Yakima Rotary Trust and Club award YVC Students with scholarships for 2021-2022
Each year the Rotary Club of Yakima awards academic scholarships to deserving students in the Yakima Valley. Four YVC students, all of whom are enrolled in the Running Start program, were awarded scholarships. Academic scholarships were presented to Miriam Board, Grace Erickson, Kaitlyn Kinley and Anna Stephenson.
Mollie Davis Scholarships
The Yakima Rotary Trust, through the Mollie Davis Scholarship program, awards students up to $7,500 a year and up to $30,000 overall toward a bachelor’s degree program or up to $3,500 a year toward an associate degree. This year, YVC had 13 students selected for this award. YVC recipients include Dulce Brito, Aisha Cervantes Acuna, Alexis Dimas, Sindia Madrigal, Jose Luis Marmolejo-Cruz, Catherine Melchor Banales, Trinity Oden, Ruby Ramirez, Josue Rojas, Hanen Sarama, Ariana Soto, Anna Stephenson and Eveelin Vallejo.
Each year, the Rotary Club of Yakima awards students enrolled in a 2-year vocational program with the vocational scholarships. YVC students selected include Edgar Pacheco-Rodriguez (AAS in Agribusiness), Jaime Barajas (AAS in Substance Use Disorder Studies), Blanca Cisneros (BAS in Business Management), Luz Delgado (BAS in Teacher Education), Adriana Navarro (BAS in Business Management) and Tearra Shipp-Wagner (AAS in Veterinary Tech).