The Delta Branch of the Music Teachers' Association of California has awarded scholarships this year to two deserving Los Medanos College students, both declared music majors, and both continuing their studies next year at LMC.
Eric Lim, of Oakley and a freshman music major at LMC, was awarded $1,000. Lim is a graduate of Freedom High School, and will continue in the fall of 2013 as a sophomore at LMC working toward a degree in music education and a career as a band director.
Raquel Johnson, of Pittsburg, was awarded an honorable mention scholarship of $500. Johnson is an adult student, returning to her longtime career hope of earning a degree in music and hoping to teach on the college level.