Elk Grove Regional Scholarships for Monterey Trail

ELK GROVE REGIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS 2018
MONTEREY TRAIL HS SCHOLARSHIPS 2018


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ADREANI FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP                   One at $1,300

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Yes       No  _X_           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college Entering teaching or Special Education Will attend full time
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation   Number  2   - 1 high school, and  1 community or business member


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
CLIFFORD J. ANGELL SCHOLARSHIP                   One at $750

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior        3.0 + GPA         Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college or Studying Fire Science to pursue a career Will attend full or part time
university or vocational school in the Fire Service (firefighter, arson
investigator, etc.)Natural Resources & Conservation
Forestry; or Wildlife/Fish/Wildlands

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __   No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation     Number   2



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
CONSTANTINE I. BARANOFF SCHOLARSHIP       One at $500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 3.0 + GPA        Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university Civil Engineering, Construction Will attend full time Management, or Architecture

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes X    No  __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   A student supported by a parent or guardian who has successfully completed at least seven (7) years of service with EGUSD. See website for additional information.
 
Required Letters of Recommendation 2 - high school math or science teacher, extracurricular teacher or mentor; other administrator, teacher or coach; neighbor (same zip code) who has known the applicant at least three (3) years



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
BBVA COMPASS SCHOLARSHIP                         One at $500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending traditional high school               3.0+ GPA                                     Yes    X    No  __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in four year college /university      Not specified                     Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Applicant needs to demonstrate excellent citizenship

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  


  
Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
KAREN LOUISE BEHR SCHOLARSHIP                                   One at $1,000
(Sponsored by P. E. O. Chapter XS)

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               3.5+ GPA                                     Yes    __    No X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a 2 or 4-year college/ university None specified       Will attend full time
or vocational school                                                        

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of USA. Must be a female.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  3 - from a teacher, pastor, employer, or volunteer coordinator


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
BETTERING THE GENERATIONS OF TOMORROW SCHOLARSHIP    One at $2,000
(Sponsored by the City of Elk Grove)

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior. Senior residing within Elk Grove 2.0 + GPA         Yes __  No  X
City limits

Post Secondary Type of School      Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college /university     Public Administration, Government,   Will attend full time
                                                                                  Public Policy, or Political Science

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes X  No  __

Other Specified Requirements   Essay should be two pages maximum describing your role in local government and the importance of good local government. 

Required Letters of Recommendation    Number  2   - teacher, employer, or mentor





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
JACK BETTS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP                       One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior, Cosumnes River College 2.0+   Yes   __   No  X
Student entering or already enrolled in Christian ministry

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in Christian Ministry program           Christian Ministry                    Will attend full or part time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __   No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements       Pursuing Christian Ministry as a career

Required Letters of Recommendation   Number  2  




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
LORIN BROWN MEMORIAL One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior or Cosumnes River College Student 2.0 Preference Given

Post Secondary Type of School       Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university     Must have nterest in Music Will attend Full-time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes _X_    No ___
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes _X      No___ Essay Required   Yes __  No X

Other Specified Requirements              None
Required Letters of Recommendation   Number _2 _





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
CARROTHERS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP                   One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Graduating senior living within EGUSD        2.5 + GPA         Preference given
Boundary
Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in Cosumnes River College      Business Administration/Accounting Preferred                  Will attend full  time
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __   No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Planning to obtain a BS or BA degree

Required Letters of Recommendation     Number   2   - from teachers






Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
RAYMOND CASE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP          Two at $500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior or CRC student 2.0 + GPA         Yes    X    No  __ 
         
Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Must attend Cosumnes River Community College Not specified              Enrolled for 12 or more units

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __   No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Applicants need not be high achievers.  Applicants should indicate financial need but are not required to be eligible for low income loans.  One recipient must be a graduate of EGHS, the other recipient must be a graduate of any high school in the Elk Grove Unified School District.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2    


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
WALTER O. CASTELLO AND BLANCHE ELLIOTT                    One at $1,000
CASTELLO SCHOLARSHIP

