Current Named Scholarships

The following scholarships are available to full-time, traditional undergraduate students.

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Alberti Jan Term Travel Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to a student applying to travel on an international or domestic January Term Travel trip.

Black Alumni Chapter Annual Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student of African ancestry who has demonstrated financial need, as defined by the Financial Aid Office.

The William Bloom Endowed Scholarship Fund

An annual scholarship awarded to students from Oregon.

California Resident Science Scholarship

An annual scholarship for Engineering, Environmental Science, and Physical Science majors from the State of California.

Catholic Faith Annual Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior Catholic Student who practices their faith.

Class of '92 Brother Mel Anderson, FSC Annual Scholarship

Demonstrated financial need. Good Academic standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

James W. Coffroth Memorial Annual Scholarships

A fund has been made available from the will of the late James W. Coffroth for students in need of aid to continue their education.

Miguel Contreras Annual Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to a student from an immigrant family defined as first generation.

John A. Dennis Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual scholarship fund named in honor of the late Dr. John A. Dennis, professor, and director of the High Potential Program, to assist students in the program with financial need.

Facebook Women in Tech Annual Scholarship

An annual scholarship established for a Junior or Senior female student in the Digital Studies Program.  Evaluated in part based on an essay topic proposed by a representative of Facebook.

Benjamin Frankel Scholarship Fund

An annual scholarship is given to students with financial needs to purchase books.

Paul Giurlanda Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded for five years, with Paul Guirlanda, based on the recommendation of the faculty advisor to the campus PRIDE Organization.

Marisa Perez Grimes Scholarship

An annual scholarship established by Brett Grimes in honor of his wife.

Bill Hannon Foundation Scholarship

A scholarship for undergraduate students who have financial need.

Michelle Perry Higgins Annual Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student, with a preference given to women.

Integral Summer Institute Scholarship Fund

An annual scholarship fund for its immediate purpose is to recruit high school students to Saint Mary's and to the Program through an immersion experience "in" the life of studies that constitute the Integral undergraduate curriculum.

Kaiser Permanente Health Care Scholarship

An annual scholarship for a health care professional seeking a graduate business degree.

Kalmanovitz Bay Area Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to students from De Marillac Academy or Hanna School for Boys.

Celine and Alastair Mactaggart January Term Travel Scholarships

An annual scholarship awarded to junior and senior students applying to travel on an international January Term Travel trip.

The Dan Murphy Foundation Scholarship

A scholarship for undergraduate students who have graduated from inner-city Los Angeles Catholic high schools.

Queen of Angels California Foundation

An annual scholarship awarded to students from Southern California who are committed to pursuing careers in the medical field.

Tony Quill Academic Scholarship

A need-based scholarship for Bay Area students seeking enrollment at SMC.

The Marian and George Robben, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

An annual scholarship awarded to a freshman student coming from a Tuolmne County School.

Sacramento Alumni Chapter Scholarship

Must have attended and graduated from a Sacramento area high school as determined by Sacramento County lines.

Saint Mary’s East Bay Scholarship Fund, Inc.

East Bay alumni have created and supported a fund, the income from which is made available annually for partial tuition scholarships for qualified students from Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.

Raymond J. Syufy Annual Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established by the late Raymond J. Syufy, an alumnus of the class of 1940 and Regent of Saint Mary's College, to benefit deserving students at the College.

Raymond J. White Memorial Annual Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established by friends and co-workers of Raymond White for deserving students at Saint Mary’s College. Vice President for Business and Finance at the time of his death in 1996, he had worked at Saint Mary’s College for 30 years.

Wilder Trust Fund Promise Awards

An annual scholarship set up for students pursuing a degree in economics and business administration who have completed 18-course units at Saint Mary’s College or their equivalent at another institution, and the number of required lower-division courses necessary to permit graduation from Saint Mary’s College in two academic years. An essay is required.

ANNUAL ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Frank and Anne Baumann Baseball Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by long-time Gael supporters Frank and Anne Baumann to assist student-athletes in baseball.

Frank and Anne Baumann Basketball Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by long-time Gael supporters Frank and Anne Baumann to assist student-athletes in basketball.

Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation Scholarship

An annual scholarship is given to a student-athlete based on financial need.

Arthur D. & Beverly Bridges Foundation Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established to support student-athletes in women’s basketball.

