG&E scholarship, student need to
complete the basic scholarship application and complete the supplemental application to the
specific Employee Resource Group: BEA Employee Resource Group, InspirAsian Employee
Resource Group, Latino Employee Resource Group, Pride Network Employee Resource Group,
Samahan Employee Resource Group, and Women’s Network Employee Resource Group. For
more information and application, go to http://www.pge.com/about/community/scholarships/.

May 31, 2011
Christian College Scholarship – A $2,500 scholarship will be awarded through a random drawing.
The Christian Connector Inc. is a website designed to help students find information about
Christian Colleges. Students who log onto www.christianconnector.com to request
information will automatically be entered into the scholarship drawing. The scholarship
runs through May 31st.



May 31, 2011
The Max and Nadine Dimick Scholarship – The scholarship amount will vary, but each
award will be at least $1,000.00. The purpose of this scholarship is to help pay for
educational expenses, including tuition, institutional fees, books and supplies. In order
to receive funds, a recipient must submit evidence of full-time enrollment at American
River College or Cosumnes River College. To be eligible, an applicant must be attending
American River College or Cosumnes River College, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher,
and demonstrate financial need. For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

June 1, 2011


Accepting the Challenge of Excellence Award (A.C.E.) – The A.C.E. Award recognizes
high school students who have had to overcome great physical, emotional, or social
obstacles and are now eligible for high school graduation. For more information and
an application, please see Mr. Her.

June 1, 2011
S.S. Scholarship Program - This $1000 scholarship is available to any student that is 21
years or under, as of June 1, 2011. For more information, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarshipprograms.php

June 1, 2011
Big Dig Scholarship - This $3000 scholarship is for students who submit an essay that is under
1000 words and are currently in high school or in their first two years of college/university.
For more information, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/8864/big_dig_scholarships_scholarship.php.

June 1, 2011
Samsung Scholarship Program - Win a $1000 Scholarship from Samsung! Technology costs
money. School budgets are tight. Samsung Techwin America is asking students across America
to write an essay on the topic of technology as an investment in education. We want to hear
what high school students think about the ramifications of spending on education technology
as well as alternative ways to invest a school district's limited budget. For more information, go to http://www.samsungscholarship.com/.
June 13, 2011
The Outstanding Youth College Fund Scholarship - The scholarship amount will vary, but will
be between $250 and $2,000. Award recipients may use funds to cover living or
educational-related costs including books, school supplies, computer equipment, lab fees, etc.
To be eligible, an applicant must be a current or emancipated foster youth, have completed one
year of college or 24 units, have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA, enroll in and complete a
minimum of 12 units per semester, and plan to work a minimum of 10 hours per week while
attending college. For more information and an application, please visit www.sacregcf.org.

June 15, 2011
2011 ICBC Scholarship - This $1000 scholarship is open to students that are between the
ages of 17-21 that are residents of the US or Canada. A student can be enrolled or intending
on enrolling in any course of study in the fall semester of 2011. For more information and an
application, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9839/icbc_scholarship_scholarship.php

June 18, 2011
Abbott & Fenner Scholarship - The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors
and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary
institution. THEME/ESSAY: What have you done outside of the classroom that demonstrates
qualities sought after by universities or other educational facilities? Of these, which means
the most to you? The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Form more information, visit scholarships@abbottandfenner.com. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com.

June 23, 2011
The 2011 Big Sun Scholarship - All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they
are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary
institute. THEME/ESSAY: What are your most important extracurricular or community activities?
What have you done to contribute to them? Additional information can be found
at www.bigsunathletics.com. All essay submissions should be sent to: athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com.

June 30, 2011
BBG Communications Scholarship – The BBG Communications scholarship is designed
for students between the ages of 16 and 21 who are currently in or will be attending
an institution of higher education in the Fall of 2011. For more information, go to http://www.breylancommunications.com/.

Application window is ongoing
California Chafee Foster Youth Scholarship – This scholarship is open to students
who are/were in foster care between the ages of 16 and 19 and awards a substantial
amount of money to help pay for college or career technical training. For information or to apply on line, go to https://www.chafee.csac.ca.gov/default.aspx.

Deadline vary depending on competition
SCAD Challenge Scholarship Competition - Offer high school students an international
stage to exhibit their work, the SCAD Challenge seeks the next generation of talented artists
and designers. High School seniors and juniors, and students completing their last two
year of secondary school, compete to showcase their work at SCAD signature events,
and may become eligible for scholarships to attend SCAD, the most comprehensive art
and design university in the world. For submission guidelines and information on contest, visit http://www.scad.edu/admission/pre-college/scad-challenge.cfm.

Application window is ongoing
Mexican American Legal and Educational Fund (MALDEF) – This list is an informative
resource for students, parents, and educators. MALDEF is not a direct provider of the
scholarships on this list, with the exception of the MALDEF Law School Scholarship
Program. There are about 24 pages of scholarships listed at this site. For more information, visit http://maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/2010_Scholarship_List.pdf . If you are interested
in any of the other scholarships listed here, please contact the organization directly using
the information provided. Application deadlines various by scholarships. (Esta lista es una
fuente nformative para estudiantes, padres, maestros y consejeros. MALDEF no es un
proveedor directo de las becas en esta lista; con excepción del Programa de Becas de
MALDEF para la Escuela de Leyes. Si usted esta interesado en alguna de las otras
becas que están nombradas, por favor comuníquese directamente con
la organización usando la información que proveímos.)

On-Going
The Sam Walton Community Scholarship – A $3,000 college scholarship available
to graduating seniors with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and a demonstrated financial
need. Application Period Opens November 1, 2010. For more information, go to http://walmartstores.com/CommunityGiving/8736.aspx?p=236.

· The Sam Walton Community Scholarship – A $3,000 college scholarship available
to graduating seniors with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and a demonstrated financial need.

· The Wal-Mart Dependent Scholarship (Formerly Wal-Mart Associate Scholarship) –
A $3,000 college scholarship available to Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club dependents of
associates who are graduating seniors with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and a
demonstrated financial need.

· Walton Family Foundation Scholarship (Administered by the Wal-Mart Foundation)
Administered by the Wal-Mart Foundation, the Walton Family Foundation Scholarship
is a $13,000 scholarship paid out over four years. Applications must be dependents
of Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club associates, have at least a 22 ACT or 1030 SAT
(Critical Reading + Math) score and prove financial need.

Application due dates vary
Art Institutes Scholarship Program – Students interested in attending one of the Art
Institute campuses should apply. Scholarships are available in a variety of fields
including photography, fashion design, interior design and more.
Visit www.artinstitutes.edu/competitions/high-school.aspx for more information.

On-Going
Best Buy Scholarship – 1,000 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students
in grades 9-12 who have solid grades and are involved in volunteer community
service or work experience. Students must be planning to attend a college,
university or tech school in the fall immediately following their high school graduation.
More information can be found at www.bestbuy.com/scholarships. Application
will be available in January 2011.

On-Going
National Directory of Scholarships, Internships, and Fellowships for Asian American and
Pacific Islander Students - The Asian American Studies Program is proud to present, in
conjunction with the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL), OCA, and State
Farm®, the 2009-2011 National Directory of Scholarships, Internships, and Fellowships
for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students. This year we are celebrating the
landmark publication of this directory, the first in the United States to provide a
comprehensive list of scholarships, internships, and fellowships dedicated to serving
the Asian American population.
For a complete list, go to http://www.aast.umd.edu/APIA-ScholarshipDirectory.pdf.