WINNING WOMEN PROMISING STUDENTS HONORED.Byline: Daily News
Five Santa Clarita students recently were awarded a total of $4,500 in college scholarships by the Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley The Santa Clarita Valley is the valley of the Santa Clara River in Southern California. It stretches through Los Angeles County and Ventura County. Its main population center is the city of Santa Clarita. The valley was part of the 48,612-acre (19,672. .
Four of the recipients were selected from 23 applicants and received $1,000 each, and one applicant was selected for the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship and received $500. The four $1,000 scholarship winners were Pamela Rivera, Kimberly Benno, Sachini Bandara and Yeva Ragauskayte.
Rivera, a College of the Canyons College of the Canyons is one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the state. According to the National Junior College Research Association, College of the Canyons consistently ranks in the top 50 community colleges in the nation. graduate, plans to attend California State Polytechnic University, Pomona History
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Benno, a graduate of College of the Canyons with an associate in arts degree in general arts and science, is pursuing a second associate degree, in nursing. She plans to work as a nurse while pursuing her bachelor's degree in nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles UCLA comprises the College of Letters and Science (the primary undergraduate college), seven professional schools, and five professional Health Science schools. Since 2001, UCLA has enrolled over 33,000 total students, and that number is steadily rising. .
Bandara, a Hart High School Hart High School may refer to:
Ragauskayte is a graduate of Valencia High School Valencia High School may refer to:
Vincent is a junior majoring in finance at California State University, Northridge CSUN offers a variety of programs leading to bachelor's degrees in 61 fields and master's degrees in 42 fields. The university has over 150,000 alumni. It's also home to a summer musical theater/theater program known as TADW (TeenAge Drama Workshop) that leads teenagers through an . She works full time as a financial analyst and plans to pursue a master's degree in business administration after she graduates from CSUN. Vincent will also be considered for progressive scholarships of $400 at the district level and $4,000 at the international level.
(1) From left, Sachini Nimalka, Kimberly Benno and Pamela Rivera received Zonta scholarships. Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley is part of a global organization pledged to advance the status of women worldwide.
(2) Keanna Vincent, left, won the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business scholarship.