Mr. and Mrs. Allen Chung Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Mr. and Mrs. Allen S. Chung to assist student-athletes.

Keith J. Dudum Athletic Scholarship

An annual athletic scholarship is given to a student who is a member of the Saint Mary's Men's Basketball program each academic year until commencement.

Garaventa Family Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Mr. and Mrs. Sil Garaventa to assist student-athletes in men’s soccer.

Kenneth H. Hofmann Foundation Scholarship

An endowed scholarship funded by Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth Hofmann '45 to support student-athletes based on financial need.

Miles McAfee Annual Scholarship

An annual athletic scholarship is given to an undergraduate student that is a current member of the SMC Baseball program each academic year as determined by the Athletics Department in consultation with the Baseball Head Coach.

Michael C. Stead Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Michael Stead to support student-athletes.

Syufy Family Scholarship

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Mr. and Mrs. Raymond W. Syufy to support student-athletes.

Tsukahara Family Annual Scholarship

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Theodore Tsukahara, class of 1962, and his wife Victoria, to support women’s basketball.

Bryan Vargas Memorial Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established in memory of Bryan Vargas by family and friends, to support student-athletes in men’s basketball.

George Wilson Memorial Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Mrs. Marie Wilson in memory of her husband, George Wilson, to benefit a student baseball player at Saint Mary's College.

Mike and Bonnie Zumbo Annual Scholarship Fund

An annual athletic scholarship fund established by Mike and Bonnie Zumbo to support student-athletes in men’s basketball.

ENDOWED ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Henry Frank Abrahamson Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Henry Frank Abrahamson by Peter and Kirsten Bedford to benefit a student studying music.

Edward S. and Marjorie D. Ageno Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowment fund created by the late Edward S. and Marjorie D. Ageno to provide scholarship aid to the neediest students who would otherwise be unable to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Michael Ageno Memorial Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. Edward S. Ageno and Mrs. Michael Ageno in memory of their loving son and husband, Michael Ageno, of the class of 1963.

Antonio and Clara Alberti Memorial Endowed Scholarship

An endowed award provided by Dr. Maurice A. Alberti, of the class of 1951, in memory of his parents.

Gerald and Wendi Alves Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Gerald and Wendi Alves to assist a student with financial need.

Brother Mel Anderson Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by friends of Brother Mel Anderson, FSC, President of Saint Mary’s College from 1969 until 1997, to be used to assist deserving students at the College.

Brother Kyran Aviani, FSC, Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Ernest Aviani Family has established, in cooperation with faculty and friends, an endowment fund, the income of which is available for tuition scholarships in memory of the late Brother Kyran Aviani, associate professor of art.

John G. Bannister Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the estate of John Bannister, an alumnus of the class of 1935, to help deserving students attend Saint Mary’s College.

The W. F. and Marie A. Batton Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship established by the W. F. and Marie A. Batton Foundation for an undergraduate student.  The recipient shall be expected to meet with the board of the Foundation at least once each academic year.

Donald E. Bechtel Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established through a CGA by Richard D. Bechtel son of Donald.

Stephen D. Bechtel Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Peter and Kirsten Bedford honoring the memory of Stephen Bechtel, Sr., to benefit a student planning a career in the construction industry.

The Leonie S. and Pierre S. Bedoura Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created through the bequest of the late Leonie S. Bedoura to assist students with financial need.

Paul and Stasia Bernardis Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship established by the late Paul Bernardis, class of 1948, and his wife, Stasia, and family to be used to assist deserving students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Bertain Family Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to Environmental, Earth Science, or Humanities students from Humbolt County.

Ruth Resing Borges Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund for needy students established by the late Jose F. Borges in honor of his wife, Ruth Resing Borges.

Boschetto Family Rugby Leadership Fund

An endowed leadership scholarship established by the family in memory of Angelo Boschetto '43 for a deserving student(s) from the state of California (with preference given to a student from San Francisco) who participates on the Men's Rugby Team.

Michael and Joan Brent Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Brent Family Trust in memory of Michael and Joan Brent.

Agnes Butler Literary Excellence Endowment

An endowment for the distribution of the funds to support activities that are not part of traditional budgeted operations.

Stella J. Camara Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to assist deserving students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Joseph David Cardoza Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by the late Joseph David Cardoza to enable a male student of Portuguese descent to complete a four-year college course at Saint Mary’s College of California. Please contact the financial aid office if you meet these requirements.

