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BHBF Scholarship Recipients Betzayda Montoya and Monica Ponce De Leon

Southwestern Students Receive Beverly Hill Bar Foundation Scholarship

May 12, 2017

Southwestern students Monica D. Ponce De Leon and Betzayda Montoya received the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation (BHBF) Scholarship, which is presented to academically gifted students involved in public service work. Both students have demonstrated an impassioned commitment to their work in public interest, a commitment which Montoya attributes to values instilled through her upbringing and life-experience. “As a first-generation high school graduate, born and raised in South Los Angeles, I know first-hand the positive impact one person or program can make.”

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