The Women’s Club of Arroyo Grande recently awarded a total of $8,500 in scholarships, the most it has ever awarded, according to an email from the club.
Nine scholarships were awarded to graduating students from Arroyo Grande, Lopez, Nipomo and New Tech high schools. A Continuing Education Scholarship was also awarded to Cal Poly student, Alicia Cruz.
Colin Odom received the club’s inaugural Arts Scholarship.
The recipients and their high schools include:
Jennifer Alvarez, Maile Minardi and Colin Odom from Arroyo Grande High School; Alexandria Simmons and Victoria Garcia from Nipomo High School; Miriam Andrade from Lopez High School; and Lexie Neuman from New Tech High School.