Seventeen graduating high school students were awarded $46,500 from the City of Oceanside's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund on May 23, 2014, at a Garden Reception attended by over 280 people. The students were selected from 73 applicants, and represent Oceanside, El Camino, Ocean Shores, Vista, and Mission Vista High Schools. All of the funds received by the students came from donations from the public.
Seated left to right are:
Mayra Ramos, Mayra Gaspar, Krizelle Delos Santos, Evelyn Mateo, and Celeste Butler.
Standing left to right are:
Carol Girgiss, Kianna Simpson, Maya Howard, Jamie Jackson, Alexander Flores, Laura Leon, Zeina Nunnery, RaShawna Williams, Ana Bernal, Yolanda Cruz, and Kevin Cochran. Not shown is Vivian Ferchaw.
( News Release )