Welcome to the new Gilroy Foundation website!
At Gilroy Foundation, we firmly believe that access to education should be within reach for all aspiring scholars. Our application process is designed to be straightforward and accessible, ensuring that every deserving student has an equal opportunity to pursue their educational journey.
Transforming Lives through Scholarships: Gilroy Foundation’s Impact
At Gilroy Foundation, our journey towards educational excellence began in 1999 with the Julie and Richard Hayes Award, a scholarship valued at $250. Little did we know, it was just the beginning of something remarkable.
To this day, Gilroy Foundation has proudly awarded nearly $6 million in scholarships to deserving high school graduates and college students in the Gilroy area. In 2022 alone, we received an overwhelming response, with over 480 applications competing for 98 prestigious awards ranging from $250 to $50,000.
At Gilroy Foundation, we firmly believe that investing in our young students means investing in the future of Gilroy. With the generous contributions from local donors and dedicated community members, we stand united in our commitment to ensuring a promising future for both our students and our beloved community.
Join us in our mission to empower the next generation. Explore our website to learn more about our scholarship programs, success stories, and ways to get involved. Together, we are creating a pathway to success and fostering a brighter future for Gilroy and its talented students.
Discover how you can make a difference today. Gilroy Foundation: Transforming Lives through Scholarships, Building a Brighter Gilroy. Together, we can shape a future filled with endless possibilities.