Rotary Club of Burien/White Center presents $12,250 in Scholarships


The Rotary Club of Burien/White Center presented scholarships totaling $12,250 to local high school seniors this month.

Recipients attended a luncheon in their honor at a recent Rotary meeting. Many family members and school faculty were also in attendance.

In addition, three awards were given to students who show their commitment to their communities and reflect Rotary’s Motto of “Service Above Self”.

“Burien/White Center Rotarians send congratulations to all the Scholarship and Service award recipients!” reads an announcement. “We’re very impressed with the students’ accomplishments and excited to be helping with their education expenses. We have no doubt they will be successful as they move forward in their future endeavors!”

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Here are the winners:

  • Walter O Carsten Memorial Scholarship
    Steven Dang, Evergreen Campus
  • Dick Dahlgard Memorial Scholarship
    Erik Anderson, Highline High School
  • Dr. Frank Tanaka Memorial Scholarship
    Kerina Keni, Puget Sound Skills Center

Rotary Scholarships:

  • Bridgette Johnson, Kennedy Catholic High School
  • Mitchell Sasonoff, Kennedy Catholic High School
  • Karina Medrano-Diaz, Highline High School
  • Yuvraj Singh Nahal, Highline High School
  • Tran Lam, Highline High School
  • Ciarra Lal, Evergreen Campus
  • Johnny Le, Evergreen Campus (not pictured)
  • Rheina Agosa, Evergreen Campus
  • Service Above Self Awards
  • Heather Berg, Kennedy Catholic High School (not pictured)
  • Yohan Lara Aguilar, Highline High School
  • Emily King, Evergreen Campus

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