Alumni Award 1996

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 02/08/96

Contact: CSLA Alumni Relations Office,
(323) 343-4980
or Margie Yu, Public Affairs Assistant
(323) 343-3047

Cal State L.A. Alumni Association Awards Ten Scholarships

Los Angeles, CA -- February 8, 1996 -- The Alumni Association at California State University, Los Angeles recently announced that ten Cal State L.A. students were selected as recipients of $600 scholarships for the Spring Quarter. A total of $6,000 in scholarships will be presented at the 1996 Cal State L.A. Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony scheduled for Tuesday, March 19, 1996.

The recipients are Frances Bono, Nutritional Science, South Pasadena; Tina Calderone, Psychology, Montebello; Dan Diep, Biology, Monterey Park; Lissette Gomez, Social Work, Baldwin Park; Kidogo Kennedy, Speech Communication, Los Angeles; Walter Leung, Computer Information Systems, Alhambra; Wendy Perez, Biology, Los Angeles; Jeff Sinanian, Nutritional Science, Mission Hills; Kokeb Tefera, Biology, Los Angeles; and Jan Yuan, Biology, San Gabriel.

The criteria for the 1995-96 Alumni Association Scholarships are a minimum of a 2.5 G.P.A., currently enrolled status, junior or senior class level, and campus and/or community involvement.

The awards are available through alumni donations and fund raising programs. The Association is encouraging alumni and friends of the University to contribute to this important scholarship program.

For more information or to make reservations to attend the 23rd Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony, call the Alumni Relations Office at (323) 343-4980. The deadline for reservations is Friday, March 1, 1996.

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