Charlotte WISE – 2015 Scholarship Recipient Announced

DSC_0197Over the last 10 years, WISE has recognized outstanding young women graduating from Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools with plans to pursue college studies in STEM. Our 2015 recipient is Jada Walters, a soon to be graduate of Providence High School.

Jada and her parents were invited to attend the Charlotte CIO Forum where she was recognized and receive the $2,500 scholarship.  Along with the scholarship, Jada was surprised with a Lenovo laptop and Microsoft Office package.

Selection criteria included GPA, essay, student awards, activities, and a finalist interview, along with a passion for pursuing a career in STEM.  Jada’s essay will highlight some of the reasons she was selected as the 2015 recipient.  You can read Jada’s essay here: 2015 WISE Girl Essays – Walters Jada.

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