Meet Our 2022 Scholarship Recipients

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:

2021 scholarship winner Bradley
Bradley B., of Redondo Beach, Calif., will attend Yale University and study molecular biophysics and biochemistry.
2021 scholarship winner Alexander
Alexander F., of Bakersfield, Calif., will study human rights and dance at Columbia University.
2021 scholarship winner Esteban
Esteban G., from Los Angeles, Calif., will attend Princeton University and study music and biomedical engineering.
2021 scholarship winner Megan
Megan S., of Visalia, Calif., will attend the University of California, Los Angeles to study physiological science.


Eight additional winners received $5,000 each:

2021 scholarship winner Ye'ela
Ye’ela B., from Los Altos, Calif., will study design at the University of California, Davis.
2021 scholarship winner WeiHuan
WeiHuan C., from Stockton, Calif., attends Stanford University and is majoring in human biology.
2021 scholarship winner Anna
Anna G., from Chico, Calif., will attend Lewis and Clark College for environmental studies.
2021 scholarship winner Finn
Finn M., of Lahaina, Hawaii, will attend the University of Colorado, Boulder and study architecture.
2021 scholarship winner Charley
Charley N., from Bakersfield, Calif., will attend the University of California, Los Angeles and major in political science and business economics.
2021 scholarship winner Elizabeth
Elizabeth R., from Belen, N.M., attends the University of New Mexico and studies business administration and organizational leadership.
2021 scholarship winner Regan
Regan S., of Chico, Calif., is majoring in biochemistry at Earlham College.
2021 scholarship winner Ashton
Ashton T., of Olalla, Wash., will attend Southern Utah University to study aviation.