1 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED:
What leadership roles or volunteer experiences have been important to you during your time at Maryland?
Collaborating with Students Engaged in Public Health has given my the opportunity to participate in many volunteer actitivities related to public health! These opportunities have given me the ability to help out the community while engaging in something I am passionate about.
What has your scholarship meant to you and how has it enabled you to pursue new and exciting opportunities?
This generous donation lightened my financial burden which allowed me to focus more on my studies. I had the opportunity to study abroad and learn about a topic of my interest. I also had the chance to participate in various school activities and give back to my community through volunteer work. All of these amazing opportunities were made possible by this scholarship.
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?
This university has a great public health program and I wanted to learn from the best. The rich environment and quality of education have made my academic experience truly memorable!
How will you make a positive difference in the world?
My goal is to provide medical aid at an international level. As I continue educational and career path I will invest my time and energy in creating pathways for healthcare resources, support, and services both nationally and internationally.
What is your major, minor, class and graduation year?
My major is Public Health Science and I will graduate this May 2016.
What is your Hometown?
Tell us about your favorite class, extracurricular activity, academic opportunity, community involvement or another unique experience.
I had the privilege to study abroad in India during my time at Maryland. This experience was truly humbling and it reinforced my career and academic goals. I had the opportunity to study health care services at one of the most prestigious schools in India. This experience allowed me the opportunity to integrate in a different culture and learn about the distinct factors of Indian health care. It was a remarkable and unforgettable experience.