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Scholarship Announcements

December Deadline

 

Cardinal Digital Marketing: This scholarship is open to Senior High School students and full time college students. Two awards will be given in the amount of $500 each. Students must answer the following question: Tell us about your entrepreneurial experience and how this scholarship would help achieve more growth for you and our economy. The deadline to apply is Dec 15, 2018 For complete information visit their website at:  https://www.cardinaldigitalmarketing.com/cardinal-digital-marketing-scholarship-fund/.

 

Cardinal Digital Marketing:  Cardinal Digital Marketing is proud to offer 2 scholarship awards, each for $500 to a full time college student or senior high school student whose scholarship essay application most effectively answers the following question:

2018 Scholarship Essay Topic

Tell us about your entrepreneurial experience and how this scholarship would help achieve more growth for you and our economy.

Spring application deadline is: Dec 15, 2018

Awards:  Two $500, any senior high school student or full time college student.

Applications will be judged on the content of the essay they provided and their academic achievements. For more information and to apply go to www.cardinaldgitalmarketing.com/cardinal-digital-marketing-scholarship-fund/.

 

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship: To be eligible for this scholarship a student must: Be a U.S. Citizen (or permanent resident), be enrolled (or enrolling) as a full time student of an accredited college/university within the United States for completion of an undergraduate degree in Logistics or equivalent field. (5) awards of $1,000 each will be given. The deadline to apply is December 15, 2018. To apply visit their website at: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11374/north_american_van_lines_logistics_ scholarship_scholarship.php

 

Dolman Law Group Scholarship: To be eligible for this scholarship a student must: Be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the 2019-2020 academic year, be in-good academic standing with your current educational institution. (1) $1,100 award will be given. The deadline to apply is December 29, 2018. To apply visit their website at: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11192/dolan_law_group_scholarship_schola rship.php

 

SBO Essay Scholarship Contest: To be eligible for this scholarship a student must: Be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico, be planning on attending a college or university during the 2019-2020 academic year. (10) $1,000 awards will be given. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2018. To apply visit their website at: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10084/sbo_essay_scholarship_contest_scholarship.php

 

January Deadline

 

10 Words or Less Scholarship: To be eligible for this scholarship a student must: Be between the ages of 14 -25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2019. (1) Award of $500 will be given. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2019. To apply visit their website at: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php

18th Annual Black History and Multihull Heritage Celebration: (Essay Contest):  The topic is: “Cultural History in Yolo County or Beyond for African-Americans, Native Americans, Japanese, Hispanics, Chinese or Others”. Select a cultural group of your choice. Special credit will be given for essays with Yolo County history. Prizes ranging from $100 to $500 will be awarded to the best essays. Participants must be high school seniors, all essays must be postmarked no later than January 2, 2019. Email essays to: yoloblackhistory@gmail.com. Essay length should be no longer than 3 pages. Source materials for local stories are available through the Yolo County Archives at www.yolocountyhistory.com All quotes and copied excerpts must be credited to their source. Participants must provide their names, address, email address, telephone number, and school.  The Black History and Multicultural Heritage Celebration will be held at the Guinda Grange Hall on Fedruary 9th 2019. Winners are expected to attend the event. For more contact yoloblackhistory@gmail.com

February Deadline

 

Local Scholarship Application: By completing the Local Scholarship Application, you will be eligible for up to 40 different local scholarships offered to students in our community.  To apply go to WHS website and click on Students-Services-Scholarships/Financial Aide. Then scroll down until you see Local Scholarship Application. After you complete the application, bring it to Sherri Green in Student Services.  The deadline to apply is February 28, 2019.


Schwab Rosenhouse Scholarship:  
High school seniors who meet all California residency requirements and reside in El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento or Yolo Counties are eligible to apply for renewable scholarships worth up to $5,000 per academic year. The deadline to apply is February 7, 2019.  For more information and to apply go to: www.jewishsac.org/schwabrosenhousescholarships

 
 

2019 John and Eunice Davidson Scholarship:  Students eligible for this scholarship shall: Be a graduating senior of Woodland High School, Be pursuing a career in health-related field, Have been accepted to an on-campus two or four college or university in California, Student must continue to attend classes and keep a min 2.5 GPA.  Submit a scholarship application through the on-line form at: www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships . Scholarship amount $2,500 awarded and paid in two equal installments for up to four years.  The deadline to apply is Feb 21, 2019.


National Co-Op Scholarship Program:  To qualify for this scholarship, students must:  Have a GPA of 3.5 or better, Apply for admission for the 2019-2020 academic year at institution(s) you select on the scholarship application, Meet other scholarship criteria as established by the institution(s) selected on the application. The deadline to apply is February 15, 2019.  To complete your application go to: www.waceinc.org . For more information, see Sherri Green in Student Services.
 
 

March Deadline

 

California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation: The CAWG is offering three $8,000 and three $2,000 scholarships in 2019. To qualify you must: Be graduating from high school and plan to attend a University of California, California State University or California community college in the fall of 2019. You must have a parent or legal guardian who is/was an employee of a WINEgrape grower during the 2018 or 2019 season. For more information and to pick up an application, see Sherri Green in Student Services.  The deadline to apply is March 8, 2019.

 

The Pastel Society of the West Coast is pleased to announce a $1,000 Art Scholarship to be awarded to a graduating high school senior who is interested in the further study of art. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2019

 

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship:  This scholarship is offered to a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a veteran who served in the armed forces of the United States. The applicant must be currently attending high school and plan on attending college or a technical school in 2019-2020. An essay of 200 words or more is required. The award amount is $2,000.  The deadline to apply is April 19, 2019. For details, see Sherri Green in Student Services.


