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To apply for scholarships or additional support with scholarships, please contact Mrs. Itzelth Rodriguez (, Guidance Tech
*Scholarship Information updated weekly


          Eligibility Requirements


Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
  • 9th-12th grade high school, college, or graduate student including adult students.
  • Legal resident of the U.S.
  • Currently in school or planning to start school within the next 12 months


Fall 2020
Sterling Lawyers
  • Must be a resident of the United States.
  • Must be enrolled full-time at an accredited four or two-year college or trade school.
  • Please provide the address of the college’s Financial Aid Office in your application.
  • Please provide your college student identification number in your application.
  • Application must be completed by June 30th to be eligible for the next school year.
  • Students must hold a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Scholarship awards and eligibility requirements are subject to change.


Fall 2020

Kern County Science Foundation Scholarship


  • Be a high school senior or equivalent at a Kern County high school.
  • Have a 3.5 grade point average (10-12 grade - PE).
  • Have participated in at least one Kern County Regional (or equivalent) Science Fair during their high school years OR participated in other science, mathematics or engineering endeavors such as GEMS, Science Bowl, Senior High Math Field Day, Physics Olympics or service-learning projects.
Successful scholarship candidates will:
  • Have special interest in science, mathematics, engineering or a related field.
  • Take science and/or mathematics courses in high school and plan to have a science or mathematics (or related) major in college.


February 16, 2021


Kern County Foundation Scholarship


Kern County high school seniors who
  • have a 2.0 GPA or higher
  • planning to attend a two-year college, four-year university or accredited technical school
This scholarship ranges from $500 to $3,000.
March 1, 2021
California Wine Grape Growers Foundation Scholarship Program/2021 Robert Miller Scholarship
·    Be graduating from high school and planning to attend a California four-year university/state college or a two-year community college in the fall;
·    Have a parent or legal guardian who was employed by a California winegrape grower during the current or past growing season;
·   Complete the application;
·   Attach an official high school transcript;
·   Provide a letter of recommendation from an instructor, school principal or counselor that includes their signature and provides the address, telephone number and position held at the school;
·   Submit a 500 word essay (approximately 2 pages, see application for details);
·   Attach a copy of your SAT or ACT results if you are applying for a 4-year scholarship
MARCH 5, 2021
Tri Counties Bank Scholarship (apply online)
  • Graduating high school senior 
  • planning to attend a community college or 4-year college/university in the fall semester after graduation
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
March 10, 2020
Tri Counties Bank Merit Scholarship (apply online)
  • Graduating high school senior;
  • planning to attend a community college, technical school, or 4-year college/university in the fall semester after graduation
  • Weighted cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
March 10, 2020
PB&J Scholarship:

The PB&J Scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed.


Examples of personal challenges include, but are not limited to:

  • Medical issues
  • Peer issues: bullying, change of school, minority status, etc.
  • Family issues: divorce, death, lack of income, homelessness, foster care, abuse, etc.
May 31, 2020
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