Category: Scholarship Winners

  • Yash Taneja Graduates from U.C. Davis

    Yash Taneja Graduates from U.C. Davis

    Yash Taneja, our 2018 recipient of the Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship, has graduated from U.C Davis with BS Degrees in both Aerospace Science & Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Below, Yash writes about his experiences at college, how he decided to go to Stanford, and plans for the future. Click here to see Yash’s winning […]

  • Our 2022 Scholarship Winner: Kylie Van Os

    Our 2022 Scholarship Winner: Kylie Van Os

    Meet Kylie Van Os, our 2022 Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship Winner! Welcome to our “scholarship family”, Kylie. The pandemic is still here, so we will not be meeting face-to-face with Kylie and her parents until things are back to normal, if that ever happens. In the meantime…… Kylie will be attending West Point in […]

  • Michelle Cho Graduates from Brandeis University

    Michelle Cho Graduates from Brandeis University

    Michelle Cho, our 2017 recipient of the Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship, has graduated from Brandeis University with a B.S. in Biochemistry and Biology. Below, Michelle writes about her experiences at college and her plans for the future. Click here to see Michelle’s winning scholarship entry from 2017. Michelle: I am wondering where Sukimi ended […]

  • Our 2021 College Scholarship Winner: Celine Ha

    Our 2021 College Scholarship Winner: Celine Ha

    Meet Celine Ha our 2021 Carol Phan College Scholarship winner. Congratulations, Celine! Celine won while we are all STILL in the coronavirus pandemic against 4 other excellent applicants. At some point, when the pandemic eases and more people are vaccinated (like me!), I will meet with Celine and her parents for an “official” Starbucks picture […]

  • 2020 Scholarship Winner Alexandra Manzo Writes About Her College Experience In A Pandemic

    2020 Scholarship Winner Alexandra Manzo Writes About Her College Experience In A Pandemic

    Alexandra Manzo is our 2020 Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship recipient and this is Alexandra’s blog entry describing her (very unique) first semester experiences remotely attending Irvine Valley College. After the pandemic ceases, Alexandra will go back to her original plan of attending UC San Diego where she will major in Psychology. To read Alexandra’s […]

  • Our 2020 College Scholarship Winner: Alexandra Manzo

    Our 2020 College Scholarship Winner: Alexandra Manzo

    Meet Alexandra Manzo our 2020 Carol Phan College Scholarship winner. Congratulations, Alexandra! Alexandra won in this coronavirus pandemic, weird world, against 11 other excellent applicants (the highest quality I have seen in 10 years). I will meet with her and her parents for an “official” Starbucks picture and to give her the certificate and scholarship […]

  • Heather Norman Graduates from BYU

    Heather Norman Graduates from BYU

    Hello everyone! Quarantine as final giving me some spare time to finally sit down and write an update about my college experience. I graduate on April 23rd from BYU with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. With all the changes that have been going on I’m just very grateful that I will still graduate. College […]

  • 2019 Scholarship Recipient Nathaniel Tran Talks About His College Experience

    2019 Scholarship Recipient Nathaniel Tran Talks About His College Experience

    Nathaniel is attending Pomona College majoring in Public Policy Analysis with a minor in History. Love his creativity as Nathaniel is the first to provide a video! Watch Nathaniel talk about his time at college so far. Very cool! 🙂 Go here to see Nathaniel’s scholarship submission. Drive Safe! Never Forget.

  • Claire Guite Graduates from Cal State Long Beach

    Claire Guite Graduates from Cal State Long Beach

    Our 2015 Carol Phan College Scholarship winner, Claire Guite, graduated in May from Cal State Long Beach with a B.A in Fashion Design. Below, Claire writes about her college and work experiences. Go here to see Claire’s 2015 winning scholarship entry. 🙂 Enjoy! Hello everyone! I am here to give an update on my college […]