Thomas M. Carlson Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of the late Thomas M. Carlson. Recipients of the scholarships are selected by the College’s scholarship committee on the basis of academic record and financial need. Preference will be given to residents of Contra Costa County and to pre-law majors.

Carney Family Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Gene Carney with preference given to first-generation college students from the East Bay. 

Cassin Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship resulting from the Cassin Challenge program to benefit deserving students in need.

Lionel and Lorraine Chan High Potential Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Lionel Chan and his wife, Lorraine Chan. The purpose is to benefit High Potential Program students who have shown strong evidence of both leadership and achievement, especially in family, community or church activities.

Linus F. Claeys Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund donated by alumnus Linus F. Claeys, the proceeds of which are to be used for scholarships for student financial aid.

Class of 1950 Millennium Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created and funded by members of the College’s class of 1950 in commemoration of their 50-year class reunion during the year 2000 to assist current and future Saint Mary’s College students.

Class of 1951 Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created and funded by members of the College’s class of 1951 to assist current and future Saint Mary’s College students.

Class of 1952 Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund created and funded by members of the College’s class of 1952 to assist current and future Saint Mary’s College students.

Class of 1954 and 1955 Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund created and funded by members of the College’s class of 1954 and 1955 to assist current and future Saint Mary’s College students.

Class of 1965 Endowment

An endowment awarded to undergraduate students with good "academic" standing.

The Class of 1997 Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to descendants of the Class of 1997.

Clougherty Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Bernard Clougherty, class of 1931, by members of his family, to help a deserving student attend Saint Mary’s College.

The Thomas I. and Katherine T. Coakley Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the generosity of Thomas, class of 1928, and Katherine Coakley, with preference given to sons and daughters of those who have held public office in Mariposa County, California.

William D. Coldiron Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund donated by William Coldiron to benefit a deserving student.

Brother Bertram Coleman Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by Dr. Joseph Sciarra, class of 1962, and his wife Nancy in honor of Brother Bertram Coleman and his many years of service to the students of Cathedral High School in Los Angeles.

Alfred P. and Ruth Collins Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund made available through the estate of Alfred, class of 1926, and Ruth Collins, to assist deserving students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Dr. Cory Endowed Scholarship for Biology

An endowed scholarship awarded to a student with a biology major in the School of Science.

The Edward P. Coughlan Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Gary Coughlan, class of 1966, in loving memory of his father, to be used to benefit deserving students from the Fresno area.

C. Joseph Crane Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by family, friends and colleagues of C. Joseph Crane, class of 1953, and Regent of the College, honoring his retirement as president of Union Safe Deposit Bank of Stockton. The fund is to assist graduates of St. Mary’s High School of Stockton to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Daniel J. Cullen Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Daniel J. Cullen, the interest only to be used for scholarship purposes.

Richard A. DeSousa Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the estate of Richard DeSousa, class of 1934, to assist worthy students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Disney Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Roy Disney Family Foundation to assist needy students.

Frank J. Edoff Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the late Frank J. Edoff to be used in such fields of education as the College Board of Trustees may deem appropriate.

Emerson Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established through the estate of Bernyce M. Spencer, a long-time friend of Saint Mary’s College, to assist deserving students.

Leo T. Englert ‘38 Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in honor of Leo T. Englert, class of 1938 and former Regent of the College, to assist students with financial need. Preference will be given to an undergraduate student identifying him/herself as Catholic.

Jeanine Shahna Fela Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Gene and Patricia Fela in honor of their daughter. This endowment provides funds for a student exchange program between Saint Mary’s College and University College, Galway, Ireland.

Kathleen M. Ferroggiaro Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund has been established by Fred A. Ferroggiaro in the name of his wife, Kathleen.

The Frank J. Filippi and Olivia C. Filippi Scholarship Fund for Academic Excellence

The income of this fund shall be used to pay at least 50 percent of the tuition of each undergraduate who is awarded a scholarship. Scholarships shall be awarded on the basis of demonstrated academic achievement. At least one-half of the money awarded from the fund shall be awarded to students in the second, third or fourth years at the College, and the remainder to first-year students. Each scholarship will be paid for a period of one year, but may, at the discretion of the College, be renewed from year to year upon satisfactory academic performance. The College may consider the financial needs of all student applicants but should be cognizant of the great burden which college education places even upon middle-income families.

Jerry and Dolores Fitzpatrick College-County Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the College-County Scholar­ship Fund in honor of Jerry Fitzpatrick.

Victor B. Gaul Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the late Victor B. Gaul for scholarships to worthy students.

Brother Ronald Gallagher Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund awarded by Financial Aid to a student in good standing with demonstrated financial need.

Carl Gellert Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Established by the Board of Directors of the Carl Gellert and Celia Berta Gellert Foundation in honor of its founder, the late Carl Gellert. Funds will be used to supplement tuition for deserving students in need of financial aid who have demonstrated accomplishments and the desire to excel in scholastic endeavors.

A. P. Giannini Endowed Scholarship Fund

The A. P. Giannini Scholarship Foundation has made available funds for scholarships in memory of A. P. Giannini.

C. Stanley Gilliam Endowed Communications Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to students majoring in communications at Saint Mary's College.

Golden Gael Class of 1958 Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student with good "academic" standing or a qualified incoming freshman or transfer student.

George and Lucy Gordon College-County Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the College-County Scholarship Fund in memory of George and Lucy Gordon.

Thomas Griffin Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established for undergraduate students in memory of Thomas Griffin.

James M. Guyette Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by James Guyette, class of 1967, to assist students with need who have demonstrated a commitment to community service, leadership and self-motivation.

Mabel Eugenie Hale Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund for deserving students established by the Crescent Porter Hale Foundation in memory of Mabel Eugenie Hale.

Hallerberg Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Lee and Ann Hallerberg, the income of which is to be used annually to benefit students demonstrating a need for financial assistance to complete their course of studies at Saint Mary’s College.

Handlery Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowment established by Paul and Ardyce A. Handlery to be used for a student in the School of Business who demonstrates scholastic achievement, financial need, and campus involvement.

Thomas A. Hanrahan Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship established in memory of the late Thomas A. Hanrahan by his daughter, the late Katharine Hanrahan, to be awarded to deserving graduates of Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory in San Francisco who enroll at Saint Mary’s College. The recipients of the scholar­ship shall be selected by the principal of Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory with the advice and consent of the president of Saint Mary’s College.

Larry Hargadon Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by family and friends of Larry Hargadon, a former student of Saint Mary’s College, to benefit needy students.

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed fund established by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation, the income of which is to be used for student financial aid.

Alan B. Holloway Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the family and friends of Alan B. Holloway in honor of his years as vice president for finance at Saint Mary’s College. The fund is to be used to assist deserving students at Saint Mary’s.

Elmer and Ruth Homrighausen Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Dr. Richard Homrighausen, campus physician, in memory of his parents, to provide scholarships for needy students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

The Frank Howard Jr. Politics Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established for junior students majoring in Politics.

James Irvine Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund

Income from this endowed scholarship fund to be used annually to provide two tuition scholarships. Selection of the recipients will be at the discretion of the College based upon generally accepted criteria. All recipients must be bona fide residents of the state of California with preference given to students from the San Francisco Bay Area.

Georgeanna Jorgensen Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to assist a student with financial need to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Brother Josephus Endowed Memorial Scholarship

This endowed memorial scholarship has been established by Dr. and Mrs. Edmond J. Barrett. Dr. Barrett is a former pupil of Brother Josephus.

June D. and Thomas F. Joyce, Jr. Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. Joyce, Jr., awarded annually, to benefit a student pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

William R. Kaelin Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by the trust of the late William R. Kaelin to assist needy students at Saint Mary’s College.

Monsignor Daniel J. Keenan Endowed Scholarship

An endowed tuition scholarship in memory of Monsignor Daniel J. Keenan of Huron, for his assistance in providing a Catholic education for many California students; awarded annually on the basis of need and academic standing.

Ray Kelsch Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the generosity of Ray Kelsch, class of 1931, to assist deserving students at Saint Mary’s College.

Malcolm W. Lamb Endowed Scholarship Fund

The income from this endowment is to be awarded annually to student(s) of demonstrated academic ability. The award is based on ability and character, and preference will be given to those who without some financial assistance might not otherwise be able to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Elwood “China” and Mavis Lang Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship established by the family and friends of Elwood “China” Lang, class of 1935, and his wife, Mavis Leeson Lang, to benefit deserving students enrolled in the School of Liberal Arts and/or the School of Science.

Kathryn La Voie Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

Established to provide financial assistance to qualified students by William B. La Voie in memory of his mother.

