CEAC Memorial Scholarship Program

The County Engineers Association of California will grant up to three $2,000 cash scholarships to qualified Engineering or Land Surveying students for study leading to a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or land surveying.Each student must be enrolled in upper division course work leading to a Civil Engineering or Land Surveying Degree, with a high grade point average, have demonstrated a need for the scholarship, and have participated in related outside activities such as a Student Chapter ASCE, Student Member CLSA or American Public Works Association. These various factors, including outside activities, will be considered in awarding the scholarship.

2016 Scholarship Recipients:

  1. Margarita Kovalchuk (California State University Sacramento)
  2. Brandon Elder (Cal Poly Pomona)
  3. Crystal Faqih (Cal Poly Pomona)

2015 Scholarship Recipients:

  1. Bridget Garlinghouse (Cal Poly San Luis Obispo)
  2. Alyssa Herperger (University California Berkeley)
  3. Crystal Faqih (Cal Poly Pomona)

2014 Scholarship Recipients:

Engineering Scholarships:

  1. Kiana M. Negoro (California State University Fresno)
  2. Elizabeth Jachens (California State University Chico)

Surveyor Scholarship:

  1. Marco Castaneda (California State University Fresno)

2017 CEAC Memorial Fund and Scholarship Committee:

Chair Scott DeLeon Lake County
Vice Chair TBD
Vice Chair TBD

Applications for 2016 are now closed. Please check back in early spring, 2017.
In addition, in order to be eligible for the above scholarship, an applicant must complete an application form and write a professional and educational goals letter. This letter will have considerable weight in grading the merits of the applicant, as well as the student’s grade point average and the need of the applicant.

You may submit your applications electronically or in hard copy.

Electronic applications: the 2016 submissions have closed. Please check back in the spring, 2017. Note: typically submissions are due around mid-May, and e-mailed to: Linda Zimmerman at lzimm@pw.cccounty.us.

Hard copy applications: the 2016 submissions have closed. Please check back in the spring, 2017. Note: typically submissions are due around mid-May, and can be mailed to:
Scott DeLeon, Chair
CEAC Memorial Fund and Scholarship Committee
Lake County
Public Works Department
255 N. Forbes Street
Lakeport, CA 95453


Email: lzimm@pw.cccounty.us
Phone: (707) 263-2341Fax: (707) 263-7748