Soroptimist International of Woodland: This scholarship is geared towards young women with a 2.0 GPA or better who have experienced obstacles to education but are still thriving and are planning to pursue a post high school education in a vocational school or college. To be eligible to apply a student must be: a young women, a graduating senior, attend Woodland High School, have a GPA of 2.0 or higher, and plan on attending a college or trade school next year. Award amount is $1,000. To apply you can pick up an application in Student Services. Deadline to apply is March 15, 2019.
 

May Deadline

 

The Zebra “Show off Your Stripes” 2018 Scholarship: Send us a video or a three-photo album of you and your best friend, your grandma, your neighbor — it’s totally up to you — and tell us what different things you like about each other, what you’ve learned from your relationship, or what message you have about inclusiveness to share with the world. However you choose to say it, one thing is important to remember: we’re here to applaud our uniqueness’s. We hope you’ll join us!  Applicants must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school located in the continental United States. Upon notification, the winner must supply a current proof of enrollment or letter of acceptance.

  • Entrants have the option to create an original video not exceeding two minutes. Each video submission must be hosted on YouTube or Vimeo, and should be submitted by email to scholarships@thezebra.com.

  • If you prefer not to submit a video, entrants have the option to instead create a three-(3) photo album. Each album submission must be posted on Instagram or Facebook and must tag The Zebra (@TheZebraCo) with your post. Please also send the same three images to scholarships@thezebra.com with the same description as you’ve posted on social media.

  • With your submission, please include your name, address, and phone number.

  • The selected winner will be awarded a check for $1,000.

  • Applications must be received no later than 11:59pm CST on May 31, 2019.

  • The winner will be selected and notified by email by June 15, 2019.

  • Submissions will be judged by The Zebra and the winner will be selected based on creativity in the content and presentation.

  • Upon notification, winner must also supply a current proof of enrollment at a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school located in the continental United States.

For more information visit their website at: https://www.thezebra.com/insurance-news/5994/scholarship-the-zebra/

 
The University of California

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The University of California opened its doors in 1869 with just 10 faculty members and 38 students. Today, the UC system includes more than 238,000 students and more than 190,000 faculty and staff, with more than 1.7 million alumni living and working around the world. (University of California. 26 Sept. 2013. Web. 27 Oct. 2015.)

UC Berkeley: http://www.berkeley.edu/

UC Davis: http://ucdavis.edu/

UC Irvine: http://uci.edu/

UC LA: http://www.ucla.edu/

UC Merced: http://www.ucmerced.edu/

UC Riverside: http://www.ucr.edu/

UC San Diego: http://ucsd.edu/

UC San Francisco: http://www.ucsf.edu/

UC Santa Barbara: http://www.ucsb.edu/

UC Santa Cruz: http://www.ucsc.edu/
California Community Colleges

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The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with 2.1 million students attending 113 colleges. Our colleges provide students with the knowledge and background necessary to compete in today’s economy. With a wide range of educational offerings, the colleges provide workforce training, basic courses in English and Math, certificate and degree programs, and preparation for transfer to four-year institutions. (Welcome to CCC. Web. 27 Oct. 2015.)

Local Schools:

Woodland Community College: http://wcc.yccd.edu/

American River College: http://www.arc.losrios.edu/

Sacramento City College: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/

Cosumnes River College: http://www.crc.losrios.edu/

Folsom Lake College:  http://www.flc.losrios.edu/

Sierra College: http://www.sierracollege.edu/
Career and Technical Schools

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Counselors encourage students to look at all options for post high school academics. Before committing to any program or paying for anything, please contact your counselor.

California College of the Arts: https://www.cca.edu/

Cambridge Junior College: http://www.cambridge.edu/

ITT Technical Institute: https://www.itt-tech.edu/ 

Le Cordon Bleu: http://lecordonbleu-usa.com/sacramento

Universal Technical Institute: http://www.uti.edu/  
The California State University

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The CSU is a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education. With 23 campuses, 460,000 students, and 47,000 faculty and staff, we are the largest, the most diverse, and one of the most affordable university systems in the country. (The California State University | Working for California. Web. 27 Oct. 2015.)


CSU Bakersfield: http://www.csub.edu/

CSU Channel Islands: http://www.csuci.edu/

CSU Chico: http://www.csuchico.edu/

CSU Dominguez Hills: http://www.csudh.edu/

CSU East Bay: http://www20.csueastbay.edu/

CSU Fresno: http://www.fresnostate.edu/

CSU Fullerton: http://www.fullerton.edu/

Humboldt State University: http://www.humboldt.edu/

CSU Long Beach: http://www.csulb.edu/

CSU Los Angeles: http://www.calstatela.edu/

CSU Maritime Academy: https://www.csum.edu/

CSU Monterey Bay: https://csumb.edu/

CSU Northridge: http://www.csun.edu/ 

Cal Poly Pomona: http://www.cpp.edu/

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo: http://www.calpoly.edu/

CSU Sacramento: http://www.csus.edu/

CSU San Bernardino: http://www.csusb.edu/

San Diego State University: http://www.sdsu.edu/

San Francisco State University: http://www.sfsu.edu/

San Jose State University: http://www.sjsu.edu/

CSU San Marcos: http://www.csusm.edu/

Sonoma State University: http://www.sonoma.edu/

CSU Stanislaus: https://www.csustan.edu/
The Unites States Military

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At Woodland High School, the counseling departments works closely with Military liaisons to provide the most up-to-date information to our students. Students can sign up in the Student Services office to meet individually with a recruiter for more information.

US Air Force: http://www.airforce.com/

US Army: http://www.goarmy.com/

US Navy: http://www.navy.com/

US Marines: http://www.marines.com/home