Snapshot: BSA presents full scholarships

June, 12, 2014
Tuesday night at Boston University's Tsai Performance Center, the Boston Scholar Athletes program awarded five 4-year full scholarships to five student-athletes in the Boston Public Schools. Thirty-eight other student-athletes received one-time $2,500 college scholarships.

Pictured below, from left to right:

Carmen Ortiz, United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts
Sakirat Oseni, Boston English High School, going to UMass Dartmouth
Giacomo DiFilippis, East Boston High School, going to Suffolk University
Perla Lara, New Mission High School, going to Boston College
Sochika Nzerem, New Mission High School, going to UMass Amherst
Lorla Attivor, Dorchester Academy, going to UMass Boston
Rebekah Splaine Salwasser, Executive Director of Boston Scholar Athletes

(Photo courtesy of Boston Scholar Athletes)

Brendan C. Hall

Brendan C. Hall joined as a high schools reporter/editor in May 2010, after four years covering high schools for The Boston Globe. The Westminster, Mass. native also served on the Globe's Bruins beat in 2009.



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