Two Students Named Jack Kent Cooke Scholars, Win Life-changing Scholarships


Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Two Valencia College students have been named recipients of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s prestigious Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The highly competitive national scholarship will provide Leah Basaria and Miranda Rublaitus with up to $55,000 a year to complete their bachelor’s degrees.

Only 100 community college students receive the Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, which is one of the most generous and competitive scholarships in the nation. Recipients receive up to $55,000 per year toward tuition, living expenses, books and required fees to complete their bachelor’s degree. Additionally, Cooke Scholars are welcomed into the thriving Cooke community and network, receive one-on-one educational advising, and are eligible for internship and graduate school funding from the Foundation.

Read more on the Valencia News site…

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