SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED IN ORDER OF DEADLINE DATES:
UC Davis Undergraduate Scholarships- http://financialaid.ucdavis.edu/scholarships/campus/index.html $100-$13,000-Graduating senior planning to attend UC Davis in the Fall of 2018. Undergraduate scholarships are awarded on merit basis. Scholarship criteria may include participation in extracurricular activities, career interests. Various deadline dates – see website
Navy ROTC Scholarship http://www.nrotc.navy.mil $180,000-Graduating senior, US or naturalized citizen. Major in a degree of your choice, earn a salary immediately after college. SAT/Act scores, copy of transcript.
Northern California Scholarship Foundation-paper copy available only- see Ms. Arce in Room A112-$8,000 per year for 4 years-Graduating senior and parents must be a U.S. citizen, demonstrate exceptional need of financial assistance, demonstrate leadership qualities, high GPA and SAT scores, participate in extracurricular activities. Have a clear idea of which college courses you intend to do for your life work.
America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders www.FFA.org/scholarships - $1500 in ag-related filed of study. Available to high school seniors or current college student under 23 years of age.
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative www.equalityscholarship.org -$6,000-Scholarships available to graduating students for their services to the lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender community. Must be planning to attend a two yr., or a 4 yr. college/university, vocational or technical school in the Fall of 2018. Applicant must provide evidence of involvement in volunteer activities promoting understanding of and equality for the LGBT community with a recommendation from a teacher, staff member, counselor, or advisor familiar with such involvement.
Tracy Chamber of Commerce Tracy Chamber Scholarship Application Form.pdf 8-12 scholarships of $500 each are available in the following interest categories: education, healthcare, vocational/trades, athletics, academic achievement, pre-law, athletics, community service and Visual/Performing Arts. Qualifying students must plan to enroll in a University, Community College, State College, and/or Vocational /Trade School in the fall of 2018 for a minimum of 12 units (full time).
Gladys Z. Ashjian Memorial Scholarship- paper copy available only – see Ms. Arce in Room A112-$1,000-Graduating senior, college bound, GPA of 2.8 or better, planning a Teaching Vocation, essay explaining reason for choosing a teaching profession, one letter of recommendation from a faculty member and copy of unofficial transcript.
PG&E STEM Scholarship Program- https://scholarapply.org/pge/-20 @ $10,000 & 20 @ $1,000-Graduating senior pursuing a degree in STEM Careers such as engineering, computer science, cyber-security or environmental sciences. Must plan to enroll full-time at a college or university in California.
The Christermon Foundation- www.christermon.com -$2,500-$5,000-Senior planning to attend a 4 yr. college/university in the U.S. Open to California students who parents and/or grandparents or legal guardian are proprietors of, or employed by an individual or corporation holding a California liquor, beer or wine license. This includes restaurants, hotels, retail wholesale grocery establishments, airlines, breweries, wineries, distributors, etc. Additional pre-requisites are detailed at the scholarship link on website.
Black Employees Association of Stockton Unified School District (BEASUSD)-paper copy available only – See Ms. Arce in Room A112-$500-African-American graduating high school senior with a total 2.5 GPA or better. A 200 word essay describing the most significant challenge you have faced, and the steps you have taken to overcome this challenge. How has this challenge affected your academic achievement and goals? 3 letters of recommendation, copy of official transcript.
Caners Foundation- www.cangc.org-up to $2,500-Graduating seniors who are interested in pursuing an education and career in Horticulture or Agribusiness related to Horticulture. Copy of transcript, two reference letters, completed application must be typed or printed legibly.
Robert E. Green Memorial Scholarship-Paper copy available only-see Ms. Arce in Room A112-$750-Graduating senior, attending an accredited college/university, involvement in community service and student activities, 2 letters of recommendation required.
California Wine Grape Growers- www.cwggf.org 2 @ $8,000 attending a 4 yr. University or 2 @ $2,000 attending a 2 yr. community college. Parent must be employed by a wine grape grower. Copy of transcript, SAT or ACT score requested. Letter of recommendation and personal essay must accompany completed application.
The Nijagal Family Scholarship-3 up to $500 – Graduating Tracy High School senior who plans to attend a CSU or UC in the fall of 2018. Plan to major in medical science, engineering, law or performing arts. Must have taken either IB or advanced courses all 4 years in high school. GPA of 3.5 or above. Essay explaining your goals and how you value education in your career plan. Copy available in the College & Career Readiness Center.
Tracy Historical Museum/West Side Pioneer Association-2 @ $500-copies available in your Career Center. Graduating seniors planning to attend a 2 year Jr. College or a 4 year University with a demonstrated interest in local Tracy History. Essay on Tracy History.
Carol Phan Memorial Scholarship- https://forcarol.com/carol-phan-college-scholarship/ -$1,200-Must be a Tracy High Senior that has been enrolled in the IB or Ag Science Programs and has been accepted or plans to attend a 4 yr. University. GPA of 3.50 or higher. Essay required.
Friedburger Education Fund-paper copy available only – see Ms. Arce in Room A112-Amount of award will be announced at time of interview-Senior planning to continue higher education at a Community College or a University or Technical/Vocational school in California. Must demonstrate outstanding character traits, demonstrate leadership qualities, demonstrate need for financial assistance and evidence of concern for others through public service. Copy of transcript, personal statement, copy of financial aid offer.
IPSSA Tracy Organization-paper copy available only – see Ms. Arce in Room A112-$500-Graduating senior, attending an accredited college/university, GPA of 2.8 or better, pursuing a career in the field of Chemistry or Business. One letter of recommendation from a faculty member, write a 250 word essay “Why you should win this scholarship”. Copy of unofficial transcript.
B. Davis Scholarship- www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm -$1,000-Open to Juniors and Seniors. Write an essay of less than 1000 words on following topic: Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship Program http://www.fashion-schools.org /-$1,000-Graduating senior who has a passion and drive for a fashion related career. Intend to pursue a fashion related field at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Demonstrate good academic success. Essay on “What specific skill do you most want to develop”.
Big Sun Scholarship www.bigsunathletics.com -$500-Graduating senior, college bound, currently involved in some sport in high school or in the community.