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3 California students named Rhodes Scholars

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

November 21, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Three students from California have been named Rhodes Scholars and will enter Oxford University next year.The prestigious scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of study at the university in England.

The three Californians awarded the scholarships are: Stanford student Varun Sivaram from Northern California; University of Chicago student John Scotti from San Diego; and U.C. Irvine student Megan Braun from Coronado.

Approximately 80 scholars are selected each year.