Advancement Via Individual Determination Gandhi Scholarship

2017 - Ambassador Jamal Khokkar, President, Institute of the Americas
Venerable Lama Tenzin, The Dalai lam's representative for global peace

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Nicole Abreu Sweet Water High School
Jay Dalvie Poway High School
Asia Duncan Helix Charter High School
Lucero Garcia Lincoln High School
Odelia Ha Escondido High School
Cristian Jarquin Lincoln High School
Mihiri Kotikawatta Hilltop High School
Onrei Ladao Mount Miguel High School
Nicole Martindale Torrey Pines High School
Anugraha Panneerselvam Rancho Bernardo High School
Ashwath Radhachandran Scripps Ranch High School
Shelby Spillers Mission Bay High School
Marlene Velazquez Olympian High School
Ryan Winters Rancho Bernardo High School
Sai Yandapalli Mira Mesa High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Salim Aweys Crawford High School
Baldred Carrillo Orange Glen High School
Ariana Diaz Rauda El Camino High School
Cameron Duran Oceanside High School
Estevan Mendez Granite Hills High School
Christian Robles San Ysidro High School

2016 - Mrs. Nisha Desai Biswal
Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, US Department of State.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Aliasgar Badani Mt. Carmel High School
Pooja Bisarya Torrey Pines High School
Alyssa Connolly Cathedral Catholic
Grace Donalson High Tech High
Daniel Hart Foothills Christian
Nithin Krishnamurthi Torrey Pines High School
Samiksha Ramesh Carlsbad High School
Liliana Ramirez Mission Hills High School
Maya Rao Torrey Pines High School
Zohra Sahial Escondido High School
Gokul Swamy Del Norte High School
Vibha Vijayakumar San Marcos High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Bernabe Camacho Ventura Mission Vista High School
Mirella Cruz Trinidad Hoover High School
Jesus Perez Castaneda Serra High School
Erika Venegas Montgomery High School

2015 -  Dr.Pradeep Khosla
Chancellor University of California, San Diego

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Yashes Srinivasan Rancho Bernardo High School
Keshav Tadimeti Canyon Crest Academy
Lena Nicole Antoine Chula Vista Sr. High School
Kahlo Baniadam San Dieguito Academy
Celine Calpo Mar Vista High School
Emily Davies River Valley Charter High School
Ben Friedl Del Norte High School
David Mendoza Montgomery High School
Nikhil Palanki The Bishop's School
Anh-Dao Tong Mt. Carmel High School
Erik Whitney Poway High School
Carolyn Callen /td> River Valley Charter High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Jacqueline Canseco Garcia Mission Hills High School
Jacqueline Meza Tapia San Ysidro High School
Chrestina Mansoor El Cajon Valley High School
Tiffany McLemore Santana High School
Rosalinda Perez San Pasqual High School
Aracely Zerferino Kearny ISB
Heraldo Martinez Oceanside High School
Empress El Aton Hoover High School

2014 - Dr. William Brody, President of Salk Institute

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Pritam Soundararajan Francis Parker High School
Apoorva Mylavarapu Torrey Pines High School
Prachi Anshu University City High School
Ajay Nathan Del Norte High School
Utkrisht Rajkumar Mira Mesa High School
Parker Brown Grossmont High School
Larissa Rogers Clairemont High School
Achinthya Soordelu Torrey pines High School
Kalee DeHamer Patrick Henry High School
Sara D’souza Canyon Crest High School
Priya Bhat Del Norte High School
Michaela Iglesia Scripps Ranch High School
Araceli Huerta Escondido High School
TJK Williams Montgomery High School
Dowon Kim Torrey pines High School
Nithya Sampath Carlsbad High School
Danielle Castillo Mission Hills High School
Rahul Malavalli Westview High School
Dillon Patel Canyon Crest High School
Trina Killian West Hills High School
Cathy Trang Patrick Henry High School
Dominque Henderson Crawford High School
Judith Delgado Hoover High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Shannon Bredeson Grossmont High School
Quynh Giang Mission Hills High School
Jaqueline Reyna-Magna Rancho Buena Vista High
Said Said Crawford High School
Gabriel Urreola El Cajon Valley High School
Sundeep Chhina Madison High School

