The 2018 scholarship winners (photo courtesy of WWHS Community Foundation).

Woodrow Wilson High School is sending off another group of graduates, and the Woodrow Wilson High School Community Foundation awarded scholarships to 20 seniors.  

“Since the inception of this program in 2009, the Foundation has provided financial assistance to 117 students totaling nearly $200,000 in financial aid,” said Richard H. Vitale, President of the WWHS Community Foundation in a media release. “We congratulate the 2018 recipients and wish them continued success as they pursue their higher education goals.”

The foundation supports schools and recognizes outstanding scholars in the Woodrow feeder pattern. See below for a complete list of winners, which resulted in $39,000 worth of scholarships. 

Richard H. Vitale Family Scholarship

Henry Lloyd

UT-Austin, McCombs School of Business

Marca Lee Bircher Vocal/Music Theater Scholarship

Angelica Salas

Texas A&M Commerce

Woodrow Wilson Class of 1942 Scholarship

Nadia Carney

Northwestern State University (Louisiana)

Woodrow Wilson Class of 1968 Scholarship

Amariz Puerta

St. Mary’s University

Class of 1971 Dennis Roe Memorial Scholarship

Jeremy “Cole” McCrary


Class of 1978 Hal Hammond Memorial Scholarship

Jeremy “Cole” McCrary


Woodrow Wilson Class of 1991 Scholarship

Isaiah Crowder

Woodbury University

Bob and Mary Jo English Scholarship

Jaycob Ramos

El Centro then transferring to UT

Veritex Community Leadership College Scholarship

Tre’ Brown

Louisiana State University

The Richmond Family Scholarship

Agustin Torres


The Richmond Family Scholarship

Mario Vara


The Gustavo Ipina Memorial Scholarship

Katie Macedo

Texas Tech University

Colonel Jay Cozby Memorial Scholarship

Elizabeth McPherson


Alise Cortez Scholarship 

Camille Miranda-Estrada

Coe College

The Kuesel Family Scholarship

Alexa Zotos

Texas A&M

The Friends of Lakewood Scholarship

Audrey Blumenstock

Washington and Lee

The Marian Dieckman Hammert Scholarship

Claudia Edgeworth


Class of 1966 Wildcat Legends Scholarship

 John “Jake” Patin


The Honeybone Family Scholarship

Jerry “Jett” Jones

University of Arkansas, Sam Walton School of Business

The Charlotte and Joseph W. Geary, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Isabella Albert


Amy and Jason Kulas Family Scholarship

 Manuela Arroyave

Harvard University


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