CONGRATULATIONS SOUTH CENTRAL REGION HUHN AWARD FINALISTS

Congratulations to the 2018-19 CJSF South Central Region Huhn Award Recipients who submitted the award winning essays:

Jhana Dizon, Sacred Heart School Chapter 182, Deborah Cuddihy, Adviser
Jhana has served as a peer tutor, helped at the concession stands for sporting events and donated to charitable organizations. Jhana describes herself as a perfectionist that takes a leadership role in every group project.

Namuuna (Noni) Bayarjavhlan, David Starr Jordan Middle School Chapter 434, Crystal Bruza, Adviser
Noni serves as the president of her CJSF chapter, the newspaper club and the fashion club. She plays several instruments and participates in Jazz Band. Her service projects include designing the Jog-a-Thon and volunteering at the Family Fun Night.

Rani Michelle Crosby, Parras Middle School Chapter 254, Lisa MacMillan, Adviser
Serving as her chapter’s CJSF President, Rani has been an excellent role model while building strong bonds with new incoming students. She has been an active member in the WEB (Where Every Student Belongs) and the Tobacco Use Prevention Education programs at her school.

Emma Huynh, Newcomb Academy Chapter 269, Alyson Al-Mulla, Adviser
Emma currently serves as the CJSF President and a member of the Yearbook team. She is enrolled in the GATE program and has earned academic excellence awards in many subjects. Her goal is to make a difference by continuing to help others and the environment.

Isabella De La Rosa, Sacred Heart School Chapter 182, Deborah Cuddihy, Adviser
Isabella currently holds the positions of CJSF President and Student Body president. She is a Mathlete, Science Olympiad and Decathalon member. Isabella is enrolled in advanced placement classes and an active athlete. Her adviser acknowledges the numerous contributions Isabella has made to her school and community.

Kyle Mille, Newcomb Academy Chapter 269, Alyson Al-Mulla, Adviser
Kyle currently serves as the school’s ASB President. He has received numerous awards for academic excellence in the accelerated program. His adviser describes Kyle as quiet, personable, methodical and ready to volunteer at all times.

CSF/CJSF Elections 2019

Hello Advisers,

An email was sent to current Advisers yesterday regarding elections. If you have not voted already…

It is time for elections for your CSF/CJSF Board of Directors.  These ballot links will take you to the official ballot.  All voting must be completed by Thursday, April 11th at 6 pm.

Please take a few minutes to vote for the CSF candidates (it will really take less than 3 minutes).

CSF ADVISERS – Click here to vote: https://forms.gle/bytkX21N82ragwD6A

CJSF ADVISERS – Click here to vote: https://forms.gle/53Yi5itcpPmz6UAa8

Thank you for voting, and for being a chapter adviser.

Please note: Some schools/districts block links in emails so that you may not be able to click to go directly to the ballot form. You may need to copy and paste it into a browser window. Contact patricia@csf-cjsf.org if you need help.

SEYMOUR AWARD 2019 | NORTH REGION

Congratulations North Region Seymour Award Recipient Joanna Jarvis and Fellow Finalists

Seymour North 2019 Recipient Joanna Jarvis (2nd from left) and Finalists Simrit Dhillon, Paige Smith, Sorea Asmai, Maxwell Callan, Taylor Froomin, Marianne Homer, (in front) Nicabec Casido, Kade Breckenridge

The Seymour Memorial Awards were established to honor both Charles F. Seymour and his devoted wife, Marian H. Seymour, who together supplied the inspiration and leadership which fostered the California Scholarship Federation. The very first award of $25 was presented to Seymour Award recipient Elizabeth Murphy (O’Neil) of Fresno High School in 1936.Each year, 50 finalists receive awards of $2,000 each, and five of these (one per region) each receive an additional $3,000 as the regional award recipient. The Seymour Award is regarded as one of the highest scholastic honors given to high school students in the state of California.

 

SEYMOUR AWARD 2019 | CENTRAL REGION

Congratulations Central Region Seymour Award Recipient Sahila Shah and Fellow Finalists

The Seymour Memorial Awards were established to honor both Charles F. Seymour and his devoted wife, Marian H. Seymour, who together supplied the inspiration and leadership which fostered the California Scholarship Federation. The very first award of $25 was presented to Seymour Award recipient Elizabeth Murphy (O’Neil) of Fresno High School in 1936. Each year, 50 finalists receive awards of $2,000 each, and five of these (one per region) each receive an additional $3,000 as the regional award recipient. The Seymour Award is regarded as one of the highest scholastic honors given to high school students in the state of California.

 

CONGRATULATIONS CENTRAL REGION HUHN AWARD FINALISTS

Congratulations to the 2018-19 CJSF Central Region Huhn Award Recipients who submitted the award winning essays:
Richard Alberto, Livingston Middle School Chapter 789, Adviser Wendy Gonzalez, Emily Flora, Emilie J. Ross Middle School Chapter 1219, Adviser Jameelah Cordano, Kasey Lassen, Wallace Middle School Chapter 976, Adviser Megan Hairell, Emmanuel Reyes, Cruickshank Middle School Chapter 846, Adviser Wendy May, TJ Sanders, Wallace Middle School Chapter 976, Adviser Meg Hairell

DIGIOVANNA ESSAY WRITERS RECOGNIZED

In honor of long-time CJSF adviser/CSF-CJSF Board Member Joanna DiGiovanna, we are pleased to award one CJSF student from each CSF/CJSF region this year.

  • North Region Finalist: Chloe Alchin, Chapter 158 – Bidwell Junior High School
  • Central Finalist: Charlene Dixon, Chapter 547 – St. Joachim School
  • South: Caitlyn DeJesus, Chapter 961 – Oak Middle School
  • Central Coast: Jayden Kim, Chapter 1284 – Dartmouth Middle School
  • South Central: Jinal Dungrani, Chapter 257  – Sierra Vista Junior High School