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Scholarships Office

Scholarship applications at Golden West College are now closed. The 2016-2017 applications will be available in November 2015.

Those who applied for scholarships this year for 2015-2016, the applications are currently under review by our campus readers. The announcements of the recipients will be posted by mid-April on this site. Personal invitations will be sent by email only to the scholarship recipients.

All awardees are expected to attend the Scholarship and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 6:30p.m. in the Gymnasium.

If you have any questions, please contact the Scholarship Office by e-mailing: Scholarships@gwc.cccd.edu

2015 Scholarship Recipients

Academic Senate Scholarship
Melody Mulligan

Alan D. Rowe Memorial Digital Arts Scholarship
Elizabeth Schleder

Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society Scholarship
Huan Dai
Kendall Moran
Lizbett Rodriguez

Alumni, Seacliff on the Green and Weiser Lock Scholarship
Shannon States

American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach - Joy Martineau Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Lyford

American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach - Shirley Pyle Memorial Scholarship
Julia May

American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Westminster/Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach Scholarship
Angeles Reyero

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 327 Scholarship
Morgan Belcher
Juan Luque

Aminoil, C.B. Hill and Dennis F. Roughton Memorial Science Scholarship
Duane Kim

Anita June Duncan Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Angelic Fennessey
April Tarrosa
Cassandra Travers
Chelsea Andreoni
Cornelia Albeanu
Dany Thor
Delia Kwaschnefski
Edgar Munoz
Elena Pearson
Elizabeth Lyford
Hannah Hong
Julia May
Kairalyn Minesci
Kari Sherwood
Leigh Gardner
Linda Nguyen
Lisa Te
Nicole Torres
Sabrina West
Sarah Pinkerton

Anita Lyte Williams Family Scholarship
Melody Mulligan

Ann Tyree Nursing Scholarship
Cornelia Albeanu

Anniversary Scholarship
Phuc Nguyen

 ASGWC Perpetual Scholarship
Alese Tierney
Angel Alvarez
Bao Chau
Caitlin Gustaff
Catherine Bui
Christoper Deluco
Colin Newman
Dania Alosta
Duy Minh Bui
Eddie Favors
Hannah Foster
Huy Tran
Huyen Nguyen
Ivan Hermosillo
Jenna Voight
Jessica Bravo
Karla Rodriguez
Kendall Moran
Khoa Nguyen
Lauren Limbach
Lupita Amaton
Magaly Carrera
Melody Mulligan
Mirvais Aminy
Phuong Nguyen
Quentin Cronk
Richard Naitmazi
Ron Thompson
Ryan Villanueva
Serene Janes-Taylor
Shahood Mohammed
Sim Vo
Stephanie Lopez
Stephanie Vo
Tabitha Grayston
Tan Dong
Vi Chieu
Vi Nguyen
Vy Hua
Zsuzsanna Papp

Assistance League of Huntington Beach
Angelic Fennessey
Chelsea Andreoni
Cornelia Albeanu
Dany Thor
Donna Gill
Elena Pearson
Elizabeth Lyford
Hannah Hong
Hayley Horton
Joel Gilbert
Julia May
Kimberly Brusseau
Lisa Te
Lucia Westland
Mary Phan
Menah Boslaugh
Rosa Martinez
Sabrina West
Shawn Hampton
Suzette Apelo
Thien Ta

Augusta Barker Nursing Scholarship
Allison Byrne
Katrina Tenamura
Kevin Pham
Rosa Martinez
Shannon Moore

Axel Family Scholarship
Danica Durant

Ayjay & Nancy Wilson Music Scholarship
Saffron Brauer

Bill and Ruth M. Brazney Memorial Scholarship
Kiley Blodgett Eskridge

Bonnie and Radford Robinson Memorial Scholarship
Alexandra Castillo
Annmarie Herrera
Avrina Ririe
Chelsea De Carvalho Fonseca
James Foster
Jill Winchell
Jose Regalado
Joseph Ben Dov
Kaitlyn Phumirat
Kenny Stanley
Neil Chagizian
Scott Cassidy
Shawn Beard
Soledad Hernandez
Thai Thao Nguyen

