The Monterey County Vintners & Growers Foundation invests in future leaders of our community.


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Peter Figge Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Peter Figge Memorial Scholarship Fund supports high school seniors entering college from our Monterey wines families (including parents working in any aspect of the Monterey wine industry) who are entering college, These youth are often the first generation from their family to enter college. These students inspire us, they work hard in school and life, demonstrating scholastic ability, community involvement, leadership, and a determination to succeed.

To learn about the 2018 application process, see below.


MCVGF 2017 Scholarship AWARDEES

  Wendy Gonzales

Wendy Gonzales

  Kira Cruz

Kira Cruz


2018 Scholarship Applications

The Peter Figge Memorial Scholarship Fund supports high school seniors who are college bound and whose families work in the Monterey wine industry. Up to $15,000 in scholarship funding is awarded per scholastic year. Individual scholarships range from $500 to $3000.

The deadline for the 2018 application is May 21, 2018.  

Download 2018 Scholarship Application