Impact

ScholarMatch crowdfunded college studentsWe strive to make college possible for more students every year.

Since launching in May 2010, we have awarded more than $650,000 in college scholarships, provided college counseling services to hundreds of students, and involved scores of volunteers and donors.

2014 Statistics

Read our 2014 Impact Report.

  • 93: Number of students who received scholarships through ScholarMatch
  • $228,000: Total scholarships awarded by ScholarMatch
  • 82%: Percent of scholars who were first generation college students
  • 189: High school students receiving
    college admission services
  • 61: Volunteers regularly working with students
  • 67%: Percent of our students’ families who live below the poverty line

ScholarMatch Class of 2014-2015

Cecilia Aguilera – UC Davis Dwayne Anderson – UC Berkeley
Melissa Anguiano – UC Berkeley Kai Kane Aoki Izu – Stanford University
Francisco Arce – Santa Clara University Veronica Arellano – UC Santa Cruz
Jose Avalos – Sonoma State Gemma Bolanos – Sonoma State
Olivia Butler – Tulane University Jahzel Castillo – UC Merced
Bianca Catalan – City College of NY Luri Chen Zheng – UC Berkeley
Lina Chen – UCLA Chong Hang Cheong – UC San Diego
Jessica Cheung – Middlebury College Kelly Ching – UC Berkeley
Zaria Clemmons – Agnes Scott College Zenay Clemmons – Agnes Scott College
Tania Cruz – UC Davis Andrea Delgadillo – Cal Lutheran Univ
Dereje Dilnesaw – SJSU Daniela Dominguez – Coll of Alameda
Edgar Estanislao – SJSU Nirvana Felix – UC Berkeley
Karen Ferreira – Skyline College Sandra Galvan – Holy Names University
Ivan Garcia – Maharishi Univ of Mgmt Rene Garcia – Ohio Wesleyan Univ
Jacqueline Garcia-Martinez – SFSU Claudia Gonzalez – UC Santa Cruz
Daniel Gonzalez – UC Merced Eliezer Guerrero – SFSU
Akash Gurung – UC Davis Daisy Guzman – UC Berkeley
Kristie Ann Handang – Webster University Alaya Hardy – UC Merced
Sharon Herrera – UC Berkeley Elexus Hunter – Clark Atlanta
Jessie Jimenez – Sonoma State Katherine Kuang – Boston College
Courtney Lee – UCLA Rongchang Lei – UC Berkeley
Dorrian Lewis – CCSF Xiu Ying Li Yu – UC Berkeley
GuoWei Vincent Li – Middlebury College Shirley Liang – UC Santa Barbara
Yingshi Liang – Middlebury College George Lieu – UC Santa Barbara
Raul Lopez-Luna – UC Santa Cruz Temuulen Maral-Erdene – UCLA
Larissa Martinez – UCLA Erica McMath – SFSU
Kim Mejia-Cuellar – Yale University Carlos Montejano – UC Santa Cruz
Noor Nijem – Skyline College Kristine Nodalo – UC Berkeley
Ashley Ornelas – San Jose State E’Quacy Parker – Cal Poly – Pomona
Norma Perez – UC Berkeley Donzah Pitre – Guilford College
Juan Pulido – Laney CC Angel Ramirez – UC Merced
Viky Rivas – SFSU Astrid Rivera – Skyline CC
Jennifer Rodas – Cal Poly – SLO Gaby Rodriguez – Lewis and Clark College
Hosanna Rubio – CCSF Wendy Rubio – Kalamazoo College
Cesar Sanchez – UC Berkeley Jose Luis Sanchez – Wesleyan University
Christopher Sandoval – UC Santa Cruz Juan Serrano – UC Berkeley
Jesus Soto – UC Santa Cruz Nicolas Soto – Berkeley City College
Jennifer Sotz – SFSU Kevin Stephens – UC Riverside
Rabiya Subedar – UC Berkeley Fanny Tan – Mills College
Carlos Toledo – SJSU Denzel Tongue – Occidental College
Jennifer Tran – UC Davis Kasiemobi Udo-okoye – Stanford University
Virginia Urzua-Rios – UC Berkeley Valery Vallin – Saint Mary’s College
Kayla Wang – UC Berkeley Yvonne Winer – UCLA
Karen Yu – UC Irvine Weiling Zhu – UC Davis
Irina Zhuravskaya – Sonoma State Andy Xie – Ohio Wesleyan University
Tammy Tang – UC Davis Safia Belayadi – UC Davis
Winny Chan – University of the Pacific

2013 Statistics

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  • 77: Number of students who received scholarships through ScholarMatch
  • $150,156: Total scholarships awarded by ScholarMatch
  • 80%: Percent of scholars who were first generation college students
  • 165: High school students receiving
    college admission services
  • 41: Volunteers regularly working with students
  • 67%: Percent of our students’ families who live below the poverty line

