Being a Gates Millennium Scholar has afforded me numerous opportunities. I am currently completing my third year of doctoral studies, and am concurrently writing my dissertation. GMS has positively impacted my educational endeavors in numerous ways. First, they have assisted me financially and ac
Marcus Howard is a proud 2009 Gates Millennium Scholar who has leveraged his scholarship to maintain a presence in his community. Immediately upon graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Marcus started the Hortense Howard Scholarship. Th
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Shayna Begay works as a Lead Project Engineer at Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia) and servesas a main coordinator for the Dream Catcher Science Program, an annual program aimed at exposing Native American Students to the science, techno