Gilbert and Dorothy Lazzareschi Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by the estate of Gilbert Lazzareschi to assist students with financial need.

Lighthouse Endowed Scholarship for Diversity

An endowed scholarship given to a graduate student of Asian ancestry enrolled In the Professional or Executive MBA program.  The Graduate Business Admissions office shall endeavor to award the scholarship to a new student each academic year.

Richard L. Logan Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Peter Bedford in memory of Richard L. Logan.

Andrew J. Lynch Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

Business associates have made available funds for endowed tuition scholarships in memory of Andrew J. Lynch for his years of service to the College.

Edward Michael Lynch Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lynch in memory of their son Edward, class of 1971. This fund is to be given to deserving students at Saint Mary’s College.

Brother Carl Lyons Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by members of the class of 1962, other alumni and friends in memory of Brother Carl Lyons, FSC, to provide scholarship support to students in need.

Netti Marchini Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Louis Guisto, class of 1916, in memory of his sister, Netti Marchini, to assist needy students.

Neville and Juanita Massa Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the class of 1939, and Juanita Massa to help students in need.

Robert and Adelina McAndrews Family Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund created by three generations of McAndrews to honor Addie and Bob on the 75th anniversary of Bob’s graduation from Saint Mary’s College in 1932. The scholarship is to be awarded to an undergraduate student from Southern California or San Francisco who exhibits financial need.

John A. McCarthy Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the John A. McCarthy Foundation in memory of its founder, John A. McCarthy, to be used for scholarships for worthy students.

Lizz McElligott Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

A memorial fund established by the alumni of Saint Mary’s College in recognition of the many years of dedicated service provided by Lizz McElligott as a nurse on the Saint Mary’s College campus. The income from this fund is to benefit needy students in the pre-medical or nursing programs.

Nada F. McFarland Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student majoring In the Liberal & Civic Studies program.

Gertrude and George V. McKeever Endowed Scholarship Fund

George V. McKeever, class of 1949, and his wife Maire have made available a scholarship fund, the income from which is awarded to qualified students.

Reverend Brother V. Ralph McKeever and Edward W. McKeever Endowed Scholarship

This endowed scholarship, established by Mary McKeever Brusatori in memory of her brothers, to be awarded by the Trustees of Saint Mary’s College to a worthy and needy graduate of Sacred Heart High School of San Francisco.

Joseph P. McTigue Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the estate of Joseph McTigue, class of 1930, to assist worthy students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Saint Brother Miguel Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the SMC Brothers Community, and named in honor of a member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools who was raised to sainthood in 1984, to be used for the education of needy Roman Catholic seminarians, priests, nuns, and brothers.

Francis Cullen Miller Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the late Mary J. Miller to benefit students in the field of pre-legal education.

Father Edmund Moss Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established through the estate of Father Edmund Moss, class of 1932, to benefit deserving students.

Mother of Perpetual Help Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by the late Honorable Roy G. Pucci, class of 1943, and his sister, Alma Pucci Rose, in memory of their parents, Esther and George Pucci, to assist deserving students.

Arthur J. and Loya H. Mott Minority Student Endowment

An endowed scholarship fund established through the generosity of the late Arthur J. Mott, class of 1936, and his wife Loya H., to assist deserving minority students at Saint Mary’s College.

James P. Mulcahy Endowed Scholarship

An endowment established through the estate of James P. Mulcahy to benefit students with financial need.

Daniel J. Murphy Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Daniel J. and Isobel B. Murphy, benefactors of Saint Mary’s College, to benefit a worthy student from the state of Nevada.

Nativity Preparatory Student Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Phil Lebherz and family to assist an undergraduate student who attended and graduated from Nativity Preparatory School in San Diego, California and who meets all the admission requirements of Saint Mary’s College.

Noonan Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Frank and Lois Noonan to assist students with financial need.

Northern Nevada Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Reno businessmen to assist needy and deserving students from northern Nevada.

Richard Norton Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Richard Norton, to benefit one or more undergraduate students enrolled in a course of study within the School of Economics and Business Administration.  Recipients are expected to maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.3 or better.

Noce Family Endowed Memorial Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by George and Lillian Noce and Clare Marie Noce to honor the following members of their family: Assunta Olivia Noce, Lillian Mary Catherine Noce, George J. Noce, Clara M. (Lena) Noce, Daniel Noce, and Lt. Gen. David H. Noce (USA), Angelo Noce, and James J. Noce.

