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1. My Favorite Season
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By Tina Bryce, Grants and Scholarship Manager

I enjoy the traditional four seasons of the year. But as the Grants and Scholarship Manager at the Foundation, from December through May, from the time we begin accepting scholarship applications through the time we announce student recipients and pay the awards, I get to enjoy a fifth season, too: scholarship season.

Tags: Education, scholarships
2. Looking Forward to Bright Futures: Ensuring Our Students--and our State--Succeed
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By Priscilla Enriquez, Chief Giving Officer

A framed letter once adorned a wall in my parent’s house and over time it moved from their living room to their family room, and then traveled across the country where it now rests in my home office, buried in a box.  It is my acceptance letter to the University of California at Berkeley.  For my parents—who immigrated to the United States without college educations of their own—that letter represented the good fortune of their hard work: their daughter was a student at one of the most prestigious universities in the country.

Tags: education, youth, Preparing Students to Succeed in the New Economy, strategic initiatives, scholarships

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