The Academic Senate Foundation often offers scholarship opportunities to Senate Institutes and Plenary Sessions throughout the year to faculty members. Below is a list of available opportunities and a list of past scholarship winners. Be sure to check back often for updates.
Open Scholarship Opportunities
2019 Fall Plenary Session Scholarship
The Academic Senate Foundation is proud to offer scholarships for faculty to attend the Fall Plenary Session that will take place on November 7-9, 2019 at the Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel. With a focus on student success, any faculty, (including full- and part-time faculty) from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. The scholarship awarded to the selected faculty will cover the cost of registration and hotel for two nights along with travel costs covering up to $250.
Applications were closed on September 30, 2019.
Selected faculty will be notified in mid-October.
Faculty Scholarship Winners
2018 A2MEND Male Summit
Juan Antonio Gamboa Jr., De Anza Community College/San Jose City College
Elton Robinson, Los Angeles Trade Technical College
2018 Faculty Leadership Institute
Darcie McClelland, El Camino College
Perpetua Okoh, Elcamino Compton College
Roy Shahbazian, Santa Ana College
2018 Spring Plenary Session
Elizabeth Marinelli, Lake Tahoe Community College
Glenn Samples, Bakersfield College
Jeff Wanderer, West Hills College Coalinga
Part Time Faculty Scholarship Winners
2017 Spring Plenary Session
Dianne Purves, Crafton Hills College
2016 Fall Plenary Session
Janson Librande, San Diego Miramar College, Biological Sciences
2016 Faculty Leadership Institute
Katherine Schaefers Foothill College, Anthropology Professor
2015 Faculty Leadership Institute
Denise L. Norris, Bakersfield College
2015 Spring Plenary Session
Julie Ashmore, Los Medanos College
2014 Fall Plenary Session
Evangeline Matthews, Santiago Canyon College
2014 Spring Plenary Session
Larry Veres, Antelope Valley College
2014 Academic Academy
Roseann Berg, Foothill–De Anza Community College
Prior to 2014, the Foundation has awarded at least three scholarships each year since 2011.