1 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED:
What has your scholarship meant to you and how has it enabled you to pursue new and exciting opportunities?
The generous scholarship I was awarded has allowed me to focus on my studies and find time to do volunteer and service oriented activities in university and surrounding community.
Why did you choose to attend the University of Maryland, what makes this place special to you and what is your favorite part of being a Terp?
The University of Maryland has one of the best Persian Studies program in the country - it is home to the only Persian Language Flagship Program and it is also veteran friendly university.
How will you make a positive difference in the world?
I will make the world a better place by always trying to be aware of the issues that are affecting the world around me and doing my part to be a force for positive changes.
What is your major, minor, class and graduation year?
I am a Senior and will graduate in May this year.
What is your Hometown?
I am from a small village in Upstate New York called Dundee.
Tell us about your favorite class, extracurricular activity, academic opportunity, community involvement or another unique experience.
I am a proud US Army Veteran.