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Yes    X    No __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college or     Interest in a career in fine, visual,              Will attend either full or part time
university or vocational school     or performing arts

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation    Number  2   - teachers or adults experienced in the field


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number Scholarships
RAYMOND J. CAVANAUGH SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5+ Yes __  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or four year college/university, vocational None required Enrolling in 8 units or more
School or military if educational requirements are needed

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X _
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X     No __ Essay Required   Yes X_  No  __

Other Specified Requirements      LGBT student who overcame adversity in middle and/or high school or students who have been productive and supportive of issues dealing with diversity and tolerance on their campus or in their community. 

Additional Qualifications:  Essay on the topic of “My Overcoming Adversity as a LGBT Student Or “How I have been supportive of diversity and tolerance on campus or in the community.” Also include your vision for your future. Essay is to be typed, 12 point with 1” margins and no more than two pages.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2 – must testify to LGBT status or confirm student’s support of issues dealing with diversity and tolerance and community involvement.  Family members cannot write letters of recommendation.






Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
COSUMNES RIVER COLLEGE PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP                 One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5+ GPA        Yes __  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in Cosumnes River College Not specified           Will attend full time       

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements     None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
REBECCA & CHARLES DAVIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5+ GPA        Preference Given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university Education/Teaching Pre-School – Gr.12          Will attend full time 
(Regular and/or Special Education)

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  _X_    No ___
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  _X_    No ___ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements

 Required Letters of Recommendation 2 – from teachers and/or community members




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
WALT DAVIS AUTOMOTIVE SCHOLARSHIP            One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.0+ GPA        Yes __  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in any vocational or community              Automotive Mechanics Technology Program    Will attend full or part time
college           or the Ford Asset Program

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
WALT DAVIS MEMORIAL –ELK GROVE ROTARY Four at $2,500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior attending Elk Grove, Sheldon, 3.5+GPA              Yes    __   No  X           
Monterey Trail, and Pleasant Grove High Schools

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university   Not Specified   Will attend full time
(Four year college preferred)

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  X   No ___
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  X   No ___ Essay Required   Yes _X_  No __ 

Other Specified Requirements   Submit a 300-word or less essay on Community Service involvement

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 4 -2 must be from organizations that benefitted from community service




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
CHET & RENO DAWSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP    One at $1,250

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes    __   No  X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a four year college/university Teaching/Education    Will attend full time
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Extracurricular activities should show a commitment to the community. 

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2-one documenting community commitment and one from a teacher



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number Scholarships
HARRIET EDDY MIDDLE SCHOOL ASSOCIATED       One at $1,000
STUDENT BODY SCHOLARSHIP
              
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior who attended Harriet 2.5 + GPA       Yes    __   No   X
Eddy Middle School for 7th & 8th grade         

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in 2 or 4 year college /university        Education or counseling,   Will attend full or part time
      (Preference given)
                                                                                                 
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements      Requires 40 verifiable hours of community service

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2 – one from a counselor and one from a teacher



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE ARTISTS SCHOLARSHIP               One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes    __   No   X

Post Secondary Type of School       Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university       Major/minor in visual arts         Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes __   No X Essay Required   Yes __   No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Attach letter from candidate expressing reasons for seeking the Elk Grove Artists Scholarship, art goals & aspirations, college choice, proposed major and course of study, art awards received, art shows, etc. Preference given to candidates who provide digital images of candidate’s art work (TIF, JPG, or PDF) to be used for selection process and publicity. Student cannot be a relative of an Elk Grove Artist member.

Required Letters of Recommendation 1-From school personnel indicating potential future success in visual arts and that student has received A’s in high school visual arts classes.



