Bridgeport seniors awarded scholarships

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars awarded 12 scholarships to eight Bridgeport High School graduating seniors during the school’s awards ceremony June 4.

Recipients are:

William Dodson: Doris Turner Memorial Scholarship, $750; BHS Class of 1961 Scholarship, $250.

Marcantonio Martinez: Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship, $500; Terry Dezellem Memorial Scholarship, $250.

Anita Velazquez: Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship, $500; BHS Class of 1961 Scholarship, $250; Terry Dezellem Memorial Scholarship, $250.

Ericka Martinez: Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship, $500.

Anai Palacios Isidra: Dollars for Scholars General Scholarship, $500.

Kevin Alvarez: BHS Class of 1961 Scholarship, $250.

Miguel Garza: BHS Class of 1961 Scholarship, $250.

Jennifer Salazar: BHS Class of 1961 Scholarship, $250.

Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars has awarded over $160,000 to more than 200 students since it was established in 1997.

For more information, visit bridgeport.dollarsforscholars.org.