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Lemoore Scholarships

Scholarship Applications

President's Scholarship Application 2014-2015

WHCL General Scholarship Application

WHCL National Science Foundation S-STEM ACCESS Scholarship

Engineering Scholarship Application


Lemoore Scholarships

The scholarships listed below are available to West Hills College Lemoore students. The criteria for each scholarship is listed as well.

All scholarships are awarded on a two semester basis with one half being paid on the first day of each semester upon verification of enrollment

Alda Diniz Memorial Scholarship

One annual scholarship in the amount of $300

  • Students must be registered in 12+ units at WHCL
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Preference given to stidents of Portuguese  heritage or to those involved with issues related to Portuguese heritage

AP Architects Scholarship

Four annual scholarships in the amount of $250 each

  • Student must be registered in 12+ units
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Business major
  • Scholarship given to entering freshman, continuing students and transferring to four year university.

 

Bernard Osher Scholarship

Up to 16 scholarships in amounts of up to $1,000

  • Students must have completed 24 or more “degree applicable” semester units (or the equivalent) at the time of the initial scholarship disbursement
  • Student must be enrolled in at least six or more units at WHC during all terms in which the award remains active
  • Student must receive a CCC Board of Governor’s Fee Waiver
  • Awards will be adjusted on enrolled status and determined as follows:
    • Full-time(12 or more units per term) = up to $500/ semester
    • Three-quarter-time (9-11.99 units per term)= up to $375/ semester
    • Half-time (6-8.99 units per term)= up to $250/semester
  • Students may apply for the scholarship a second year

Community Education (Lemoore)

Two annual scholarships in the amount of $250 each

  • Must be a registered incoming freshman, current or transferring West Hills College Lemoore student
  • Must be registered in (6+units) at WHCL
  • Student must have a 2.5 or higher GPA

Engineering Scholars Program

Unlimited number of scholarships available for qualified students majoring in engineering at WHCL.  For details and a separate application, visit

Engineering Scholars Program Application

 

Gary Scherer Book Voucher Scholarship

One annual scholarship in the amount of a $250 book voucher

  • Student must be registered full time (12+units) at WHC Lemoore
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required
  • CIS majors preferred

 

Yenger Endowed Scholarship

One annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000

  • Student must be a full time (12+ units at WHCL), second year student at WHC Lemoore
  • Must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above

WHCL Culinary Arts

One annual scholarship in the amount of $500

  • Student must be enrolled full-time in WHCL and enrolled in 6+ WHCL Culinary classes.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.5
  • Student must be full-time (12 units)

Foundation Book Voucher Scholarship

Two $150 book voucher scholarships

  • Students must be registered full time (12+ units) at WHCL
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required
  •  Any Major

Lemoore Kiwanis Club

One scholarship in the amount of $600

  • Students must be enrolled full-time (12+units)
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Preferred: Students in financial need and;
    • involved in campus activities or organizations
    • or assisted college staff
    • or are involved in athletics
  • Awarded to continuing or transfer students only (to a four year college)

Lemoore Lions Club

Two scholarships in the amount of $500 each

  • Students must be enrolled full-time (12+units)
  • Students must be a Lemoore High School graduate
  • A minimum GPA of 3.5
  • Preferred:
    • involved in community service
    • priority to students involved with the Leo's Club at LHS
    • family member currently involved with Lemoore Lions Club
    • difficulty of classes considered
  • One scholarship awarded to an incoming freshman and one awarded to a student transferring to a four-year college or university
  • Scholarship winners will be expected to attend a Lions Club meeting to receive recognition

 

Teresa Anne Mendes Memorial

One annual scholarship in the amount of $1000.  Must be a Riverdale High School student planning to attend any WHC location

  • Student must be enrolled full-time (12+ units)
  • Student must be an entering freshman from Riverdale High School
  • Student must have a GPA of 3.2

WHCL General Scholarship

Nine annual scholarships--one in the amount of $400 and eight in the amount of $200 each

  • Students must be enrolled part-time (6+ units) or full-time (12+ units) at WHC Lemoore
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required
  • Entering freshman or continuing or transferring students only (to a four year college)

Nick and Edna Ivans Scholarship

One scholarship in the amount of $250 paid to a student at any WHCCD location

  • Student must be enrolled full time (12+ units)
  • Scholarship must be awarded to university bound students only
  • Student must be a continuing or transfer student only (to a four year college)
  • Business or science majors preferred

Padilla Family Scholarship

One annual scholarship in the amount of $300 available for student at any WHCCD location

  • Student must be enrolled full-time (12+ units) at WHC
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Avenal High School graduate

Robert S. Palacio Scholarship

Three annual scholarships in the amount of $500 for WHCL students

  • Student must be enrolled full-time (12+units) at WHCL
  • Must be a sociology major
  • Must be planning to transfer to a university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required

Robert and Collette Keller Book Voucher Scholarship

One annual book voucher scholarship in the amount of $250

  • Student must be registered full-time (12+ units) at WHCL
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Preference given to those with family ties to the auto industry
  • Student must have attended school in Coalinga, Riversale, Avenal or Hanford, CA.

Watts Family Scholarship

Two annual scholarships in the amount of $600 are available for students at any WHCCD location

  • Student must be enrolled full time (12+ units) at WHC
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 required
  • Scholarship is for university bound student only
  • Child Development major

Woodson Memorial Scholarship

One annual scholarship in the amount of $150 for a student at any WHCCD location

  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Science major
  • Students must be registered full time (12+ units) at WHC

CSEA Scholarship

  • A scholarship(s) funded by this chapter shall be available to memebers, former members, their children or grandchildren.

  • The number of scholarships awarded each year shall be determined be an ad hoc scholarship committee. The amount of the scholarship(s) shall be $500 per year per student awarded.

  • The award(s) will be available only upon registration to West Hills College, or another accredited college or university, as at least a half-time student. and in the amount of $250 for the fall semester and $250 for the spring semester.

 

West Hills College Faculty Scholarship

One scholarship in the amount of $500

  • Must be incoming freshman or current registered student

  • Preferred applicant to be an immediate family member of a WHCCD employee

Martin P. Young Memorial Scholarship

One scholarship in the amount of $250

  • Must be enrolled full-time (12+ units)

  • Entering freshman or continuing student

  • Students must provide documentation of military service of at least 4 years

  • Scholarship does not apply to active duty service member

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5

Hazel Babb Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Two scholarships in the amount of $600 each

  • Must be enrolled full-time (12+ units)

  • Must be accepted into the nursing program

Bill & Jeanne Gundacker

One scholarship in the amount of $250

  • Must be enrolled in full-time (12+ units)
  • Entering freshman only
  • Scholarship is for graduates of Kings Community School which is operated by the Kings County Office of Education.

Ed Marco Veteran's Scholarship

Three scholarships per year in the amount of $1,200 each

  • Student must be enrolled in 12 or more units at any WHC campus
  • Continuing community college student
  • Entering freshman 1st priority / Continuing student 2nd priority
  • Minimun 2.5 GPA
  • Student must meet financial need
  • Student must complete FASFA application
  • Student must provide documentation of military service of at least 4 years
  • Student must not qualify or be eligible for GI benefits
  • Scholarship does not apply to Active Duty service members