Tom O’Neil Jr. Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to honor Tom O’Neil, Jr., the purpose of which is to provide scholarship support for graduates of Christian Brothers High School in Sacramento.

Orange County Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created in 2001 by the transfer of assets from the Orange County Alumni Scholarship Foundation to the College. Annual grants will benefit students coming to Saint Mary’s College from high schools in Orange County, California.

Orsi Family Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund provided by S&P Company recognizing the association of the Bernard Orsi family with Saint Mary’s College. Scholarship restricted to students maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or better. It has no need-based component.

Vern F. Oswald Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Vern F. Oswald, class of 1983, by classmates, family, and friends to assist a student in need with major in finance or accounting.

Amelia Deniz Parreira Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund, the net income therefrom to be employed for establishing and maintaining scholarships for needy students of high scholastic standing.

Giacomo and Ida Pegolotti Endowed Scholarship Fund

This endowed scholarship fund is established by Antone L. and James Pegolotti and Dolores Hamilton, children of Giacomo and Ida Pegolotti, in memory of their parents. Interest from this fund to be used each year to assist needy college students with first preference to students from Humboldt, Del Norte, or Trinity counties in the state of California.

Brother S. Albert Plotz-SMC Guild Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the SMC Guild in memory of Brother Albert.

Brother Michael Quinn Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by alumni in honor of Brother Michael Quinn for deserving undergraduate students.

Brother U. Albert Rahill Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Sabatte family in the name of the former president and longtime aide to the president of Saint Mary’s College, to be used to assist needy students.

Brother U. Albert Rahill-Moraga Rotary Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Rotary Club of Moraga, in honor of Brother U. Albert Rahill, FSC, the income of which will be used to benefit needy students.

Ramsell Corporation Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established for African-American MBA students who have proven their academic achievement, leadership, devotions to community service and need for financial support.

Christine W. Reis Endowed Scholarship Fund

A scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Reis for tuition scholarships for eligible students at the sole discretion of the Board of Trustees.

Helen M. and Anthony L. Resetar Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Anthony L. Resetar and Helen M. Resetar 1971 Living Trust for student scholarships.

John and Karen Ryan Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by John and Karen Ryan, to assist students with financial need.

John A. and Mary M. Sabatte Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Sabatte family in memory of their parents, John and Mary. The scholarship is awarded annually to deserving and needy students.

SMC Brothers’ Community Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the SMC Brothers’ Community to assist needy continuing students, primarily seniors and juniors, who have exhausted all other sources of financial aid, and who would otherwise be forced to withdraw from Saint Mary’s College.

SMC Community Endowment

An endowment awarded towards needy students for completion of their studies at SMC.

Teresa Doris Satmary Endowed Memorial Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by John Rengel, class of 1970, in memory of his goddaughter, Teresa Satmary. Preference for the annual award will be given to graduates of Tahoe-Truckee High School, on the basis of need and academic standing.

Robert S. and Kathleen A. Sattui Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund awarded to a student from Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory in San Francisco.

Ilo Scatena Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Scatena Family Trust for deserving students from Kern County, California.

The Schaeffer Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by the Schaeffer Foundation for an undergraduate student with significant financial need who has been involved in community service while attending Saint Mary’s College.

Armando J. Seghetti Memorial Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Miss Rose Seghetti in memory of her brother, Armando J. Seghetti, class of 1930, to assist needy and deserving students.

Anna Marie Siler Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed fund created by two generations of the extended Siler family to honor the mother and grandmother of 12 SMC alumni and relative of six more. The scholarship will assist students in need.

Kurt W. Simon Speech and Debate Club Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by the family of Kurt W. Simon. The Macken Speech and Debate Club coach and the financial aid office shall be responsible for the selection of a deserving student who is a member of the Macken Speech and Debate Club at Saint Mary’s College.

Dr. Richard W. Smith Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Joe and Eulalee Siler in honor of Dr. Richard W. Smith to assist deserving students.

Sidney A. Snow Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Sidney A. and Virginia G. Snow. Income from this fund is to be awarded to one worthy candidate annually to finance an education in applied science at Saint Mary’s College.

Y. Charles and Helen C. Soda Endowed Scholarship Fund

A fund established by the late Chet and Helen Soda, and supported by the foundation that bears their names, the income from which provides financial assistance to needy students during their four years at Saint Mary’s College.