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE AUTO MALL SCHOLARSHIP                                        One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0+ GPA        Yes    X    No  __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community college Auto technology                 Will attend full time       

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements     None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  - 1 teacher, 1 community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS One at $2,000
SCHOLARSHIP

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0+ GPA        Yes       No  _X_           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four-year college or Business or Management   Will attend full or part time       university or vocation/technology school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  _X_    No
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  _X_    No Essay Required   Yes _X_  No __      

Other Specified Requirements     Essay should talk about student’s interest in business or management. Attach essay to application.

Required Letters of Recommendation  Number   2  


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE CITIZEN OF THE YEAR SCHOLARSHIP         One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA                 Yes    X    No __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college /university Not specified      Will attend full time
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Involvement in school & community activities expected to be above graduation requirement level

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  3  - one from school, one from community member, one personal (not student)





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE HONOR ROLL SCHOLARSHIP                                    One at $1,250 

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
 Senior within EGUSD attendance area 2.5+ GPA        Yes    X    No  __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/ Not specified                 Will attend full time
university or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Applicant need not be a high achiever, but an average, serious student

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE LAGUNA FORUM COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP Three at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 2.0 Preference Given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university Not Specified Full time or Part time (8 units or
or vocational school credits)

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Preference given to student with financial need. (Must complete income information on application.)

Required Letters of Recommendation    None









Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE LIONS MEMORIAL CLUB MEMORIAL Two at $1,125
SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF PAUL BETSCHART, GARY DAPELO,
HENRY KLOSS, AND TED SCHMIDT

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Yes      No  _X_           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college /university None specified   Will attend full or part time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Minimum of 150 hours of community service or works a minimum of 9 hours a week

Required Letters of Recommendation    None


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE OPTIMIST MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP        One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending traditional high school 2.5+ GPA        Yes    X    No  __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university  Not specified               Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Applicants should have performed outstanding community service.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  - from individuals familiar with applicant’s community service involvement



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE POLICE VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP        One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending school within 3.0+ GPA         Yes  __    No  X                                                                            
Elk Grove City limits plus Sheldon  

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in four year college /university        Law Enforcement, Civil Service, Criminal Justice Full Time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No __ Essay Required   Yes  X    No __

Other Specified Requirements    A one-page essay should explain how you intend to apply the skills you learn in college toward your career choice

Required Letters of Recommendation    None





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE TEA PARTY           One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior or private school senior 3.0 GPA                                     Yes  ___  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in four year college/university   Entering  Military or Major in US Hist.,Pol.Sci. or Govt.  Will attend full time     
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X  No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes X  No___ 

Other Specified Requirements    Write an essay of no more than one typed page on “How do the three branches of the U.S. Government (Executive, Legislative, Judicial) benefit American Citizens?”

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - From different sources(teacher, community service leader, employer, etc.)



Name of Scholarship Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT                                                      TBD  at $1,000 each
EMPLOYEES SCHOLARSHIP      
        
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD seniors 2.0 + GPA       Yes    __   No  X

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community college, four year college /university,                Not specified               Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   This scholarship will be awarded upon either enrollment in or transfer to a four-year institution.  

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2  - 1 educator, 1 community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT                          One at $500                   
PRE-SCHOOL GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP               
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD seniors 2.0 + GPA       Yes   X   No  __

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in four year college /university               Not specified                            Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements     Recipient must have attended an EGUSD subsidized pre-school program. Attach to the application a paper indicating which pre-school attended and the year.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2  - 1 educator, 1 community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT STAFF & One at $1,750
FORMER STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP                      
                                
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA       Yes  __  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college /university                          None specified                     Will attend full time
         
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X No     
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes__ No  X

Other Specified Requirements   None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation 2  




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
MERRILEE LEWIS ENGLE SCHOLARSHIP                  Four at $1,125

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Preference Given           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in Cosumnes River College None specified      Will attend full time
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Not required






Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
BOB FITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP                                   One at $2,250

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               2.0+ GPA                                       Yes       No _X_                   

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university      Not specified                 Will attend full or part time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Involvement in community activities expected to be above graduation requirements

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
FLORIN ROAD BINGO SCHOLARSHIP Three at $2,500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 2.0 + GPA   Preference Given          

