OUTSTANDING SEALBEARERS 2018-19

Congratulations to the Outstanding Sealbearer Award Recipients of 2018-19

The Outstanding Sealbearer Award was established in 2015 to recognize graduating Life Members who demonstrate great effort and motivation, have great potential but are overlooked in other awards, and need financial assistance to achieve. Five students are recognized, one in each CSF region. Many thanks to their nominating Advisers.

 

Central Region

Ingrid Cross, Chapter 1384 – Central; Adviser – Vicky Edwards, Principal Jeff Brown, Harmony Magnet Academy
 

Central Coast Region

Chaylene Tran, Chapter 211 – Central Coast; Adviser – Carol Quattrin, Principal Patrick Ruff ,St. Ignatius College Preparatory
 

North Region

Lisa Liff , Chapter 595 – North; Adviser – Susan Farkas, Principal Randy Burbank ,Montgomery High School
 

South Region

Borena Lonh, Chapter 1436 – South; Adviser – Hollie Lohff, Principal Roger Fasting, Fremont Academy of Engineering and Design
 

South Central Region

Emily Milian, Chapter 1472 – South Central; Adviser – Crystal Lu, Principal Roberto Lee, Sun Valley Magnet School
 

CONGRATULATIONS CENTRAL COAST REGION HUHN AWARD FINALISTS

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

  • Angela Lee,  Dartmouth Middle School Chapter 1284, Adviser Christine Campbell
  • Mannat Dhot, Fallon Middle School Chapter 1085, Adviser Rachael Guinther
  • Akansha Sallakonda, Fallon Middle School Chapter 1085, Adviser Rachael Guinther
  • Rianna Fajardo, Sequoia Middle School Chapter 668, Adviser Leilani Montoya
  • Abhiram Mokkapati, Sequoia Middle School Chapter 668, Adviser Leilani Montoya

SEYMOUR AWARD 2019 | SOUTH CENTRAL REGION

Congratulations South Central Region Seymour Award Recipient Isabella Blanco and Fellow Finalists

Seymour South Central Region 2019 Recipient Isabella Blanco, Santa Maria High School Chapter 6, Adviser Shelly Springer is pictured with Finalists.

  • Ramzey Issa, North High School Chapter 545, Adviser Lynnette Wallters
  • Faith Chong Ernest Righetti High School Chapter 729, Adviser Jennifer Dolan
  • Sonia Cervantes Ernest Righetti High School Chapter 729, Adviser Jennifer Dolan
  • Desirae Barragan Channel Islands High School Chapter 796, Adviser Terrie Romines
  • Haley Gunther Santa Clarita Christian School Chapter 1213, Adviser Debbie Brenner
  • Crystal Lee West Ranch High School Chapter 1299, Adviser Laura Solarez
  • Anna Urrea St. Monica Academy Chapter 1395, Adviser Jacqueline Halpin
  • Natasha Johnson St. Monica Academy Chapter 1395, Adviser Jacqueline Halpin
  • Nicholas Agtual New West Charter Chapter 1475, Adviser Mark Estanislao

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 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.