The following scholarships are given by local organizations and/or businesses. Each donor has their own committee that reads all applications sent to them and after careful consideration they determine the recipient and winners will be recognized during the awards night cermony on June 10th at 7:00 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. EACH APPLICATION PACKET MUST BE STAPLED IN THIS ORDER 1) Cover Page 2) Student Data and Accomplishments sheets 3) Copy of transcript 4) Two letters of Recommendation 5)Essay Updated as of March 10, 1999...You will be notified of any new scholarships or changes 1. AMADOR COUNTY ARTIST ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must be an art (visual art) major or related career 2. AMADOR COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must attend a four-year college or university Scholarship is based on scholastic aptitude, financial need, character and citizenship, plus extra-curricular activities. 3. AMADOR LODGE NO. 65 F & M (competitive-between Amador and Argonaut) TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be a member of Amador County Rainbow girls, Job's Daugher, or Del Molay boys (b) must attend university or four year college 4. AMADOR COUNTY GEM AND MINERAL (competitive-district wide) TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be entering a two or four year college in the field of earth science. (b) must have a GPA 2.75 or above 5. AMADOR COUNTY OPTOMETRY BIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES SCHOLARSHIP (competitive-district wide) TO BE ELIGIBLE: must demonstrate excellence in biological and health science (b) Candidates will have a interview by donor committee 6. AMADOR COUNTY PEACE OFFICERS SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be attending a two or four year college (b) resident of Amador County for at least four years © high GPA, good character and community involvement7 7. 7.AMADOR COUNTY SHERIFF'S ASSOCIATION TO BE ELIGIBLE:a) must be majoring in a law enforcement field or similiar area (b) average GPA, good character and community involvement © financial need (d) must be involved in the community 8. AMADOR COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN FEDERATED SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must write special essay, see Mr. Mike for details 9. AMADOR COUNTY UP-COUNTRY LIONS CLUB TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be of average academic standing (b) must live up-country © financial need (d) pursuing a career that takes less then two years of training (students must be a resident of Pine Grove, Volcano, or Pioneer or live closer to these communities on or near Ridge Road or Sutter Creek-Volcano Creek Road.) 10. AMADOR COUNTY UP-COUNTRY ROTARY CLUB TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be of high academic standing b) financial need c) good leadership, citizenship, extra-curricular activities d) Candidates will have a interview by donor committee 11. AMADOR COUNTY WOMEN'S NETWORK.... TO BE ELIGIBLE a) for women only b) good character and motivation c) financial need 12. AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be a graduating senior b) attend a community only in Sacramento or San Joaquin Valley c) family member must have served in the military d) must attach a special form with application. ASK SANDI for it! 13. AMERICAN LEGION AMBULANCE SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be entering the public safety field. i.e. medical, fire, law enforcement or related fields 14. ARGONAUT BREAKFAST LIONS CLUBS TO BE ELIGIBLE:a. must be going into a vocational field( police science, computer training, construction, truck driving school, cooking, drama, medical/dental assistant training, cosmetologist) examples SPECIAL APPLICATION...See Mr. Mike 15. BABE AND MARIE GARBARINI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be (a) graduating senior (b) average G.P.A. © journalism or fine art major 16.CALIFORNIA SCHOOL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION(competitive-district wide) TO BE ELIGIBLE: must have a family member working for the school district as a secretary, bus driver, custodian or any other classified position(Teachers are not classfied employees) (b) must be pursuing a job that takes not more than two years of training 17..CHARLES P. FRAKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must attend a college to become a police officer or fireman 18. EUROPEAN AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL WORKERS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP***good one for students that have parents that work at a correctional facility (Mule Creek or Preston) TO BE ELIGIBLE: Pick up their application in Career Center (a) must be sponsored by someone working or belonging to the European American Correctional Workers Association. 19.FOOTHILL GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP***Pick up their application in CC TO BE ELIGIBLE: must live in Mt. Aukum, River Pines, Fiddletown, Plymouth, Sutter Creek or DryTown!!! (2) attend a two-year or four year college (3) GPA 3.25 (4) good character and strong desire to achieve goals 20. IMMACULATE CONCEPTION MEN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP **Must attach an essay stating future goals and ambitions and how the students' Christian values will impact their school, community and future activities. 