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Mim John Funds Walter Bauer Scholarship

Miriam "Mim" John, retired Vice-President Sandia California, has funded an additional 4-year undergraduate scholarship in memory of former Sandia employee Walter Bauer. This Walter Bauer Scholarship recipient will be selected from among the 2017 Pedrozzi Scholarship applicants. Walter Bauer with his granddaughter. He passed away in 2009. “I was thrilled to learn that some of [...]

Anonymous $100K Gift Endows Scholarship

Charles Amirkhanian A generous Livermore couple donated $100,000 to the Pedrozzi Foundation to establish and endow the Charles Amirkhanian Music Scholarship. Annually, a $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Livermore graduate pursuing a degree in the music field. The philanthropic and thoughtful anonymous community members are impressed with the Pedrozzi Foundation’s mission [...]

Pedrozzi Scholars Give Back

Pedrozzi Scholars Cassie Braun (2008) and Nicole McCaffrey (2010) are giving back to the Pedrozzi Foundation.  Now successfully launched in their careers, these philanthropic young women are setting an example for their peers by making generous gifts to the Foundation. Cassie Braun "I'm so appreciative of the support I received from the Pedrozzi [...]

Scholarship in Memory of Walter Bauer

A scholarship established in memory of former Sandia employee Walter Bauer through the Pedrozzi Foundation has been awarded to two high school students from Livermore. The scholarships honor Walter's leadership in the scientific community and his love of cycling. Granada High School senior Taylor Lawsen and Livermore High School Senior Harry Yee were awarded $1,000 per [...]

Nancy Stoyer – Pedrozzi Donor

Nancy Stoyer with her parents Ernest and Verla Hannink upon earning her Ph.D. in Chemistry, May 1995. Longtime Livermore resident Nancy Stoyer, Ph.D. has a passion for supporting local students. She serves on the board of the Pedrozzi Scholarship Foundation, tutors Livermore High School students in math and science on Wednesdays, and visits [...]

Richard Finn – Pedrozzi Donor

The more I learn of the Foundation and the students it supports, the more I am impressed. I was privileged to review applications and found most of the applicants are not only scholars but also well-rounded individuals, who perform community service, participate in extracurricular school activities, and gain work experience. It has been a pleasure [...]