2013 - United States Congressman Dr. Ami Bera

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Andrew Bartleet Vista High School
Fabian Boemer Scripps Ranch High School
Jonathon Dai Escondido High School
Shreya Gollamudi Torrey Pines High School
Lucerito Gutierrez Southwest High School
Jose Jimenez Monte Vista School
Taryn Kilgore Rancho Bernardo High
Spandana Madhava Mission Hills High School
Sumana Mahata Torrey Pines High School
Fernando Parra Chong Southwest High School
Sarath Pathuri Westview High School
Kamakshi Ramanarayanan Mira Mesa High School
Mengha Sanjiv Torrey Pines High School
Neha Srikumar Scripps Ranch High School
Katalina VazquezIshraq Mission Hills High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Abdikarin Abdullahi Montgomery High School
Edgar Baez Mozo Madison High School
Luis Cuarao El Cajon Valley High School
Paul Gonzalez Mt. Miguel High School
Ana Laura Hernandez San Dieguito High School Academy
Carlos Lopez El Camino High School
Nongfa Taing Crawford High School

2012 - Ambassador Nirupama Rao - Download Speech (PDF - 121 KB) 
Ambassador of India, to the United States. 
Chief Guest - Chancellor Mary Anne Fox, U.C.S.D.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Divya Kothandapani Westview High School
Gautam Soundararajan Francis Parker High School
Sasha M. Patel Torrey Pines High School
Evan Ruiz High Tech High School
Gabriel Iglesia Scripps Ranch High School
Amara Tang The Preuss School
Adriana Covarrubias Olympian High School
Piyush Prakash Carlsbad High School
Emanuel Reyes Carlsbad High School
Jenny Kim Crawford Champs High School
Kyle Hess-Locquiao Poway High School
Mayanka Bharath Scripps Ranch High School
Victor Garcia Crawford Champs High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Emani Harris El Camino High School
Caleb Henderson El Camino High School
Lilianne Hernandez El Camino High School
Gustavo Lopez El Camino High School
Miguel Martinez El Camino High School
Lizeth Palma Rodriguez El Camino High School
Edith Ramirez El Camino High School

2011 - Robert Blake
Assistant Secretary of State, Department State, Washington, D.C

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Prithvi Undavalli Torrey Pines High School
Alexandre Samy La Jolla High School
Nitish Padmanaban Scripps Ranch High School
Sricharitha Mullaguru Westview High School
Ali Morgan El Capitan High School
Kenny Hua Escondido High School
Shreya Carey West View High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Samantha Davidson El Capitan High School
Brenda Guillermo Orange Glen High School
Joe Mejia El Camino High School
Thuan Nguyen Kearny School

2010 - Dr. Mary Anne Fox 
Chancellor, U.C.S.D.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Boris Boyakov Grossmont Middle College High School
Nitya Timalsina Helix Charter High School
Anton Walker Poway High School
Tejas Shah Scripps Ranch High School
Prabhav Jain Torrey Pines High School
Shannon Kilgore Rancho Bernardo High School
Haley Cottrell La Jolla High School
Natalie Elizabeth Nield Cathedral Catholic High School
Sheta Chatterjee San Dieguito High School Academy

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Diego Marez Carlsbad High School
Josue Moreno El Cajon Valley High School
Gladys Rivas San Pasqual High School
Dioselle Sadangsal Mt. Carmel High School

