4 SCHOLARSHIPs AWARDED:
What has your scholarship meant to you and how has it enabled you to pursue new and exciting opportunities?
The scholarship has helped relieve some of the financial burden that I face attending the University. With the scholarship, I am now able to focus more time and effort on learning and experiencing different activities offered on campus. From all the experiences I have gained, I was able to discover my passion for learning computer science.
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?
I chose to attend the University of Maryland because I have been living in Maryland for the longest part of my life and the university is a very well-rounded institution with many opportunities. Along with its excellence in education value, the university is built of many small communities from different parts of the world, producing diverse culture and traditions.
How will you make a positive difference in the world?
I hope to continue my study in computer science, specificly cyber security, to further strengthen security systems in networks across the globe.
What is your major, minor, class and graduation year?
I am currently a junior majoring in Computer Science. I will be graduating in Spring 2018.
What is your Hometown?
Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan