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• The 2016-17 Sierra College scholarship competition is now open. The deadline to submit the application is March 31, 2016.   For more information, please go to http://www.sierracollege.edu/student-services/financial-aid/scholarships/index.php

• California Wine Grape Growers Foundation Scholarships – These scholarships are for High School Seniors whose parent (s) or legal guardian(s) are employees of a California Wine Grape Grower.  To download English or Spanish applications please visit cwggf.org or see Mrs. Brown in the Guidance Office.   Questions call 916-379-8995.  Applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 25, 2016.  

• Sutter Buttes – Aviation Scholarship – To foster the continuance of careers in aviation, the Sutter Buttes 99S is offering a $500.00 scholarship.  Deadline:  April 10, 2016

• WUHS Booster Club Grant.  Applications are available to graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher learning after graduation from Wheatland Union High School.  Two $500.00 Grants will be awarded. Grant applicants must have a 2.01 to 3.00 GPA. Completed applications are to be returned to Mrs. Brown in the attendance office.  Deadline:  April 15, 2016.
• WUHS Booster Club Scholarship.  Applications are available to graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher learning after graduation from Wheatland Union High School.  Two $1,000.00 Scholarships will be awarded.  Scholarship applicants must have a 3.01 GPA or above.  Completed applications are to be returned to Mrs. Brown in the attendance office.   Deadline:  April 15, 2016 

• WUHS Booster Club Performing Arts Scholarship.  Applications are available to graduating seniors who will be attending a Performing Arts (Drama, Music, Dance) institution of higher learning after graduation from Wheatland Union High School.  One $1000.00 Scholarship will be awarded.  Scholarship applicants must have a 3.01 GPA or above.  Completed applications are to be returned to Mrs. Brown in the attendance office.  Deadline:  April 15, 2016 


• Avalos Foundation Scholarship - Established to assist and encourage students in the advancement of higher education at the University of California.  The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates high academic achievement, dedication to community service, and shows financial need.  Deadline:  April 15, 2016

• John & Karin Jelavich Scholarship. The Sutter Yuba Community Foundation invites applicants to apply for a scholarship to attend an accredited college or university.  This is a one-time $500 award to be granted to a graduating high school senior.  Minimum 2.0 overall GPA is required.  
Deadline:  April 17, 2016.

• Sarah Jackson Memorial Scholarship. The Sutter Yuba Community Foundation invites applicants for the Sarah E. Jackson Memorial Scholarship for $750.  This scholarship will be awarded one time to a local high school senior who plans to attend college and major in Education or English.  Deadline:  April 17, 2016.

• Workforce Development Scholarship. The Sutter Yuba Community Foundation invites applicants for the Workforce Development Award.  This is a one-time $500 award granted to a graduating high school senior seeking vocational training in an accredited technical or trade school program.  Two or four year schools are not included. Minimum 2.0 overall GPA is required.  Deadline:  April 17, 2016

• WUHS Faculty Scholarship.  The Faculty Scholarship is available to graduating seniors who will either be attending a college/university, or a vocational/technical school upon graduation.  The faculty wants to recognize graduating seniors who have shown themselves to be responsible and capable of succeeding. Deadline:  May 6, 2016.

• Mikel J. Moreno Scholarship.  This scholarship is available to graduating seniors who will either be attending a college/university or vocational/technical school upon graduation.  The Moreno/Rosser Family want to recognize graduating seniors who have been involved in athletics, shown themselves to be responsible, caring, capable of succeeding and courageous individuals.  Minimum 2.0 GPA.  Deadline:  May 6, 2016.

• Sonia L. Solley Memorial Scholarship.  Available to all active/inactive cheerleading graduating seniors who will be attending a college/university or vocational/ technical school upon graduation.  The family of Sonia L. Solley wants to recognize graduating seniors who have been involved in cheerleading.  Deadline:  May 6, 2016.

• Christopher Savedra Memorial Scholarship.  Available to graduating seniors who have participated in WUHS athletics.  Minimum 2.7 GPA.  Deadline:  May 6, 2016

• Marysville Emblem Club #384.  A $500.00 scholarship will be offered again this year.  The scholarship grant reflects the Community Service endeavors of the Marysville Emblem Club, but it is unique in that it targets students with a GPA of 2.5 to 3.5.  In addition, qualified applicants should be hard-working and motivated, involved in the local community, and plan to attend a 2-year community college or vocational training.  Deadline:  May 20, 2016.

• Sutter Buttes Garden Club.  SBGC is awarding two $2,500.00 scholarships to a graduating high school senior.  Please see the application for qualifying career fields and additional qualifications. 
Deadline:  May 27, 2016.