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Scholarship Bulletin



DREAMer’s RoadMap-This is a national non profit app that helps undocumented students find scholarships to go to college.

Imagine America-Anyone that has graduated from high school and plans to attend a career school participating the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program.  A list of participating schools can be found at You can apply using the mobile app (Apple App Store or Google Play Store) or apply online at

eQuality-$6,000 scholarship for graduating seniors in Northern & central California, to recognize service to the LGBT+ community.  Scholarships may be used at any accredited college, university or trade school. Apply online at Application deadline is January 31, 2019.

Schwab-Rosenhouse-$1,000 to $5,000 per year.  This scholarship is for students who have lived in Yolo County for at least two years and are planning to enroll full-time at a 2 year, 4 year college/university or vocational/technical institution located within 100 miles of the Sacramento County Courthouse.  Applications are available online at Application deadline is February 7, 2019.  

Christermon Foundation-$3,000-$6,000 scholarship for students whose parent or grandparents employed with a company holding a valid California beverage alcohol license.  The list includes restaurants, retail and wholesale grocery establishments, convenience stores, drug stores, airlines, wineries, breweries, etc. etc. etc.  Application is available online at application deadline is February 15, 2019.

Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship Program-Scholarships for incoming college students of any ethnic background.  Must plan to be enrolled full time in the fall. Minimum of 3.0 GPA and be a US citizen or permanent resident.  Applications available online at  Application deadline is February 26, 2019.

California Retired Teachers Assoc.-$700 scholarship for a graduating senior that is interested in pursuing a career in teaching or a related field, has demonstrated the ability to work with youth, have at GPA of 3.00 or higher.  Paper applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is Tuesday, March 5, 2019.

California Assoc of Winegrape Growers Foundation-$2,000 or $8,000 scholarship for a graduating senior whose parent or legal guardian is employed by a wine grape grower.  $8,000 scholarship available for enrollment at a UC or CSU, $2,000 for enrollment in California Community College. Application available online at application deadline is March 8, 2019.

Safe Credit Union-$1,000 scholarship for a graduating senior with a GPA of 3.00 or above and graduating from a high school in Yolo County.  Paper applications are available in the counseling office and online at  Application deadline is March 11,2019.

CANERS Foundation-Scholarship for students majoring in Horticulture or Agribusiness related to Horticulture.  Paper applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is March 15, 2019.

Italian Catholic Federation-Must have a GPA of at least 3.2, be Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of California.  Applications available at Application deadline is March 15, 2019.  

Sutter Davis Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship-Scholarship for a graduating senior that is interested in a health-related career, with emphasis on the field of nursing.  Paper applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Yolo County Retired Police Officers Assoc.-$1,500 scholarship for a graduating senior that has an interest in pursuing a career in Law Enforcement (or a related field).  Paper applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is April 1, 2019

Beta Alpha Beta-Two scholarships of $1,500 and $500 will be awarded to a graduating senior from Winters High School.  Must fill out application (available in the counseling office), submit a transcript and letters of recommendation.  Paper applications available in the counseling office. Applications due to Marcella in the counseling office on April 2, 2019.

Soroptimist Club of Winters-Scholarship available for a graduating senior female student from Winters High School.  Paper applications are available in the counseling office. Applications are due to Marcella no later than 9:00 a.m. May 1, 2019.

CACESF-Scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $2,500.  Student must submit an original essay on the following prompt: Debt collection agencies in the US have an important job of collecting unpaid consumer debts.  Why is unpaid debt collection so important to the US economy, and what personal finance strategies can you implement in your young adult life to ensure long-term personal financial stability?  All applications must be submitted online at  Application deadline is June 30, 2019.



The District and the high school do not promote or endorse the requirements, and/or the content of essay topics listed by scholarship sponsors; those requirements and topics represent the priorities of the sponsors and not the District.

SAT Test Dates

Test Date: August 25, 2018  Registration Deadline: July 27, 2018 


Test Date: October 6, 2018  Registration Deadline: September 7, 2018 


Test Date: November 3, 2018 Registration Deadline: October 5, 2018


Test Date: December 1, 2018  Registration Deadline: November 2, 2018 


Test Date:  March 9, 2019  Registration Deadline:  February 8, 2019


Test Date:  May 4, 2019  Registration Deadline: April 5, 2019


Test Date: June 1, 2019  Registration Deadline: May 3, 2019


Go to to register for the test.  

Cost: SAT $46

SAT with essay $60


See your counselor if you need a fee waiver.




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The California State University System

The California State University System is a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education.  With 23 campuses, almost 437,000 students, and 44,000 faculty and staff, they are the largest, the most diverse, and one of the most affordable university systems in the country:

CSU Bakersfield 

CSU Channel Islands

CSU Chico

CSU Dominguez Hills

CSU East Bay

CSU Fresno

CSU Fullerton

Humboldt State

CSU Long Beach

CSU Los Angeles

California Maritime Academy

CSU Monterey Bay

CSU Northridge

Cal Poly Pomona

CSU Sacramento

CSU San Bernardino

San Diego State 

San Francisco State

San Jose State

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

CSU San Marcos

Sonoma State

CSU Stanislaus

Local Community Colleges

The California Community College system is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with 2.4 million students attending 112 colleges.  California Community Colleges provide students with the knowledge and background necessary to compete in today's economy.  With a wide range of educational offerings, the colleges provide workforce training, basic courses in English and math, certificate and degree programs and preparation for transfer to four-year institutions.  Below is a list of local community colleges:

The California Community Colleges Chancellors' Office

American River College

Cosumnes River College

Sacramento City College

Solano Community College

Woodland Community College

US Military Information

The US Military offers many options for life after high school:

US Air Force  Sergeant Overcash-Office 916-925-5701; Cell 916-752-2000; email

US Army recruiters are on campus throughout the school year.

US Navy

US Marines recruiters are on campus throughout the school year.

The University of California

The 10 campuses on the University of California open their doors to all who work hard and dream big.  Through its teaching, research and public service, UC drives California's economy and lead the world in new directions:

UC Berkeley

UC Davis

UC Irvine


UC Merced

UC Riverside

UC San Diego


UC Santa Barbara

UC Santa Cruz

Career and Technical Schools

Listed below are a few of the career and technical schools in our area:

Blake Austin College

California College of the Arts

Cambridge Junior College

ITT Technical Institute

Le Cordon Bleu

Napoli Culinary Academy

Universal Technical Institute