Laredo Freshmen Scholarships
Posted: 6/7/12

TAMIU Awards $2.92 Million
In Laredo Freshmen Scholarships

This Fall, Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) is awarding hundreds of Laredo’s ‘Class of 2012’  high school graduates $2.92 million in scholarships to assist them throughout their four years of University education.

Summer Session II at TAMIU begins Monday, July 9.

Fall 2012 begins Aug. 23.

TAMIU Scholarship recipients, and their high schools of origin, are listed below.

LBJ High School

Raquel Aguilar, Student Success Scholarship; Yolanda Elizabeth  Arista, Student Success Scholarship; Ramon Avila, Oscar M. Laurel Endowed Scholarship; Perla L. Bernal, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Erika Krystelle Cavazos, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Erika Cavazos, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Gilberto Cavazos, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Juan Coronado, Student Success Scholarship; Naomi Cortina, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Clarissa Díaz, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Melissa Espinoza, Student Success Scholarship; Mauricio Gamboa, Student Success Scholarship; Josue Filiberto González, Student Success Scholarship; Edna Hawkins, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Edna Edlin Hawkins, Student Success Scholarship; Manuel Enrique Juárez, Student Success Scholarship; José Luis Macías, Student Success Scholarship; Jose M. Mata, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Aaron José Meza, Student Success Scholarship; Manuel Fernando Molina; Student Success Scholarship; Edgar Montoya, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Erika Elizabeth Ortíz, Student Success Scholarship; Mariana Pantoja, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; David Rivas, Student Success Scholarship; Karen Ruby Rodríguez, Deans Scholarship; Susana Aide Sánchez, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; and Erika Soliz, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar.

Alexander High School

John A. Bojanski D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Melissa Alexis Cavazos, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Anacristina Chapa, Provost’s Scholarship; Martha Laura Chapa, Provost’s Scholarship; Veronica Giselle Chávez, Provost’s Scholarship; Humberto Jorge Díaz, Dean’s Scholarship; Alexia Kariela Escamilla; Student Success Scholarship; Ana G. Esteves, Student Success Scholarship; William Octavio Eveland, Student Success Scholarship; Anakaren Galván, Dean’s Scholarship; Luz Georgina García-Taunton, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Brianna Garza, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Gregorio Gerardo Garza, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; María Fernanda Garza, Student Success Scholarship; Michelle Garza, Dean’s Scholarship; Rubén Sebastián Garza, Student Success Scholarship; Gabriel Gillermo Gil; Student Success Scholarship; Melba Gómez-Salinas, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Aaron Oracio González, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Allison Stephania González, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Daniella Denise González, Student Success Scholarship; María Olvido González, Dean’s Scholarship; Andrea Lizeth Gordillo, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Paola Elizabeth Huerta, Dean’s Scholarship; Heidi Jareni Jasso, Dean’s Scholarship; Ashton Arnold Laurel,  Student Success Scholarship; Lourdes Vanessa Limón, Student Success Scholarship; Lauren Nicole Long, Student Success Scholarship; Erick D. López, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Jessica Ysabel Lozano, Maroon and Silver Scholarship; Alexa Patricia Magnón, Dean’s Scholarship; Alejandro Martinez, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Ashley Patrice Martínez, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Federico Arturo Martínez, Dean’s Scholarship; Veronica Sofía Medina, Student Success Scholarship; Jeongwook Na, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Juan Carlos Nava, Dean’s Scholarship; Michelle Nuñez; Karla Ortega, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Jessica Janet Porras, Student Success Scholarship; Elizabeth Nicole Prieto, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Jessica I. Prieto, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Norma E. Ramírez, Student Success Scholarship; Daglys Andrea Rivas-Martínez, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Guillermo Romero, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Luis Rubio, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Alexis Kristine Alexis, Provost’s Scholarship; Elisa Janette Saldívar, Dean’s Scholarship; Jose Gerardo Sánchez, Student Success Scholarship; Kevin Sánchez, Provost’s Scholarship; Miguel Christian Serna, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Sergio Ricardo Sifuentes, Provost’s Scholarship; Valeria Solis, Student Success Scholarship; Tayna Paulina Soto, Dean’s Scholarship; Derreck Thomas Stellpflug, Student Success Scholarship; Alejandra Valdéz, Student Success Scholarship; and Celia Patricia Villarreal, Maroon & Silver Scholarship

