1606 Brady St.
Davenport, IA

Central High Senior, Lorraine Pereira, Awarded 2016 Dooley Scholarship

Lorraine Pereira, daughter of Dr. M. Martin and Mrs. Susan Pereira of Davenport, was selected as the 2016 Dooley Scholarship recipient. The Dooley Scholarship is awarded each year to a DCSD senior in the upper 10% of their class, who has shown a continued interest in the field of medicine, and plans to become a medical doctor. The scholarship is in the amount of $20,000 over a four year period. This year, eight students in the district were finalists in a rigorous application process. Lorraine has been accepted to attend the University of California-Berkeley and plans to major in Public Health. She has been active as a co-leader of Girls Learn International, serves as a Student School Board member, member of the Key Club, Environmental Club, National Honor Society, and has received 11 superior ratings at FMTA piano competitions 2005-2016.