A 22-year-old Alamo man is one of 32 Americans to be chosen as Rhodes Scholars. Scott W. Hugo, a senior at UCLA, was informed Saturday by members of the Rhodes Trust.
Scott, the son of Greg and Pam Hugo of Alamo, is a 2005 graduate of De La Salle High School.
The scholarship, established in 1902 by philanthropist Cecil Rhodes, provides all expenses for two to three years of college at Oxford University.
At UCLA, Hugo is majoring in political science and history. At Oxford, Hugo will work toward a masters of philosophy in International Relations.