Students in the Mother Lode have been supported with generosity from area businesses.
One hundred and ten Sonora High School Students received a total of $182,725 in scholarships.
Diana Harford, Principal, Connections Visual and Performing Arts Academy says, 52 seniors at Summerville will receive $197,000 in scholarship money.
Terri Tanner the College and Career Advisor at Calaveras High School said that 85 seniors received scholarships, the total from local programs was $186,699
Carla Rollari, the Registrar at Bret Harte High School reported students receiving a total of $182,549.
Clarke Broadcasting awarded its annual $2,000 four year scholarships to: Ruger Pearson and Jaden Banks of Sonora High, Kalyn Swegles of Cassina High School and Kyrstyn Patton Summerville High.