Martin High School

Oscar Alvarado, Provost’s Scholarship; Martha Cadena, Dean’s Scholarship; Cristian Cavazos, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Gabriela Guerrero, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Guadalupe Medellín, Dean’s Scholarship; Oscar Javier Reyes, Student Success Scholarship; Kassandra G. Sánchez, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholars; Karina Treviño, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; and George Vásquez, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholars.

United High School

Jesús Armando Adame, Provost’s Scholarship; Eduardo Aguilar, Student Success Scholarship; Julia Alaina, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Alejandra Sofía Arellano, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Estefania Barajas, Student Success Scholarship; Sergio A. Bernal, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Bridgette Audrey Bondoc, Dean’s Scholarship; Nicolas Armando Botello, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Mitzi Ileana Cantu, Student Success Scholarship; Melina Raquel Carmona, Student Success Scholarship; Clarissa Anne Chávez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Mario Cisneros, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Andres Díaz, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Jimmy Enrique Díaz, Dean’s Scholarship; Sandra Alexis Duarte, Student Success Scholarship; Kiara Elliott, Student Success Scholarship; Marco Antonio Escontrias, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Derrick Patrick Falk, Student Success Scholarship; Daniel Jacob Gómez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Doris Jacqueline González, Student Success Scholarship; Jorge González, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Jose Diego Guerra, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Eduardo René Hernández, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Jessica Lisbeth Hernández, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Miguel Angel Hernández, Student Success Scholarship; Alexa Mariel Huerta, Student Success Scholarship; Ernesto Ajero Ibarra, Student Success Scholarship; Ibrahim Mohamed Kero, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Irene Leyendecker, Student Success Scholarship; Vicente Adán López, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Jorge Alberto Lucio, Dean’s Scholarship; Rodrigo Marina, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Mitchell Sargent McCrea, Student Success Scholarship; Ashley Beatríz Medina, Student Success Scholarship; Jose Angel Meza, Student Success Scholarship; Mireya Fanny Montemayor, Dean’s Scholarship; Javier Morales, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Luis Daniel Morales, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Ana Michelle Moreno, Student Success Scholarship; Rebeccah Izela Moreno, Student Success Scholarship; Lauren Kristelle Muñoz, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Vanessa Loralie Nuñez, Student Success Scholarship; Aleth Murillo Oaferina, Provost’s Scholarship; Janice Alexandra Ochoa, Student Success Scholarship; Andrea Angelica Pascal, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Nydia Krizzel Peña, Provost’s Scholarship; Priscilla Pérez, Student Success Scholarship; Pedro Pineda, Dean’s Scholarship; Roberto Ramos, Student Success Scholarship; Adian Robles, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Eunice Abigail Rodríguez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Kassandra Alyssa Salazar, Provost’s Scholarship; Gillermina Sánchez, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Maribel Sánchez, Student Success Scholarship; Alejandra Maria Santos, Student Success Scholarship; Manuel Torres, Student Success Scholarship; Daniel Diego Treviño, Pride of TAMIU Scholarship; Monica Vargas, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Eduardo Velásquez, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; and Brenda Karina Villarreal, Student Success Scholarship.

Nixon High School

Priscilla Elizabeth Briseño, Student Success Scholarship; Jessica Bustamante, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Jorge A. Cerda, Jr., D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Rafael Diza, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Cynthia García, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Selene Dafne González, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Grecia Tamar Guardiola, Student Success Scholarship; Jacob Gutiérrez, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Cassandra Ann Ledesma, Student Success Scholarship; Alejandra Judith Mendoza, Student Success Scholarship; Barbara Montoya, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Giovanna Anais Ortega, Student Success Scholarship; Stephany Sharon Ramos, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Fermin Rendon, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; and Jorge Rullan, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship. 

