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Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

Deadline

 

CANERS Foundation Scholarship

 

·         Applicants must be majoring in Horticulture or Agribusiness related to Horticulture

·         Please pick up application in the career center for a full list of the scholarship criteria.

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 15, 2019

 

Rod & Bob Grimm Scholarship

(Grimmway)

 

·         Minimum GPA of 2.8

·         Must have a parent or guardian employed at Grimmway

·         Students must write an essay, no longer than one page

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 15, 2019

 

Moose Scholarship

 

·         Must have a minimum of 3.25 GPA

·         Applicant must write a one-page essay describing yourself, your goals and hopes for the future

·         The scholarships recipient must sign a Publicity Release Form.

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 15, 2019

 

Maya Cinemas Make a Difference Scholarship Application

 

·         This scholarship is open to seniors who have demonstrated a high level of participation in extracurricular activities to improve the positive outcomes of others in his/her community through volunteerism, mentoring and the embodiment of the characteristics of service, compassion, and leadership.

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 15, 2019

 

 

Italian Catholic Federation

 

·         Minimum GPA of 3.2

·         Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent

OR

·         Either Roman Catholic parent, is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation

·         http://www.icf.org/

 

Apply online

March 15, 2019

 

Sun Pacific Scholarship – (4 year scholarship)

 

·         Application form

·         Two letters of recommendation (one from school counselor, principal, instructor, or other school personnel & one from a person in the community; non-relative and non-school personnel)

·         Sealed high school transcript

·         Copy of SAT or ACT results

·         Essay of no more than two pages explaining your future education and career goals.

·         List of campus and community activities.

·         Child of full-time employee of Sun Pacific

·         Must be graduating senior

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

 

March 22, 2019

 

Sun Pacific Scholarship – (2 year scholarship)

 

·         Application form

·         Essay of no more than two pages explaining your future education and career goals.

·         List of campus and community activities.

·         Child of full-time employee of Sun Pacific

·         Must be graduating senior

·         Sealed high school transcript

·         Two letters of recommendation (one from school counselor, principal, instructor, or other school personnel & one from a person in the community; non-relative and non-school personnel)

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 22, 2019

 

CSEA: California School Employees Association Kern High Chapter #81 Scholarship

 

·         Have been accepted to a 4-year college/university.

  •  Provide a resume with work or volunteer work with extra-curricular activities.
  • Write an essay of 500 words:

·         Past success in the community

·         Future goals and aspirations

·         Characteristics that make the applicant a unique candidate for this scholarship.

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 25, 2019

 

Central District 6/ Central Region Transportation Scholarship

 

·         Have a minimum GPA of 2.5

·         Plan to pursue a career in one of the following fields:

·         Accounting, Anthropology, Archaeology, Animal or Plant Biology, Business Administration, Electrical, Engineering, Environmental Science.

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 29, 2019

 

 

 

Central District 6/ Central Region Employee Family Scholarship

 

·         Related to a current, former, or retired Central District 6 employee

·         Have a minimum GPA of 2.5

·         Plan to pursue a career in one of the following fields:

·         Accounting, Anthropology, Archaeology, Animal or Plant Biology, Business Administration, Electrical, Engineering, Environmental Science.

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

 

March 29, 2019

 

Thomas Midnight Pewitt Memorial Scholarship

 

·         Graduating Senior

·         Application form

·         Plan on attending a two or four-year college or equivalent

·         Must attend Award Ceremony on May 17th at 5pm at the Glennville Rodeo Grounds

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 29, 2019

 

Alpha Delta Kappa – Theta Chapter

 

·         Must be a female

·         Must have graduated from a middle school or junior high from the Bakersfield City School District

·         Application form

·         250-300 word essay (Leadership/citizenship development or endeavor in the field of human enrichment)

·         1 letter of recommendation

 

 

Application are available in the career center

March 29, 2019

 

Gandhi Scholarship

 

·         Write a personal essay in which you explain what you think Gandhi meant by the quote, “an eye for an eye will only make the whole blind.” Also, discuss how you think the method of satyagrapha could be applied for solving the problem the world is facing today. Describe examples of what you have done or what you could do to make the world a better place, following Gandhi’s philosophy of nonviolence.

·         You can pick up the application with more information in the career center.

