Congratulations to Bryan Etrata, recipient of the $1,000 Suzanne Pascua Damian Vocational Scholarship and to Richard Gima, recipient of the $1,000 Thomas Roy Nunotani Scholarship!
Bryan will enroll at Honolulu Community College and work for his Associate in Applied Science degree. He will major in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. He aspires, after earning his degree, to get a good job, be able to support himself and not be dependent on his parents.
Richard’s goal is to double major in International Business Relations and International Journalism . He has been accepted at Richmond, the American International University in London. He comments, “that growing up on Lana’i has opened up many opportunities to further my global pursuits. I was very fortunate to travel in high school to many countries, and I hope that I will be able to share this knowledge with my community and school.”
Best wishes and much success to Bryan and Richard in furthering their education and for a bright future!