Today is Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Scholarship Recipients: Class of 2007
is a deserving student from a rural farming family whose father would often
climb the mountain to walk three hours to take wool to the market. A few years
ago, her father fell from a truck and injured his head and could not work for
months. Her mother was ill with appendicitis and then they fell into debt.
Pat's younger brother joined the army and her older brother goes to college.
Her father has primary school education, her mother no education. Her grand
parents are both 75 years old and reside with her parents. Pat is a Junior with
strong desire to do well in school where she is chairman of the Student Union.
Pat has received numerous leadership awards and is a strong motivator for her
is a humble girl from rural farming family whose father died when she was 14
years old. Her mother, a non-educated farmer, worked diligently until she fell
from a second story building and hurt her back and continues to suffer from
poor health. Ruth was 22 year old as a junior with a wonderful attitude and
pleasant personality. Her younger brother has gone to work as a labor in
Guangzhou. Ruth studies hard and has achieved numerous awards for her academic
achievements. She plans on being a very good English teacher and provide for
her family. She is a recognized leader in her class and continues to achieve
high academic scores.