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California/West Coast

West Coast Chapter in 2015: 

  • 53 New Carson Scholars on the West Coast
  • 39 Recognized Scholars on the West Coast
  • 268 total West Coast Carson Scholars

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West Coast Chapter News: 

Sixth Annual West Coast Awards Banquet

The plunging cliffs leading to crystal blue water in Dana Point, CA were a majestic setting for the Sixth Annual West Coast Carson Scholars Awards Banquet. Students and families from all over the West Coast gathered to celebrate high academic achievement. Union Bank’s Robbin Narike Preciado expertly led the festivities for the evening, emphasizing Union Bank’s ongoing commitment to education. Read more.

2015 West Coast Awards Banquet Photos


Fifth Annual West Coast Awards Banquet

At the Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at University of California, San Diego, West Coast guests spent the evening honoring scholars and exploring the aquarium exhibits. Dr. and Mrs. Carson along with our partners, Union Bank, congratulated 34 new and 24 previous scholars at the West Coast Awards Banquet. Scholars, their families and guests were able to enjoy this beautiful Oceanside destination prior to the event.

2014 West Coast Awards Banquet Photos