Introducing our 2014 scholarship winners
Each scholarship winner has earned a $2,500 award in our 17th annual competition.Chandler Rogers, Steele Canyon High School
Chandler excels academically and in athletics; he is a straight A student and football and volleyball letterman. A long-time PLCU member, he remembers saving quarters in our Looney Tunes Savings Club. He will pursue a mechanical or electrical engineering degree at the University of San Diego.
Preetam Soundararjan, Francis Parker School
While in 10th grade, Preetam started a non-profit organization offering online musical tutoring to local students. It has since expanded to serve students in Mexico, China and India. Preetam hasn't decided on a major yet, but having been accepted at Harvard, his possibilities are limitless.
Catherine Wu, Canyon Crest Academy
Catherine, the daughter of two scientists, plans to become a medical researcher. She hopes to come up with medical advances to cure chronic diseases such as diabetes or hepatitis. She has been accepted at Harvard, and would like to do post-graduate studies at Caltech or MIT.
Each winner can receive additional awards of $1,000 each for their sophomore, junior and senior years, for a possible total award of $5,500, by maintaining at least a 2.75 GPA while carrying a full course load.
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