On August 7, Cuesta College held its 25th annual scholarship reception on the SLO campus. The purpose of the event was to bring together scholarship recipient and donor. Here are some highlights: 

-      Amount distributed this year: nearly $262,000, an increase of 10% increase from last year

-      The average scholarship recipient received $582

-      Scholarship amounts range $75-$1,700

-      Approximately 160 donors and scholarship recipients attended the event

-      Total of 279 students received scholarships

-      Nearly 400 scholarships were awarded this year from 163 donors


Lauren Milbourne / (805) 546-3108 / Lauren_milbourne@cuesta.edu / Posted: 8/7/14