2020 Scholarship Recipients

  • Foundation awards $71,500 in scholarships to Class of 2020

    The EPISD Education Foundation awarded $71,500 in scholarships to 77 members of the Class of 2020. 

    The total amount includes: the foundation’s traditional scholarships, STARS Foundation Scholarships, EPISD Council of PTA Scholarships, the Amalia Muro Scholarship, the Genevieve Gonzalez Scholarship, the Coach Lou Robustelli and the Del Norte Lion’s Club Scholarship. The foundation last year began a partnership with the STARS Foundation, which matches the $1,000 foundation scholarship for students who have 12 credit hours of college. Eighteen EPISD seniors received this scholarship.

    Scholarships are made possible through the generosity of EPISD employees, partner funds and donors including: ABM, Engage2Learn, Jacobs Engineering, Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare, Hospitals of Providence, Teachers Federal Credit Union, El Paso Electric, Texas Gas Services, Banes General Contractors, Mounce Green Myers Safi, Hilltop Securities, Norton Fulbright Rose, Piper Jaffray and Georgina Williams and the EPISD Council of PTAs.

    “The EPISD Education Foundation is grateful for the commitment of our donors who understand the great need to support the Class of 2020 during this unprecedented time,” said foundation president Russell Wiggs. “We hope these scholarships help our recipients realize their college dreams.” 

    All scholarships are for $1,000 unless otherwise noted with the exception of STARs, which will be matched. Below are the winners of the scholarships: 

    Valeria Barrientos Chavez Andress EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Andrea Bazan Andress EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Amber Deshaies Andress STARS Foundation
    Shakayla Wilkes Andress EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Ryvika Chavez Austin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Natasia Salcido Austin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Wynona Skilling Austin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Dante Velasco Austin STARS Foundation
    Job Armengol Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Justin Diaz Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Mario Diaz Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Carlye Herrera Bowie Coach Lou Robustelli Scholarship
    Carlye Herrera Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Alejandra Lopez  Bowie Del Norte Lion's Club ($500)
    Federico Moncada Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Destiny Pedroza Bowie EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Ariana Abascal Burges STARS Foundation
    Jessica Amenzaga Burges Council of PTAs $250
    Sebastian Barraza Burges STARS Foundation
    Julian Diaz Burges STARS Foundation
    Trinity Dorantes Burges STARS Foundation
    Alan Garcia Galvez Burges STARS Foundation
    Stella Guillen Burges STARS Foundation
    Vivian Macias Burges Council of PTAs $500
    Vivian Macias Burges STARS Foundation
    Brandon Mojica Burges STARS Foundation
    Ashley Morton Burges STARS Foundation
    Amelia Navarro Burges STARS Foundation
    Alyssa Quesada Burges STARS Foundation
    Miciah Quinn Burges Council of PTAs $250
    Mia Valencia Burges Ann Yerby Memorial Scholarship
    Karla Villalobos Burges Amalia Muro Scholarship
    Joshua Ybarra Burges STARS Foundation
    Nayelli Jimenez CCTA EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Rafael Baez Chapin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Paul Bernhard Coronado EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Patricio Casaubon Coronado Council of PTAs $250
    Sergio Enriquez Coronado STARS Foundation
    Liliana Flores-Dumond Coronado EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Mariana Iglesias Coronado EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Alisa Pitchkolan Coronado Council of PTAs $500
    Alisa Pitchkolan Coronado EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Nicole Poissant Coronado EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Nathaniel Seward Coronado Council of PTAs $250
    Briana  Bernal El Paso Council of PTAs $250
    Sophia Fuentes El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Annaeliese Huenneke El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Odyssey Mann El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Thomas Norton El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Paige  Pearson El Paso Council of PTAs $250
    Noelle Porflit El Paso Council of PTAs $500
    Noelle Porflit El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    LIsa Ramirez El Paso EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Darielle Baustert Franklin Council of PTAs $250
    Emily Jauregui Franklin STARS Foundation
    Fabian Ramirez Franklin Council of PTAs $500
    Fabian Ramirez Franklin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Summer Sullivan Franklin Council of PTAs $250
    Dominique Botello Irvin Irvin Class of 1969 Scholarship
    Kenya Garcia Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Carmen Guerra Irvin Irvin Alumni Association Scholarship
    Angel Hernandez Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Zayya Herrera Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Gabriel Huerta Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Nya Jones Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Cody Ladd Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Bebet Lujan Irvin Irvin Alumni Association Scholarship
    Magdalena Mireles Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Destiny Rivera Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Gianna Rivera Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Daniel Salas Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Yahaira Ugarte Irvin EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Frida Aguilera Jefferson EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Carlos Carrete Jefferson EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Carlos Carrete Jefferson Genevieve Gonzalez Scholarship
    Wei-Li Kung Silva STARS Foundation
    Erica Loustaunau Silva EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Karen Nevarez Silva STARS Foundation
    Damini Patel Silva EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Carlos Benitez TMECHS Council of PTAs $500
    April Blackwell TMECHS EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship
    Jorge Franco TMECHS Council of PTAs $250
    Sofia Muñoz TMECHS Council of PTAs $250