Katherine Peterson Alumni Association Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need and demonstrated community service. Scholarship recipients will be asked to attend the Alumni Association Scholarship Awards Reception in fall. Learn more at: sjsualumni.com/scholarships

This scholarship is endowed by the Keith and Katherine Peterson Charitable Remainder Trust, in honor of Katherine. Katherine Peterson received her baccalaureate degree in education from SJSU in 1951. She taught in the Sunnyvale school system for 20 years. She also established the history docent program in Sunnyvale. This project brings demonstrations and stories of early Sunnyvale to the classroom through guest speakers.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe how your community service has shaped you into the person you are today.