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2012 California Strawberry Scholarships applications available!

Scholarships available exclusively for children of strawberry farmworkers!

We are now accepting 2012-2013 California Strawberry Scholarships applications.

California Strawberry Scholarships are available for full-time enrollment at a college, university, community college, or accredited trade school. Scholarship awards start at $400 and can be renewed annually. The scholarship amount is based on merit.

Funding is available for graduating high school seniors and students already attending college, including advanced degrees (master’s or doctorate degrees), or professional certification (teaching credential, technical programs, etc.).

Applicants submit online applications at www.californiastrawberries.com/scholarships<http://www.californiastrawberries.com/scholarships>.
The application deadline is Tuesday, March 1, 2012.

See the Informational Flyer available in English<http://www.californiastrawberries.com/files/Static%20Page%20Files/scholarship_info_flyer_english_sm.pdf> and Spanish<http://www.californiastrawberries.com/files/Static%20Page%20Files/scholarship_info_flyer_spanish_sm.pdf>.


For more information about the program or the application process, please contact Dyann Meschi, Scholarship Coordinator at 831.724.1301<tel:831.724.1301> or at dmeschi@calstrawberry.org<mailto:dmeschi@calstrawberry.org>.