July 7th, 2010 by Lee
Categories: Scholarships & Financial Aid
|A GPA Isn’t Everything Winner:
Jewell S., from Kansas City, MO, is a high school senior interested in political science and government. Jewell helped organize a variety of community service events at his school including a food drive, school mural project and a teddy bear drive for a local hospital. Jewell took flight lessons and attended the ACE flight camp with the hopes of becoming a professional pilot or working with the Air Force or Homeland Security. In his spare time Jewell plays the drums and guitar for two bands!
|College Pro Scholarship Winner:
Hunter B., from Fort Smith, AK, is a high school junior who is interested in majoring in Computer Information Sciences. Hunter is a freelance website designer and placed first in a computer game and simulation programming competition at the Arkansas State Conference. Hunter has designed the following sites: www.neumeiernurseryandflorist.com, www.ldesignsbylisa.com and www.cometothefortress.com. In addition to his website design experience, Hunter is an aviation enthusiast and would love to become a professional pilot one day.
|#1 Cappex Facebook Fan Winner:
Mallory B., from Eau Claire, WI, is an honor roll high school senior interested in studying health professions and pre-medicine. Although she is not certain what career path she will take, Mallory is interested in exploring the field of psychology and is interested in helping people overcome mental illness. Mallory is the co-leader of her high school Key Club’s project Read and Lead which is a program where high school students tutor elementary school students who are struggling with their reading skills. In addition to Key Club, Mallory is a member of the National Honor Society, through which she volunteered at blood drives and was a member of the planning committee for Relay for Life. When she’s not spending time volunteering, Mallory is a swimmer, a member of her high school softball team, plays viola in the orchestra and is in her high school show choir!