Congratulations to the recipients of our 2017 Walter Clark Legal Group Public Service Scholarship!

Walter Clark Legal Group ​presented its annual $1,000 Public Service Scholarship Award to 23 deserving high school graduates in the Coachella Valley and High Desert.

Scholarship recipients were selected based on their academic achievement, community involvement, and intent to pursue careers in service to the public.

We wish these, and all graduates of the Class of 2017, much success in their future pursuits.

Vivianna Angelieic Cuevas
Adelanto High School
Thomas Bateman
Apple Valley High School
Cheyenne Granados
Black Rock Continuation High School
Hillary Rivera
Cathedral City High School
Abigail Lopez
Coachella Valley High School
Luis Ceja Abrica
Desert Mirage High School
Alberto U. Torres
Hesperia High School
Mario Mejia-Jaime
Indio High School
Lizette M. Hernandez
La Familia High School
Diana Sanchez
La Quinta High School
Demi Pillars
Oak Hills High School
Abigail Mighell
Palm Desert High School
Sarah Martin
Palm Springs High School
Alejandro Ramirez
Rancho Mirage High School
Cassandra Garcia
Shadow Hills High School
Ricardo Lobo
University Preparatory (Victorville, CA)
Anthony Rawlings
Victor Valley High School
Sahaara Pena
Yucca Valley High School
Marcella Villegas
Desert Hot Springs High School
Isis Alexis Rios
Mt. San Jacinto High School
Megan Van De Walle
Silverado High School
Sarah Doria
Twentynine Palms High School
Krystal Alexis Covarrubias
West Shores High School

2018 Walter Clark Legal Group Public Service Scholarship Eligibility and Application Process

Each year, Coachella Valley and High Desert high school counselors select the top candidate at their high school to receive the $1,000 Walter Clark Legal Group Public Service Scholarship. In order to be considered, a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Student is a graduating high school senior
  • Student has exhibited academic and civic excellence
  • Student will attend a college/university in the Fall of 2018
  • Student will pursue studies in political science, law, or other area of public service (e.g., education, counseling, social work, law enforcement, medicine)
  • Student must complete a Photographer & Information Release

For additional details and to apply, please visit your high school counselor, or email