May

May Scholarships
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Filipino Community of Watsonville
Deadline:
May 1, 2016
Criteria:
(1) Each applicant must have a least one birth parent who is Filipino or from Filipino decent (2) Parent or guardian is an active member of the Filipino Community of Watsonville for 2 or more consecutive years (3) Must be graduating high school senior (Class of 2016) from one the following high schools within the three counties: Santa Cruz, Monterey, & San Benito (4) Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.0 or greater at the time of application (5) Must plan to enroll in a public, private accredited college or university or in a vocational, technical or certificate program (5) Must plan to enroll in a public, private accredited college or university or in a vocational, technical or certificate program. Description: This is a one-time scholarship; Awards will be dispersed directly to the recipient.
Award:
$500
For more information:
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Mary Solari Scholarship
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Criteria: For graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 who plan on attending Cabrillo in the Fall of 2016 full-time.
Description: There will be approximately 50 Mary Scholarships awarded this year.
Award: $2,500 (disbursed over 4 semesters)
For more information: http://goo.gl/forms/ysCMLCaKju
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Insurance Professionals of Monterey Bay
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Criteria:  Completed Application, Minimum GPA 2.75 verified by sealed transcript, Essay of no more than 2 pages in length (doubled space), applications and information must be postmarked by May 20th, 2016, to be eligible.
Description:  The International Association of Insurance Professionals is offering one $1,000 scholarship to a high school senior in Monterey, San Benito or Santa Cruz County who is planning to continue his/her education after high school. Any student may apply for this scholarship, regardless of their gender or anticipated field of study.
Amount: $1,000
For more information: Please drop by the Soquel High Counseling Department for more information. 
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Women In Business Scholarship 
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Criteria: Open to female high school graduates and re-entry women to apply for four $1,000 scholarships. Must reside in Santa Cruz County. 
Details: Two scholarships will be awarded to women pursuing a business career and two Cathy Schlumbrecht Cruzin' Courses Scholarships will be awarded to women for study in any discipline. Scholarships to be awarded at the June 8 Women in Business Luncheon at the Best Western Seacliff Inn. 
For more information: Please visit the Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce website.

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2016 Alice B. Woolsey Scholarship

Deadline:  Must be RECEIVED no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2016
Criteria: Be a graduating senior who was a graduate of New Brighton Middle School; submit a completed scholarship application by Friday, May 27, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.; have acceptance as a full time student at an accredited college or paid upon confirmation of Community College registration before June 30, 2016.
Description: To support and further the education of students in our community, and through the gift of funds in loving memory of Alice B. Wolsey, former Soquel teacher, the district has established one scholarship of $500.00 to be awarded to a worthy high school graduating senior who was a graduate of New Brighton Middle School.
Award: $500.00
For more information: http://www.soqueldo.santacruz.k12.ca.us/community.html