La Voz has named Zachary A. Velasquez as the 2018-2019 La Voz Student of the Week scholarship recipient. Our 13-year program continues to attract Colorado’s top students during their path to great success.
Velasquez will be awarded a $1500 scholarship from La Voz. Velasquez recently graduated from Antonito High School in Antonito, Colorado and is planning to continue his education at Trinidad State Junior College. Velasquez excelled academically at Antonito High School with highest scores achieved in math, social studies and science.
Aside from graduating with an outstanding GPA, Velasquez has been involved in the community via his high school. He adds, “Leaving your footprint in your community is something to be proud of.” Velasquez has volunteered with the Town of Antonito, La Puente and Antonito High School.
Velasquez hopes to become an engineer. He was a member of the National Honor Society, a member of Student Council, Knowledge Bowl, Math Bowl, and was active in football and basketball.
Thank you to all the students and schools that participated during this year’s La Voz Student of the Week program. We value your input, and your nominations in helping us feature Colorado’s best students. Wishing our Class of 2019/2020 great success!
The 2019/2020 La Voz Student of the Week program kicks off on Wednesday, October, 9, 2019 For more information about the program call 303-936-8556 or email email@example.com.