John and Hester Sousa Endowed Scholarship Fund

These partial-tuition scholarships are intended to assist students from large families, who have been unable to qualify for other forms of financial aid. Eligibility is based on demonstrated academic promise and financial need.

Father Harold Speetzen Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Father Harold Speetzen to assist a deserving student.

Spirit of ’59 Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund to support students in need, created by members, families, and friends of the class of 1959 in memory of all deceased classmates.

Robert W. Summers and Beverly Summers Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the estate of Robert W. Summers in honor of Robert W. Summers and Beverly Summers, to assist students with financial need pursuing degrees in the area of medicine or journalism.

Neil and Beverly Sweeney Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund awarded to a child of a Saint Mary's Alumnus/ alumnae.

Gladys Carroll Tehaney Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

This endowed scholarship fund was established by Peter J. Tehaney in memory of his wife, to be awarded to a student selected by the Saint Mary’s College Admissions Office.

Harold and Codessa Terrell Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Reginald Terrell, class of 1981, in honor of his parents, to assist minority students to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Albert Thille Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by the Albert Thille Foundation in memory of Albert Thille, benefactor of Saint Mary’s College, to benefit needy students.

Kevin Valdez Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Bernard Valdez, M.Ed., 1982, in memory of his son, Kevin, class of 1978, M.Ed., 1987, to benefit disabled students attending Saint Mary’s College.

Rudy Valencic Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Ms. Valeria Valencic Castellani, Ms. Maria Valencic Garavello, and Ms. Albina Valencic Welschke, in memory of their deceased brother, Rudy Valencic, a long-time employee at Saint Mary’s College. This endowed fund will be used to assist needy and deserving students at the College.

Spike Van Cleve Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of the late Spike Van Cleve, by his wife, to benefit needy students in the field of liberal arts.

Vashell Endowed Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established to assist a student with financial need to attend Saint Mary’s College.

Leonard Vernazza Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

Friends have made available endowment funds for a scholarship in memory of Leonard Vernazza, class of 1964.

Sister Clare Wagstaffe Endowed Scholarship Fund 

An endowed scholarship fund established by the estate of Sister Clare Wagstaffe, who was named an honorary Christian Brother for her 24 years of service to the College. Preference will be given to a female student in need.

Walla Walla, Washington Endowed Scholarship Fund

This is an endowment fund established in memory of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Mangan and the Christian Brothers who taught in Saint Patrick’s School in Walla Walla, Washington. Proceeds from this fund will be used for tuition scholarships.

Raymond A. White Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Raymond A. White, class of 1949, to help fund scholarships for needy students.

Theodore A. Wickland Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund provided in the estate of Theodore A. Wickland to be used to supplement tuition needs of deserving students.

Glenn Wildenradt Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in memory of Glenn Wildenradt, class of 1974, by his parents, the late Herbert and Margaret Wildenradt, and classmates. Awards from the fund are to be granted based upon academic merit and economic need.

Virginia Mosher Williams Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Arthur P. Williams, class of 1941, in memory of his wife, Virginia Mosher Williams, the income of which will be used to benefit needy students.

The Zocchi Family Scholarship Fund

The Zocchi Family Scholarship will be awarded to students with financial need who matriculate from Carondelet or De La Salle high schools of Concord, California.

Scholarships and Grants from Other Organizations

In addition to scholarships offered through the College, other grants are available from various organizations. These grants may be used at Saint Mary’s College. Information about such scholarships may be obtained from the high school principal or senior advisor. Examples of such scholarships are Cal Grants, National Merit Scholarships, and those of various industrial, fraternal, and service organizations.

ENDOWED ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Cobo Family Endowed Scholarship – Men's Tennis

An endowed scholarship, established by Mr. and Mrs. A. David Cobo, to support men's tennis student-athletes.

DeLong Family Men’s Basketball Endowed Scholarship Fund

Established by D. F. DeLong, class of 1951, in memory of his parents, Clarence and Mayme DeLong, to benefit the Saint Mary’s College grant-in-aid program for basketball.

DeLong Family Men’s Tennis Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by D. F. DeLong, class of 1951, in memory of his parents, Clarence and Mayme DeLong, to benefit the Saint Mary’s College grant-in-aid program for men’s tennis.

Robin and Lindy Driscoll Endowed Golf Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Robin Driscoll for a member of the golf team.

