Woodrow Wilson Community Foundation awards $43,500 in college scholarships

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The Woodrow Wilson High School Community Foundation announced today that 25 graduating high school seniors have been awarded Foundation scholarships commencing in the fall of 2019.

“The Woodrow Wilson High School Community Foundation is proud to continue in our tradition of assisting children graduating from Woodrow Wilson High School to achieve their academic and career goals,” said Richard H. Vitale, President of the WWHS Community Foundation. “Since the inception of this program in 2009, the Foundation has provided financial assistance to over 140 students totaling nearly $250,000 in financial aid. We congratulate the 2019 recipients and wish them continued success as they pursue their higher education goals.”

The Woodrow Wilson High School Community Foundation was established to support excellent education in public schools and recognize and honor academic excellence among students within the WWHS feeder pattern.  Scholarships range in value from $250 to $10,000 and were established to assist families in financing college costs.

This year’s scholarships, recipients and intended colleges include:

Amy and Jason Kulas Family Scholarship Rachel Manak SMU
The Charlotte and Joseph W. Geary, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Alexandra Brooks Wellesley
The Honeybone Family Scholarship Janae Rimmer Johns Hopkins
The Richmond Family Scholarship Abigail Cuccia University of Alabama
The Richmond Family Scholarship Tuesdae Watson Howard
Veritex Community Leadership College Scholarship Leslye Ruiz UT-Austin
Richard H. Vitale Family Scholarship Lauren Smith-Morris SMU
Marca Lee Bircher Vocal/Music Theater Scholarship Sophia Rogers NYU
Woodrow Wilson Class of 1968 Scholarship Kate Walker UT-Austin
Woodrow Wilson Class of 1991 Scholarship Anna Weis Sam Houston
Bob and Mary Jo English Scholarship Katherynn Susa Mount Holyoke College
The Gustavo Ipina Memorial Scholarship Daniella Nietzen Colorado State
Colonel Jay Cozby Memorial Scholarship Victoria Casas UC Santa Barbara
Alise Cortez Scholarship Andrea Rivera Smith College
The Kuesel Family Scholarship Francesca Delgado UT-Austin
John Quinlan and Brandon Gordon Memorial Scholarship Allison Dalton West Texas A&M
The Friends of Lakewood Scholarship Piper Duke University of Arkansas
The Marian Dieckman Hammert Scholarship Bianca Rivadeneira TCU
The Tess P. White Foundation Scholarship Peyton Scoville TAMU-Galveston
Woodrow Wilson Class of 1942 Scholarship Olivia Hudgens UT-Austin
The Woodrow Wilson High School Robotics Scholarship Kelsey Campeau Texas Tech
The Woodrow Wilson High School Robotics Scholarship Steven Figueroa Texas A&M
The Woodrow Wilson High School Robotics Scholarship Canyon Kidd Texas Tech
Vickery Place Neighborhood Association Scholarship Canyon Kidd Texas Tech
Vickery Place Neighborhood Association Scholarship Daniel Cavazos UNT
Class of 1978 Hal Hammond Memorial Scholarship Kendyl Loper UT-Austin
Class of 1971 Dennis Roe Memorial Scholarship Kendyl Loper UT-Austin
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