E. & J. Gallo Winery would like to invite qualified students to the Winery on January 30, 2017 to learn more about our High School Scholarship Internship Program (not mandatory to attend). This program is a great opportunity for students in the Central Valley to receive a college scholarship while gaining real work experience within the internship. Over the past 20 years, we’ve had 136 students enter this program and many of them have continued on to successful careers at the Winery and elsewhere. We ask that you advertise this opportunity to students who meet the qualifications listed below so that they can be considered for the program.
We are looking for seniors who meet the following qualifications:
3.2 unweighted cumulative GPA or higher
1190 SAT (1650 for old SAT) or 25 ACT score or higher
Two completed 250 word essays
Two letters of recommendation (both from an educator or one from an educator and one from an employer)
Must maintain a 2.8 GPA and full time student status at the college of their choice.
In addition, students have the opportunity to work as a paid intern at Gallo Winery for 40 days each summer before the year in which the student receives their scholarship award. The Summer Internship for 2017 will be from June 12 th – August 4 th . Students who opt into the Winery internship will receive real world projects and training in a department related to their field of study (if applicable). Applications that meet the above criteria must be received to Mayra Miranda, College Recruiting Coordinator, by end of business on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 for consideration.
Application materials can be sent electronically* to Mayra.Miranda@ejgallo.com (preferred) or physically to: E&J Gallo Winery Mayra A. Miranda College Recruiting (HR/Ops 1) 600 Yosemite Blvd. Modesto, CA 95354 *If sending electronically, please use Gallo HS Scholarship Internship Program 2017 as the subject line