2011 Scholars

The following applicants have been selected to receive the 2011 ACE Foundation Scholarship.  The selection committee wishes them the best of luck.

Amanda Santos

U.S. Residence: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

Native Residence: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

College Attending: University of Guam

Field of Study: Social Work

"I am greatly honored to have received the ACE Foundation Scholarship. This is my first time to have been accepted to a scholarship. I will attend college in the University of Guam and this scholarship will help me pay for some expenses into reaching my goal. Thank You." 




Ernest Medina Jr.

U.S. Residnece: Pueblo, Colorado

Native Residence: Pueblo, Colorado

College Attending: Pueblo Community College

Field of Study: Associates Degree In Nursing

"Receiving the ACE Foundation Scholarship is an honor. The ACE Foundation Scholarship is a great start to my pursuit of becoming a Registered Nurse. This scholarship is going to provide me with much needed financial assistance.  I want to thank the ACE Foundation for choosing me as a proud recipient."




Edward Itoe Obasemoiti Sakwe

U.S. Residence: Denver, Colorado

Native Residence: Matondo II - Mbonge, CAMEROON

College Attending: Metropolitan State College of Denver

Field of Study: Biology - Medical Laboratory Technology

"Coming from Matondo II-Mbonge, a tiny village forgotten by the Government of Cameroon, in the heart of the jungles in Africa, to the Rocky Mountains of Colorado in US,  and being a beneficiary of ACE Foundation Scholarship sums up to my testimony of President Obama's prophecy of "YES YOU CAN"."




Marco A. Dorado-Arredondo

U.S. Residence: Thornton, Colorado

Native Residence: Denver, Colorado

College Attending: University of Colorado at Boulder

Field of Study: Business Administration & Political Science

"Receiving this scholarship means to me the ability to continue my pursuit of higher education while at the same time fulfilling the mission of the ACE foundation; to be able to successfully fulfill my scholastic goals while at the same time inspiring the youth around me to become successful, educated leaders. Through our education, we will be able to become aware of contemporary issues that surround us as well as find meaningful and lasting decisions something that wouldn't be possible without scholarships like this one."