The Kiwanis Club of Rolling Hills Estates values academic achievement, service and “heart” in selection of scholarship recipients. A perfect grade point average is not required. For 20 years, the student AND their parent(s) or guardian have been honored at the annual Scholarship Awards Celebration. Among the recipients are Continuing Kiwanis Scholars who achieve in academics, service, and “heart” throughout their undergraduate experience.
This year, high school seniors from Palos Verdes HS, Palos Verdes Peninsula HS, Phineas Banning HS, San Pedro HS, and Mary Star of the Sea HS were honored. Continuing scholars represented; CSU Dominguez Hills; the Fashion Institute of Design and Marketing; Marymount California University; Stanford University; and West Virginia University.
The Kiwanis of RHE Scholar Hall of Fame includes graduates of MIT, Stanford, UC Berkeley, UC San Diego, UC Los Angeles, USC, Georgetown, Columbia, Pepperdine and other top tier universities across the nation. The scholars’ resumes reflect their early achievement and contributions in engineering, science, medicine and rehabilitation professions (including physical therapy and nursing), social work, government, diplomacy and in the arts.
For further information please go to www.kiwanisclubrhe.org.
Scholarship Committee: Joyce Campbell, Richard Sherman, and Laurie Younggren.