"This financial relief will allow me to dedicate my time and energy to receiving the training and education necessary to become an effective mental health provider to disadvantaged teens who also had a rough start."
"I am a young woman with awe-inspiring ambitions. Receiving this scholarship relieves my parents of the burden of debts. It also gives me hope and motivates me to be a blessing to others around me."
JASON SIMARD, 19
"With this Scholarship, I am ever more willing to sacrifice myself for others who are in need and I am sure that I will continue to lend a hand to those who might be at a disadvantage."
"Not only will the scholarship help ease any stress I have about affording my education, but it will also help erase any doubt I have about continuing on my journey."
"This scholarship will give me the chance to pursue my future. Being a recipient inspires me to succeed in my endeavors as I pursue a teaching degree in history and political science along with a degree in music."