The Hartnell College Foundation's Women's Education Leadership Initiative has announced its 2012 scholarship recipients. Each scholar will earn a $1,500 scholarship by completing a 20-hour series of leadership skills workshops this summer, and will be matched with a career mentor before she starts the Fall 2012 semester at Hartnell College.
The awardees are:
Aromas: Suzie Garcia
Greenfield: Daniela Covarrubias
Hollister: Andrea Sharp
King City: Soledad Zamora, Ana Nava
Royal Oaks: Ana Ibarra
Salinas: Aundria Abad, Ymelda Carrillo, Elaine Duran, Sandra Fernandez, Virginia Gallegos, Orfa Garcia, Monica Garnica, Shannon Gattis, Anabel Guzman, Jessica Humildad, Lynn Lingbeck, Renise Mar, Miriam Munoz, Teresa Munoz, Isabel Nieto, Harriet Oakley, Estefania Palacios, Ariel Torres
Watsonville: Leslie Rios
In its second year, the program is designed to increase the leadership capacity, workforce skills, college enrollment, and college completion rate of women, single parents, and re-entry students in Monterey County.