Four Students Named 2019 Coca-Cola Scholars

News Release
March 15, 2019

Four Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) students are among 150 students nationwide named 2019 Coca-Cola Scholars.  They include: Catherine Xiang, Oakton High School; MiJin Cho, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST); Siona Prasad, TJHSST; and Sajni Vederey, TJHSST. Oakton High and TJHSST are Fairfax County public schools.


Students are selected based on superior leadership, service, academics, and serving as a change agent to positively affect others in the community .Each of the winners will receive a $20,000 college scholarship and attend scholars weekend April 4-7 in Atlanta, where they will participate in a leadership development institute that challenges them to develop an inside-out leadership philosophy. They will also be honored at the 31st annual scholars banquet.


More than 95,000 students applied for the program.


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For more information, contact the FCPS Office of Communication and Community Relations at 571-423-1200.