Scholarship Profiles

Scholarship Profile: Austin

Austin is a recipient of the Ezzard Scholarship and is a Biology major, and maintains a 4.0 GPA. His studious nature combined with his passion for helping others will serve as excellent tools to becoming a physician. He is humbled and grateful to have received this scholarship.

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Scholarship Profile: Alexis

Alexis is a recipient of the Ezzard Scholarship. She is a Managerial Science major and maintains a 3.98 GPA. As a first-generation college student, Alexis is extremely honored to receive this scholarship, and is anxious to continue her success at Georgia State University.

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Scholarship Profile: Andy

Andy is the recipient of the Ezzard Scholarship and is a Pre-Nursing major with an exceptional 4.08 GPA. He has faced many challenges, but has worked hard to overcome them. He will continue work hard to achieve his aspirations in becoming a Registered Nurse.

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Scholarship Profile: Julia

Julia is a recipient of the O’Hare Scholarship and is a History and Religious Studies major. She maintains a 3.9 GPA. She wants to be a world changer, but will take this one step at a time by attending graduate school and becoming a teacher. With such tenacity and ambition, she will continue her success… more »

Scholarship Profile: Ovell

Ovell is a recipient of the Leszek Wegrzyn Scholarship. He is a History major and maintains a 3.59 GPA. From picking cotton on an Arkansas farm to serving in the U.S. Navy, Ovell definitely knows the value of hard work and determination. He will continue to work hard until he reaches his goal in becoming… more »

Scholarship Profile: Heather

Heather is the recipient of the Ezzard Scholarship.  She is a journalism major and maintains a 3.83 GPA. As a first-generation student, Heather is extremely proud of her ability to be accepted and succeed at Georgia State University. She is also very creative, which is a major part of personality.

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Scholarship Profile: Joshua

Joshua is a graduate student majoring in Respiratory Therapy. He is the recipient of the Georgia State Foundation Scholarship and is very involved in his studies and hopes to earn a doctorate to teach Respiratory Therapy to university students. In addition to his studies, Joshua enjoys playing football, basketball, fishing, and spending time with friends… more »

Scholarship Profile: Analy

Analy is the winner of both the Coca-Cola Global Ambassador Scholarship and the William M. Suttles Scholarship. She is a Marketing major and hopes to receive her MBA in order to pursue a career as a marketing director for an international company. Analy has a passion for traveling, exploring different cultures and learning new languages.… more »

Scholarship Profile: Uriel

Uriel is a Managerial Sciences Major and a first generation student. He is originally from Cedartown, GA, but loves downtown Atlanta. Uriel is currently the Outreach Chair for the Hispanic Scholarship Fund. He also volunteers around campus to stay active and involved in the Georgia State University Community.

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Scholarship Profile: Anissa

Anissa is a Student Assistant and the recipient of the John E. Aderhold Scholarship. She has a strong interest in working with children and plans to pursue a career which will help to both educate and instill confidence in the youth. While working two jobs and being a full time student, Anissa has become a… more »