California Water Service Group (Group) is proud to announce the winners of its 2022 college scholarship program. In total, Group awarded $80,000 in scholarships to students living in its California, Hawaii, New Mexico, and Washington service areas for the 2022-2023 academic year.
Out of more than 300 applicants, winners were selected based on outstanding academic achievement, community service, and financial need. To date, Group has awarded $600,000 in scholarships to students through its nine-year-old annual college scholarship program
Four grand-prize recipients were each awarded $10,000 scholarships:
Bradley B., of Redondo Beach, Calif., will attend Yale University and study molecular biophysics and biochemistry.
Alexander F., of Bakersfield, Calif., will study human rights and dance at Columbia University.
Esteban G., from Los Angeles, Calif., will attend Princeton University and study music and biomedical engineering.
Megan S., of Visalia, Calif., will attend the University of California, Los Angeles to study physiological science.
Eight additional winners received $5,000 each:
Ye’ela B., from Los Altos, Calif., will study design at the University of California, Davis.
WeiHuan C., from Stockton, Calif., attends Stanford University and is majoring in human biology.
Anna G., from Chico, Calif., will attend Lewis and Clark College for environmental studies.
Finn M., of Lahaina, Hawaii, will attend the University of Colorado, Boulder and study architecture.
Charley N., from Bakersfield, Calif., will attend the University of California, Los Angeles and major in political science and business economics.
Elizabeth R., from Belen, N.M., attends the University of New Mexico and studies business administration and organizational leadership.
Regan S., of Chico, Calif., is majoring in biochemistry at Earlham College.
Ashton T., of Olalla, Wash., will attend Southern Utah University to study aviation.