Each year the Foundation awards two 4-year scholarships and four 2-year scholarships to high school seniors whose parent or legal guardian is employed by a California winegrape grower. In addition, one Robert Miller Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year. These awards can be used at any California community college, campus in the University of California, or California State University System.
Eligibility:-Only children with a parent or legal guardian employed by a California winegrape grower during the current or past growing season are eligible to apply.-You must be a currently graduating high school senior-Students currently enrolled in college are not eligible to apply- Demonstrates community involvement, leadership, and/or work history is a broad category that assumes one or a combination of the following: Community service; employment where the student is making a contribution to the California economy which may not allow time for community service; sports participation with the understanding that these activities build character and leadership skills, teach strategic and analytical thinking and promote goal setting and teamwork.
Award Amount: $8,000
Essay required: Yes