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Scholarships available for children of strawberry field workers

TAGS: Fruit
Tim Hearden Strawberry harvest
Workers harvest strawberries in Watsonville, Calif., in 2019.
The program funds costs for attending accredited trade or vocational programs, community colleges, universities, including advanced degrees.

The California Strawberry Scholarship Program was founded by farmers to help children of California strawberry farm workers to further their education and career goals. Awards are available for graduating high school seniors and current college students.

This scholarship program funds costs for attending accredited trade or vocational programs, community colleges, universities, including advanced degrees.

Fliers and payroll inserts are available from the California Strawberry Commission to promote this program to your employees. All recipients must have at least one parent who works in field.

An order form and downloadable materials can be found here.

Students can find the online application here.

For additional information, visit https://link.calstrawberry.com/d1g or email scholarships@calstrawberry.org.

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