The Denny Jackman Scholarship
An annual essay competition and scholarship awarded by Farmland Working Group
Farmland Working Group sponsors an annual competitive scholarship for graduating high school seniors in Stanislaus and Merced Counties. Named for Denny Jackman, former Modesto City Council member and an advocate for smart growth, Denny was a charter member of the Farmland Working Group.
Application forms are mailed to high schools in the fall with deadline for submission by the third Friday in February. Late applications will not be considered. The scholarship has a monetary component. Selected essay(s) will be published in the Group's Summer newsletter.
Applications and essays can be returned by email only to: email@example.com. Essays need to be in text format.
Below is the scholarship application form in both pdf and word format for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Prior Year's Recipients
2021 To be determined.
2020 Megan E. - Los Banos High School
2019 William S. - Buhach Colony High School
2018 Alison D. - Enoch High School
2017 Stephanie S. - Buhach Colony High School
2015 Clayton S. - Buhach Colony High School
2014 Larry B. - Waterford HS, and Erica S. - Buhach Colony HS
2012 Gavin A. - Livingston High School
2011 John C. - Hughson High School
2010 Johanna M. - Turlock Christian School
2009 Jennifer R. - Atwater High School
2008 Victoria K. - Modesto High School
2007 Garland C. - Beyer High School
2006 Lance A. - Ceres High School, and Teresa M., and Elizabeth A.
2005 Christopher H. - Ceres High School
Contact the Scholarship Committee directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.