Early College High School

Daniella Borrego, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar;  Melissa Cadena, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Rogelio Cruz, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Charly Jonathan Delgado, Student Success Scholarship; Axel D. Garcia, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Stephanie García, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Anaissa González, Student Success Scholarship; Vianey Guevara, Student Success Scholarship; Kevin Hernández, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Ruby López, Student Success Scholarship; Luis E. Marin, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Gerardo Martínez, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar;  Joshua Martínez, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Rogelio Meza, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar;  María Palomo, Oscar M. Laurel Endowed Scholarship; Jonathan Speer, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Karen Valadéz, Student Success Scholarship; and Emmanuel Guillermo Vásquez, Student Success Scholarship.

United South High School

José Manuel Acosta, Student Success Scholarship; Oscar Martin Benavides, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Oscar Benavides, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Gerardo Borrego, Student Success Scholarship; Jesse Dion Canela, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Isreal Aldair Casillas, Dean’s Scholarship; Daisy Ezzel De Hoyos, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Stacey Kristel De La Rosa, Student Success Scholarship; Melinda Lee Downie, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Albert Andrew García, Student Success Scholarship; Jacqueline García, Student Success Scholarship; Erika Garza, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Joel Garza, Deans Scholarship; Analy Gómez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Valeria Carolina González, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Natalie Marli López, Student Success Scholarship; Maritza Anabel Lozano, Student Success Scholarship; Yesenia Macías, Provost’s Scholarship; Andrea Martínez, Rolando Medrano, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Alyssa Moreno, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Ruth Miroslova Muñoz, Student Success Scholarship; Alejandra Vanessa Niño, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Maximiliano Ortíz, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Lauro Pérez, Deans Scholarship; Corina Daisy Rodríguez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Glenda Carolina Rosales, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Blanca Melissa Ruíz, Student Success Scholarship; Humberto Sánchez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Sandy Santoyo, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Leci Itzamara Solís, Provost’s Scholarship; Roberto Trujillo, Oscar M. Laurel Endowed Scholarship; Roberto Trujillo, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; and Cristina Vásquez, Student Success Scholarship.

St. Augustine High School

Priscilla Almanza, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Eduardo Ramón Garza, Student Success Scholarship; Jessica Mariell Gómez, Deans Scholarship; Rebeca Hernández, Provost’s Scholarship; Andres Pascal, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Paula C. Ramirez, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; Fernando Rodríguez, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Fernando Jorge Rodríguez, Student Success Scholarship; Adriana V. Romero, D.D. Hachar Honors Scholar; and Jorge Ruíz, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship.

Cigarroa High School

Juan Alonso, Sanchez Family Foundation Engineering Scholarship; Francisco Alvarez, Student Success Scholarship; Valeria González, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; Roger Hernández, Provost’s Scholarship; Joann Inocencio, Student Success Scholarship; Jacqueline Maritza Jiménez, Provost’s Scholarship; Jonathan Lerma, Deans Scholarship; Ana Laura Loera, Student Success Scholarship; Brenda Angelina Loera, Student Success Scholarship; José Mata, Sanchez Family Foundation Scholarship; José Luis Mata, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Sandra Minjares, Deans Scholarship; Ivan Javier Morales, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Felipe De Jesús Muñoz, Student Success Scholarship; Jesus Olivares, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Giselle Astrid Ortíz, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; Alondra Samantha Pérez, Maroon & Silver Scholarship; and Brenda Izamara Rangel, Maroon & Silver Scholarship.

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For information on financial aid at TAMIU, please contact Laura Elizondo, Financial Aid director, at 326.2213, e-mail laura@tamiu.edu or visit offices located in the University Success Center, room 214G.


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