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AVID Kingston Scholarship

AVID Kingston Scholarship

Kingston Technology is known for its high quality products and customer satisfaction in the memory device industry. The company attributes its worldwide success to its core values of loyalty, integrity, respect and adaptability. Contributing to the company’s success,...

Bella Collina Towne and Golf Club

Bella Collina Towne and Golf Club

Members of Bella Collina Towne and Golf Club, a 27-hole golf facility and clubhouse in San Clemente, concur that an occupational or college education is the single most important factor to ensure an individual’s long term stability and well-being. Bella Collina...

Brad Evans Scholarship

Brad Evans Scholarship

Brad Evans grew up as the youngest of three brothers and lived life to the fullest with integrity, loyalty and commitment. He excelled both academically and athletically during his time at Corona del Mar High School (1996) and the University of California, Berkeley...

Centennial Scholarship Foundation

Centennial Scholarship Foundation

When Orange County celebrated marked its 100th anniversary in 1989, the Ccentennial Ccommittee established the Centennial Scholarship Foundation with a goal of creating a permanent endowment of $500,000to provide annual scholarships for Orange County students. Board...

DeVries Family Scholarship

DeVries Family Scholarship

In partnership with the Orange County Community Foundation, Gerald and Veronica DeVries are making sure their legacy of philanthropy will live on through the DeVries Family Scholarship. Long time believers in education, they have benefited from the help of community...

Draper Family Scholarship Fund

Draper Family Scholarship Fund

At the heart of the Draper Family Fund lies an ambitious vision to make quality education in Orange County accessible to all. With a mission to “demonstrate a family heritage of giving by investing our resources wisely and generously for the benefit of our...

John R. Wooden Scholarship

John R. Wooden Scholarship

John R. Wooden was an American basketball player and coach. Nicknamed the “Wizard of Westwood,” as head coach at UCLA, he won ten NCAA national championships in a twelve year period, including seven in a row. During Wooden’s reign at UCLA, his teams won a record...

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Larry Acterman Public Education Award

Having taught for 33 years in the Long Beach Unified School District, Larry Acterman is remembered as a dedicated social studies teacher and mentor. A tireless advocate for public education, he championed improvements in the public school system at the local,...

Mark P. Tiner Memorial Scholarship

Mark P. Tiner Memorial Scholarship

Profoundly influenced by his parents’ successful careers in education, Mark Tiner was inspired at an early age to pursue a degree in secondary education after high school. Actively engaged in his community, Mark was an Eagle Scout and surfed for Laguna Beach High...

Michael A. Hunter Memorial Scholarship

Michael A. Hunter Memorial Scholarship

An accomplished athlete, Michael Hunter devoted much of his time to athletics while growing up in Orange County. After high school he studied at the University of Arizona and graduated with dual degrees in finance and marketing. Two years into pursuing his career, he...

Rick Hopcraft Memorial Scholarship

Rick Hopcraft Memorial Scholarship

In life, Rick Hopcraft gave of himself to others and cared deeply for his friends, colleagues, and the community of Costa Mesa in which he lived and worked. He proudly served his country in the National Guard’s 107th Signal Company on active duty in Vietnam. Upon...

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ThinkTogether

As one of the largest nonprofit organizations in Orange County, Think Together serves over 150,000 students throughout the state of California with expanded learning programs. Think Together helps students from low-income neighborhoods reach their academic and career...

TK Maritime Scholarship

TK Maritime Scholarship

From a young age, J. Torben Karlshoej had an immense interest in the sea and ships. During his early 20s he traveled from his home in Denmark to the United States. After immigrating to the U.S., the young visionary delved into his nautical fascination and...

Ware Malcomb Foundation

Ware Malcomb Foundation

The Ware Malcomb Foundation, established in January 2015, was created specifically for the children and dependents of its employees to provide scholarship opportunities for those that would not have access to higher education without financial assistance. A...