Indian Life Newspaper -

Scholarship recipients honored

 

Last updated 8/20/2019 at 3:37pm

Navajo Nation

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer with Chief Manuelito and Scholarship recipients.

LEUPP, Ariz.-In July, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer joined proud parents, grandparents, and educators at a ceremony to celebrate the outstanding academic achievements of 151 Chief Manuelito Scholarship recipients.

The prestigious Chief Manuelito Scholarship was established in 1980 to provide post-secondary school scholarships to high-achieving Navajo high school graduates. The scholarships are awarded based on ACT/SAT test scores and final high school grade point average.

President Nez encouraged the students to return home to the Nation after earning...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019