Tulsa–In April 2020, the Hispanic American Foundation of Tulsa announced its award of $45,000 to 15 Tulsa area high school seniors. Each student will receive a tuition-support award of $3,000.
Scholarship recipients were selected from juried review of essay applications and demonstration of financial need, academic rigor and community involvement.
This year’s academic scholarship winners are:
Lou & Connie Miller Scholarship
Eli Haram Lerma-Ortiz, Nathan Hale
Annette Flores, Owasso
Hector Alejandro Ramirez Zeigler, Union
Andrea Rodriguez, Daniel Webster
Dulcemaria Quezada, Booker T. Washington
Anahi Candelaria Serna, Will Rogers
Jessica Guadalupe Rodriguez, Booker T. Washington
Jose Antonio Saldivar, Booker T. Washington
Abigail Jaramillo, East Central
Ashlyn Isabel Winters, Jenks
Brooke Beirute, Jenks
Jennifer Fierro, Union
Alesandra Rose Garcia, Daniel Webster
HAF Sylvia Morgan Memorial Scholarship
Anna Hartshorne, Booker T. Washington
HAF Denny Saunders Memorial Scholarship
Ruben Paredes, Booker T. Washington
The Hispanic American Foundation of Tulsa celebrates 30 years serving Tulsa. As a 501(c)(3) organization, the Foundation is dedicated to the preservation, appreciation and promotion of Hispanic culture through scholarships, grants and the presentation of cultural programs.
The Foundation holds an annual event, the Noche de Gala, each fall with net funds underwriting college scholarships and Tulsa area events which celebrate Hispanic culture. Covid concerns have suspended this year’s Gala event.
To donate directly to the Foundation’s educational efforts, click here.