Rodrigues earns Boy Scout scholarship

Peter Christian Rodrigues CONTRIBUTED

Peter Christian Rodrigues received the 2010-11 Ed Newell–Larry Gay Eagle Scholarship awarded by Boy Scout Troop 102.

The scholarship is awarded on an annual basis to an active Troop 102 Eagle scout who is graduating high school and entering an accredited two-year or four-year college.

Rodrigues is attending Boston University and major in mechanical engineering with a concentration in aeronautical engineering. Upon graduation, Rodrigues will be commissioned as an Ensign in the U.S. Navy, with aspirations to become a naval aviator.