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Samuel Kennedy Elementary School, Student Scholar Scholarship

Scholarship Information & Requirements

Scholarship Information & Requirements


1 @ $ 1,500


  • Cosumnes Oaks High
  • Calvine High
  • Elk Grove High
  • Las Flores High
  • Florin High
  • Rio Cazadero High
  • Franklin High
  • William Daylor High
  • Laguna Creek High
  • Elk Grove Charter
  • Monterey Trail High
  • Pleasant Grove High
  • Sheldon High
  • Valley High


Minimum Required Grade Point Average: 2.5
Financial Need: Preference Given
Post Secondary Type of School: 4 Year University or Community College
Specific Requirements for Applying: Must have attended Samuel Kennedy for at least one full year. Preference given to Florin or Valley High students.
Attendance Requirement: Full-Time Student or Part-Time Student with with 6+ units
Required Participation in School Activities: Yes
Required Participation in Community Activities: Yes
Additional Qualifications: None
Required Letters of Recommendation:  2 Letters –  1 from School Employee, 1 from Community Service Involvement/Community Service leader
The Adreani Family Scholarship Owner
Scholarship ownerJeni Veale and Michael Meads
Samuel Kennedy School was the first school built by the Elk Grove Unified School District after the elementary schools of the area and Elk Grove High School unified into one district in 1959. This annual scholarship will be awarded to a former Samuel Kennedy elementary student graduating from an Elk Grove high school.
scholarship recipient
Jose Vargas
2023 Recipient