2009 - Ambassador Meera Shankar - Download Speech (PDF - 53 KB) 
Ambassador of India, to the United States. 
Chief Guest - Chancellor Mary Anne Fox, U.C.S.D.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Shilpa Argade Scripps Ranch High School
Sara Brenner Grossmont Middle School
Debbie Cecena Grossmont High School
Evan Corcoran Rancho Buena Vista High School
Evan Dowden Steele Canyon High School
Paresh Dave Mount Carmel High School
Sonam Joi Dhiman Cathedral Catholic High School
Kelsey Hall West Hills High School
Rachel Hochstetler Valley Center High School
John Knox Mission Hills High School
Gavin Lightner Rancho Buena Vista High School
Rosie Mac Henson Escondido High School
Sarah Mishek Francis Parker School
Chantal Rivas San Ysidro High School
Elizabeth Sanchez El Camino High School
Christine Sidela San Marcos High School
Olga Slobodyanyuk University City High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Elizabeth Garcia San Pasqual High School
Luis Gonzalez University City High School
Paul May Mar Vista High School
Eliseo Rivas Grossmont High School

2008 - Professor Raj Mohan Gandhi 
University of Illinois and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi. 
Chair - Mr. Arun Gandhi, Founder and Director, Gandhi Worldwide Education Institute. 
Chief Guest - Ambassador Pritik Sircar, Consul General of India San Francisco

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Maryam Zafar La Jolla High School
Emma Burch Santa Ana High School
Frank Gomez Morse High School
Emily Harrison El Cajon Valley High School
Nathan Hochstetter Valley Center High School
Pavalli Powale Westview High School
Sundipta Rao Westview High School
Kimberley Romero Eastlake High School
Sashieana Scott Muir High School
Peter Smith Escondido High School
Kathy Tran Kearny High School
Angelina Trinidad Otay Ranch High School
Raquel Tucker San Ysidro High School
Darnea Wallace Escondido High School
James Willis Westview High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Cesar Castro Sweetwater High School
Frank Gomez Morse High School
Emily Harrison El Cajon Valley High School
Letitia Johnson-Smith Madison High School
Vanessa Leon Orange Glen High School
Gerald Morgan Morse High School
Neptali Pinon Oceanside High School
Kimberly Romero East Lake High School
Sashieana Scott Muir Alternative School
Kathy Tran Kearny School
Darnea Wallace Escondido High School
James Willis West View High School

2007 - Ambassador Jeffrey Davidow 
Ambassador of the United States and President, Institute of the Americas. 
Chair - Dr. Ramesh Rao, Qualcomm Professor of Engineering, U.C.S.D.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Aadit Patel Rancho Bernardo High School
Kenneth Stuart West Hills High School
Anne Nybo San Dieguito High School
Shikha Sanjiv Torrey Pines High School
Dewi Mertha El Camino High School
Pavitra Viswanathan University High School
Rebecca Webb Coronado High School
Rebecca Lee Mount Carmel High School
Sonam Dabholkar West View High School
Elliot Wade Sapore High Tech High School
Ayesha Ghosh Mount Carmel High School
Zachary Allen Reyes Falbrook High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Mellissa Beckles Oceanside High School
Mahamud Haye Montgomery High School
Silvia Hernandez Mar Vista High School
Shanelle Watkins Point Loma High School

2006 - Ambassador Nirupam Sen 
Permanent representative of India, to the United Nations, New York. 
Chair - Dr. Sanjay Jha, Executive Vice President of QUALCOMM and President of QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Xiaochen Su University City High School
Argie Mina Mira Mesa High School
Sarah Elghraoui Patrick Henry High School
Nima Bhakta Patrick Henry High School
Jason Goldfine-Middleton Scripps Ranch High School
Emily Dreibelbis Oceanside High School
Michael Kimani Helix Charter High School
Praveen Subramani La Jolla High School
Michelle Huang Westview High School
Jennifer Wong El Camino High School
Tania White San Diego School of Creative & Performing Arts
Shubhanga S. Mani Westview High School
Joel Kramer Torrey Pines High School
Crystal Marie Marich The Presuss School-UCSD
Saumil Shah Scripps Ranch High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Rene Garcia Mar Vista High School
Tamana Hasani Otay Ranch High School
Rebeccah Kersteen El Capitan High School
Lorena Martinez San Pasqual High School
Ismahan Warfa Montgomery High School

