The scholarships are in memory of Howard Marcus, a longtime member of the Wharf to Wharf Race organizing committee, family man, basketball coach, fine attorney, author and patron of youth track & field. In 1983 Howard founded the Star Track Club, precursor to today’s Santa Cruz Track Club. He was among those who dared early to dream of an all-weather track in Santa Cruz County and found a way to build the first at Soquel High School in 1986.
Details of Scholarship:- $3,000 per year- Renewable for four years
Requirements to be eligible: - Must be a Santa Cruz County resident.- Must post a minimum 3.0 cumulative, high school GPA.- Must have track & field or cross country high school running experience. - Must plan to continue participation in one of these sports at a four-year college or university.