Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High School senior William De La Vera has been selected to be part of Syracuse University Posse 3. Over 1,200 students across Miami-Dade County applied to Posse and only 40 were selected to be part of this program.
Posse identifies public high school students with extraordinary academic and leadership potential who may be overlooked by traditional college selection processes.
Posse extends to these students the opportunity to pursue personal and academic excellence by placing them in supportive, multicultural teams posses of 10 students. Posse partner colleges and universities award Posse Scholars four-year, full-tuition leadership scholarships.