Falfurrias High School senior, Diana De Los Santos, was presented a $500 Coastal Bend College scholarship by Dr. Janet M. Cunningham, Executive Director of Citizens for Educational Excellence/Coastal Bend Partners for College and Career Readiness during the recent Ready For College and Career (R4C2) event held at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi.
De Los Santos is planning to major in nursing and attend classes next year on either the Kingsville or Alice campus.
The event was held for area high school seniors who are undecided about their plans for the future, according to their school counselors. Representatives from Coastal Bend College, Del Mar College, Craft Training Center, Texas A&M University – Kingsville and Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi were on hand to assist students in mapping out plans for higher education and future careers.
De Los Santos is the daughter of Michael and Sylvia De Los Santos of Premont.