Brunilda "Bruni" Cronk Memorial Scholarship
Trang Ho

C.A.R.E. Scholarship
Monika Carriker

CA Communtiy College Endowment OSHER Scholarship
Alex Ojelabi
Anh Le
Anh Vo
Beneguz Toth
Berenis Amezcua
Citlali Olvera
Connett Brewer
Drew Miller
Evelyn Caballero
Frank Larriva
Gabriel Gomez
Gene Simpson
Jacob Jiannoni
Jasmine Hogan
Jessica Johson
Kenneth Koch
Kyle Kucharik    
Larry Rader
Lea Scholz
Lemon Birol
Madison Varisco
Meredith Pinta
Nhat Hoang       
Oscar Kush         
Quext Truxton
Scott Salling
Taylor Manning
Thuy Le
Vi Nguyen

Carolyn Taft Face Memorial Scholarship
Ngan Nguyen

Cecelia J. Hill Nursing Scholarship
Rachel Pizzo

Children a Priority (CAP) Scholarship - Auto Mechanics
Tung Nguyen

Children a Priority (CAP) Scholarship - Nursing
Briana Burns

Chip Marchbank Recognition Award
Vallemond German

Clara Barton Chapter, NSDAR Scholarship
Kim Brusseau

Community Festival Scholarship 
Renee Weiler

Cora Mora Moreno Memorial Cosmetology Scholarship
Bernice Gonzales 
Rachael Wojtyna 

Costa Mesa Women's Club Scholarship
Karisa Gaston

Cupadicot Award
Catherine Bui

Dan Wiseman Memorial Scholarship
Kiley Eskridge

David F. Anthony Memorial Scholarship
Aracely Fernandez

Diana Carmel Lone Cypress Award
Huan Dai

Dominic Scolaro Memorial Scholarship 
Allen Burns

Don & Doris Randol Memorial Scholarship 
Caitlin Gustaff

Don Rowe Memorial Scholarship
Vallemond German

Dr. Americo Lopez-Rodriguez Scholarship
Gustavo Martinez
Jessica Bravo

Dr. Fred J. Owens Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Cotocui
Javier Venegas
Kevin Small

Dr. James Thornton Scholarship 
Kathleen Pham

Dr. Kenneth D. Yglesias Scholarship
Mirvais Aminy

Dr. Max Lechtman Nursing Student Memorial Scholarship
Brittany Claudio
Dr. Philip Westin Scholarship 
Mark Romero

Dr. William amd Joan Stanley Memorial Scholarship
Nguyen Nguyen

Dr. William Carpenter Scholarship
Ivan Hermosillo

Ebell Club of Newport Beach Scholarship
Ashley York

Edison International Scholarship  (STEM)
Alexander Levinson
Andrew Begey
Anna Smirnova
Armin Khodadad Koucheki
Binh Nguyen
Brandon Nguyen
Dai Vo
Huy Tran
Ian Armstrong
Jang Hwan Hong
Khoa Nguyen
Loi Nguyen
Nathan Torres
Nha Luu
Phillip Lee
Ron Thompson
Steven Nguyen
Tran Tran

Edith Marie Bell Strother Scholarship
Armita Mehrshahi

Edward J. Mulder (HAIA) and Pop Mulder Memorial Scholarship
Bruce Miller

Elizabeth Spencer Memorial Tutorial Scholarship
Zsuzsanna Papp

ENCORE: Students Preparing for 2nd Career Scholarship
Angeles Reyero
Arelia Bouronich
Elena Pearson
Elizabeth Lyford
Julia May
Kari Sherwood
Kate Dollar
Laura Gregorich
Linda Nguyen
Marilyn Ament
Rachael Pizzo
Rosa Martinez

English Emeritus Faculty Scholarship
Kimberly Phan

Ernie Moersch Memorial Scholarship
Marcus Mayorga

ESPERANZA EN GUADALUPE Scholarship
Evelyn Caballero
Javier Venegas

Extended Opportunity Program & Services (EOP&S) Scholarship
Eddie Favors
Huyen Nguyen
Tuan Bui