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a community or four year college/university       None Required Will attend full or part time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Applicants for this scholarship should be students who are identified as having unique learning challenges that interfere with learning in a traditional manner. Applicant has demonstrated the desire, willingness and perseverance to overcome his/her challenges and to have achieved at a high level despite these challenges.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 1   - teacher or counselor



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
FOG WILLOW FRIENDS OF THE FARM                                                                                  One $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior at EGUSD Traditional Schools 3.0 Yes __  No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or Four Year College/University Interest in Agriculture or Teaching Will attend Full Time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements         Extensive Community Involvement (See website for more details.)

Required Letters of Recommendation     2 – 1 teacher, 1 community member





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
FOSSGREEN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes    __   No  X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a community or four year college/university     Interest in Teaching                            Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    None Specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2   -one from school and one from a community service source reflecting long-time commitment


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
FRIENDS OF THE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP Two at $2,800
(Donations from Bell Bros.,Mosher Ranch,Wm. Mosher, 
Pacific Coast, PSWA, Raleys, Memory of Edward Gerber)

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0+ GPA        Yes __ No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university General Education                 Will attend full time       

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  _X_    No ___
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  _X_    No ___ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements     None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation None Required  



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
GOLDEN 50: BY DONORS FAYE BUNDESEN,  4 at $500, 5 at $1,000, 1 at $1,500
EGUSD ANNIVERSARY, DORIS/BOB FOSSGREEN, 2 @$1,250
DAVID/DEBORAH GORDON, HOME FIELD ADVANTAGE & FOR DAVID SIMPSON & FOR
EARLE SMITH, DR. GEORGE KIRBY MEMORIAL, BOB LENT, TIMOTHY PINKERTON
MEMORIAL, GEORGE/VIRGINIA SIGNOROTTI, LILLIAN/WARREN WOODWARD MEMORIAL

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD graduating senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes    __   No  X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university      None Specified                     Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  ___   No _X_
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X      No __ Essay Required   Yes X  No __

Other Specified Requirements    Write a short essay describing: 1) What you have learned from community service and 2) What you have enjoyed most from community service.       

Required Letters of Recommendation  Number 2  - 1 letter from a community service leader verifying com.service




Name of Scholarship:  Amount & Number of Scholarships
HERBURGER SCHOLARSHIP         One at $1,000                      
                                
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior attending EGUSD 3.0 + GPA       Yes  X   No  __

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in 2 or 4 year college or university                            Journalism       Will attend full time
         
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   None specified.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2  




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
HISTORY HAPPENED HERE SCHOLARSHIP                                 Five at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               3.5+ GPA                                     Preference given           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice           Attendance Requirement
Completing education that will lead to Interest in History, Writing, Community          Will attend full or part time
employment

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes   X    No __ Essay Required  Yes X  No  __

Other Specified Requirements   Applicant’s essay needs to describe how communities are enriched by the involvement and contributions of their citizens. Applicant needs to demonstrate interest in history and writing.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2 - 1 school, 1 community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ROBERT HOLM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP                         One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending traditional high school               3.0+ GPA                                     Preference given
or Cosumnes River College student           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college /university      Not specified                 Will attend full or part time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes __    No X Essay Required   Yes __ No  X

Other Specified Requirements   None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
INTERWEST CONSULTING GROUP SCHOLARSHIP       Five at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior attending an EGUSD traditional high school 3.0 + GPA         Yes __   No _X_           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/ university Engineering, Public Administration,      Will attend full time
Pursuing a four year degree or Public Policy

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  __   No_X_ Essay Required   Yes X  No __

Other Specified Requirements    Scholarship rotates among EGUSD’s traditional schools. Essay should describe applicant’s beliefs and values regarding leadership and social responsibility.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - from teachers



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
KIWANIS OF ELK GROVE/JESSIE BAKER                          One at $1,000                   
MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 
              
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD seniors, graduates, or citizen of Elk Grove 2.5 + GPA       Yes   X   No __

