Art Scholarship Winners on KZSB

Art Scholarship Winners on KZSB

Radio host Elizabeth Stewart recently interviewed three of this year's art scholarship winners – Isaac Babus, Claire Whicker, and Meiya Sidney – along with legendary photographer Santi Visalli on her weekly show. The program, which aired February ...

Scholarship Foundation in the News

Scholarship Foundation in the News

Isaac Babus, a senior at Dos Pueblos High School, won best in show in the 2021 Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Art Scholarship Competition on January 21. The Scholarship Foundation awarded 22 student artists a college scholarship for the 2021-22 academic y...

Board Member Spotlight: Erik Frost

Board Member Spotlight: Erik Frost

While some education advocates emphasize tenets and theories, Erik Frost has long preferred a more hands-on approach, be it in the classroom, at community events, or under the hood of a car. “It sure has been fun,” said the longtime automotive ins...

2020 Gratitude Video

2020 Gratitude Video

The cancellation of this year’s Community Leaders Luncheon deprived the Scholarship Foundation of an important occasion to thank and recognize our many generous donors. We did not want these invaluable supporters to go unacknowledged, however, so we ...

From the Desk of Barbara Robertson

From the Desk of Barbara Robertson

The coronavirus pandemic has had a surprisingly pernicious effect on community college enrollment, and as is often the case in times of social disruption, the fallout threatens underserved populations disproportionately. How we respond to this crisis...

From the Desk of Barbara Robertson

From the Desk of Barbara Robertson

The nation’s vast postsecondary education system exists in large part to supply the workforce necessary to sustain economic growth and create broad-based prosperity. What happens when a key component of that system is abruptly scaled back or eliminat...