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Congratulations to Our Scholars!

The Eloisa Diaz Educational Foundation (EDEF) is pleased to announce the scholarship selections for the 2018-2019 school year.

The selection committee of the Eloisa Diaz Educational Foundation reviewed and rated forty-one scholarship applications which had been submitted through the on-line system of the Maricopa County Community College District Foundation. The committee chose the following twenty-three students who will each receive a scholarship in the amount noted below for the 2018-2019 academic year:

Beltran, Esteban; renewal: $3,500
Chong, Dhanayara; renewal: $3,500
Garibaldi Sanchez, Carlos; renewal: $3,500
Kim, Christina; renewal: $3,500
Lopez, Yaritza; renewal: $3,500
Mazariegos, Ashley; renewal: $3,500
Mendez, Gladis; renewal: $3,500
Mercadao, Jailene; renewal: $3,500
Olalde, Abril; renewal: $3,500
Sanchez, Alexys; renewal: $3,500

Arvizo, Marlene; new: $3,500
Avilez, Isamara; new: $3,500
Cardenas Dorame, Perla; new: $3,500
Deras fraijo, Leslie; new: $3,500
Enriquez, Jaqueline; new: $3,500
Faustin, Yanise; new: $3,500
Goblirsch, Emily; new: $3,500
Grijalva Islas, Claudia; new: $3,500
Maya, Alejandra; new: $3,500
Mendez, Maria; new: $3,500
Partida, Adan; new: $3,500
Pantoja, Lizeth; new: $3,500
Zambrano Lopez, Cristal; new: $3,500

Selection committee members who reviewed, ranked, and selected the finalists include the following:
Grace Barnes, Guidance Counselor, Tolleson Union High School, Tolleson Union High School District
Morgan Champie, Guidance Counselor, University High School; Tolleson Union High School District
Brigette Ochoa, Guidance Counselor, University High School; Tolleson Union High School District
Andrea Wolochuk, Guidance Counselor/Department Chair, Tolleson Union High School, TUHS District
Jacqueline Butler-Diaz, Vice President, Eloisa Diaz Educational Foundation
Roman Diaz, Vice President, Eloisa Diaz Educational Foundation; faculty GateWay Community College
J. Lionel Diaz, President, Eloisa Diaz Educational Foundation