2012 Scholar - Edwin Baeza

U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar presented South Side High School student Edwin Baeza with a four-year $4,000 college scholarship on Saturday, May 19, 2012, at an Indianapolis banquet honoring outstanding minority high school seniors from across the state.


Baeza served as a volunteer at Lutheran Life Villages in Fort Wayne and as a calculus tutor to fellow students.  He played left back defender for his high school soccer team. He was named Top Physics Students and was chosen to participate in a problem-solving seminar. Baeza was enrolled in college level calculus courses at Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne through the Collegiate Connection program.


Baeza attends Purdue University.