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university                    Pursuing a career in Special Education       Will attend full time
or vocational college                         Teaching or other similar teaching for
          students with special needs
Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  X    No  __ Essay Required   Yes X  No __
 
Other Specified Requirements   Essay required with 200-500 words outlining applicant’s personal history and educational objectives.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2 –from school employee, community member, employer, or church member


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
KIWANIS CLUB OF ELK GROVE SCHOLARSHIP     One at $1,000
                                                      
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship        Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior attending Elk Grove, Laguna Creek,          2.5 + GPA                         Yes __  No  X
Monterey Trail High School, or Cosumnes Oaks High Schools 
A member of Key Club

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in any two or four college/ university,                Not specified                  Will attend full time
vocational or trade school
         
Required Participation in School Activities            Yes   X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes   X    No __ Essay Required   Yes X   No __

Other Specified Requirements    Student must be a Key Clun member and submit the following:
An essay of 200 – 500 words outlining the applicant’s personal benefit derived from membership in the Key Club.  The essay must  include a discussion of future plans and goals and a brief description of why a particular accomplishment is important to applicant.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2  - one from the school’s Key Club advisor & one from a school counselor


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
JACK C. & ELAINE LARSEN VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP                   One at $750 for 2 years 

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending traditional high school               2.0+ GPA                                     Yes    X    No  __

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in accredited trade or technical school        Trade or technical course       Will attend full time
or taking a two-year technical college course 

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes __    No X Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements       None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number ofScholarship
SPENCER LEVIN SCHOLARSHIP              One at $2,500                   
              
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 3.5 +GPA Preference Given

Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Four Year College or University None Specified Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes __    No X              Essay Required   Yes __ No X
 
Other Specified   Student must have played sports for a minimum of 2 years or have held a steady job.

Required Letters of Recommendation-    3:   2 from teachers and 1 from a member of the community



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number ofScholarship
STEVEN E. LOOPER “LEADING THE FUTURE” SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior who is a former student of  James McKee               3.0+ Yes __  No  X 
Elementary School
Post Secondary Type of School   Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or Four Year College/University          Pursuing a degree in education Full time or Part time (8 or more
                        Units)
Required Participation in School Activities            Yes      No X
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes      No X              Essay Required   Yes __ No X
  
Other Specified   Must be pursuing a degree in education

Required Letters of Recommendation   2: One from an educator and one from a member of the community





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
MARK MACRES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP           One at $1,250

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Monterey Trail High School senior 2.0 + GPA Yes    __    No X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/ university None specified       Will carry at least 6 units
or vocational school
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     In a letter, the student should explain the following: By improving academic performance from 9-12th grade student has increased focus and desire. Through involvement in extracurricular activity, student has established leadership qualities, and by being involved in a program to help others, student has demonstrated sustained commitment. He or she has overcome some adversity, hardship or barrier to success; i.e. learning disability or family hardship.

Required Letters of Recommendation None required




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP           One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.0 + GPA        Yes    X    No __           
 
Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a 2 or 4-year college/ university                   None Specified                Will carry a minimum of 9 units
or vocational school
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements   (A) Relative of an active duty Marine, or a Marine Corps Reservist or a former Marine honorably
discharged from the Corps, or a present or former U.S. Navy Corpsman who served honorably with Marine FMF Units in excess of 90 days. Order of priority for relative criterion is: 1-father/mother;2- brother/sister; 3- grandfather/grandmother; and 4-uncle/aunt. (B) relative’s Marine Corps Service shall be established from a copy of relative’s Honorable Discharge Certificate, or copy of Form DD-214, or other official correspondence/record. Verification of relative’s honorable Marine Corps service must accompany the student’s application. Applicant must submit a brief written description of his/her relationship to the qualifying Marine Corps or FMF Corpsman.  

