May 10, 2018
More than 50 Mt. San Jacinto College students received nearly $90,000 in scholarship funds during the MSJC Foundation’s annual Scholarship Reception. The May 9 event was held at Wilson Creek Winery in Temecula.
A total of $87,375 was awarded to 54 students during the annual scholarship reception.
Nursing major Giti Skolnick of Murrieta, who plans on transferring to Cal Poly Pomona, received a total of four scholarships.
“I have started my academic journey with a goal of becoming a certified nurse/midwife,” Skolnick said. “I have a strong interest in women’s physical and psychological health and its influence on the self, the pregnancy and the children.”
Rene’ Michelle Floyd, a Perris resident, won first place in the SOCO Business Competition – a competition for MSJC students modeled after the TV show “Shark Tank.” She received $5,000. The SOCO Group awarded a total of $20,000 to four students.
More photos: MSJC Foundation Scholarship Reception photos on Flickr
The Mt. San Jacinto College Foundation awarded 54 students with scholarships totaling nearly $90,000 during a luncheon on May 9, 2018.
The MSJC Foundation is grateful for the generosity of its donors for supporting MSJC students:
AAUW Temecula Valley
Alma Brook Memorial Nursing Scholarship
American Legion Post Riders 848
Assistance League of Hemacinto
Delta Kappa Gamma
George & Sherrie Guerrero
Golden Era Productions
Kiwanis Club of Hemet Valley
MSJC Honors Instructors
PEO Chapter AS-AS
PEO Chapter VC San Jacinto
SOCO Group Institute
Temecula Valley Rotary
Temecula Valley Women’s Club
Valley Women’s Conference
Scholarship recipients were:
Diego Porroa Garcia
Rene’ Michelle Floyd