JA Scholarship Winners Announced

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We are excited to announce the JA Scholarship winners for 2020! These students have shown exceptional work ethic, dedication, and service in their communities. We are proud of the impact they are making and the path they are on. Read below to learn a little bit about each of our three recipients!

 

Isabella Sesteaga –Warren C. Scott Scholarship

    • Graduate of San Miguel HS with 3.73 GPA
    • Participated in JA You’re Hired
    • 4 years in Student Government/Student Body President her Senior Year
    • Student Ambassador since Sophomore Year including participating in school events, giving tours of the school, etc.
    • Member of school’s community service club
    • Student Intern through San Miguel HS with Geico
    • Will be attending NAU in the Fall and major in Political Science

 

 

Nam Do – Steven G. Mihaylo Scholarship

    • Graduate of San Miguel HS with 3.97 GPA
    • Participated in JA You’re Hired
    • Editor in Chief of Yearbook
    • Member of National English Honor Society
    • Tutors
    • Club member raising funds for a facility in the Philippines dedicated to reforming children in conflict with the law
    • Will be attending University of Arizona in the Fall major in Computer Science

 

 

Neil Walia Steven G. Mihaylo Scholarship

    • Graduate of Mountain Ridge HS with 4.0 GPA
    • Participated in JA Personal Finance
    • Member of FBLA ( Future Business Leaders of America)
    • Chapter Vice President of DECA
    • Vice President of National Honor Society
    • Historian of Indian Student Association
    • Freshman Mentor for the Mtn Ridge Freshman Mentor Program
    • Volunteers at Arrowhead Abrazo, Habitat for Humanity, St. Mary’s Foodbank
    • Glendale Mayor’s Youth Advisory Commission since 2018
    • Will be attending University of Texas at Austin in the Fall and major in Business Honors and Finance