2005 - Prof. C.K. Prahalad - Download Speech (PDF - 28 KB) 
Harvey C. Fruehauf Professor of Business Administration & Professor of Corporate Strategy and International Business, University of Michigan and world-renowned management consultant. 
Chair - Dr. Sanjay Jha, Executive Vice President of QUALCOMM and President of QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Gabriel Beccrra Torrey Pines High School
Christopher Carr Steele Canyon High School
Devina Diggs Sweetwater High School
Panna Felsen La Costa Canyon High School
Jacqueline Gonzales Bonita Vista High School
Katherine Gullota James Madison High School
Melissa Lakensgard Poway High School
Leela Magavi Torrey Pines High School
Ashwin Mudaliar Torrey Pines High School
Rosa Oceguera Oceanside High School
Evelyn Robarts Valley Center High School
Ehau Saung Poway High School
Raquel Sojourner Mount Miguel High School

AVID Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Ishraq Ali
Jesus Tapia

2004 - Prof. Veerabadran Ramanathan 
Victor Alderson Professor of Atmospheric Sciences and Director of Center for Clouds, Chemistry and Climate
Chair - Dr. Anthony Thornley, President of QUALCOMM. 
Chief Guest - Dr. Charles, Director Scripps Institute of Oceanography.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Csilla Felsen La Costa Canyon High School
Maruti Kumar Didwania University City High School
Christopher Nelson University City High School
Marissa Engleman Hilltop High School
Dina Amin San Dieguito Academy
Brittany English Mission Bay High School

2003 - Dr. Inder Verma 
Director, Laboratory of Genetics, Salk Institute
Chair - Congresswoman Susan Davis, US House of Representatives. 
Chief Guest - Ambassador Biswanathan, Consul General of India San Francisco.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Shayak Sarkar Rancho Bernardo High School
Alicia Riley Hilltop High School
Anand Subramani La Jolla High School
Kevin Stewart Vista High School
Diana Tehrani La Jolla High School
Autumn Love Ramona High School
Jason Waller Helix Charter High School
Seungeun (Jessica) Lane Bonita Vista High School
Sameer Iyengar San Dieguito Academy School
Amanda Krismer Santana High School
Joel Wilcox La Costa Canyon High School
Contessa Semaan Valhalla High School
Sin Yan Mak Eastlake High School
Adrian Menezes Eastlake High School
Melissa Preston Valley Center High School

2002 - Mayor Dick Murphy, Mayor of City of San Diego

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Antonio Fahme Hilltop High School
Divya Bhatt Scripps Ranch High School
Angel Chiang Carlsbad High School
Nghia Thanh Vu Mira Mesa High School
Sandra Yam Serra High School
Danielle Goldman West Hills High School

2001 - Mayor Dick Murphy, Mayor of City of San Diego

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Melissa Morelos Escondido High School
Anurupa Dev La Jolla High School
Ann Tsueng Scripps Ranch High School
Daniel Moorhead Hilltop High School
Nathaniel Aginiga Hilltop High School
Michele Heath Rancho Bernardo High School
Taraneh Bastani West Hills High School
Siddharth Bhola La Jolla High School
Jennifer Blackwell Carlsbad High School
Roulla Drego Rancho Buena Vista High School
Sabrina Barrett Mount Miguel High School
Reena Desai Scripps Ranch High School
Amber Trigueros La Jolla Country Day

2000 - Congressman Bob Filner, United States Congress

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Kristin Lindebrekke San Marcos High School
Amber Emslie Escondido High School
Darcy Richardson Rancho Bernardo High School
Aya Ibarra Hilltop High School
Andre Chmielewski Carlsbad High School
Jennilyn Tan Scripps Ranch High School
Punam Vinod Patel Carlsbad High School
Gaganpreet Kaur Poway High School
Madhu Prabaker West Hills High School
Darren Lanning Orange Glen High School
Antero Garcia Monte Vista High School
Amy Wung Rancho Bernardo High School
Trisha Wills Mount Miguel High School
Tawni Koutchesfahani Torrey Pines High School
Corey Johnson Mira Mesa High School

