2013-2014 Bengier University Scholarship Winner
"I am going into my fourth year at San Francisco State University and I am aiming to receive a Bachelors Degree of Science in Nursing. My first three years at San Francisco State University were stressful due to the fact that nursing was an impacted major....However, I knew that I had the right mentality and strong-willed dedication to excel in my academics. Thankfully, I was admitted into the SFSU Nursing Program which is commencing this fall."
"While attending San Francisco State University, not only did I engage in my academics, but I also wanted to be involved in an organization on campus. In the spring of 2011, I endured the long road to become a brother of Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc....I was awarded the Neophyte of the Year Award 2011-2012 at a Sector level. I was given this award for demonstrating excellence in academic achievement, leadership potential, community service, and commitment to the Fraternity..."
"....I would like to thank you for helping with my financial need by granting me the University Scholarship so that I can continue to pursue my career goals of being a registered nurse. Being the first in my family to attend a four-year university has been a wonderful opportunity. I know that I am a role model to my little brother and younger cousins and I want to continue to succeed so that they can see that it is possible for Latinos to be successful in this country."