Fred Garcia Scholarship 
Christoper Deluco

Fred Hoover Memorial Scholarship
Michael Chavez

FV Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Matt Presson

Galles Family Scholarship
Huy Tran
Loi Nguyen

Gary L. Parsons Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Schleder
Ihab Nofal
Matt Presson
Michelle Loree

Gladys Lavoie Scholarship
Javier Venegas
Vanessa Smith

Graphic Arts Faculty and Gerald Volpe Memorial Scholarship
Minh Nguyen

GWC Foundation Scholarship
Candace Thome-Hopson
Krysten Bernardo
Raelyn Blosky

GWC Foundation, Garden Grove Hospital Guild and Robert Rhomberg Memorial Nursing Scholarship - Nursing
Kairalyn Minesci

GWC General Scholarship
Kairalyn Minesci
Anthony Nguyen
Douglas Serrano
Mai Vo

Harbor Beach Division 77 Scholarship Foundation of the California Retired Teachers Association Award
Lauren Limbach

Helen Kohl Memorial Scholarship
Angelic Fennessey

Hens & Chickens Quilt Fellowship Scholarship
Sean Kitchen

Herman R. Tate Memorial Scholarship 
Anthony Tran
Kieu Nguyen
Tuan Bui
Zachary Show

Hornbuckle Family Scholarship
Brett Mcginnis

Housing Scholarship
Evelyn Caballero

Huntington Beach Art League Scholarship
Sarah Wickstrom

Huntington Beach Company Scholarship
Quentin Cronk

Huntington Beach Host Lion Club Scholarship
Andie Hoang

Huntington Harbour Art Association Scholarship
Sarah Wickstrom

Independent Latino Student Association Scholarship (I.L.S.A.)
Lizbett Rodriguez

Instructional Planning Team Scholarship 
Kali Veach

James Jordan Nursing Student Scholarship
Adrienne Encinas
Ashley York
Briana Burns
Brittany Claudio
Charlotte Frazee
Dana Mann
Elizabeth Lyford
Gabriella Suarez
Hang Dai
Karisa Gaston
Katrina Tenamura
Kelly Morrison
Kim Brusseau
Lucia Westland
Marilyn Oda
Mary Phan
Robert Buechler
Rosa Martinez
Sarah Pinkerton
Shawn Hampton
Stephanie Vo
Tien Nguyen
Tonny Ngo
Virginia Perriguey
Wendy Cope

James Pierce Memorial Scholarship
Matthew Knight

Jane Odland Memorial Scholarship
Vy Hua

Jerry H. McGaugh Scholarship
Hannah Foster

John and Sheila Wordes Scholarship
Aaron Bell

John Warner Hopkins, Ron Quigley/O'Neill Sportswear and Mary L. Wise Memorial Fine Art Scholarship
Matthew Swanson
Sarah Wickstrom

Judith Valles Scholarship
Annmarie Herrera
Judy and Ron Shenkman Scholarship
Lauren King

Karen Glines Memorial Tutorial Scholarship
Joseph Perkins

Kathy and Richard Nguyen Scholarship
Anna Smirnova
Huyen Nguyen

Kris and Joe Lightman Business Scholarship
Alison Coover

Leisure World Woman's Club of Seal Beach - Auto
Tung Nguyen

Leisure World Woman's Club of Seal Beach - Nursing
Jill Winchell

LeRoy J. Hedge Memorial Scholarship
Michelle Loree

Little Saigon Scholarship
Tien Pham

Lloyd Hamilton Campus Life Award
Carolina Ramirez
Ivan Hermosillo

Lorraine Erwin & Trinidad Blosky Scholarship
Kendall Moran

Lowell E. Karre Memorial Scholarship
Dai Vo
Hieu Nguyen

Marjorie Shane Memorial Scholarship
Alese Tierney

Mark Johnson, Homer Roughton and Bruce Williams Memorial English Scholarship
Citlali Olvera

Mary Ross Bryan Memorial Scholarship
Kim Brusseau

Mildred Anderson Memorial Scholarship
Catherine Bui

Nicholas G. Fosco Memorial Scholarship
Fadi Alfakhouri

Norma Brandel Gibbs Scholarship
Alison Coover
Heather Trotz

Norma Nisco Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Kim Brusseau
Lynn Cothrell
Marilyn Oda

