Scholarships


Scholarship Opportunities

Thank you so much to all that applied for our 2014 scholarships. We had more than 400 qualified individuals apply in 2014.

Check back for class of 2015 scholarship applications starting in January of 2015!

 

Eligibility

To be considered for the Youth on Course scholarship, each applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited Northern California high school with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Have been accepted for enrollment at a four-year college or university the same year that the scholarship is awarded. If the applicant is awaiting application results, the official acceptance letter must be submitted for consideration.

 

Creating a New Scholarship

If you are interested in funding a scholarship, please fill out this form and contact Adam Heieck, Executive Director at 831-622-8231 or aheieck@ncga.org. Thank you for your support.

 

Scholarship Recipients

Introducing, the Youth on Course Class of 2014:

  • Alberto Alvarado of Santa Rosa will attend UC Santa Barbara to study Economics (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Annika Anderson of Sacramento will attend UC Berkeley to study Molecular Biology (Linda Y. Rindt)
  • Elizabeth Azevedo of Merced will attend University of Michigan to study Communications (Thompson Family Scholar)
  • Kelsey Belli of Vacaville will attend Chico State (Honors Program) to study Foreign Linguistics (Thawley Family)
  • Angela Brown of Oakland will attend American University in Washington DC to study International Studies (George Miller)
  • Sammy Carey of Clovis will attend UC Davis (Honors Program) to study Political Science (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Zaria Clemmons of San Francisco will attend Agnes Scott College in Georgia to study Communications (Amelia Thornton)
  • Zenay Clemmons of San Francisco will attend Agnes Scott College in Georgia to study Business and International Studies (Dr. Bettye Saxon)
  • Noe Garza of Selma will attend Fresno Pacific University to study Biology (Tom Carter)
  • Stephanie Giori of Arcata will attend UC Davis to study Genetics (Linda Y. Rindt)
  • Eulalia Gutierrez Garcia of Hollister will attend Cal Poly to study Business (Chevron)
  • Craig Kampen of Visalia will attend UC Davis to study Medical Engineering (Cheryl & Dan Hansford)
  • Vanessa Li of San Francisco will attend UC Berkeley to study Public Health (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Eric Medina of Fort Bragg will attend UC Santa Cruz to study Political Science (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Jacqueline Medina of Salinas will attend Fresno State to study Agricultural Business (Paul Porter Memorial)
  • Emanuel Nunez of Gustine will attend UC Merced to study Biology (Chevron)
  • Kishan Patel of Santa Cruz will attend UC Davis to study Biology (Chevron)
  • Paulina Prasad of Sonoma will attend Boston University to study International Relations (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Max Reichart of Forest Hill will attend Cal Poly to study Communications/Journalism (Mike Cinelli)
  • Dreama Rhodes of Merced will attend UCLA to study Mathematics (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Palmer Runberg of Willits will attend UC Santa Barbara to study Film (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Lilavaline (Tina) Saensombath of Fresno will attend Fresno State to study Biology (Chevron)
  • Christopher Seruge of San Francisco will attend UC Santa Cruz to study Computer Science and Robotics (Linda Y. Rindt)
  • Anthony Speer of Merced will attend Fresno Pacific to study Pre-Physical Therapy (Chevron)
  • Zhicong (Brian) Wang of San Francisco will attend UC Berkeley (Linda Y. Rindt)
  • Samuel Waterstone of San Anselmo will attend UC Santa Barbara (Stephanie & David Baker)
  • Jantel Wells of Sacramento will attend UC Merced to study Applied Mathematics (Nancy & Bill Hammonds)
  • Frances Wilson of Hanford will attend Fresno State to study Criminology (Anne Kezirian)
  • Kelsey Wong of Fremont will attend UC Berkeley to study Political Science (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Charlotte Woo of San Francisco will attend New York University to study Computer Science (Chevron)
  • Theresa Woods of Sonora will attend San Diego State to study Biomedical Engineering (Mark Cooley)
  • Desirae Woodson of Yuba City will attend Chico State to study Liberal Studies (Paul & Diane Morton)
  • Xiaofan Wu of San Francisco will attend Wellesley College in Massachusetts to study Political Science (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Min Ying Yang of Oakland  will attend UC Berkeley to study Applied Mathematics (Stacey Baba)
  • Jasmine Yiggins of Clearlake will attend California State University East Bay to study Nursing (Bill Hauck Memorial)
  • Michael Yussuf-Mounthault of Oakland will attend UC Santa Cruz to study Legal Studies (Lisa & Douglas Goldman Fund)
  • Xiao Yan (Kelly) Zhao of Tai Shan, China will attend UC Berkeley to study Linguistics and Education (Jaunich Family)

 

 

Past Scholars:

2013 Goldman Family Scholars

  • Bella Ayala of Merced, attends UCLA
  • Angelica Ayala of Merced attends UCLA
  • Peixing He of San Francisco attends University of California, Davis
  • Tu Hoang of West Sacramento attends University of California, Berkeley
  • Sara Dixon of Sacramento attends University of California, Berkeley
  • Nicole Johnston of Redding attends San Diego State University
  • Karen Gonzalez of Woodland attends University of California, Berkeley
  • Elizabeth Leavitt of Salinas attends Methodist University, North Carolina
  • Dimitri Rosenberger of Orangevale attends University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 2013 Hally and Chris Clark Scholar

