Donald A. Strauss Scholarship Foundation

January 23, 2019


The Strauss Scholarship applications are available! 

The Donald A. Strauss Scholarship Foundation makes annual awards of $15,000 to no fewer than 10 and no more than 15 California college sophomores or juniors from 14 pre-selected institutions. 

The Foundation promotes the value of public service in the education and preparation of our future leaders by financing innovative student-generated projects.  A central part of the application package is a proposal for a project to be carried out between the end of the sophomore or junior year, and the spring of the following year; these proposals shall become a major focus of the selection process. 

Community Studies Alum Tim Galarneau is a former recipient of the Donald A. Strauss Scholarship. Watch what Tim has to say about their experience!

Applications are due February 4, 2019. For more information, please visit the Strauss Foundation website.