BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars has announced recipients for its annual Continuing Student Scholarships. A dozen Bridgeport High School graduates were awarded $8,500 in scholarship money for this fall. Students applied for either second-, third- or fourth-year scholarships that are available each year.
Whitworth University: Arely Garza
Brigham Young University-Idaho: Lloyd Brow
University of Washington: Maria Cristina Garcia
Washington State University: Carina Ochoa, Danyelle Cavadini, Ana Soto
Wenatchee Valley College: Irma Gomez, Brooke Desjardins
Central Washington University: Jasmine Magollan Roa
Eastern Washington University: Nadia Gonzalez
Gonzaga University: Mariela Trejo
University of Portland: Sonia Sanchez
Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars also awarded $5,150 to 11 graduating Bridgeport High School seniors in June. The group has awarded more than $120,000 in scholarships to Bridgeport students in the past 16 years. All scholarships are funded entirely through contributions from local citizens, alumni and businesses.
SPOKANE — The following North Central Washington students were named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for the spring semester. Students must maintain a grade-point average of at least 3.75 to qualify for the academic honors society.
East Wenatchee: Emily Grant, Kelsey Grant, Devyn Huylar
Wenatchee: Emily Burnham, Katelyn Yesiki
Brewster: Corina Gebbers, Whitney Madden, Kayla Sisk
Bridgeport: Arely Garza
Chelan: Derek Brunner
Manson: Allison Phelps, Jordan Pittman
Okanogan: Sierra Craig
Peshastin: Jillian Pflugrath
Tonasket: Michelle Timmerman
Winthrop: Nina Ekblad