Charles Thornton and Martha Self Memorial Scholarship
- Candidates pursuing a career of teaching or administration in the field of elementary education
- Upper-division Liberal Studies
- or teaching credential program.
This scholarship endowment was established by Eldred M. Self, the daughter of Charles and Martha Self. Since Charles and Martha had always been residents of Chico, Eldred wanted to create this gift in recognition of her parents’ interest and support in her higher education. The intent of this scholarship endowment is to assist young people to prepare for the field of Eldred’s chosen profession, which she had gained much personal happiness and satisfaction.