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Posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014 12:00 am

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Sons of Italy Grand Lodge of California awards Italian Language Study grants to seniors who wish to spend a month in Italy over the summer studying Italian. This is a fabulous opportunity! Applicants must have completed any foreign language course in high school. For details and the application go online.

Starting March 1, deadlines vary

The Stockton Unified School District scholarship program includes many scholarships that Lodi students can apply for. Criteria details (PDF) and applications (PDF) are online.

March 3 by noon

San Joaquin Delta College offers hundreds of scholarships to students who will enroll at Delta College for Fall 2014. Some are available for high school seniors. Complete the application and list up to 10 scholarships you wish to apply for. Apply online. Submit all required materials to the Financial Aid Office at Delta College.

March 3 by 5 p.m.

Lodi Grape Festival “Bucks for Books” program awards numerous scholarships each year of up to $1,000 each to LUSD high school seniors and current college students. Scholarships are to be used to offset the cost of books required for higher education. Must have a 2.5 or higher GPA and plans to enroll in a 2- or 4-year college or trade school. Applications are available at the Grape Festival office. Applications must be turned in to the Grape Festival Office, 413 E. Lockeford St.

March 7

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program will award 25 scholarships up to $5,000 each to high school seniors and current college students. There are many categories available, including “top 10% of your graduating class”, “Agriculture, Culinary, Hospitality or Business majors”, “State Fair Exhibitors”, and more. Financial information is not requested. Application is online.

March 9

Tzu Chi Foundation awards need-based scholarships to high school seniors and current college students. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Tzu Chi Scholars are selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement and community involvement. Awards range from $1,000 to $4,000. There are NO ethnicity restrictions. Apply online.

March 14

Kohls Cares Scholarship Program recognizes and rewards young volunteers ages 6 to 18 whose efforts have made a positive impact on their communities. Top winners will receive a total of $10,000 for college. Up to $425,000 will be awarded this year. Apply online.

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