Students Awarded College Scholarships
Bright Star Schools Students Receive Full Scholarships to Top Colleges
We’re proud to announce that four Bright Star students have been awarded full four-year scholarships to prestigious universities across the country!
Three students have been selected as Posse Scholars by the Posse Foundation and one student has received the QuestBridge college match scholarship, two of the most sought-after awards for students seeking access to higher education.
The 2022 Bright Star Schools Posse and Questbridge scholars are:
- Karina A., from Rise Kohyang High School, who will be attending Pepperdine University;
- Andrea J., from Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy, who will be attending Northwestern University; and
- Afrin R., from Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy, who will be attending Dickinson College.
Questbridge College Match
- Kimberly H., from Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy who will be attending the University of Notre Dame. Kimberly also received the Susan Steelman Bragato Scholarship from the California Charter Schools Association.
Karina, Andrea, Afrin, and Kimberly have been featured on Telemundo52, Univision34, and NBC Los Angeles! See their stories here:
- Watch: Todo un ejemplo: Estudiantes de familias inmigrantes reciben becas universitarias en Los Ángeles
Thank you Telemundo52, Univision34, and NBC Los Angeles for featuring our incredible students and our work to support all of our students to access and succeed in higher education!