PHCS Scholarship Program 2011   


The 2011 HIGH SCHOOL scholarship program consists of nine (9) scholarships:          SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

$1,000            PHCS Lionel Rocha Holmes (general purpose)                                Peter Konyn, Durham High School

$   500            PHCS (Eleanor Lopes Holmes)                                                           Lauryn Gregorio, Paradise High School

     500            PHCS (general purpose)                                                                       Celia Hansen, Ferndale High School

 500            Edward Dutra  (general purpose)                                                         Kendal Hasek, Paradise High School                                                       

 500            Deolinda Dutra (general purpose                                                         Daniel Souza, St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School, Vallejo

 500            Valerie Rose Logan (nursing, medical)                                               Julene Stokes, Hamilton High School

 500            Marie Dutra Gambrel (general purpose)                                             Ashiah Scharaga, Red Bluff High School

 500            American Portuguese Club of Sacramento                                        Jamie Slater, St. Francis High School, Sacramento

 500            Olivia Andrade Lage                                                                              Amy Gabriel, Yreka High School.


Requirements:  Applicants must be a high school senior; be of Portuguese descent; achieve a GPA of 3.0 or better.  Application should include official grade transcript; at least one letter of recommendation (principal, counselor, teacher, employer, etc.); an essay of not less than 300 words relating to applicant's Portuguese heritage.

Applications are available from school counselors or directly from PHCS.  Contact:  Lionel Rocha Holmes,

PHCS, P. O. Box 161990, Sacramento, CA 95816.  (916) 392-1048; email