 

Applications are available in the career center

 

March 31, 2019

 

Juarez Perez Farmworker Summer Scholarship

 

·         Undergraduate students in an accredited community college or four-year university

·         Demonstrate financial need

·         Main source of income comes from farm-work or migrant labor (either the student’s or family’s)

·         Service to farmworker communities

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 31, 2019

 

Bakersfield Chinese Women’s Club

 

·         Graduating high school senior with Chinese descent

·         GPA 3.0 or above

·         Extracurricular activities, community services and family needs will be considered.

 

Applications are available in the career center

March 31, 2019

 

Officer David Nelson Memorial Scholarship

 

·         Applicant must have a minimum of 3.00 GPA

·         Must be pursuing a degree in a Public Service field (law enforcement, fire, etc.)

·         Two letters of recommendation

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 1, 2019

 

The Augustine Family Scholarship

 

  • Have been accepted to a 4-year college/university.
  •  Provide a resume with work or volunteer work with extra-curricular activities.
  • Write an essay of 500 words:

·         Past success in the community

·         Future goals and aspirations

·         Characteristics that make the applicant a unique candidate for this scholarship.

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 1, 2019

 

Kern High School Teacher Student Achievement

 

·         All graduating seniors in the Kern High School District, Class of 2019, who plan to attend either a vocational school, trade school, community college, or university in the fall of 2019 can apply.

·         Please note that there are 2 different applications: one for Vocational School and one for Academics.

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 2, 2019

 

P.E.O Philanthropic Education Organization Scholarship

 

·         Applicant must be a citizen or legal resident

·         GPA of 3.5 of above

·         A one page essay on how you feel you have made a positive impact on another individual

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 5, 2019

 

Budd Ray Memorial Scholarship

 

·         Child or grandchild of a veteran or active duty military member.

·         Application must be type.

·         Must write a 200 word or less essay (see application for more details).

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 5, 2019

 

Ellis & Cora Andrews Family Scholarship Foundation

 

  • Need a 2.5 GPA or higher.  
  • Letter of acceptance of a junior college, college, university or trade school.
  • Provide a 250- word essay on what your goals and objectives are for the future.

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 10, 2019

 

Assistance League Bakersfield

 

 

 

·         A minimum GPA 3.0

·         Must demonstrate financial need

·         Must have community involvement

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

 

Harvey L. Hall Ambulance Medical Scholarship

 

 

 

·         Applicant must have a minimum of 3.00 GPA

·         Student must be planning to enroll full time at an accredited college or university.

·         Must be planning to pursue a career in the medical field; nurse, physician, dentist, hygienist, paramedic, etc.

 

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

San Joaquin Valley Section Scholarship Program

 

·         Must be a student pursuing a degree in a petroleum-related field (any branch of engineering, environmental or earth sciences) and,

·         A California resident or a non- resident with petroleum industry work experience in California, including summer internships & Comet program internships.

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

Contreras Scholarship Foundation

 

·         GPA of 2.5 – 3.5

·         Students must demonstrate financial need

·         Great scholarship opportunity!

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

Steve Strauss  Memorial Scholarship

 

·         Have a minimum GPA of 3.0

·         Have participated in 4 seasons of 2 or more sports with 2 seasons being Varsity level.

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

Athletic Booster Scholarship

 

·         Have an overall GPA of 2.5

·         Have participated in at least 1 varsity sport.

·         Write a one page essay on why you believe you should be selected.

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

The John Wren Memorial Scholarship

 

·         Have a qualifying GPA of 2.5

·         Have been active in a sport for at least three years, one of which should have been their senior year.

·         Exemplify the ideals of Coach Wren In his/her life and by his/her activities

 

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 12, 2019

 

2019 Student-View Scholarship Program

 

·         It is quick and easy to apply:

·         No minimum SAT/ACT score or GPA

·         No essay required

·         No lengthy application forms

·         No application fees

·         http://www.student-view.com/

 

Applications are available online

April 22, 2019

 

SHS Class of 1988

 

·         Easy scholarship opportunity.

·         NO requirements.

 

Applications are available in the career center

April 24, 2019

 

 

Architecture Scholarship

 

·         Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0

·         The applicant must have been accepted to and intend to enroll full-time in the California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Architecture program.

 

Applications are available in the career center

May 1, 2019

 

Democratic Women of Kern Scholarship Committee

 

·         Must have a GPA of 2.5 or above

·         Must be a registered Democrat or have at least one parent or guardian who is a Democrat

 

Applications are available in the career center

May 3, 2019