Hawthorne High School Top Scholarship Recipients

The Gates Millennium Scholarship is an all expense and full-tuition paid scholarship that covers undergraduate programs.  Continuing Gates Millennium Scholars may request funding for a graduate degree program in one of the following discipline areas: computer science, education, engineering, library science, mathematics, public health or science.
The Posse Scholarship extends to students the opportunity to pursue personal and academic excellence by placing them in supportive, multicultural teams - Posses - of 10 students.  The Foundation's partner colleges and universities award Posse Scholars four-year, full-tuition leadership scholarships. 
The Sandpipers Scholarship was founded to support South Bay students in 1941 and is supporting over 40 students per year.  The program funds qualified recipients throughout the four continuous years of their undergraduate studies.  In recent years, they have achieved an astounding graduation rate of 98%, suggesting that scholarship money is well invested.