Celebrating 2020 FHSAA scholarship recipients
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The Faga’itua High School Alumni Association (FHSAA) Scholarship Foundation awarded scholarships to 5 Vikings this past Saturday, July 4th at a breakfast event held at DDW Restaurant.
The five (L-R) are: Leuteofuiono Lafaele who was awarded the Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center scholarship. She will be attending Northern Arizona University to study Nursing;
Soa Saufo’i received the Marston & Wilma Porter Scholarship and will be attending American Samoa Community College studying Education;
Osomanu Tauane is the recipient of the Chung Sing Scholarship and will be attending American Samoa Community College to study Nursing;
MerryChristmas Va’a received the Elaine Tuato’o Scholarship and is attending Saint Martin University studying Accounting;
Niumalina Fuata received the Class of 88 Allen Velega & Mike Tipoti Viking Hero/Homeland Security Scholarship and will attend Dean College to study Criminal Justice and Homeland Security.
The scholar plaques were donated in memory of late Lea’ana Tavita Pulou of Lauli’i
The Faga’itua High School Alumni Association was created through the generosity and diligence of Faga’itua alumni around the world. “It is our hope and vision to contribute to our alma mater and all communities where Faga’itua Viking reside — through community service and creating opportunities for growth.” The event has been headed by FHSAA Hawai’i Chapter since 2008.