Class of 1977 Scholarship

Emilee Daves Memorial Art Scholarship

Emilee Daves Memorial Art Scholarship

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Emilee Daves Memorial Art Scholarship

In 2021, Miss Emilee Daves lost her life through a tragic, senseless act of violence. Emilee was a beloved daughter, sister, granddaughter, and friend. She was a senior in high school, with dreams of furthering her education and studying art. She loved and enjoyed drawing and the beauty of art. Emilee's grandparents, Steve Kittrell and Carolyn DeVincenzi Kittrell, are San Benito High School Class of 1977 graduates. The Class of 1977 Scholarship committee created this $1,000 scholarship to help a deserving San Benito High School art student pursue their dream in art studies in memory and honor of Emilee.


Up to $1,000

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of San Benito High School
  • GPA 3.0 or higher
  • Must be attending an accredited college or art institute for higher education

A Complete Application includes:

  • Scholarship Application
  • Letter of reference from an art teacher
  • Transcript (official or unofficial)
  • Write a 250-word essay about your art submission and your interest in pursuing studies in art
  • Submit a drawing or painting of Emilee from the photos on this web page or contact Foundation to receive photos by e-mail. Photo may be a 5x7 or 8x10 (any medium.

(Please note that art submissions will not be returned. They will be presented to Emilee's Mom, Krystal).

Em Hart Park
Em Grad pic 2021
Em teacup