Norman Karkut Memorial Scholarship
Shahood Mohammed

Orange County Association of Realtors Scholarship
Carolina Ramirez

Orange County Fine Arts: An Association of Artists Scholarship
Long Vu

Orsini Family Scholarship
Samantha Braun

Outstanding Business Student Award
Catherine Bui

Patrons Founders Scholarship
Jessica Sergi
Nicole Offason

Patrons Monarch Scholarship
Chau Phan
Ihab Nofal

Patrons Nursing Alumni Scholarship
Nicole Torres

Patrons Past Presidents Scholarship
Arelia Bouronich
Mai Pham

Patrons Veterans Scholarship 
Colin Newman
Garrett Rice
Shawn Hampton
Yaroslav Dukal

Paul and June Cope Memorial Scholarship
Marilyn Ament

Profesóra Cronk Memorial Scholarship
Carolina Ramirez

R. Dudley Boyce and Mary T. Boyce Memorial Scholarship
Binh Nguyen
Huan Dai
Lupita Amaton
Magaly Carrera
Stephanie Leon

R. Dudley Boyce Outstanding Student Award
Lizbett Rodriguez

Ralston Scholarship
Demitra Chase

ReYCarr Mathematics Scholarship
Shahood Mohammed

Robert J. Cassens Memorial Music Scholarship
Aracely Fernandez

Robert J. McCausland, Norman E. Rich, and Michael & Teresa Smith-Meighan Memorial Music Scholarship
Aracely Fernandez

Robin Lynne Bennett Memorial Scholarship
Eric Parashar

Roscoe E. Lancaster Memorial Scholarship
Shawn Beard

Sandy Bonneau Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Cotocui

SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union Worthy Student Award
Selena Le

Sharon Denise Duncan Memorial Scholarship
Marbrisa Rabadan

Sherry Bumm Scholarship
Vincent Thayer

Sherry Griswold Memorial Scholarship
Jennifer Rogers
Kelly Connelly
Viet Truong

Shirley L. Haas, Ed.D., A.I.F.D. Memorial Scholarship
Diana Vasquez

Silver Anchor Auxiliary Scholarship
Cornelia Albeanu
Dany Thor
Katrina Tenamura
Sabrina West
Virginia Perriguey

Simeon Pete Shaffer Memorial Scholarship
Allison Coover

Siracusa Family Scholarship
Amber Leikam
Mikayla Richard
Tam Nguyen
Tatum Langdon
Tracy Cu
Yaroslav Dukal
Yvette Torres

Smith/Krape Memorial Scholarship
Garrett Rice
Julia Alkire
Kashif Syed

Social Sciences Department Scholarship
Ivan Hermosillo

Soroptimist International of Huntington Beach Jean Turner Memorial Scholarship
Citlali Olvera

Speech/Communication and June Roughton Hopkins Communication Scholarship
Mirvais Aminy

Stacy Bryan Student Director Scholarship
Saffron Brauer

Study Abroad Scholarship
Karla Rodriguez
Ron Thompson

Tennyson & Booth Nursing Scholarship
Chelsea Andreoni
Hannah Hong

Theater Arts Scholarship
Saffron Brauer

Tony Dempsey Memorial Scholarship
Wesley Haynes

Venner Farley Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
Rachel Pizzo

Vida Greer-Martin "Life Is Good" Memorial Scholarship
Ivan Hermosillo

Vida Greer-Martin Outstanding Student Writer Scholarship
Kimberly Phan

Vietnamese Student Association Award and Thomas M. Kane Memorial Scholarship
Minh Nguyen

Virginia Alleman Memorial Scholarship
Aaron Bell

Waltmar Foundation Scholarship
Devon Watson
Duane Kim
Kiara Rodriguez
Matthew Knight
Thuy Thai

William Bumm Memorial Scholarship
Quentin Cronk

Wm. "Boyed" Hudnall Memorial Scholarship
Avrina Ririe
Marika Huelskamp

Woman's Club of Seal Beach Scholarship
Sharon Stokes