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MHS senior earns 2018 Coke Scholars scholarship

Ricky Rodriguez
Ricky Rodriguez

Mundelein High School senior and student body president Ricky Rodriguez has been named one of 150 national 2018 Coke Scholars earning a scholarship worth $20,000. Rodriguez joins a family of alumni who are leading positive change in their communities and around the world.

In addition to his role as student body president, Rodriguez is also a drum major for the marching band, a member of the Future Business Leaders of America [FBLA], National Honor Society [NHS], Model UN and Link Crew. He is currently choosing among a number of colleges/universities for next year.

The entire class of Scholars will attend the 2018 Scholars Weekend April 19-22 for a time of inspiration, fun and camaraderie. Scholars will be honored at the 30th annual Scholars Banquet and participate in a Leadership Development Institute, an intensive leadership training during Scholars Weekend that challenges them to develop an inside-out leadership philosophy.

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.

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