Our Scholars Achievement Mural

2014 Graduates and Transfer Price Scholars

Samara Carter
Offered Admission to: SDSU Health Communication, CSU, Long Beach, and CSU Los Angeles

Jamie Harrison
Offered Admission: UC Santa Cruz

Mei Racho
Offered Admission: UC San Diego, Pre-Med

Andrea Melchor
Offered Admission: SJSU's Department of Psychology, and CSU Los Angeles

Stephanie Osuna
Offered Admission: CSU Domiguez Hills, CSU Los Angeles, CSU Long Beach, and CSU East Bay (Elementary Education, Teaching)

Diem Nguyen
Offered Admission: SDSU Food and Nutrition Science

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2013 Graduates and Transfer Price Scholars

Rebeca Aguirre
2006 Price Scholar Associate Degree in Business

Angela Calderon
Transfer to San Francisco State University Communications and Marketing Major
Recipient: Debbie Dale Memorial Scholarship, Friends of Downtown, and Fred Lewis Scholarship

Daniela Garcia
Associate Degree and Transfer to San Diego State University – School of Social Work
Raymond R. Farmer Memorial Scholarship

Rocio Hernandez '03
Associate Degree

Julio Quezada
A. A. in LAS-Social/Behavioral Sciences with Honors
Transfer: University of California Santa Barbara, Sociology Major

Sergio Sandoval
Transfer: Georgia Tech Major: Aerospace Engineering
Recipient: Mathematics Department Scholarship, Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement
2013 MESA Calculator Olympics & Robotics Challenge: 1st Place: Calculator Olympics – Level 2, and Robotics

Lovely Highly
A. S. in Liberal Arts and Sciences with a Language Arts and Humanities emphasis
Youngest City College Graduate
Transfer: University of Hawaii
Major: Broadcast Journalism

Nayeli Rico
Certificate in Cosmetology

Fatimata Sanogo
Transfer Biology and Pre Med Moores UCSD Cancer Center
Abstract co-author “Analysis Of Rabbit, Chicken, And Fish Phosphofructokinase-1”
Presented at 2012 Annual Biomedical Research conference for Minority Students (AVRCMS), 2012
 Attendee the National American Association For Cancer Research 2013
  Finalist for the International Student Voice Scholarship: "More than 300 students from Canada and the United [S]tates participated, and the top 12 finalists were chosen. I was one the them!" (Click to read Fatima's Finalist essay.)

Veronica Silva '06
Masters of Arts in Education Counseling and Guidance from Point Loma Nazarene University

Mayra Sandoval '07
Graduated from UCSD in 2012
"...after looking for a job for 8 months, that could support her and her son and give her the money she needs to begin paying back her student loans from UCSD, she will be the new HR Coordinator at the Family Health Centers of San Diego.  Needless to say she is thrilled and will finally have health benefits for her son and herself as well as full time employment.

2013: A Year In Review

The Price Scholars Program had their largest graduating cohort in the history of the Program.

As part of the Price Scholars commitment to the program all Scholars perform volunteer service at eight local community oranizations/ During the past two years the graduating Price Scholars class of 2011 - 2013 have completed over 21,504 hours of Volunteer Service with our Community Partner Organizations. This translates to a total value of $365,568 of in kind support to non-profit organizations that work with the program or, an average of $11,793 per Price Scholar.

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Price Scholars awarded scholarships for 2013:

Leny Diaz
Friends of Downtown

Shaylene Rocket
Friends of Downtown, Osher Scholarship Award, and Edward Roach – Biology

Atl Arredondo
Mathematics Department, Mathematics, Engineering and Science Achievement (MESA),  Friends of Downtown

Jeremy Ebidag
Mathematics, Engineering and Science Achievement

Maria Lemus
Mathematics, Engineering and Science Achievement

Adela Buenrostro
Les Nimmo - Counseling Department

Patricia Olguin
Edward Roach – Biology

Alejandra Martinez
William Trowbridge

20th Annual 2013 MESA Calculator Olympics & Robotics Challenge
1st Place: Calculator Olympics – Level 2 - Justino Guerrero and Sergio Sandoval
1st Place: Robotics -  Justino Guerrero and Sergio Sandoval 

Qualcomm Scholarships:
Justino Guerrero
Electrical Engineering (Awarded at 31st Annual SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers)

Atl Arredondo
Computer Science (Awarded at 31st Annual SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers)

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2011 Cohort

Julio Quezada
Graduated with High Honors in May

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