1999 - Ambassador T. P. Srinivasan 
Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, Washington D.C.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Shibani Patnaik* La Costa Canyon High School
Alfreda Purdon* Chula Vista High School
Yogi Hendlin* Torrey Pines High School
Jeet Minocha La Jolla Country Day High School
Melody Redbird* Escondido High School
Sandeep Kulkarni* Junipero Serra High School
Erin Scott* Carlsbad High School
Madhan Gounder* Mt Carmel High School
Aniko Felsen* La Costa Canyon High School
Suzannah Weflen Helix High School
Alexandra Doppelt La Jolla High School
Michael Pesavento San Marcos High School
Daniel Gandarilla* Rancho Buena Vista High School
Katie Hauck* Falbrook Union High School
Vlad Favilukis Helix High School
Simerjeet Brar San Pasqual High School
Claire Stein* Mission Bay High School
Michael Savitzky* Rancho Bernardo High School
Jeanette Pendergraft Chula Vista High School
Jason Charles Orange Glenn High School
Amit Bhardwaj Scripps Ranch High School
Bijal Patel Francis Parker High School

*Valedictorian or top 1% of the graduating class

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1998 - Congressman Bob Filner, United States Congress

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Andy S. Wong La Costa Canyon High School
Kavitha Prabaker* West Hills High School
Nicholas A. Rivera* Granite Hills High School
Wendy Piccus* Santana High School
Jack Favilukis* Helix High School
Jennifer Hwang Mt Carmel High School
Albert Lai Mt Carmel High School
Ka Won Lee* La Jolla High School
Jessie Ghai La Costa Canyon High School
Brigham R. Dye Escondido High School
Linda Thai* Patrick Henry High School
Claire E. O'Connor Fallbrook Union High School
Jethmark Olaes Sweetwater Union High School
Carissa Caster* Orange Glen High School
Vernon Pendergraft* Mar Vista High School
Enrique Coon Grossmont High School
Aaron Ginoza Fallbrook Union High School
Adelle Deir Carlsbad High School
Jessica Warner* Scripps Ranch High School
Jamie Lund* San Pasqual High School
Proloy Bhattacharyya El Camino High School
Pellvi Jaiya Dhawan Carlsbad High School

*Valedictorian or top 1% of the graduating class

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1997 - Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar, Sitar Maestro

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Nigel Anthony Drego* Rancho Buena Vista High School
Nicole Bensoussan Bonita Vista High School
Zhe Li* Bonita Vista High School
Pradeep Inamati Torrey Pines High School
Mythily Sivarajah* Bonita Vista High School
Eve Meryl Weston La Jolla High School
Julie Burns* Julian Union High School
Emily Victoria Leppert Granite Hills High School
Julie Godfrey El Capitan High School
Glenda Haruna Sawada Hilltop High School
Jennifer Wilson Marie Chula Vista High School
Brent Zettel Poway High School
Nora Helena Elsalawy Fallbrook High School
Shelley Wheeler* Point Loma High School
Kristen Crofoot Grossmont High School
Chan Nhu Diep* Junipero Serra High School
Tien Dung Ho* Kearny High School
Jonathan Naseath Carlsbad High School
Linnea Manashaw La Costa Canyon High School
Crister Deguzman Chula Vista High School
Surana Kaur Singh Mount Miguel High School
Manish Randery Poway High School
Kenton Murthy Ranch Bernardo High School
Sheela Patel Coronado High School

