Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Vic & Oby Scholarship Fund Award recipients! We were so impressed with the number and quality of applications we received, we had to add a third recipient and a bonus scholarship awards.
Amanda will be attending Cornell Law School this fall. She is a child of Cuban immigrants🇨🇺 and a straight A student who spends her free time mentoring undergraduate and pre-law students. Amanda’s application was so impressive, she received a bonus scholarship award.
Canice is a student pursuing a doctorate degree in Pharmacy from Texas Tech University. She’s an immigrant from Nigeria who spends her free time volunteering with kids who have been diagnosed with diabetes.
Jessica will be attending the University of Texas at Dallas this fall to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Cognitive Science. She graduated from high school with a 4.0 GPA as a Salutatorian and received several awards for her academic excellence and distinction. Jessica is a child to Vietnamese immigrant parents. She spends her free time caring for her three younger siblings. Jessica also received a bonus award.