HERSHEY MIYAMURA SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED
20 Jul 2015
Three scholarships in the name of Korean War Medal of Honor recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura were given on May 13 as part of the fifth annual Senior Recognition Night at Hiroshi Miyamura High School in Gallup, N.M.
The scholarship recipients were Jennifer Begay, Alexandria Monjoy and Kelly Radcliff. Begay, a Native American, plans to study biology at the University of Utah. Monjoy was one of the top ten seniors in the class and will major in health sciences at the University of New Mexico. Radcliff plans to study dance at Arizona State University.
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