The San Ramon Valley Exchange Club has announced the results of its 2014 $5000 Scholarship Essay Contest: Winner-- Jayendra Jog, Senior, Dougherty Valley H.S., $5000 Runner ups-- Alexandra Farly, Junior, Venture H.S. and Luke Campopiano, Sophmore, California H.S.
All three finalists will be honored at the Exchange Club’s May 14
luncheon meeting at Faz Restaurant, 600 Hartz Avenue, Danville, 94526
where they will be awarded certificates of recognition.
The runner ups
will also receive a cash token of appreciation and Jayendra, the winner,
will have his $5000 prize sent directly the college of his choice upon
the club’s receipt of his letter of acceptance.
judges were very
impressed with all the essays. After choosing the three finalists, they were interviewed
by the judges on the content of their essays after which the winner was
The Exchange Club thanks all the students who submitted essays
for their efforts and participation.
The subject of this year’s essay
contest was “The War Powers Acts: 1941, 1942, 1973; Are these acts
Constitutional or Unconstitutional?” Students argued both sides of this