Embassy honors awardees attending United Space Camp and their donors

Embassy La Paz selected two Bolivian high school students from over 50 applicants to attend the Foundation for International Space Education’s United Space School for two weeks in Houston, Texas. On July 9, Post honored Andressa Camacho and Annelise Claros, both from Cochabamba. The Embassy also acknowledged the four corporate donors who sponsored the students’ trip through donations. Chargé d’Affaires Brennan congratulated the students, speaking to the importance of education and scientific exploration. After pictures and refreshments, the students gave their own words of thanks and shared the excitement they had over attending the Space School. They will arrive in the U.S. on July 20th and return to Bolivia on August 4th.