FIRST Announces 2019 UFIRST Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to the 2019 UFIRST Scholars!
FIRST is proud to announce this year’s 10 scholarship recipients from the UFIRST Scholars Program. These 10 students received a total of $11,500 in awards for their post-secondary education. Congratulations to everyone and we wish you the best of luck as you continue your education.
University of Kotli Azad Jammu
Goals & Aspirations: To help mankind.
Royal Thimpu College
Goals & Aspirations: To obtain a Bachelor's Degree from the Royal Thimpu College and in the future go into teaching and counseling students.
Goals & Aspirations: I aspire to obtain my registered dietitian certification and work as a sports dietician for a top professional or collegiate athletic team.
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Goals & Aspirations: To bring new and emerging technology into the workplace for improved efficiency with plans to continue my education at the master's level.
University of Redlands
Goals & Aspirations: My goals are to get my BA in Liberal Studies and Spanish and my MA in Education so that I may pursue my goal of becoming a high school Spanish teacher.
University of Sioux Falls
Goals & Aspirations: A personal goal of mine that I enjoy working on is encourage others. I love to help others, especially younger classmates, and then watch them succeed. With that, I want to keep being involved in FIRST and people's lives with ichthyosis. On a different note, one aspiration I have it to find a job that I love and that allows me to spend time with my family and friends.
University of Kansas
Goals & Aspirations: My goal is to go into the medical field. As an undergraduate, I will study chemical engineering with an emphasis on biomedical engineering-the field that my research pertains to. Then, I plan on becoming a physician so that I can continue to help others in a way that allows me to also follow my academic passions in science and math. I aspire to make a positive impact on the lives of many people through the medical field.
University of California Berkley
Goals & Aspirations: I hope to end up doing something that is both something I am passionate about and also what the world needs. Currently, I am very passionate about the idea of doing cyber security and helping keep people's personal information safe. Whatever I do, I hope to live happily and healthily with loving friends and family.
Oregon Institute of Technology
Goals & Aspirations: To build sustainable infrastructure.
Indiana Wesleyan University
Goals & Aspirations: I want to get a college degree and teach children in a public school setting. I want to have a part in raising and inspiring the next generation.