Zachary Cruz Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Title: 
Zachary Cruz Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadline Month: 
February
Award Amount: 
$3,500
Award Description: 
Established in 2010 and to be awarded in perpetuity, the Zachary Cruz Memorial Scholarship at UC Berkeley was created by Zachary's parents, Jodie and Frank Cruz (Class of '05, MA '09, PhD in progress). The purpose of the scholarship is to preserve Zachary's memory, to reward excellence in public education, and to support University's commitment to access, equity, and inclusion at Berkeley. Frank and Jodie Cruz also conceive of the scholarship as a way to give back to the communities of Ventura County and the Bay Area, where they raised their son.
Type: 
Undergraduate Study
Graduate Study
Class Level: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
Graduate Student
Area of Study: 
Arts and Humanities
Business
Engineering and Computer Science
Engineering
Environmental Studies
Math
Natural Sciences
Public Service
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Restricted: 
Undergraduate Students: • Currently enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley • Attended a public high school in Ventura County or the San Francisco Bay Area(1) • Applicant must be a transfer student from a California Community College OR a student parent(2) • Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence and promise for the future Graduate Students: • Currently enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley • Attended a public high school in Ventura County or the San Francisco Bay Area(1) • Applicant is a student parent(2) • Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence and promise for the future
Application Form: 
Yes
Application Available: 
Organization Website
Website: 
http://zmcfoundation.org
UCB Students Only: 
Date Homepage: 
Friday, February 17, 2017
Email: 
cruzscholarship@berkeley.edu
Application Deadline: 
02/17/2017