Soberanes awarded $1,000 scholarship

CHENEY - Briseida Soberanes of Sunnyside has been awarded a $1,000 Chicano education program scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year at Eastern Washington University.

The Orgullo Latino Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding Chicano/Latino incoming freshman who participates in the “Las Aguilas Scholar Program.”

While a Sunnyside High School student, Soberanes was involved in soccer, cross-country and track. As an EWU freshman, she plans to pursue a degree in physical therapy.

She is the daughter of Ruben and Maria Soberanes of Sunnyside.


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