Congratulations Juliann! CSF Rose Parade Float Design Contest Winners Announced

California Scholarship Federation thanks all members who submitted a design for the CSF 2021 Tournament of Roses Parade Float Design Contest. We had many exceptional design ideas and the process of narrowing down the best of the design submissions was very challenging.

The Winning design was submitted by Juliann Ricker, CSF Chapter 1137, Adviser Jaimie Tippetts, Rocklin High School. Juliann has agreed to ride on the CSF float on January 1, 2021.

These nine Runners Up are invited to walk with the CSF float in the 2021 Tournament of Roses Parade:

  • Alexandra Gordnier, CJSF Chapter 1278, Adviser Lindsay Peck, Shorecliffs Middle School
  • Rebecca Harmonson, CSF Chapter 656, Adviser Anna Luci, Del Oro High School, Loomis
  • Kristina Huang and Vivian Huynh, CSF Chapter 1326, Adviser Craig Nash, Ronald E. McNair High School
  • Grace Kim, CSF Chapter 467, Adviser Luana Kardassakis, Notre Dame Academy
  • Holly Lee, CSF Chapter 339cc, Adviser Susan Kelley, Abraham Lincoln High School
  • Luca Nicoletti, CSF Chapter 1503, Adviser Michael Turf, California School of The Arts
  • Krista Price, CJSF Chapter 320, Adviser Sarah Nichols, Serrano Intermediate
  • Xiomara Rivero, CJSF Chapter 468JC, Adviser Susan Dahms, Murray Middle School
  • Samantha Rosales, CJSF Chapter 332, Adviser Jamie Sheridan, St. Agnes School

The float builders will be creating a design using elements from a variety of submissions. Contest participants will have fun finding some of their design ideas in the float.

All CSF and CJSF Students and Advisers will have the opportunity, through a random drawing, to ride the float and walk along with it in the parade.

All members and advisers of CSF and CJSF chapters, and their friends and family are invited to volunteer to help with decorating the float.  Decorating will take place on December 5, 12, 19, 26-31, 2020.  Decorating schedules and sign-ups will be available beginning in March.

The 2021 Rose Parade will kick off the 100th anniversary of California Scholarship Federation. Follow us on our website and on social media for news about other 100th  anniversary activities.


“Dream. Believe. Achieve.” 2021 Pasadena Tournament of Roses Celebrates Education

PASADENA, Calif. (January 17, 2020) – The Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Board of Directors has confirmed Dr. Robert B. Miller as President and Chairman of the Board for the 2021 Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association, providing leadership for the 132nd Rose Parade® and 107th Rose Bowl Game® on January 1, 2021.

Miller announced “Dream. Believe. Achieve.” as the Pasadena Tournament of Roses theme, celebrating education’s ability to open doors, open minds and change lives. “Education paves the path to success with a world of opportunities achieved through knowledge, compassion and determination. Education is the great equalizer,” shared Miller. “As a community college educator, I have seen firsthand the life-changing miracle that education provides. As students visualize their future, education becomes the bridge to accomplish their aspirations and transform lives for generations to come.

Exciting News from CSF! 2021 Rose Parade CSF Float Design Contest!

Celebrating 100 years Scholars for Service CSF logo

In 2021 CSF will celebrate our 100th Anniversary and we have been honored with the opportunity to have a float in the January 1, 2021 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena.

All student members of CSF and CJSF are invited to submit their design for the CSF Tournament of Roses 2021 Parade Float to celebrate 100 Years of Scholars for Service.

10 total student designs will be chosen and each student will receive recognition of their contribution; runner up designers will be invited to walk with the float in the parade.*

The designer of the #1 selected design will be invited to ride on the float January 1, 2021!*

Please share this opportunity with your chapter members. The contest is open now and will close on January 15th.

*Go to this page on our website for all the details, guidelines, requirements, restrictions, and to enter a design in the competition

The design contest starts today, but watch for future emails about decorating the float, riding on the float, walking in the parade, and fundraising!