2020 Academic Track Recipients:

Hank Yang

* GPA: 4.00

* High School: Cape Coral High School

* University attending: Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois

* Major: Journalism

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship?: “I believe this scholarship will give me to opportunity to cover my work study requirement, which will let me fully focus on my studies.”

Maxym Fairall

* GPA: 4.00

* High School: Ida S. Baker High School

* University attending: Florida Gulf Coast University

* Major: Nursing, with possible minor, or dual major in environmental science/engineering

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “To me, this scholarship means I am one step closer to achieving true independence as a person in our community. Every dollar matters when it comes to paying the cost of college. My goal is to be able to show my community that my hard work and dedication is worth every dollar they would be willing to give to me to further my academic career and allow me to become a hardworking and productive member of our community…”

Liz Gonzalez Herrera

* GPA: 4.00

* High School: Mariner High School

* University attending: University of Florida

* Major: Chemistry on the pre-med track

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “Receiving this scholarship is a great honor for me. It is more than just about receiving money for me; it tells me I am seen as having potential for the future of our society, and I really appreciate the support.”

Julia Jun

* GPA: 3.97

* High School: Cape Coral High School IB program

* University attending: University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

* Major: Economics

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “This generous scholarship will financially help me attend college. Additionally, it shows me that the hard work I contributed towards school was worth it.”

 

 Jack Lea

* GPA: 3,95

* High School: Oasis High School

* University attending: University of Central Florida

* Major: Computer science with minor in secure computing and networks (cyber security)

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “This scholarship will help alleviate the stress associated with college expenses, so to me it means I will be able to focus more on my studies rather than feeling pressured to get a job while in college. It will also assist me in meeting my goal of graduating college debt-free, and for that I am very grateful.”

Amanda Benitez

* GPA: 3.89

* High School: Cape Coral High School

* University attending: University of Florida

* Major: International Studies on a pre-law track

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “This scholarship has given me the opportunity to continue my education without becoming a financial burden on my family. Opportunities like this are what allow students to embark on their professional journeys.”

Sedona Scott

* GPA: 3,88

* High School: Cape Coral High School

* University attending: Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia

* Major: Fashion Design

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “I feel honored to receive this scholarship as I continue to move forward in pursuing my passion. It is amazing to be recognized for all the work I have done throughout high school.”

 

2020 Career-Track recipient

Sage Calva

* GPA: 3.96

* High School: Mariner High School with dual enrollment at Florida Southwestern State College

* College attending: Florida Southwestern State College

* Major: Radiation Therapy after finishing first two years

* What does it mean to you to receive this scholarship? “What does scholarship means to me is that this is only the beginning. I will continue to work hard, because soon my dreams will become my reality. I am so grateful that I have been given this opportunity and I can not wait to see where it all takes me.”

 

2019 Winners:

  • Grace Altidor
  • Lawton Bauer
  • Carsyn Baxter
  • Mary Brady
  • Lily Daum
  • Cole DeLong
  • Conor Dougherty
  • Solanch Dupeyron
  • Chase Dye
  • Kaleigh Edwards
  • Madison Fallacara

 

  • Jessebell Guerrero
  • Bronson Hervy
  • Sara Humenay
  • Zachary Kashman
  • Victoria King
  • Laney Bloch
  • Sarah Laws
  • Audrianna Macchia
  • Daniel Naqui
  • Rachel Orr
  • Amanda Reeter
  • Christian Rivera
  • Piper Roppelt
  • Jarred Simmons
  • Karsen Williams

 

2018 Winners:

  • Jocelyn Arroyo
  • Abigail Bryant
  • Caitlin Cantrell
  • Alyssa Childs
  • Gabriella Ferra
  • Heidi Hassett
  • Diane Hernandez
  • John Hickel II
  • Kyra Johnson
  • Emily Jones
  • Tara Lea
  • Brianna Mason

 

