Bulldog Pride Scholarship Fund

“In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.” —Henry Ward Beecher

The Bulldog Pride Scholarship Fund is an endowment that was established in 2006 with two $50 donations under the auspices of the Fresno State Alumni Association with one simple mission: "To support students attending Fresno State."
As of June 1, 2016; total donations are $359,220.

Tim Ryan

Tim Ryan has been elected the ASI President at Fresno State for the 2016-17 academic year and is automatically named the Bulldog Pride Fund: ASI President’s Awardee that includes a $2,000 scholarship. He is a senior majoring political science and graduated from Edison High School.

Last summer, Ryan served as a Kenneth L. Maddy Institute Legislative Intern for California State Senate pro Tempore, Senator Kevin de Leon (D-24th Dist.).

Two years ago, during winter recess, he traveled to Fiji with 20 Fresno State students with the Richter Center for Service Learning to help build a community center and create a water drainage system.

Most recently, Ryan has served as the Senator for the College of Social Sciences. He is President's Scholar with the Smittcamp Family Honors College, and a member of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity - Zeta Mu Chapter.

THE COLLEGIAN: http://collegian.csufresno.edu/2016/03/17/tim-ryan-elected-as-the-next-asi-president/

Give today. For tomorrow and beyond. • bulldogpride.org


Jason Cruz
The Bulldog Pride Fund, a scholarship established under the auspices of the Fresno State Alumni Association, has raised $50,000 to establish the “Bulldog Pride Fund: Drum Major Award.”
The inaugural recipient of “Bulldog Pride Fund: Drum Major Award” of $2,000 is Jason Cruz, who will lead Fresno State's Bulldog Marching Band in its 2016-17 academic year. He is completing a bachelor’s of arts degree in music education; he is also a graduate of Edison High School.
Cruz will be publicly honored at the Top Dog Alumni Awards Gala to be held in the fall of 2016 at the Save Mart Center.
The Bulldog Pride fund was established in 2006 with two $50 donations. Today, its endowment has surpassed $350,000. In 2016-17, the scholarship will provide eight scholarships of $2,000 each; or $16,000 total. Including next year, the fund will have provided a total of 41 scholarships valued at $91,000.
Give today. For tomorrow and beyond. • bulldogpride.org

Introducing the 2015-16
Bulldog Pride Fund Scholars:

The Bulldog Pride Fundan endowed scholarship established under the auspices of the Fresno State Alumni Association, has announced its six scholars for the 2015-16 academic year. Sharing $12,000 equally are:


Stefan Alvidrez – a sophomore from Enumclaw, Wash. studying kinesiology and also elected president of United Student Pride;
Jaclyn Young – a senior from Fresno majoring in liberal studies;

TimeOut – the student’s identity that performs as Fresno State’s mascot is kept a secret;
Jonatan Ramirez – a sophomore from Fresno studying business administration with an emphasis in accounting;

Levi Landon – a senior from San Diego majoring in political science;
Abigail Hudson – a senior from Fresno studying in political science and also elected president of Associated Students, Inc..

Each scholar receives a $2,000 scholarship made possible by donors to the Bulldog Pride Fund’s $345,000 endowment. Since 2006, the Bulldog Pride Fund has provided 41 scholarships valued at $75,000.

Thank you for your continued support, investing in our scholars, and helping to make their educational dreams become a reality.

Give today. For tomorrow and beyond. • bulldogpride.org



A thank you video from – Dausha Calhoun and Phillippe Prohoroff
– the Bulldog Pride Fund Graduates! Fresno State • Class of 2014.
(Special thanks to Rigoberto Moran, ’13)

LINK:  http://youtu.be/6XM-NfU_Idc



Bulldog Pride Scholarship Fund News

Feb 01, 2016
Total donations, as of Jan. 4, 2016, are $351, 484.

Apr 02, 2015
Abigail Hudson elected Fresno State's student body president

Mar 11, 2015