Required Letters of Recommendation None required   


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
CHRIS MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP OF EXCELLENCE     Two at $1,250

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
One for a senior attending Elk Grove High School               3.8+ GPA for EGHS           Yes    __  No X
and one for any EGUSD senior                                          3.5+ GPA for EGUSD

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community or four year college /university            None specified             Will attend full time
                                                                                            
Required Participation in School Activities            Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes X   No __ Essay Required  Yes X   No __  

Other Specified Requirements  One scholarship must go to a student athlete, the other does not have to be an athlete. The 250 word essay should address the applicant’s positive impact on the community

Required Letters of Recommendation 3 –  two from teachers and one from an organization where the student volunteers


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships:
NATASHA MOORE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD SCHOLARSHIP     Two at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               3.0+ GPA                                     Yes   __ No X          

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university or Not specified                     Will attend full time
vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required  Yes  X   No __          

Other Specified Requirements  Applicant must be a prior student of Natasha Moore at Harriet Eddy Middle School. Submit an essay on how “Education aids in future life.”

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  One from Natasha Moore, one from community leader, church or school personnel



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
O’BRIEN, RATH, WEAVER FAMILY One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior at EGHS,Sheldon HS, Monterey Trail HS,    2.5+ Yes    __    No X
or Pleasant Grove HS
Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in 2 or 4 year college/university Education, agriculture or engineering     Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X  No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No X

Other Specified Requirements None Listed

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2:  One from a school employee and one from a community leader to verify community service.



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
PETER & SUE OKAMOTO SCHOLARSHIP   Two at $1,750

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               3.0+ GPA                                     Yes    __    No X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a 2 or 4-year college/ university Business, Engineering, or          Will attend full time
or vocational school                                                        Trade-related career

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Applicant needs to be a good citizen and demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - at least 1 must be from an educator who can verify applicant’s effective written and verbal communication skills





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
MELVIN & LENA ONETO SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,250
                                
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA       Yes  __   No   X 

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in four year college /university        Interest in agriculture             Will attend full time
         
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes__  No X

Other Specified Requirements  None specified 

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
PORTUGUESE FRATERNAL SOCIETY OF           One at $1,000
AMERICA CO (PFSA CO 118) SCHOLARSHIP

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes   __   No X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/ university None Specified                Will attend full or part time
or vocational school
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     Applicant must be a member or child or grandchild of a member or donor of SES of Elk Grove.  Attach to the application a paper that states if you are a member or the member of the SES of Elk Grove to whom you are related or an explanation of your donation if you are related to a donor.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
PRIDE OF LAGUNA CREEK LIONS IN MEMORY OF RON ONETO One @$1,000
SCHOLARSHIP
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
A graduating senior living within the EGUSD boundaries 3.0+   Yes   __   No X
including those attending private schools or home school

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or Four Year College/University or None Specified Will attend Full time
Vocational School

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No__

Other Specified Requirements     Student must have a minimum of 300 hours of community service during the 4 years of high school.  Preference will be given to a student who has given at least 20 hours of service to assist a Lion’s Club.

Required Letters of Recommendation    2:  from non-relatives


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
PSWA PSYCHOLOGICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP         One at $1,000
(Psychological Social Workers Association)Linda Heidelberg

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Preference given           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a four year college/ university              Mental health       Will attend full time
or community college; four year given preference
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     Preference given to an African American student.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2   -  One from community service and one from school



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
RIVER CITY BANK SCHOLARSHIP           One at $500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior attending EGUSD high school            3.0 + GPA        Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School        Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a community or four year college/ university Business or Finance Major                Will attend full or part time
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __   No X Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2 -   related to school activities or extracurricular activities




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ROTARY CLUB OF ELK GROVE SCHOLARSHIP     One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
A senior attending EGUSD or a legal resident 3.5+ Yes   __   No  X
of  EGUSD at graduation        

Post Secondary Type of School                    Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community or four year college /university        Not specified                 Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No __ Essay Required   Yes  X  No  __

Other Specified Requirements    Essay should be 250 words or less about community service involvement.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   4  - no more than two from high school sources





Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
ROTARY CLUB OF LAGUNA SUNRISE SCHOLARSHIP        One at $1,500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 2.5 +                      Yes    __   No  X           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community or four year college /university Not specified Will attend full time
or vocational school            

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes __   No  X
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes   No X

Other Specified Requirements   Student must be enrolled in the Interact Program at any EGUSD High School . Student must document 20 hours of community service on the application. Include in your personal statement why you think community service in your city is important.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2 


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
YVETTE T. ROWLETT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP              One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior           2.0  + GPA                                 Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in community or four year college /university Not Specified Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No  X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __   No  X

Other Specified Requirements  Candidates who have faced socio-economic challenges and/or have a learning disability; are committed to completing a college degree and setting career goals; have demonstrated perseverance; embrace new opportunities; have a well-rounded perspective shaped by experiences in school, in the community (i.e., church), and with family and friends. Should understand how the aforementioned experiences have shaped and influenced their lives. The candidates recognize the importance of self-advocacy; believe in contributing to society in ways that increase opportunities for fellow citizens and will feel comfortable serving as role models.   
Required Letters of Recommendation Number 2


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
SANSONE FAMILY TRUST SCHOLARSHIP                                   One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               2.0+ GPA                                     Yes   __   No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university Not specified                Will attend full or half time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes __   No X Essay Required   Yes X  No __

Other Specified Requirements  Requirements    Essay should address how the student has or is overcoming a challenge in life. Applicant demonstrates honesty and respect, remains true to character, and has overcome or is overcoming a challenge in life.  Applicant is a source of inspiration for the ability to bounce back in the face of obstacles.  

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  - one from an educator, one from community member


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
SANSONE SCHOLARSHIP FOR MONTEREY TRAIL H.S.     One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior at Monterey Trail HS    2.0+ Yes   __   No  X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university       Not specified Will attend full-time or part time,.
or vocational school  with at least six units.
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No _X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No _X Essay Required  Yes _X   No  __ 

Other Specified Requirements  In addition to your personal statement attach a brief essay to describe your chosen major at Monterey Trail High School, what led you to the choice, and what is your post-secondary plan of education or training and career goal.  Also, state how your community will benefit from the completion of your plan. Include in your essay: courses taken, assessments of interests, values & skills, academic advising, speakers, meeting of majors, ROP, & senior presentation.

Required Letters of Recommendation  Number 2 – One from community member and one from school personnel


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
RICK & GLENNA SANSONE FOSTER YOUTH One at $2,000
SCHOLARSHIP                     
                                
School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.0 + GPA Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college /university,                None Specified                 Will attend full or part time 
vocational school, or job training  program   with at least 6 units.
         
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __    No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  __    No X Essay Required  Yes   X   No  __ 

Other Specified Requirements   Student is or was in the foster youth system during senior year. Write a short essay describing your experience in the foster youth system and your education/or career goals. The foster youth student who is awarded this scholarship must complete a legal release(provided by the Elk Grovbe Regional Scholarship Foundation.  If the student is under 17, the release must also be signed by the student’s guardian.

Required Letters of Recommendation  Number 2 - 1 from school personnel and 1 from a community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
WILLIAM SCHRECK EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP           One at $500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA        Yes    X    No __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a four year college/ university              Interest in Education        Will attend full time
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     None specified

Required Letters of Recommendation Yes, number and source not specified



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
T. R. & IRENE SMEDBERG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior or college student living within             2.5 GPA                                   Yes   __   No   X
EGUSD boundary area           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in 2 or 4 year college/university                Math/Science major interested in Carrying minimum of 8 units
teaching at secondary level          

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements    Consideration will be given to those who have exhibited volunteer hours serving the community of Elk Grove while pursuing their academic goals

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2  - from individuals who know you but are not relatives



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
EARLE SMITH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP           One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 2.5 + GPA        Yes    X    No __           

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/ university    Not Specified        Will attend full time
             
Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  X    No__
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X    No__ Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements     Student must be involved in activities that benefit and enrich the entire community. Student should have a strong interest in helping grow the community. Involvement in youth centered activities (coaching, peer leadership, etc.) are preferred. Students involved with mentoring and involved with younger members of our community would best embody the spirit of the scholarship.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number   2 –from non relatives



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL ELK GROVE          One at $1,000
STAR AWARD SCHOLARSHIP

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior 2.5 Yes_____   No X

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
4 Year College or University Student must be female and in foster care        Full or Part time
Community or Vocational College      (a female foster youth)        student

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes__     No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  ___ No  X         Essay Required   Yes __ No X

Other Specified Requirements                             None required

Required Letters of Recommendation       Two from educators


Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF ELK GROVE           One at $1,000
SCHOLARSHIP

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD female senior      3.0+ GPA                         Preference given

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university, or Not specified                     Will attend full time
vocational college

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes  __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Student must be a female student.   Student must have completed 200 hours of community service 

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - One from an  educator and one from a community service leader to verify community service.



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
DAREN SUEN SCHOLARSHIP One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior attending a traditional high school 3.25+ Yes __ No  X
within the boundaries of Elk Grove City and Sheldon HS

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or Four Year College/University or Major in STEM (Science,Technology, Will attend Full time
Vocational School Engineering, Math)

Required Participation in School Activities            Yes _X  No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes _X   No __ Essay Required   Yes X  No __

Other Specified Requirements    Student is to write an essay with a minimum of 300 words on the impact they plan to have in the world from having a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) education.

Required Letters of Recommendation      None required.




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
TRUDY TALLERICO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP         One at $2,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0+ GPA                       Yes __  No  X             

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college or university Not specified                     Will attend full time

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Participant in spirit activities such as Cheer, Songster, Pep Band, Drill Team, Flag, etc.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - 1 from an adult spirit leader,  1 from a community leader




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships:
ROBERT L. TRIGG SCHOLARSHIP       One at $1,500

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior 3.0 + GPA       Preference given          

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a two or four year college/university Not specified Will attend full time
or vocational school 
     
Required Participation in School Activities            Yes  X   No __
Required Participation in Community Activities   Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements :  None required 

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  3    From one teacher, one counselor, and one community member




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships:
MARY & AL TSUKAMOTO MEMORIALSCHOLARSHIP               Two at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD senior               3.0+ GPA                                     Yes   __ No X          

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in two or four year college/university Not specified                     Will attend full time
or vocational school

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes  X   No __ Essay Required   Yes X  No  __

Other Specified Requirements   Special consideration will be given to immigrant families.   The 500 word essay should describe what the phrase “Justice for All” means to the applicant and how it has impacted his/her family. Attach the essay to the application.

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  2  - 1 educator, 1community member



Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
WHITELOCK FAMILY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP       One at $3,250

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
Senior  student living in EGUSD including 2.7+ GPA                              Yes   __ No X
private high schools

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Enrolling in a four year college/university  Business or Teaching            Will attend full time 

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes __   No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes __   No X Essay Required   Yes __  No  X

Other Specified Requirements   Applicant must have been employed for at least 6 months during the school year in junior or senior high school.  

Required Letters of Recommendation Number  3 - 1 from teacher, 1 from community service leader, 1 from most current employer




Name of Scholarship  Amount & Number of Scholarships
X HOPE SCHOLARSHIP            One at $1,000

School / Area Eligibility for Scholarship Required Grade Point Average Financial Need Specified
EGUSD Senior           2.5+ Yes   __ No X          

Post Secondary Type of School Career Choice Attendance Requirement
Two or Four Year College/University or None Specified   Will attend Full time
Vocational School

Required Participation in School Activities           Yes       No X
Required Participation in Community Activities  Yes _X   No __ Essay Required   Yes X  No  __

Other Specified Requirements:    Student must be a foster or adopted youth and should write a short essay on how his/her adoption or foster family has impacted your life and helped you overcome a challenge.

Required Letters of Recommendation      Two



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