A $250 - $1,000 scholarship

is available to graduating seniors from the following: Manteca, Ripon & Tracy Unified School Districts

Eligibility Requirements 

  • The scholarship is open to all Give Every Child A Chance (GECAC) volunteers (active within the past 4 years of high school) graduating this year. Volunteer service does not have to be served within the tutoring component of our program.
  • Must have contributed at least 100 hours of community service within the past four years of high school. (Not all hours must be served at Give Every Child A Chance). Letters of proof (on letterhead) are required from the organization(s) that you completed the community service.
  • No minimum grade point average is required.
  •  Only one scholarship entry per student.  Entries must be typed and signed.
  • All attached forms must be completed in order to qualify for the scholarship.   The deadline for applications is April 1st of each year.  If April 1st falls on a weekend, the due date is the following Monday.   No late applications will be accepted!

Return completed applications to:
Your School Counseling office or
Give Every Child A Chance
Attn: Sherly Sarkizzadeh
610 Commerce Court
Manteca, CA 95336

2021 Application Due

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Recipients are announced at each schools awards night

2020 Recipients

2018 Recipients

2019 Recipients

2017 Recipients

Get In Touch

Location: 610 Commerce Court, Manteca, CA 95336

Telephone: (209) 823-6532

Email: ssarkizzadeh@gecac.net

Hours: M-F: 8am – 5pm

Please contact Sherly Sarkizzadeh for any questions or to email an application

2020 Scholarship Recipients

 East Union High School

Alejandro Hernandez

 Lathrop High School

Channel Pien

Julia Odom

 Manteca High School

Luis Garcia

Hailee Midgley

Kiersten Melan

 Sierra High School

Kaitlyn Rausa

Samantha Milian-Prieto

 Ripon High School

Jasmein Kaur

2019 Scholarship Recipients

 East Union High School

Brianna Capps

Jessica Juarez

 Lathrop High School

Maria Soto Aguilar

 Manteca High School

Hazel Vera

Stacy Le

 Sierra High School

Karina Berber

Ismael Monarrez

 West High School – Tracy

Jarod Mate

 Ripon High School

Chloe Kiser

2018 Scholarship Recipients

 Ripon High School

Zachary Angel

 Lathrop High School

Melissa Sifuentes

 Sierra High School

Madison Mills

 Manteca High School

Fernanda Almaguer

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Manteca High School

Lejla Pepic

Lesley Betancourt

Carina Martinez

 Sierra High School

Stephanie Monarrez

 East Union High School

Emely Rodriguez

 Weston Ranch High School

Deepa Singh

 Lathrop High School

Farhat Khairzadah

 Ripon High School

Makayla Avila

 Escalon High School

Christian Rodriguez Ochoa

Roxana Morales

2016 Scholarship Recipients

 Sierra High School

Selina Tesfandrias

 Manteca High School

Edvin Pepic

 East Union High School

Alejandra Machuca Vega

 Lathrop High School

Celeste Jiminez

 Ripon High School

Jennifer Cisneros

 Kimball High School-Tracy

Nicholas Pearlman

 

2015 Scholarship Recipients

 Manteca High School

Jorge Betancourt

 Sierra High School

Tyler Lewis

 East Union High School

Ashley Mathew

 Weston Ranch High School

Sabrina Sangha

 Ripon High School

Joshua Angel

 Lathrop High School

Namrta Gill

 Tracy High School

Kirsten Bas

 

 

2014 Scholarship Recipients

Kimball High School – Tracy

Lara Ibrahim

 Sierra High School

Stephana Charles-Pierre

 East Union High School

Regina Dias

 Ripon High School

Ryan Kirkpatrick

2013 Scholarship Recipients

Calla High School

Nicole Silva

 Lathrop High School

Makayla Marsequerra

Weston Ranch High School

Dakari Finister

East Union High School

Ana Ceja

Manteca High School

Paul Paulino

2012 Scholarship Recipients

Manteca High School
Hilda Martinez-Mora

Lathrop High School
Priscilla Fernandez

East Union High School
Blanca Aguirre

Sierra High School
Victoria Watson

Weston Ranch High School
Jazelle Prado

2011 Scholarship Recipients

Lathrop High School
Daniel Morado

Manteca High School
Trisha Patel
 

Escalon High School
Cheyenne Jayne
 

Calla High School
Francisco Rodarte

 2010 Scholarship Recipients

 East Union High School
 Gina Aguirre

 Manteca High School
 Bhanupreet Gill

Sierra High School
 Amanda Rosas

2009 Scholarship Recipients

East Union High School
Chelsea Cochran
 

Manteca High School
Sonia Mehrok
 

Sierra High School
Mahlynn Liotard