Scholarship Awards

Scholarship & Book Award Recipients 2019

The Pasadena/Altadena Chapter of AKA in Partnership with the Pasadena/Altadena Ivy Foundation awarded 14 Scholarships and Book Awards to graduating college bound students.  The Scholarships were awarded in S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), Social Justice and Young African American Male  The accomplishments of all these young people were amazing and you can enjoy their videos on our Home Page.

Name                                             High School                                     Scholarship

Emily Cattouse                               John Muir                                          STEAM

Lela Theus                                       John Muir                                      Social Justice

Brian Carter                                    John Muir                            African American Male

Reginald Myles                              John Muir                            African American Male  

Devine Johnson                             Pasadena High                            Social Justice          

Joseph Brumfield                          Pasadena High                   African American Male  

Isabel MarionSims                        Polytechnic High                     Social Justice           

Chandler Washington                  Polytechnic High               African American Male   

Kelsey Mumford                           Ramon C. Cortines                          STEAM

Marissa Starks                               Flintridge Preparatory                   SCE STEM

Alexis Preston                               Charter Oaks                                    SCE STEM

Devon Culpepper                         La Salle High                      African American Male   

Amanda Hall                                 Alverno High School                So Cal Gas STEM

Carmen Martin                              Valencia High                               Book Award

The accomplishments of all of these young people were exciting to hear.  As they strike out into the world, the future is in great hands.  The Pasadena Chapter of AKA in partnership with PAIF is honored to help them on their journey.

The organizations awarded over $30,000 in Scholarships and Book Awards.   The Regenia Payne Moses multi-year scholarship award of $5000 went to Divine Johnson from Pasadena High School.   When all is said and done the Pasadena/Altadena Chapter of AKA in partnership with PAIF will have awarded over $350,000 in Scholarships since being chartered in 1960.   The organizations continue to have a goal of increasing the award amounts and look forward to assistance in achieving that goal.

Corporate Sponsors:

Bronze Sponsors:

  • QIANA CHARLES
  • ELISE PRESTON MALLORY
  • BONNIE SHERMAN/ LOVE FAMILY TRUST
  • THERESA DUGAS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

 

Scholarship Patrons:

  • ETHEL BROUSSARD
  • SAEIDA MILLER
  • PAMELA HULEY
  • PATRICE MARSHALL MCKENZIE
  • CORNELIA KELLY GATES
  • NASHAWN BACON
  • STAAJABU HESHIMU
  • BRENDA HARVEY WILLIAMS
  • DARRALYN HOOKER
  • JEANE WARD
  • PAMELA HUGHES
  • TANYA HOLMES BROOKS
  • SUZANNE ALEXANDER
  • KIA SKRINE JEFFERS
  • JAMELLE MAGEE, ESQ.
  • ARIEL POUNDS
  • MARJORIE PRESTON
  • TRUDE TODD



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