Tag: Carol Phan College Scholarship

  • 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 […]

  • 9 Years Ago Today We Lost Carol – Chris – Kassy – Bobby

    9 Years Ago Today We Lost Carol – Chris – Kassy – Bobby

    On September 18, 2010, we lost our world. We love you, Carol. We miss you all so much. “Some broken hearts never mend,Some memories never end,Some tears will never dry,Our love for you will never die” RIP Don Williams Drive Safe! Never Forget.

  • Our 2019 College Scholarship Winner: Nathaniel Tran

    Our 2019 College Scholarship Winner: Nathaniel Tran

    Meet Nathaniel Tran our 2019 Carol Phan College Scholarship winner. Congratulations, Nathaniel!   Nathaniel will be attending Pomona College majoring in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. Nathaniel submitted two resumes for his scholarship application. Very clever, must read 🙂 Go here to see all the scholarship recipients since 2011. Enjoy! Most of what I try fails, but these failures are […]

  • 2012 Scholarship Recipient Seokho Hong Writes About His College Experiences

    2012 Scholarship Recipient Seokho Hong Writes About His College Experiences

    Seokho Hong was the Tracy High 2012 Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient. He has graduated from Stanford with a B.S. in Computer Science and plans to work at Cisco as a Data Scientist. To see Seokho’s winning entry for the Carol Phan College Scholarship….go here. Here is Seokho’s 2016 update on his experiences at Stanford […]

  • My First Few Weeks at Cal State Long Beach Among Other Things :-)

    My First Few Weeks at Cal State Long Beach Among Other Things :-)

    Claire Guite, our 2015 Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient, sent in this blog entry talking about her first few weeks at Cal State Long Beach!  — My First Few Weeks at Cal State Long Beach Among Other Things 🙂 By claireguite When I entered for this scholarship, I thought for sure I wasn’t going to win […]

  • Inyoung Hong Our 2014 College Scholarship Winner

    Inyoung Hong Our 2014 College Scholarship Winner

    Computer Program Inyoung submitted a link to a computer program she wrote explaining her passion (link updated by Inyoung April 27, 2022): Note: This is FABULOUS!!!!! https://inyounghong.github.io/passion/ Essay Two days before my 18th birthday, at 1 AM on a Monday morning, one of my best friends told me that she was going to die. An […]

  • Amy Ly, West High

    Amy Ly, West High

    For more about Amy and the other scholarship winners..click here. Here is the picture Amy submitted for the scholarship: – Drive Safe!  Never Forget.

  • Seokho Hong, Tracy High

    Seokho Hong, Tracy High

    For more about Seokho and the other scholarship winners…click here. – – Seokho Hong, Tracy High, 2012 Carol Phan College Scholarship Essay My passion in life is computer programming. It’s not simply what I want to do for a living in my future; it’s something I’ve done for many years. I have worked on dozens […]

  • “My Passion For Dance & How It’s Changed” by Caitlin Dong

    “My Passion For Dance & How It’s Changed” by Caitlin Dong

    My Passion for Dance & How It’s Changed Submitted by: Caitlin Dong When I was little, I dreamed of being a prima ballerina. After all, what little girl doesn’t dream of becoming someone who is beautiful and graceful, like a ballerina? I always envied the older girls, who danced on stage elegantly and wore pink […]