  • Jenna Whitney of Yreka attends Northwest Nazaren University
  • 2013 Dawn M. Quinn Scholar

  • Hien Do of San Jose attends University of California, Berkeley
  • 2013 Linda Y. Rindt Scholar

  • Morrakot Oueneklap of San Rafael attends University of California, Berkeley
  • Charlie Dalton of Novato attends University of Nevada, Reno
  • 2013 Morton Foundation Scholars

  • Kawal Preet of Santa Clara attends Santa Clara University
  • Halen Dingel of Quincy attends Chico State University
  • Cathy Vu of Santa Clara attends University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 2013 Yost Family Scholar

  • Zachary Carter of Fresno attends California Polytechnic State University
  • 2013 Diane and Paul Morton Scholar

  • Sage Fanucchi-Funes of Arcata attends Brown University
  • 2013 Carol and Tom Bone Scholarship

  • Leeza Oyoung of Fairfield attends University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 2013 LeVine Family Scholar

  • >Laura Solis of Lower Lake attends University of California, Davis
  • 2013 O’Donnell Family Scholar

  • Michael Pham of Vallejo attends University of California, Berkeley
  • 2013 Dodsworth Family Scholar

  • David Ho of Napa attends UCLA
  • 2013 Boston Private Bank & Trust Scholar

  • Olivia Bean of Healdsburg attends University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 2013 Jennifer Young Scholar

  • Lavontae Hill of Richmond attends Sacramento State University
  • 2013 Lyn Nelson Scholar

  • Jennifer Kim of Tracy attends Pomona College
  • 2013 John & Tracy Ronca Scholar

  • Jasmine Elliott of Occidental attends California Polytechnic State University
  • 2013 Howard Family Scholars

  • Katy Ho of Sacramento attends Princeton University
  • Nani Schroeder of Mckinleyville attends Saint Mary’s College
  • 2013 Anthony & Lary Lynn Muller Scholar

  • Chia Saechao of Merced attends University of California, Merced
  • 2013 Hooked on Golf Foundation Scholar

  • Mariah Theis of Lincoln attends University of Nevada, Reno
  • 2013 Anonymous Donor Scholar

  • Carmen Zheng of Oakland attends University of California, Berkeley
  • 2013 Youth on Course Scholars

  • Jessica Macdonald of Red Bluff attends University of Nevada, Reno
  • Juan Solorio of Livingston attends University of California, Davis
  • 2013 Paul Porter Memorial Scholarship

  • Esmeralda Hernandez of Salinas attends University of California, Merced
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    2012 Geraldine Elizabeth House Scholars

  • Arron Paulino of San Mateo attends University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to study Professional Golf Management
  • 2012 Lyn Nelson Scholars

  • Bianka Aceves Martin of Woodland attends University of California, Los Angeles to study Biology
  • Natalie Laconsay of Vallejo attends California Maritime Academy to study International Business/Transporation & Logistics
  • 2012 Goldman Family Scholars

  • Katherine Abu of Elk Grove attends University of San Francisco
  • Jael Agbabiaka of San Pablo attends Lincoln University, Medicine
  • Jed Allen Caseria of San Jose attends University of California, Davis to study Engineering
  • Benito Guijarro of Soledad attends University of California, Berkeley to study Pre-Law/Legal Studies
  • Elexus Hunter of San Francisco attends Clark Atlanta University to study Business
  • Kelsie Lawson of Lakeport attends Southern Oregon University to study Psychology
  • Iman Mosieh of Chowchilla attends University of California, Merced to study Cognitive Science
  • Austin Smotherman of Loomis attends Southern Methodist University to study Business Administration
  • 2012 Paul Porter Memorial Scholars

  • Mariela Morales of Salinas attends California State University, Monterey Bay to study Liberal Studies
  • Christopher Ortiz of Salinas attends California State University, Fresno to study Biology
  • 2011 Youth on Course Scholars

  • Kayla Winter of Windsor attendsCornell University to study Viticulture/Enology
  • Kristi Agari of Stockton attends University of the Pacific to study Chemistry/Biology
  • Kim Ho of Sacramento attendsUC Davis to study Physics
  • Kaylin Muskat of Vacaville attends UC San Diego to study International Studies/English
  • Ian Glasner of Los Altos attends Carnegie Melon to study Electrical Engineering
  • 2011 Paul Porter Memorial Scholarship

  • Guadalupe Hernandez of Salina attendsCSU Monterey Bay to study Psychology
  • 2010 Paul Porter Memorial Scholars

  • Veronica Zavala of Soledad attendsSanta Clara University
  • Taylor Dominguez of Salinas attends Methodist University, North Carolina
  • Iyla Ollinger of Pacific Grove attends UC Berkeley
  • 2009 Paul Porter Memorial Scholarship

  • Anyssa French attended University of Montana
  • 2008 Paul Porter Memorial Scholarship

  • Kimberly Anderson attended Scripps College
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