Recent Scholarship Awardees

Congratulations  2018 Scholarship Awardees!

Tina Aleagha, Cal Poly Pomona

Tina Aleagha
Cal Poly Pomona

Joshua Bland, Cal Poly Pomona

Joshua Bland
Cal Poly Pomona

Yuseon Choi, Cal Poly Pomona

Yuseon Choi
Cal Poly Pomona

Orlanda DePaz, Cal Poly Pomona

Orlanda  DePaz
Cal Poly Pomona

Starla Hampton Cal Poly Pomona

Starla Hampton
Cal Poly Pomona

Julian Herrera, Cal Poly Pomona

Julian Herrera
Cal Poly Pomona

Hayley Ho, Cal Poly Pomona

Hayley Ho
Cal Poly Pomona

Brandon Jenkins, Cal Poly Pomona

Brandon Jenkins
Cal Poly Pomona

Henry Lindstrom, Cal Poly Pomona

Henry Lindstrom
Cal Poly Pomona

Kristen Oakley, Cal Poly Pomona

Kristen Oakley
Cal Poly Pomona

Carolyn Odulio, Cal Poly Pomona

Carolyn Odulio
Cal Poly Pomona

Jihye Park, Cal Poly Pomona

Jihye Park
Cal Poly Pomona

Ameil Patel, Cal Poly Pomona

Ameil Patel
Cal Poly Pomona

Lea Scholz, Cal Poly Pomona

Lea Scholz
Cal Poly Pomona

Monica Siasoco, Cal Poly Pomona

Monica Siasoco
Cal Poly Pomona

Madeline Sin, Cal Poly Pomona

Madeline Sin
Cal Poly Pomona

Allison Anderson

Allison Anderson
San Diego State University

Alejandro Campos

Alejandro Campos
San Diego State University

Kelly Dunlay

Kelly Dunlay
San Diego State University

Corina Espinoza

Corina Espinoza
San Diego State University

Pearl Fang

Pearl Fang
San Diego State University

Elizabeth Hayes

Elizabeth Hayes
San Diego State University

Jonathan Jou

Jonathan Jou
San Diego State University

Allison Russell

Allison Russell
San Diego State University

Gilbert Blayke Silveira

Gilbert Blayke Silveira
San Diego State University

Summer Thompson

Summer Thompson
San Diego State University

Jillian Tower

Jillian Tower
San Diego State University

Isabella Widmann

Isabella Widmann
San Diego State University

Julie Barrette

Julie Barrette
University of San Francisco

Rosine Garcia

Rosine Garcia
University of San Francisco

Jacqeline Hanson

Jacqeline Hanson
University of San Francisco

Chuck Judd

Chuck Judd
University of San Francisco

Angela (Ai Qi) Mak

Angela (Ai Qi) Mak
University of San Francisco

Sarinna Flores

Sarinna Flores
San Jose State University

Shant Guzelian

Shant Guzelian
California State University, East Bay

Mohamed Muheisen

Mohamed Muheisen
San Francisco State University

Jessica Nunez

Jessica Nunez
San Francisco State University

Samantha Perez

Samantha Perez
San Francisco State University

Battulga Shirchingombo

Battulga Shirchingombo
City College of San Francisco

Kevin C. Trieu

Kevin C. Trieu
City College of San Francisco

Hilda Watson Gifford Memorial Award

Each year the Foundation recognizes the outstanding scholarship applicant with an award in honor of Hilda Watson Gifford.

Hilda was the first female graduate of the Cornell Hotel School and first director of the Hotel & Restaurant Department at City College of San Francisco. She was a lifelong advocate and crusader for culinary arts and hospitality management education.

2018 Recipient:

Mohamed Muheisen
San Francisco State University

Mohamed Muheisen

Recent Recipients of the Award:

  • 2017 Sarinna Flores, CCSF
  • 2016 Monica Bolanos, SDSU
  • 2015 Fion Hu, SFSU
  • 2014 Stephanie Marinese, CCSF
  • 2013 Mario Jaramillo, Cal Poly
  • 2012 Michelle Dewez, SDSU
  • 2011 Alyssa Andrade, USF
  • 2010 Rebecca Kinney, CCSF
  • 2009 Sean Van Straatum, Cal Poly
  • 2008 Erin Masho, Cal Poly
  • 2007 Jessica Johnson, USF and Ryan Shepherd, CCSF
  • 2006 Amy Peterson, USF
  • 2005 Ida Eng, CCSF
  • 2004 Teri Dien, CCSF
  • 2003 Margaret Lyeth, USF
  • 2002 Ma’hias Kowalski, USF
  • 2001 Timothy Andre, SFSU