ScholarMatch Class of 2013-2014

Akash Gurung – UC Davis Alaya Hardy – UC Merced
Amber Andrade – Holy Names Astrid Rivera – UC Davis
Carlos Toledo – SJSU Bianca Catalan – City College of NY
Carmen Chan – SFSU Cecilia Aguilera – UC Davis
Cesar Sanchez – UC Berkeley Chong Hang Cheong – UC San Diego
Courtney Lee – UCLA Daisy Guzman – UC Berkeley
Daniel Gonzalez – UC Merced Daniela Dominguez – Sonoma State
Denzel Tongue – Occidental Dereje Dilnesaw – SJSU
Dorrian Lewis – CCSF Dwayne Anderson – UC Berkeley
E’Quacy Parker – Cal Poly Pomona Eddie Ashley III – UC Riverside
Edgar Estanislao – SJSU Eduwiges Rivas – SFSU
Elexus Hunter – Clark Atlanta Eliezer Guerrero – SFSU
Erica McMath – Georgia State Fanny Tan – Mills
Francisco Arce – Santa Clara Gabriela Rodriguez – Lewis & Clark College
Gemma Bolanos – Sonoma State GuoWei Vincent Li –Middlebury
Ivan Garcia – SFSU Jacqueline Garcia-Martinez – SFSU
Jahzel Castillo – UC Merced Jennifer Coello – SFSU
Jennifer Rodas – Cal Poly SLO Jennifer Tran – UC Davis
Jessica Cheung – Middlebury Jessie Jimenez – Holy Names
Jesus Soto – UC Santa Cruz Jewelea Rivas – Cal Poly SLO
Jorge Lopez – SFSU Jose Avalos – Sonoma State
Juan Pulido – Laney CC Juan Serrano – UC Berkeley
Kai Kane Aoki Izu – Stanford Karen Ferreira – Skyline
Karen Yu – UC Davis Kasiemobi Udo-okoye – Stanford
Kayla Wang – UC Berkeley Kelly Ching – UC Berkeley
Kevin Stephens – UC Merced Kim Mejia-Cuellar – Yale
Kristie Ann Handang – Webster Kristine Nodalo – CCSF
Larissa Martinez – UCLA Liliana Cazares – CCSF
Lina Chen – UCLA Luri Chen Zheng – UC Berkeley
Melissa Anguiano – UC Berkeley Nicolas Soto – UC Merced
Nirvana Felix – UC Berkeley Norma Perez – UC Berkeley
Rabiya Subedar – UC Berkeley Raul Lopez-Luna – UC Santa Cruz
Rongchang Lei – UC Berkeley Sandra Galvan – Holy Names
Sharon Herrera – UC Berkeley Shirley Liang – UCSB
Sofia Gago – Santa Clara Solongo Bilegt – UC Davis
Trallonie McKinney – Spelman Veronica Arellano – UCSB
Virginia Urzua – UC Berkeley Weiling Zhu – UC Davis
Wendy Rubio – Kalamazoo Yvonne Winer – UCLA

2012 Statistics

View our 2012 impact report

  • 64: Number of students who received scholarships through ScholarMatch
  • $144,241: Total scholarships awarded by ScholarMatch
  • $2,254: Average value of a ScholarMatch scholarship
  • 88%: Percent of scholars who were first generation college students
  • 80: High school students receiving
    college admission services
  • 22: Volunteers regularly working with students
  • 67%: Percent of our students’ families who live below the poverty line

ScholarMatch Class of 2012-2013
* = continued with ScholarMatch from the previous year

