2012 Scholars

The following applicants have been selected to receive the 2012 ACE Foundation Scholarship.  We chose only 3 out of over 500 applicants to recieve this years scholarship.  We wish them the best of luck.


Esmeralda Flores

U.S. Residence: San Antonio, Texas

Native Residence: Los Angeles, California

College Attending: Texas A&M University-College Station

Field of Study: Zoology

Receiving the ACE Foundation scholarship is a huge honor that will enable me to achieve my dream of attending Texas A&M University and pursue my love of zoology. This scholarship is extremely significant for me because it will relieve some of the financial pressures that stem from reaching my goal and will also bring peace of mind to my supporting family. I want to thank the ACE Foundation for considering me as one of the recipients and for being a huge part of accomplishing my dreams.



Elizabeth Moore

U.S. Residence: Moffat, Colorado

Native Residence: Fort Collins, Colorado

College Attending: Colorado State University-Ft. Collins

Field of Study: Fine Art/ Minor in Spanish or Education

I grew up with a family of 5 brothers and sisters. All of whom have great aspirations and dreams. I grew both educationally and in life, around people who encouraged me to do the very best that I could and to earn a higher education. Since I was little I have always wanted to do something great, I didn't quite know what that meant for a long time, but the ACE Foundation Scholarship is helping me open the doors to my future.



Monica Maldonado

U.S. Residence: Dalton, GA

Native Residence: Turlock, CA

College Attending: Berry College

Field of Study: Psychology

As an ACE Scholar I feel absolutely blessed. Receiving this scholarship means that the financial burden to attend my dream school is lessened. As a first-generation college student, I fully appreciate all the opportunities given to me so that I may higher my education. I am truly honored that the ACE Foundation has chosen to fund my education and will be perpetually thankful. This scholarship shows me how hard work really does pay off and motivates me to keep on working diligently to make every single sponsor proud of their investment in me and in other students.