2009-10 Wildflower Fund Recipients

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2009-10 Wildflower Fund Recipients

In 2010 Wildflower Fund monies (run registrations, corporate sponsorships, and individual donations) were allocated to the following:

Provide scholarships to high school girls graduating from Morgan Hill Unified School District (MHUSD) schools.

2010 high school scholarship recipients

Jennifer Protsman Live Oak High School UC San Diego Cognitive Science
Callie Hanson Ann Sobrato High School Brigham Young University
Aida Rodriguez Central High School Gavilan Community College

Provide scholarships to local women attending Gavilan College.

Claudia Ortiz Gavilan Community College Math
Tamara Chukes Gavilan Community College Business

Provide scholarships to send MHUSD Middle School students to Tech Trek, an AAUW-sponsored one week math and science summer camp at Stanford University for middle school girls.

2010 Tech Trek campers at Stanford University

Hannah Austin Britton Middle School
Amanda Giacobbe Britton Middle School
Ashley Madden (Alternate)
Rachel McMillan Charter School of Morgan Hill
Shelby Mitchell Britton Middle School
Rosemary Orozco Charter School of Morgan Hill
Brie Roman Martin Murphy Middle School
Tiffany Ziegelman Britton Middle School

Support Girls Engaged in Math and Science (GEMS), a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) after-school enrichment program, sponsored by AAUW Morgan Hill and consisting of monthly field trips, lectures, and other programs. GEMS is free and open to all girls in the Morgan Hill Unified School District in grades 8 through 12.

Underwrite national AAUW priorities. These include graduate fellowships for women, community action grants, pioneering research, public policy advocacy,legal advocacy,and leadership programs.

In addition, a branch endowment, the $100,000 Blaine/Cate Endowment for Graduate Fellowships was completed in 2001. It funds an annual fellowship for a graduate student.

Rachel Giraudo UC Berkeley Ph.D. Anthropology


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