CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Hard work and dedication paid off Wednesday for one Coastal Bend student as he received a $100,000 scholarship for college.
Eric Torres, a 2017 graduate of London High School, received the McDonald's HACER scholarship, or Hispanic American Commitment to Education Resources, for $100,000. He plans to attend Rice University in the Fall.
Torres is one of four students in the nation to receive the scholarship.
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