HAYS, KS --- Juan Martinez will accept the Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders when he and six other members of Fort Hays State University's Hispanic American Leadership travel to Chicago to attend the Hispanic Leadership Conference.
The Andrade Scholarship is an exclusive award that only one Kansan brought home this year, said Sonia Esquivel, HALO advisor. This is the third consecutive year that an FHSU student has won the award.
The seven students who will attend the conference from Sept. 28 through Oct. 1 are:
John Martinez, Garden City senior.
Raul Duran, Garden City senior.
Luis Duran, Garden City senior.
Nicole Perez, Moscow senior.
Cabrina Perez, Moscow senior.
Marie Haynes, Hays senior.
Claudia Pereyda, Dodge City senior.