Ella Mae Burke Foundation Scholarship

Ella Mae Burke Foundation Scholarship

Mrs. Burke was a HS instructor and the SCE Basic Skills Coordinator for almost 30 years.
Her wish was to make lifelong learning a reality for the students she cherished.



*Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0

*Student must have a minimum of 25 High School diploma credits completed at SCE

*Student must complete graduation requirements by June 1, 2013

*Student will attend a community college in Fall 2013 semester

*Student is a California resident

Essay Writing Prompt—Please address the following:
In a comprehensive two-page essay, address the impact that earning a HS diploma has had on your life,

the ways in which a college education will be a benefit to your life, and how receiving this scholarship will
assist you in achieving your goals.