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EPISD Education Foundation and partners award $95k in scholarships to Class of 2022

(EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT – June 29, 2022) – The EPISD Education Foundation and its partner funders awarded nearly $95,000 in scholarships this spring to 89 deserving seniors.

Representatives from the Foundation surprised students at their campuses in May and June with news of their scholarship awards. The scholarships were made possible through the generosity of EPISD employees, partner funders and donors including: El Paso Electric, Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare, Year Out Energy, Texas Life Insurance Company, Cigna, First Financial Group of America, Varitec Solutions, Mounce Green Myers, Jacobs Engineering, Hilltop Securities, Hellas Construction, Parkhill, Piper Sandler, ERO, Banes, WellMed, HB Construction, PC Automated Controls, Sherman Williams, State Farm, Teachers Federal Credit Union, the Marines, Aztec Contractors and Grand Canyon University.

“We are grateful for the commitment and contribution of our sponsors who are making scholarships possible for the Class of 2022,” said foundation Board president Russell Wiggs. “Through our scholarships, we hope to encourage and support students to pursue higher education.”

This year’s $1,000 EPISD Education Foundation Scholarship recipients are:

Jordan

Ellington

Andress High School

Angelina

Kang

Andress High School

Nayeli

Lopez

Andress High School

Neftali

Maldonado

Andress High School

Caelyn

Campos

Austin High School

Fabian

Guillen

Austin High School

Celeste

Roman

Austin High School

Arlette

Gaona

Bowie High School

Perla

Mendoza

Bowie High School

Blanca

Sanchez

Bowie High School

Frida

Alonso

Burges High School

April

Borjon

Burges High School

Aleyah

Jorden

Burges High School

Maria Fernanda

Nunez Mendoza

Burges High School

Janice

Enwefa

Chapin High School

Nalani

Maldonado

Chapin High School

Kristie

Rodarte

Chapin High School

Andrea

Rascon Perez

CCTA

Paloma

Collins

Coronado High School

Sabrina

Katz

Coronado High School

Lizuly

Sandoval

Coronado High School

Mario

Hernandez

El Paso High School

Micaela

Ihorn

El Paso High School

Hanna

Rodriguez

El Paso High School

Christopher

Torres

El Paso High School

Kassandra

Vasquez

El Paso High School

Cesar

Bustillos

Franklin High School

Alexa

Chavarria

Franklin High School

Celine

Gutierrez

Franklin High School

Gabriel

Nullar

Franklin High School

Martin

Rodriguez

Franklin High School

Jacob

Sanchez

Franklin High School

Ruby

Todd

Franklin High School

Victoria

Valenzuela

Franklin High School

Christy

Aguilera

Irvin High School

Victoria

Cooke

Irvin High School

Evelyn

De La Torre

Irvin High School

Vianey

Duarte

Irvin High School

Daaiyah

Foster

Irvin High School

Catherine

Magallon

Irvin High School

Antonio

Olvera

Irvin High School

Mikey

Saucedo

Irvin High School

Fernando

Silva

Irvin High School

Ariana

De La Cruz

Jefferson High School

Alexis

Garcia Enriquez

Jefferson High School

Gabriela

Norato

Jefferson High School

Gabriela

Rodriguez

Jefferson High School

Ayla

Aguilar

Silva Health Magnet

Mary

Chavez

Silva Health Magnet

Alyssa

Cisneros

Silva Health Magnet

Ashley

Enriquez

Silva Health Magnet

Izabella

Gafare

Silva Health Magnet

Karen

Jasso

Silva Health Magnet

Evangeline

Jorjorian

Silva Health Magnet

Celine

Orozco

Silva Health Magnet

Shreeya

Patel

Silva Health Magnet

Alexa

Rodriguez

Silva Health Magnet

Jake

Bianchi

TMECHS

Kiana

Castillo

TMECHS

Aubrey

Cruz

TMECHS

Leena

Fernandez

TMECHS

Maritza

Figueroa

TMECHS

Alicia

Ibañez

TMECHS

Christian

Kelley

TMECHS

Alesi

Nunez-Finley

TMECHS

 

 

EPISD Education Foundation partner funders awarded $500 to $5,000 scholarships to EPISD’s Class of 2022. These various scholarships are memorials honoring loved ones, target a particular career path such as STEM and education, or are a scholarship specific to a campus.  The recipients are:

 

Hannah

Rodriguez

El Paso

Genevieve Gonzalez Scholarship

 $     1,000

Desiree

Montoya

Irvin

Irvin Alumni Scholarship

 $     1,000

Manuel

Olivas

Irvin

Irvin Alumni Scholarship

 $     1,000

Jad

Yacoub

El Paso

Raul Moriel Memorial Scholarship

 $     5,000

Elizabeth

Hernandez

Austin

Alex Acosta Jr. Memorial Scholarship

 $     2,500

Aylin

Rodriguez

Jefferson

American Council of Engineering

 $     1,000

Joel

Vargas

TMECHS

American Council of Engineering

 $     1,000

Isaac

Hernandez

Bowie

Angel's Buddies

 $        500

Irisol

Mares

Bowie

Angel's Buddies

 $        500

Joel

Vargas

TMECHS

Ann Yerby Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Andres

Sifuentes

Irvin

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Vianey

Duarte

Irvin

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Alyssa

Flores

Jefferson

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Mikaela

Gonzalez

Franklin

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Marie

Granados

Bowie

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Nalani

Maldonado

Chapin

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Gabriella

Norato

Jefferson

Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Daniela

Lopez

Burges

Coach Robustelli Scholarship

 $     1,000

Alexis

Garcia-Enriquez

Jefferson

Del Norte Lion's Club

 $     1,000

Blanca

Munoz-Luna

Bowie

Del Norte Lion's Club

 $     1,000

Adrian

Urbina

Austin

Del Norte Lion's Club

 $     1,000

Aaliyah

Sanchez

Burges

Celina Rubio Memorial Scholarship

 $     1,000

Daniel

Calderon

Bowie

The Bowie Scholarship

 $     2,000

 

 

Story by Reneé de Santos