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Spokane scholars to be honored

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SPOKANE, Wash.-Spokane County's brightest young minds will be celebrated this Thursday at
the 2007 Spokane Scholars Banquet. The annual Spokane banquet honors the top students from each of Spokane County's high schools in the academic areas of English, World Languages, Fine Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science.

Substantial cash grants are awarded to the top students in each category. This year, Spokane Scholars Foundation president Lou Rukavina, a Spokane attorney, will be the keynote speaker.

The event starts at 6 p.m. at the Spokane Convention Center.


The Spokane Scholars Foundation was created in 1991 by a group of Spokane professional and business people who felt that academic excellence by Spokane County high school seniors was not receiving appropriate attention by the community.

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