Teen News: Stanislaus community group scholarships awarded

teens@modbee.comJune 18, 2013 

The Stanislaus Community Foundation and its scholarship partners awarded scholarships totaling $20,000 to local students for the 2013-14 academic school year. (left to right): Nimita Kishore, Clarissa Stuart, Esther Rojas, Javier Rodriguez, Philadelphia Deal, Sierra McGregor, Corinne Stevenson, Justine Jamero

STANISLAUS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

— The Stanislaus Community Foundation and its scholarship partners awarded scholarships totaling $20,000 to local students for the 2013-14 academic school year.

Stanislaus Community Foundation administers a number of scholarships on behalf of local families, companies and schools. The scholarships are for college-bound high school seniors and current college students planning to pursue degrees ranging from general studies, technical training programs to science, technology and engineering.

This year's recipients:

• Arthur & Corrine Shields Memorial Scholarship: Javier Rodriquez (UC Davis)

• Charles Stone, Jr. Memorial Scholarship: Philadelphia Deal (CSU Sacramento)

• Larry Cooke Memorial Scholarship: Snehe Modi (University of Notre Dame)

• Edward Taylor, Jr. Perpetual Memorial Scholarship: Justine Jamero (UCLA)

• Virginia Azevedo Memorial Scholarship: Sierra McGregor (CSU Long Beach)

• Pat Maciel Lubeck Perpetual Memorial Scholarship: Nimita Kishore (California State University, Stanislaus)

• Diane Bava Amador Scholarship: Clarissa Stuart (UC Santa Cruz)

• The First Tee of Modesto Scholarship: Danny Wong (UCLA); Esther Rojas (Grand Canyon University)

• The Modesto High School Alumni Scholarship Fund: Alma Garcia (CSU Stanislaus)

• The Dr. Grant E. & Colleen S. Bare Scholarship Fund: Corinne Stevenson (Modesto Junior College)


Women for Ag awards scholarships

At its annual Summer Mixer Scholarship Recipient Event at Pageo Lavender Farm in Turlock on Wednesday, the Stanislaus chapter of California Women for Agriculture awarded scholarships to the following students:

Kristin M. Alamo, Central Catholic High School, Modesto

Annalicia M. Luis, Central Catholic High School

Dominique C. Germann, Central Valley High School, Ceres

Abigayle E. Durrer, Gregori High School, Modesto

Jordan T. McCain, Oakdale High School

Jorgan A Hanson, Pitman High School, Turlock

Gina M. Lorenzi, Pitman High School, Turlock

Briana R. Slack, Turlock High School

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