*Valedictorian or top 1% of the graduating class

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1996 - Ambassador Naresh Chandra 
Ambassador of India, to the United States.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Jason MacGurn Valhalla High School
Rajeev Malhotra University City High School
Julia Price Bonita Vista High School
John Wilson James Madison High School
Adam Sexton Carlsbad High School
Yuwnn Ho Carlsbad High School
Marcella Hammond Point Loma High School
Ryan Lanning Orange Glen High School
Anthony Scott San Pasqual High School
Elizabeth Smith Junipero Serra High School
Debayani Kar Poway High School
Jennifer Weddle Junipero Serra High School
Samir Patel Rancho Bernardo High School
Zhou Ming-Kun Poway High School
Maya Trook Chula Vista High School
Barbara Flores Castle Park High School
Kamala Sankaram Ramona High School
Melissa Dye Escondido High School
Jennifer Fausett Santana High School
Christop Jenkins Eastlake High School

1995 - Ambassador Kanwal Sibal 
Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, Washington D.C.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Adrienne Roeder Helix High School
Elaine Yu La Jolla High School
Roxanne Sapp Bonita Vista High School
Anise Strong La Jolla High School
Jefferson Gamoning Chula Vista High School
Bracken Ellis East Lake High School
Cristina Yabuta Castle Park High School
Jacob Ong Rancho Buena Vista High School
Jill Sunshine Watson Granite Hills High School
Stephanie Naseath Carlsbad High School
Heather Brien Point Loma Senior High School
Brian McDonald San Dieguito High School
Holly Du El Cajon Valley High School
Pedro Sandoval Hilltop High School
Analiza Quiroz Serra Senior High School
Ranjit Narayanan Mira Mesa High School
Bhakti Tantod Rancho Bernardo High School
Christina Harris Mira Mesa High School
Marcos Santos Crawford Senior High School
Shannon Williams San Diego School of Creative Arts

1994 - Arun Gandhi 
Director M.K. Gandhi Institute for Non-violence, Memphis and a grandson of Gandhiji.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Rajesh Shenoy Torrey Pines High School
Van Cheng Castle Park High School
Joseph Chong Fall Brook Union High School
Elan Howell San Marcos High School
Vidya Prabhakar Bonita Vista High School
Adolf Saupe Rancho Buena Vista High School
Akiko Nomura University City High School
Monica Randery Poway High School
Calvin Sy Mira Mesa High School
Abhishek Sinha Rancho Bernardo High School
Shannon Fisher El Capitan High School
Shirley Liu University City High School
Holly Holloway El Camino High School
Nithya Ramanathan La Jolla High School
Long Nguyen Mount Carmel High School
Amber Ann Valencia West Hills High School
Anjli Dhawan Carlsbad High School
Akilan Anantha Patrick Henry High School

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1993 - Ambassador Siddhartha Shankar Ray 
Ambassador of India to United States.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Jeffrey Walenhorst Bonita Vista High School
Chris Moustakas Carlsbad High School
Dena Hysell Granite Hills High School
Jennifer Woolley Helix High School
Robin Litchfield Henry Senior High School
Christina Wainwright Montgomery High School
Rafael Ibarra Point Loma Senior High School
Kristin Bradbury San Dieguito High School
Malki Issac San Pasqual High School
Shreya Parikh Serra Senior High School
Dinesh Shenoy Torrey Pines High School
Joy Milligan University City High School
Raghuveer Parthasarathy University City High School
Karin Sorem Valhalla High School

1992 - Ambassador Sushil Dubey 
Consul General of India, San Francisco. 
Memorial Lecturer: Congressman Mervyn Dymally

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Ercan Iscan Bonita Vista High School
Stephen Johnson Hilltop High School
Jacquelline De Dios Kearny Senior High School
Tammy Woo Madison High School
Michael Solomon Montgomery High School
Aurilee Gamboa Morse High School
Esther Wong Mt. Carmel High School
Jason Hsu Orange Glenn High School
Anand Shah Rancho Bernardo High School
Sara Coulter San Dieguito High School
Neville Shah Serra High School
Amy Fisher Torrey Pines High School

