Scholarship Details

SAVE [USA] California Strawberry Growers' Fund Scholarships

Scholarship Description

The California Strawberry Scholarship Program has awarded more than
$2 million to hundreds of children of strawberry farmworkers.

Countless students and graduates are pursuing their passions and working in careers that span a wide range of professions. Additionally, many return to their hometowns to give back to their local communities and serve as inspirational role models.

Scholarship awards are intended to provide assistance with tuition, room and board, textbooks, and other educational expenses associated with college enrollment. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.

Field of Study


Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: $400.00-$5000.00
  • Application Deadline: 15- Feb (Reopening in October)
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: UNSPECIFIED
Application Address
Contact Information

Dyann Meschi, Scholarship Coordinator
or call 831.724.1301.

Minimum Requirement

First-time applicants must have a parent that is currently employed as a California strawberry fieldworker for the current and prior two harvest seasons. (Applicants may also qualify if they are employed as a California strawberry fieldworker).
Full-time enrollment in a trade school, community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program during the period for which scholarship is requested.
Maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or greater.

Colleges & Universities
  • - California Baptist University
  • - California Coast University
  • - California Institute of Advanced Management
  • - California Institute of Technology
  • - California Institute of the Arts
  • - California Lutheran University
  • - California Polytechnic State University
  • - California State University
  • - California State University- Fresno Campus
  • - California State University- Fullerton Campus
  • - California State University- General
  • - California State University- Long Beach Campus
  • - California State University- Los Angeles Campus
  • - California State University- Monterey Bay Campus
  • - California State University- Northridge Campus
  • - California State University- San Bernadino Campus
  • - Carrington College- Ontario Campus (California)
  • - Dominican University of California
  • - Saint Mary's College of California
  • - Southern California University of Health Sciences
  • - University of California
  • - University of California - Berkeley
  • - University of California - Los Angeles
  • - University of California - San Diego
  • - University of California- Davis Campus
  • - University of California, Irvine
  • - University of California, San Francisco
  • - University of California, Santa Barbara
  • - University of Southern California