NISD students awarded Alamo Bowl Scholarships

NISD students awarded Alamo Bowl Scholarships

Fifteen Northside students from 13 high schools were awarded $7,500 Valero Alamo Bowl Student-Athlete Scholarships.

They were recognized at a luncheon Dec. 17 and will also be recognized on the field during the Alamo Bowl football game on Dec. 31.

Seventy five high school students from San Antonio received scholarships this year.

Scholarships were awarded on the basis of academic achievement, teacher recommendations, financial need, involvement in extracurricular activities and varsity sports as well as honors received and a personal narrative.

Northside ISD recipients are:

Brandeis High School

            Tyler Fontenot

            Gabriel Ramos de la Cruz

Brennan High School

            Marcos Garza

Business Careers High School

            Maria Chavez

Clark High School

            Truett Heintzelman

Communications Arts High School

            Taylor McClung

Harlan High School

            Cassidy Walton

Health Careers High School

            Skanda Hebbale

Holmes High School

           Star Monique Pilar

          Angela Calderon

John Jay High School

            Peter Mason

O'Connor High School

            Daniel Fitzgerald

Stevens High School

            Ashley Elizondo

Taft High School

            Loren McKinley

Warren High School

            Raphael Idrogo

The Alamo Bowl presents over $1 million dollars to San Antonio high school and college students, the largest scholarship total among all bowl games.

Photos from the luncheon can be found on the Valero Alamo Bowl Facebook page.