1991 - Congressman Duncan Hunter, United States Congress

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Ilan Aharoni Carlsbad High School
Kuong Chea/td> Crawford High School
Joel Steres Fallbrook High School
Erika Marsh Mar Vista High School
Michelle Solomon Montgomery High School
Kerry Koda San Dieguito High School
Brian Clay Santana High School
Elizabeth Samala Southwest High School
Robert Wilde Torrey Pines High School
Rajiv Arora University of San Diego

1990 - Ambassador Abid Hussain 
Ambassador of India to United States.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Abraham Broudy Bonita Vista High School
Phoebe Payaqui Bonita Vista High School
Rina Saco Coronado High School
Lale Kuyumcu Granite High School
Kiersten West Mira Mesa High School
Holly Traube Mt Carmel High School
Purvee Parikh Mira Mesa High School
Andran Paligutan Southwest High School
Mia Chung Torrey Pines High School

1989 - Herbert York 
World renowned Nuclear Physicist and Director of Institute of Global Conflict and Cooperation, University of California.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Michael Aklufi Mira Mesa High School
Cynthia Viernes Morse High School
Janelle McGlothlin Patrick Henry High School
Monica Dodds Poway High School
Monica Shen Poway High School
Bonnie Orphanos San Marcos High School
Sridhar Venketesh Torrey Pines High School
Scott Berman University City High School

1988 - Ambassador Kishan Rana 
Consul General of India, San Francisco.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Jason Barbeau Grossmont High School
Eric Bliss Helix High School
Nguyen Dug Hoover High School
Huynh Hong Hoover High School
Candi Anderson Lincoln Senior School
Raymond Underberg Poway High School
Louis Zaragoza Sweetwater High School
Tony Diep Vista High School

1987 - Dr. Roger Revelle 
World renowned scientist, demographer, and environmentalist.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Elizabeth Archer Granite High School
Ann Hammi Granite High School
Michel Macosky Grossmont High School
Loan Nguyen Grossmont High School
Jill Cottel Mira Mesa High School
Heather Walker San Diego City High School
Pedram Majidishad San Dieguito High School
Christine Smith San Marcos High School
Andrea Burnett Serra High School
Lisa Patrick Serra High School

1986 - Dr. John Sommerville 
Recipient of Gandhi Peace Award, philosopher, and the Chair of "No First Strike Initiative".

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Ted Chang Chula Vista High School
Sai Prakash Crawford High School
Lynn Borowitz Escondido High School
Vivian Chen Granite High School
Khoi Tran Montgomery High School
Tracy Johnson Mt Carmel High School
Julie Eugenio Mt Miguel High School
Christina Henriksen Poway High School
Dean Seligman Southwest High School
Maria Lopez Sweetwater High School
Jonathan Tambio Sweetwater High School

1985 - Congressman Jim Bates, United States Congress 
Chair - Honorable Leon Williams, Chairman Board of Supervisors County of San Diego.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Ban Kouza Bonita Vista High School
Armano Velez Carlsbad High School
Louis Alonso Hoover High School
Emmanuel Gavino Montgomery High School
Cathy Burc Morse High School
Lisa Griffi Mt Carmel High School
Bao Vuong San Diego City High School
B Baniadam San Dieguito High School
Debra Schack Santana High School
Paul Gager Southwest High School

1984 - Dr. Jonas Salk 
Founder of Salk Institute, inventor of Polio Vaccine, and a recipient of Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding. 
Chair - Ambassador Peter Sinoi, Deputy Ambassador of India Washington D.C.

Gandhi Scholarship Recipients

Scholars Institutions
Erin O'connor Hilltop High School
Thu Bui Hoover High School
Erin Rooney Kearny Senior High School
Maria Reynoso Montgomery High School
Pete Buchwald Mt Carmel High School
Janet Hatt Mt Miguel High School
Joanne Derosa Poway High School
Nancy Lee Santana High School
Keith Eaton Torrey Pines High School
Pierce Harris Valhalla High School