The Lake County Chapter of California Women for Agriculture (CWA) is pleased to announce that they will accept scholarship applications from male and female graduating high school seniors and college or vocational students now through April 1, 2017. Applicants must be pursuing a degree that is related to agriculture and attend a two or four year program as a full-time student.
Lake County graduating high school seniors and college or vocational students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or above are eligible to apply. Application materials must be received by CWA on or before April 1, 2017. The application and criteria are available at www.lakecountycwa.org. For questions concerning the scholarship program, please contact Sausha Racine at 707.245.4787.
The Lake County Chapter of CWA is committed to promoting agriculture within Lake County through its AgVenture educational program, and throughout the state by speaking with California’s state representatives about agriculture issues. Supporting students pursuing a career in agriculture is a top priority of the chapter.
2015 CWA Scholarship Recipients (press release)
2016 – 17
2007 Leslie Scott
2005 Megan Renker, Jennifer Keithly, Makaila Rodriguez, Erin Comstock
2004 Genevieve Pederson, Megan Renker
2003 Megan Renker, Erin Comstock, Regina Zapponi
2002 Erin Comstock
2001 Kevin Renker