FBISD Students Named Candidates for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – Thirteen Fort Bend ISD students have been named 2019 candidates for the U.S Presidential Scholars Program. The program was established in 1964 to recognize the nation’s most distinguished high school students, and each year up to 161 students are named as Presidential Scholars.

The candidates from Fort Bend ISD include:

 Clements High School

  • Jessica Dae
  • Sriman R. Gaddam
  • John C. Lin
  • Divya Nagaraj
  • Sameer V. Rajesh
  • Patrick Wei
  • Larry L. Xue


Dulles High School

  • Abin Antony
  • Adarsha P. Pokkulandra
  • Simon Sanchez-Paiva
  • Lauren H. Yang
  • Yufei Yangyi
  • Louise Zeng

The United States Presidential Scholar Program recognizes outstanding high school students, who have distinguished themselves in academics, visual, creative and performing arts, as well as career and technical education fields. Visit the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program to learn more.