Congratulations Chandrika Dandamudi from Henrico High School, our week 21 nominee for the Lexus of Richmond Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award!
With a 5.001 GPA, Chandrika has made honor roll every year, is a recipient of the William & Mary Leadership Award and IBMYP Certificate, and was also an IBDP Diploma Candidate. She has been a member of the Beta Club, Key Club, Recycling Club, and National Honor Society, as well as the Math, Science, Spanish and History Honor Societies. She is also the treasurer of the Model United Nations and the Future Health Professionals vice president. On the field, Chandrika is an avid field hockey player. She was the JV team captain, recipient of the All-Defense Award, and she and her team were Conference Champions, 1st Team All-Conference, and 2nd Team All-Region. She was also a member of her school’s swim team in the 9th and 10th grades, competing in district and regional meets. Chandrika has been active in the community, having donated her time as a volunteer at St. Mary’s Hospital, Camp Connected, Big Feet Meet, and for MCV Research.
Chandrika has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video to learn more about Chandrika’s great achievements, and check out our Scholarship app on Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!