Cecilia Aguilera* – UC Davis Rongchang Lei* – UC Berkeley
Dwayne Anderson – UC Berkeley Dorrian Lewis* – CCSF
Amber Andrade* – Holy Names GuoWei Vincent Li – Middlebury
Kai Kane Aoki Izu – Stanford Shirley Liang – UCSB
Francisco Arce – Santa Clara Danelia Lopez* – Whittier
Veronica Arellano* – UC Santa Barbara Jorge Lopez – SFSU
Eddie Ashley III* – UC Riverside Larissa Martinez – UCLA
Jose Avalos – Sonoma State Trallonie McKinney* – Spelman
Solongo Bilegt* – UC Davis Erica McMath – Georgia State
Gemma Bolanos – Sonoma State Kim Mejia-Cuellar – Yale
Bianca Catalan* – St. Mary’s Noor Nijem – CSU East Bay
Liliana Cazares* – CCSF Kristine Nodalo* – CCSF
Carmen Chan* – SFSU Norma Perez – UC Berkeley
Chong Hang Cheong* – UC San Diego Juan Pulido* – Laney
Jessica Cheung* – Fordham Jewelea Rivas* – Cal Poly SLO
Grace Ka Ian Chio* – UC Davis Eduwiges Rivas* – SFSU
Bremy Deleon – Sonoma State Jennifer Rodas – Cal Poly SLO
Dereje Dilnesaw – San Jose State Gabriela Rodriguez – Lewis & Clark
Daniela Dominguez – Sonoma State Wendy Rubio – Kalamazoo College
Pedro Espinosa* – SFSU Cesar Sanchez* – UC Berkeley
Danielle Esqueda* – Cal Poly Pomona Juan Serrano – UC Berkeley
Nirvana Felix – UC Berkeley Jesus Soto – UC Santa Cruz
Sofia Gago* – Santa Clara Fanny Tan – Mills College
Sandra Galvan* – Holy Names Carlos Toledo* – San Jose State
Ivan Garcia – SFSU Kasi Udo-okoye* – Stanford
Jacqueline Garcia-Martinez – SFSU Virginia Urzua* – UC Berkeley
Daniel Gonzalez* – UC Merced Kayla Wang – UC Berkeley
Eliezer Guerrero* – SFSU Yvonne Winer – UCLA
Akash Gurung – UC Davis Karen Yu – UC Irvine
Elexus Hunter – Clark Atlanta Jessamine Zamora – UC Santa Cruz
Jessie Jimenez – Holy Names Flor Zepeda – Merritt
Courtney Lee* – UCLA Weiling Zhu – UC Davis

2011 Statistics

  • 43: Number of students who received scholarships through ScholarMatch
  • $99,865: Total scholarships awarded by ScholarMatch
  • $2,322: Average value of a ScholarMatch scholarship
  • 88%: Percent of scholars who were first generation college students
Alex Snyder – West Valley College Jenny Fang – Dominican University
Amber Andrade – Holy Names Jessica Cheung – Fordham University
Ana Canenguez – SFSU Jewelea Rivas – Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Armando Ibarra – Manhattanville Karina Belberska – Colby Sawyer College
Ashley Childers – Berkeley City College Kasiemobi Udo-Okoye – Stanford
Bianca Catalan* – St. Mary’s College Kristine Nodalo – CCSF
Carlos Toledo – SJSU Liliana Cazares – CCSF
Carmen Chan – SFSU Lina Chen – Ventura College
Cecilia Aguilera – UC Davis Marlene Vasquez – CSU East Bay
Chong Hong Cheong* – UC San Diego Mauricio Perez – SFSU
Courtney Lee – UCLA Pedro Espinosa* – SFSU
Cristian Madero – SFSU Pedro Perez – Sonoma State
Daniel Gonzalez – UC Merced Sandra Galvan* – CCSF
Danielle Esqueda – Cal Poly Pomona Sofia Gago – Santa Clara University
Dawn Martinez – UCLA Solongo Bilegt – UC Davis
Dorrian Lewis* – CCSF Trallonie McKinney – Spelman College
Eddie Ashley III* – UC Riverside Ravon Anderson – Grambling State
Eliezer Guerrero – SFSU Raquel Martinez – Merritt College
Erica McMath – Dillard University Rongchang Lei – UC Berkeley
Gina Cargas – Cornell University Veronica Arellano – UC Santa Cruz
Grace Chio – UC Davis Virginia Urzua – UC Berkeley
Jarrell Soriano – Skyline College

 

* = continued with ScholarMatch from the previous year

2010 Statistics

  • 28: Number of students who received scholarships through ScholarMatch
  • $31,241: Total scholarships awarded by ScholarMatch
  • $1,115: Average value of a ScholarMatch scholarship
  • 93%: Percent of scholars who were first generation college students
Abel Guardado – Sonoma State Hugo Camarena – El Camino College
Agustin Barajas – CSU East Bay Jesus Chavez – UC Berkeley
Alexis Vallin – SFSU Karla Loaiza – UC Santa Cruz
Bianca Catalan – St. Mary’s College Lorenzo Thompson – Grambling State
Bradley Izaguirre – CSU Stanislaus Magali Molina – UC Santa Cruz
Chong Hang Cheong – UC San Diego Marisol Rodriguez – UC Berkeley
Dorrian Lewis – CCSF Maritza Avalos – Sonoma State
Eddie Ashley III – UC Riverside Max Rybold – UC Santa Cruz
Eduwiges Rivas – SFSU Mayra Gomez Serna – UC Berkeley
Eliza Rodriguez – UC Berkeley Mikias Wondyfraw – Long Island University
Eric Ng Du – UC Davis Pedro Espinosa – SFSU
Francisco Figueroa – SFSU Rickey Wilson – CSU Northridge
Hadrien Picq – CCSF Sandra Galvan – CCSF
Harriet Hu – UC San Diego Suleima Padilla – Carrington College