Art Fleuti Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed athletic scholarship fund established in memory of Art Flueti by family and friends, to support student-athletes in men’s basketball.

Norman and Patricia Foster Crew Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship fund established by Norman and Patricia Foster to support the men’s and women’s crew team.

Katie Frattone Women’s Soccer Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to support women student-athletes competing on the women’s soccer team.

Geissberger Family Basketball Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by Dr. Louis Geissberger, class of 1953, his wife Norma, and their four sons, all Saint Mary’s College alumni, to benefit student-athletes competing in the men’s basketball program.

Elizabeth R. Grossman Softball Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Elizabeth Rice Grossman for the sport of softball.

Louis Guerrieri Endowed Athletic Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to commemorate Louis Guerrieri for his lifelong commitment to Saint Mary’s College and its athletic programs. The fund will provide scholarships for deserving student-athletes.

Alison Huber/Diane Whipple Memorial Endowed Women’s Lacrosse Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by the friends and families of Alison Huber and Diane Whipple in their memory, for women’s lacrosse.

Korth Family Endowed Tennis Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Regent Emeritus Howard Korth, and his wife Geraldine Korth, to assist a student-athlete in tennis.

John Leykam Athletic Endowed Scholarship Fund

The John Leykam Athletic Endowed Scholarship Fund was established in December 2005 by his friends and colleagues to honor John for his many years of loyal and dedicated service to Saint Mary’s College of California. The fund will benefit student-athletes.

Miles McAfee Endowed Scholarship

An athletic endowed scholarship awarded to a current student-athlete of the Saint Mary's College Baseball program as determined by the Department of Athletics and Recreation Sports, in consultation with the Head Coach of the Baseball program.

The Daniel Otter Rugby Scholarship

An athletic endowment awarded to an undergraduate student who must be an active participant in the Saint Mary's College Rugby Club.

Mollie Flint Rosing Women’s Basketball Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established to support women student-athletes competing on the women’s basketball team.

Smead Family Endowed Athletic Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund created by John Smead, class of 1972, to provide financial assistance to student-athletes. Preference will be given to graduates of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California, and then to students from other high schools in Southern California.

Frank L. Smith Endowed Basketball Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by the son of Frank L. Smith for the men’s basketball program.

Frank A. Tucci Endowed Rugby Fund

An athletic endowed fund created in memory of Frank Tucci, class of 1970, by his classmates, other alumni, family members and friends to assist deserving student-athletes, with preference given to members of the men's rugby or women's soccer teams.

Johnny Vergez Baseball Endowed Scholarship Fund

A grant-in-aid benefiting baseball student-athletes, established by players who competed for Coach Johnny Vergez in the late 1940s and the early 1950s.

Ken and Patricia Vincent Endowed Baseball Scholarship Fund

A fund established by Ken Vincent, class of 1952, and his wife, Patricia, to benefit student-athletes competing in the baseball program.

Brother Jerome West Athletic Endowed Basketball Scholarship Fund

A scholarship established in memory of former Vice President Brother Jerome West, FSC, to support student-athletes pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

Scholarships and Grants from Other Organizations

In addition to those scholarships listed above, there may be other endowed athletic scholarships not included. For additional information, please contact the Advancement Office at (925) 631-8685.

KALMANOVITZ SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

The following scholarships are available to students enrolled in the Kalmanovitz School of Education.

Dee Cobo Endowed Kalmanovitz School of Education Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established by Mr. David Cobo in honor of his wife, Dee Cobo. The recipients shall be selected on the basis of financial need and progress toward a degree.

Kalmanovitz School of Education Endowed Scholarship

An endowed scholarship awarded to a student entrolled withint the Kalmanovitz School of Education with good "academic standing or a qualified incoming" student.

Lee Ann Langley Memorial Endowed Scholarship

A scholarship established to assist a student with financial need who is pursuing a teaching credential at Saint Mary’s College Kalmanovitz School of Education.

Karen Ann Lippstreu Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

An endowed scholarship fund established in the memory of Karen Ann Lippstreu, class of 1985. This scholarship is to be awarded to a Kalmanovitz School of Education student enrolled in an elementary or secondary credential program based on academic merit and who is
passionate about teaching.

Donald J. and Helen Wood Endowed Scholarship Fund

A scholarship established to assist a student with financial need who is pursuing a special education credential or master’s at Saint Mary’s College Kalmanovitz School of Education.