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General Information

Name California Wine Grape Growers Foundation Scholarship
Number of Awards 6
Award Value $1,000 - $4,000
Award Type Need-Based Scholarship
Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until March 31
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Contact Information

Contact California Wine Grape Growers Foundation
601 University Avenue, Suite 135
Sacramento, California 95825-0000
Phone (916)924-5370
Fax (916)924-5374

Scholarship Description

The California Wine Grape Growers Foundation (CWGGF) is offering up to six scholarships to graduating high school seniors.

Students may study the subject of their choice. However, to stay active in this program, students must be enrolled in 12 college units during the scholarhip award period.

Up to two scholarships being offered each provide $1,000 per year for four years (provided studies continue to be completed satisfactorily) at any campus in the University of California or California State University system. Another four scholarships each provide $500 a year for two years at any California community college.

Who May Apply

Only the children of vineyard workers employed in the winegrape growing season are eligible to apply. However, children of wine grape growers may request a waiver from the eligibility requirement based upon financial need.

Current directors or employees of the Foundation or their children are not eligible to apply.

You must be a high school senior graduating in the spring. Students currently enrolled in college are not eligible.