Seminole County

Seminole County students receive ‘Future Dreamers and Achievers’ scholarships

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. — Two students in Seminole County had a special day Thursday.

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Seminole County Sheriff Dennis Lemma helped to present them with scholarships from the nonprofit organization “Future Dreamers and Achievers.”

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The students were recognized for their achievements and were given a check during a short ceremony.

Photos: Seminole County students receive ‘Future Dreamers and Achievers’ scholarships

Despite the money, both students were just happy to know there are community officials that have their back.

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“It’s really nice to know that someone has my back,” said scholarship recipient Hector Cruz.

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Recipients Cruz and Santiago Parra were both awarded $5,000.

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