21. ITALIAN BENEVOLENT SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP (Competitive-district wide) TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be at least 1/4 Italian descent (b) must pick up special form in Career Center 22. JACKSON LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: financial need b) good character, citizenship c) extra-curricular activities d) must be pursuing a job that takes no more than two years of training 23. JAMES WELCH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must have average GPA Scholarships will be based on good citizenship, character, leadership abilities, extra-curricular activities and community involvement. Financial Need is a big factor....So if you have won a scholarship already, please do not apply to this one. 24. LONGS SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be a business major b) leadership and good character c) community involvement 25. MOOSE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must be pursuing a nursing career b) financial need c) average student 26. NATIVE SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF THE GOLDEN WEST SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be a member of this organization and good GPA 27. PINE GROVE FIREFIGHTER SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Student pursuing a career to become a fire fighter b) average student c) good character 28. RENWOOD WINERY-ROBERT I. SMERLING SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: agriculture major 29. SAFEWAY SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Business majors only 30. SIERRA RECREATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be majoring in outdoor recreation, wildlife or similar field. GPA of 2.5 or better 31. SIERRA SERVICE LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: a) G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher b) good character and community involvement Final candidates will have an interview during the week of May 24th 32. SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF AMADOR COUNTY SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be of good academic standing b) financial need c) good character, community involvement and leadership 33. SUTTER HOSPITAL AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must have average GPA b) interest in health related field c) must attend a two-year college d) good character and community involvement skills. 34. SUTTER AMADOR MEDICAL HOSPITAL STAFF SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be pursuing a career in a health related field 35. SUTTER CREEK VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be pursuing a career in fire science, medical or industrial arts 36. SUTTER CREEK LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be of good character and citizenship b) financial need c) good academic standing and scholastic aptitude 37. SUTTER CREEK WOMENS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: Must have a financial need b) average student c) be of good character and have realistic goals 38. VOLCANO PIONEER COMMUNITY THEATRE SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be planning to attend a two or four year college b) major in drama or any aspect of theatre arts, including dance, voice, music, etc. c) participated in drama performances at Amador High School 39. WEATHERBY REYNOLDS CONSULTING ENGINEER SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be majoring in engineering or similar field b) must be attending a two or four year college c) GPA 3.5 or better 40. YOUNG LADIES INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP TO BE ELIGIBLE: must be a female member of the Immaculate Conception Parish and must write a special essay on how your Christian values will help you.
Senior Scholarship Application NAME:_______________________________________________________________________ ADDRESS:____________________________________________________________________ PHONE NUMBER:__________________________ YEARS IN COUNTY:________________ FATHER'S NAME:_____________________________________________________________ FATHER'S OCCUPATION:______________________________________________________ MOTHER'S NAME:____________________________________________________________ MOTHER'S OCCUPATION:_____________________________________________________ COUNSELORS BLOCK...Must be filled out by Mr. Mike or Sandi Glenn CUMULATIVE G.P.A. (without PE)__________ CLASS RANK: S.A.T.SCORES TOTAL:_____________ A.C.T.SCORES_____________ VERBAL:____________ DATE TAKEN:____________ MATH:______________ DATE TAKEN:___________ VERIFIED BY COUNSELOR:_____________ YEARS OF ATTENDANCE AT AMADOR HIGH SCHOOL:_____________ LIST ALL PERSONS LIVING AT PRESENT IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD: NAME OCCUPATION RELATIONSHIP ___________________________ _______________________ ____________________ ___________________________ _______________________ ____________________ ___________________________ _______________________ ____________________ ___________________________ _______________________ ____________________ ___________________________ _______________________ ____________________ TWO-YEAR/FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY, OR TRADE/VOCATIONAL SCHOOL YOU EXPECT TO ATTEND:____________________________________________ MAJOR:________________________________ DEGREE OBJECTIVE:_____________ WILL YOU LIVE AT HOME?_______ DO YOU PLAN TO WORK DURING YOUR COLLEGE ENROLLMENT?________ IF SO, HOW MANY HOURS PER WEEK?______________ HAVE YOU APPLIED FOR FINANCIAL AID?__________ ESTIMATED BUDGET FOR THE FALL/SPRING SEMESTERS ESTIMATED EXPENSES:include tuition, laboratory fees, books, clothing, room and board, traveling expenses etc. $_____________________________ ESTIMATED INCOME: include cash on hand, prospective earning, financial aid from parents/guardians, loans, scholarships and grants. $_____________________________ AMOUNT NEEDED TO BALANCE BUDGET $_____________________________ ADDITIONAL INFORMATION TO COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKET I. LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION...You must submit at least two (2) letters of recommendation. One of the letters must come from a faculty member and the other from a community member. All letters must be from someone other than a relative. 2. TRANSCRIPT...A offical copy of your transcript must be attached to this application. You may request a transcript from Mr. Mike by filling out the attached form. 3. ESSAY...you must submit a TYPED essay with this application. The essay must contain the following information: a. Educational goals and objectives b. Reasons why financial help is requested c. Special considerations/detailed of financial need d. Include a short biographical sketch e. Other scholarships/awards won