2016 Scholars

On Monday, June 13, 2016 we had the pleasure of presenting 27 High Hopes Scholarship awards to the following outstanding Berkeley High School graduates. YouTube Preview Image

Aia Abushareefh

aia-abushareefhAia Abusareefh Ask.com High Hopes Scholarship University of California, Santa Cruz Aia is graduating from Berkeley High School’s Academic Choice community. She has had her sights set on college for…

read more...

Rogelio Castro

castrorogelioRogelio Castro Richard K. Lashof University of California, Santa Cruz Rogelio graduated from the IB program at Berkeley High School, where he was a member of Chicano Latino Club and…

read more...

Ernesto Garcia, Jr.

garciajrernestoErnesto Garcia, Jr. Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholarship Cal Poly, Pomona Ernesto is graduating from Berkeley High School’s Academic Choice program.  He participated in the Berkeley Scholars to Cal…

read more...

Ana Hernandez-Tijero

hernandeztijeroanaAna Hernandez-Tijero Marion Marshall High Hopes Scholarship University of California, Los Angeles Ana, who will be a first generation college student, is graduating from the IB program at Berkeley High…

read more...

Wun-Ci (Alice) Hou

houwun-ciWun-Ci (Alice) Hou Peters Family High Hopes Scholarship University of California, Davis Wun-Ci (Alice) is graduating from Berkeley High School’s Arts and Humanities Academy. She joined the R.I.S.E. program shortly…

read more...

Daniel Jones

jonesdanielDaniel Jones Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholarship San Francisco State University Daniel is graduating from Berkeley High School’s Academic Choice program, where he developed a keen interest in science.…

read more...

Jeremy Jones

jeremy-jonesJeremy Jones Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholarship Cal State East Bay Jeremy is graduating from the Communication Arts and Sciences Learning Community at Berkeley High School, where he participated…

read more...

Bubacarr Kora

korabubacarrBubacarr Kora Battle Family High Hopes Scholarship San Francisco State University Bubacarr is graduating from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School. He’s had his sights set on college…

read more...

Emily Lam

lamemilyEmily Lam Ask.com High Hopes Scholar University of California, Davis

Emily graduated from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School, where she was on the JV swim team. She …

read more...

Alejandra Leon-Herrara

leon-herreraalejandraAlejandra Leon-Herrera BCF/BHS Class of 51 High Hopes Scholar University of California, Berkeley

Alejandra graduated from the Academy of Medicine and Public Service at Berkeley High School, where she was …

read more...

Felipe Leon

leonfelipeFelipe Leon Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholar University of California, Santa Cruz

Felipe graduated from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School, where he was on the soccer …

read more...

Alexandria Miles

milesalexandriaAlexandria Miles Owen Family High Hopes Scholar University of California, Riverside

Alexandria graduated from the Communication Arts and Sciences community at Berkeley High School, where she is on the ASB …

read more...

Bryant Monroe

monroebryantBryant Monroe Goodin-Vizas Families High Hopes Scholar University of California, Riverside

Bryant graduated from the IB program at Berkeley High School. He was captain of the varsity basketball team and …

read more...

Kristian Overbey

overbeykristianKristian Overbey Shanks Family High Hopes Scholar University of California, Riverside

Kristian is graduating from the Academy of Medicine and Public Service at Berkeley High. She is a member of …

read more...

Katherine Pham

phamkatherineKatherine Pham Pers-Stein High Hopes Scholar University of California, Santa Cruz

Katherine graduated from the IB program at Berkeley High School and will be the first in her family to …

read more...

Andrew Pongtananon

pongtananonandrewAndrew Pongtananon Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholar California State University, East Bay

Andrew graduated from Berkeley High School’s Arts and Humanities Academy, where he participated in the RISE Program …

read more...

Donna Ramirez-Cruz

ramirez-cruzdonnaDonna Ramirez-Cruz Jascha Pohl Memorial High Hopes Scholar Sonoma State University

Donna graduated from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School and will be the first in her family …

read more...

Daan Reyes

reyesdaanDaan Reyes Sheila Duignan and Michael Wilkins High Hopes Scholar University of California, Santa Cruz

Daan graduated from the IB program at Berkeley High School. He is vice president and …

read more...

Carena Ridgeway

ridegwaycarenaCarena Ridgeway Berkeley Community Fund High Hopes Scholar University of California, Santa Cruz

Carena graduated from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School, where she participated in the AVID …

read more...

Jessaly Sinchico-Andrango

sinchico-andrangojessalyJessaly Sinchico Andrango Victoria Campbell High Hopes Scholar San Francisco State University

Jessaly graduated from the Arts and Humanities Academy at Berkeley High School. Born in the U.S., she grew …

read more...