Resolution Copper awards 2018 scholarships to 11 local students

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Resolution Copper Scholars from Superior High School are, from left, Mathew Hernandez, Naomi-Bo Hing, Ashley Lira and Victoria Juarez.

Superior, Ariz. (June 26, 2018) – Continuing its efforts to create social and economic benefits for local communities, Resolution Copper announced that 11 local high school students recently were presented scholarships valued at nearly $30,000. The students may use their scholarships to attend any college in Arizona.

  This year’s recipients:

General Scholarship

• Ashley Lira, Superior High School

• Victoria Juarez, Superior High School

• Matthew Hernandez, Superior High School

• Naomi Bo Hing, Superior High School

• Bailey Kelly, Apache Junction High School

Leadership Scholarship

• Logan Robison, Globe High School

• Mathew Hernandez, Superior High School

Rickus Scholarship

• Naomi Bo Hing, Superior High School

Native American Scholarship

• Amanda Paxson, Alchesay High School

• Rosella Altaha, Alchesay High School

• Leona Tate, Alchesay High School

• Diayne Harvey, Alchesay High School

• Ryan Stiffarm, Chandler High School

  Resolution Copper’s scholarship program is one way the company is demonstrating its commitment to advancing economic development in the communities where we do business. Over the past 16 years, the company has provided 163 scholarships totaling more than $642,000 to area high school students.

  “Education is critical to the future and I am so very happy Resolution Copper can play a part in building stronger communities by supporting these outstanding students,” said Andrew Lye, project director, Resolution Copper. “These scholarships are an investment that will help make a difference for these young people, their families and our communities for generations to come.”

  For more information about Resolution Copper’s scholarship program, click here.

About Resolution Copper – Resolution Copper operates the Resolution Copper Project, which is a limited liability company owned 55 percent by Resolution Copper Company (a Rio Tinto PLC subsidiary) and 45 percent by BHP Copper Inc. (a BHP Billiton PLC subsidiary).

Staff (4882 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Balanced Superior Panthers remain undefeated

    September 19th, 2018
    by

      The Superior football team combined a balanced offensive attack and a stifling defense in a 60 – 0 victory […]


    Superior High School 2018 Homecoming….Vacation Theme

    September 19th, 2018
    by

      Homecoming is an annual tradition, hosted by the Superior High School Student Council for generations the Superior Panthers have […]


    Sprucing up the Superior Food Bank

    September 19th, 2018
    by

    Thirteen Superior volunteers, from local churches, Resolution Copper, the Chamber of Commerce and Rebuild Superior, Inc showed up Saturday morning […]


    Along the Gila: Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce, Lead Abatement and Arizona Trail Day

    September 19th, 2018
    by

    Businesses in the Copper Basin soldiered on through the summer months, but it was not an easy task. Was it […]


  • Additional Stories

    Globe man sentenced to life without parole for first degree murder and child abuse

    September 14th, 2018
    by

    GLOBE, ARIZONA-Gila County Attorney Bradley D. Beauchamp announced that on September 11, 2018, Defendant Jess William Anaya was sentenced by […]


    Superior Optimist Club announces plans for holiday fun – Witchy Dance coming soon!

    September 12th, 2018
    by

      The Superior Optimist Club has many fun holiday events coming up.  The first event is the annual Witches Dance […]


    Superior Police Report – September 12, 2018

    September 12th, 2018
    by

      According to state law, police may arrest suspected offenders by two methods. The suspect may be physically taken into […]


    Lauryn Lopez, 2018 St. Francis Fiesta Queen Candidate

    September 12th, 2018
    by

      Lauryn Lopez is the Queen Candidate for the 2018 St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church Fiesta.  Lauryn is seven […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger