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Dollars for Scholars


Dollars for Scholars

Through donations from Sunnyside District employees, businesses and private donors, the Alumni Association has awarded scholarships totaling $464,000 to 392 students in eight years. These graduates know they have the support of their community as they continue their education.

Special thanks to USA Funds for its donation in 2008 of $100,000 to the Sunnyside School District Alumni Association’s Dollars for Scholars program.

A través de las donaciones de los empleados del Distrito de Sunnyside, negociantes y donadores privados, la Asociación de Alumnos ha otorgado becas hasta un total de mas de $
464,000 a 392 estudiantes en ocho años. Estos bachilleres saben que tienen el apoyo de su comunidad mientras continúan con su preparación académica.

Agradecimiento especial a USA Funds por su donación en el 2008 de $100,000 al programa “Dólares para Becarios” de la Asociación de Alumnos del Distrito Escolar de Sunnyside (Sunnyside School District Alumni Association’s Dollars for Scholars).

Apply for a Dollars For Scholars scholarship today!
Please encourage your students to apply for a scholarship through the Alumni Association’s Dollars for Scholars program. All students who meet the following criteria are eligible:

  1. Be a senior at Desert View, Sunnyside or S.T.A.R.,
  2. have at least a 2.5 GPA by the end of the fall semester of their senior year,
  3. plan to enroll full-time (12 units) at an accredited postsecondary institution (vocational/trade school, community college or university).

Apply now for a Dollars for Scholars scholarship at sunnysideaz.dollarsforscholars.org

 

2015 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Maribel Acosta
Desert View High School
Carolynn Carter Elementary Education Scholarship
"$1,000"

Betsaida Arguelles Nebuay
Desert View High School
Fred T. Bull Memorial Scholarship
"$1,000"

Victor Ayala
Sunnyside High School
Sierra 2-8 School / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Nohemi Ayon
Desert View High School
George & Eugenia Favela Scholarship
"$1,000"

Graciela Beltran
Desert View High School
Sunnyside Administrators Association Scholarship
"$1,500"

Samantha Blue
Desert View High School
Dr. Alan Storm - JTED Scholarship
"$1,000"

Myrka Celeste Cano
Sunnyside High School
"In Memory of Alma J Bowen Buza & Audrey L Bowen Powers, The Twins, Class of 1958"
"$1,000"

Mariela Carrillo
Sunnyside High School
"Rich Mayorga, Arizona Teacher of the Year"
"$1,500"

Gabriela Cordero-Hernandez
Desert View High School
Friends of Diego / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Julieanne Curbita
Desert View High School
Adriana Huppenthal Memorial Scholarship
"$1,500"

Vanessa Delgado
Desert View High School
Sunnyside District Alumni Assoc Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
"$2,000"

Meagan Dowell
Desert View High School
Kino Rotary / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Ana Duarte
Desert View High School
Jim & Bonita Garrett / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Chrystel Flores
Desert View High School
Robert Lee Bostic Memorial / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Paloma Garcia Gallegos
Desert View High School
Mary Veres / Dollars for Scholars Scholarships
$500

Fatima Gomez
Desert View High School
Desert View High School / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Michael Gonzales
Sunnyside High School
Rocky Samorano Memorial Scholarship / Dollars for Scholars
"$1,000"

Antonio Gonzalez
Desert View High School
Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
"$1,000"

Nadia Ingabire
Desert View High School
Pima Federal Credit Union Scholarship
"$1,000"

Jasmine Leon
S.T.A.R. Academic Center
Almanza Family STAR / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Samantha Loustaunau
Sunnyside High School
Simone & Mario Soria Memorial Scholarship
"$1,000"

Luis Meza
Sunnyside High School
Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
"$1,000"

Everly Miramontes
Desert View High School
Isquierdo Family Scholarship in Memory of Delphine Nowak
"$1,000"

Aimee Molina
Desert View High School
Fil & Karen Barrera Family / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Clarissa Moreno
Desert View High School
Grace L. Giltner Memorial
"$1,000"

Ernesto Moreno Ruiz
Desert View High School
Paul Hernandez Memorial Scholarship
"$1,000"

Gabriela Neriz
Sunnyside High School
CORE Construction Scholarship
"$1,000"

Elizabeth Ortiz
Sunnyside High School
Tom Dalrymple Memorial
"$1,000"

Sandra Parra
Desert View High School
Heintz-Laird / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Selena Quintanilla
Desert View High School
Elvira Elementary School / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Adrian Rico
Sunnyside High School
Southwest Food Service Excellence / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Mariana Rosas
Desert View High School
Dr. Raul Bejarano Scholarship
"$1,000"

Dafnhe Salcedo
Desert View High School
Gilbert Lee Koestel / Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
$500

Alphajoy Smith
Sunnyside High School
Hector M. Encinas Scholarship
"$2,000"

Alondra Soto Guteirrez
Sunnyside High School
"Midstate Mechanical, Inc Scholarship - 2015"
"$5,000"

Victoria Souksavath
Desert View High School
Beto Duarte Memorial Scholarship
"$1,500"

Katrina Samantha Tardecilla
Desert View High School
Lauffer Middle School / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Eleazar Togawa
Desert View High School
Pima Federal Credit Union Scholarship
"$1,000"

Nathan Truong
Desert View High School
Craycroft Elementary School/ Dollars for Scholars Sholarship
$500

Luis Urbina
Sunnyside High School
Noche de Las Estrellas Scholarship
"$1,000"

Veronica Valenzuela
Sunnyside High School
Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
"$1,000"

Danya Valle
Desert View High School
Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
"$1,000"

David Vera
Desert View High School
Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship
"$1,000"

Estrella Wells
Sunnyside High School
Dick Tillis Memorial Scholarship
"$1,000"

Genises Yin Vargas
Sunnyside High School
Tex Thomas Memorial Scholarship
"$1,000"

Trinati Young
Desert View High School
Sherry Hardy Scholarship
"$1,000"

Alexandra Zavala
Sunnyside High School
Raul Q. Nido / Dollars for Scholars Scholarship
$500

Click to view 2014 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS