Nepali Association of Oregon awarded $500 NAO High School Excellence Award 2016 to Sandesh Banskota. This award was granted based on his outstanding academic achievement in high school and commendable community service. Sandesh graduated from Westview High School, Portland in 2016. He is a college freshman at University of Virginia and pursuing an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. Sandesh was born to Mira and Bharat Banskota in 1997. Congratulations, Sandesh!