The Paramount Farms Endowed Scholarship Fund

Prompted by their interest in supporting educational opportunities in the region, Stewart Resnick and his wife, Lynda Resnick, established the Paramount Scholarship at UC Merced. “The opportunity for advanced education convenient to the Valley is very important for the future of California,” says Stewart A. Resnick.

Eligibility Criteria: Student eligibility is automatically determined based on your UC Admissions Application. Awarded to incoming freshmen who are residents of the southern San Joaquin Valley. Preference will be given to students from Kern County, Kings County, Tulare County or Fresno County. Must demonstrate financial need. Students must have a FAFSA or Dream Act completed by March 2nd of award year. Must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher. Student must maintain full time enrollment for fall and spring terms.

Incoming Freshman, Undocumented Students Eligible