  • Nina Nguyen
  • Jorge Orozco
  • Galia Pino
  • Casey Pope
  • Christina Presmey
  • Maxwell Slafer
  • Tuan Tran
  • Valeria Velaquez
  • Mallory Volz
  • Cory Adams
  • Anthony DeNucci
  • Jasmine Galeano

 

2017 Winners

  • Kelsi Bevington
  • Rachel Cain
  • Emilee Cato
  • Morgan Clouse
  • Tristan D’Agostino
  • Jessica DeFrance
  • Shreeya Desai
  • Javier Diaz
  • Anna Dostie
  • Courtney Dougherty
  • Jenny Fleuristal
  • Gina Froehlich
  • Victoria Kowalczyk
  • Jamie Lee
  • Juliana Lopez
  • Stefania Lugli
  • Vince Marcucci
  • Kayla McNeely
  • Katherine Morris
  • Tuyet Nguyen
  • Branden Pearson
  • Rekha Pednekar
  • Bailee Peralto
  • Shanjida Rauf
  • Helena Robertson

2016 Winners:

  • Kendall Attwood
  • Rachel Barnes
  • Sara Bryce
  • Shaena Carson
  • Colten Cathey
  • Drayton Diggs
  • Jordan Diggs
  • Joseph Edwards
  • Megan Galbreath
  • Sarah Gonzalez
  • Kiana Guerrazzi
  • Taylor Hadden
  • Monica Hurtado

 

  • Rose Graves
  • Natalie Goris
  • Sherry Kao
  • Melissa Kindma
  • Delanie Kirwan
  • Jillian Lucia
  • Joseph McNeely
  • Ian Milaski
  • Michael O’Donnell
  • Anan Quan
  • Alexis Restrepo
  • Kylee Rullo
  • Hannah Theriault
  • Tiana Ward

 

2015 Winners:

  • Sarah DiRoma
  • Matthew Dougherty
  • Spencer Griffith Ellis
  • Holly Fritz
  • Tyler Gonzalez
  • Marshall Hess
  • Amari Hickel
  • Macy Kennedy
  • Savannah Liebegott
  • Jocelyn Lima
  • Lauren Lukasik
  • Jordan Myers
  • Samir Nacer
  • Anisha Anuragini Pednekar

 

  • Blake Pentland
  • Juan Restrepo
  • Alyssa Rinehart
  • Rosa Saldana
  • Claudia Rodriguez Sanchez
  • David Siwarski
  • Collin Tacy
  • Tien Kim Tran
  • Christian Vargas
  • Nika Verna
  • Alexis Verwoert
  • Brandt Christopher Williamson

 

2014 Winners:

  • Mario Alvarenga
  • Ciara Bennese
  • Morgan Cook
  • Hannah Dean
  • Kevin Dennis
  • Collin Dillard
  • Jonathan Gonzalez
  • Jillian Gottberg
  • Samuel Johnson
  • Michael Johnsrud
  • Nadine Joseph
  • Katsiaryna Khatskevich

 

  • Jonathan Levy
  • Alexandra Mackey
  • Francesca Marcucci
  • Sydney Martin
  • Ryan Molloy
  • Alexis Morales
  • John O’Donnell
  • Adriana Rivera
  • Alina Sin
  • Maria Tiuso
  • Karly Voss
  • Camila Yori

 

2013 Winners:

  • Sarim Ahmed
  • Kelsey Bergener
  • Alexandra Braun
  • Stefanie Campbell
  • Megan Fritz
  • Glenn Garron
  • Martha Gonzalez
  • Rachel Gonzalez-Louis
  • Ashley Jones
  • Ian MacCallum

 

  • Alexandra Matos
  • Asmaa Odeh
  • Chelsea Parza
  • Shelby Pulley
  • Bernard Sarmiento
  • Michaela Steakley
  • Veronica Stewart
  • Heather Zutten
  • Tiffany Zutten