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Local high schoolers score big scholarships through cooking
Local high schoolers score big scholarships through cooking

Getting started on the road to a cooking career just got a lot easier for 28 Los Angeles-area high school students, who won more than $600,000 in scholarships this week in the annual Careers Through Culinary Arts Program competition. Among the biggest winners were Hoover High School’s Hannah Chang, who earned a scholarship to Johnson & Wales University worth more than $100,000, and Manual Arts High School’s Jose Gordillo, who won a scholarship to the Culinary Institute of America worth more than $60,000. Carson High School’s Isabel Castro also won the Art Institute’s National Scholarship. The awards were presented by C-CAP director Mitzie Cutler, C-CAP president...

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