Congratulations to the 2020-21 CGA Educational Foundation College Scholarship recipients. This year, 368 scholarships totaling $737,000 were awarded to deserving students attending college this fall.
In honor of the CGAEF’s past and future Hall of Achievement Inductees, the CGA Educational Foundation established the Legends of the Industry Scholarship as part of the Scholarship Endowment. This scholarship is an annual $10,000 scholarship awarded to one applicant who is pursuing a career in the grocery and/or grocery-related manufacturing industries.
Legends of the Industry Scholarship Recipient
Employed by Vons in Fullerton, CA
California Coastal University; Business
Read Carol’s story in California Grocer Magazine
Our 2020-21 Scholarship Recipients
Beginning with a single $2,000 scholarship, the Foundation has grown exponentially over the last 27 years to bestow nearly 5,100 worthy college students with awards totaling in excess of $7.31 million—ensuring that California’s grocery employees and their dependents have the resources necessary to start or complete their higher education. To view this year’s scholarship recipients, click here.