Metro Tech Students Win Culinary Scholarships
Posted by Community Relations Department at 3/28/2012 12:00:00 PM
Four Metro Tech students won C-CAP (Careers through Culinary Arts Program) scholarships worth over $100,000 to culinary schools. Oscar Sanchez won a bachelor’s program full ride to the Culinary Art Institute at Hyde Park, NY, valued at $96,000. Petra Fierra won at $2500 scholarship, Alejandro Curvas won a $3,000 scholarship and Jack Quijada won an apprenticeship worth $15,000. The awards were presented at a breakfast, March 19.
Metro Tech’s Culinary Arts Chef Dean Wilberscheid spent hours on Saturdays working and practicing with the students, and attended many C-CAP workshops with the students all over the Valley.