Tier 1

Dory Askins
School: rising senior - Eastside High School
Career Interest: pediatrician
Favorite Quote: "A SMOOTH sea never made a skillful SAILOR."

KeiAndris Black
School: rising senior - Riverside High School
Career Interest: medical field
Favorite Quote: "To succeed you have to work hard, but you also have to have a little bit of luck."

Aly Cajka
School: rising senior - St. Joseph's Catholic School
Career Interest: physical therapy
Favorite Quote: "Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God."

Sara DeSantis
School: rising senior - Christ Church Episcopal School
Career Interest: doctor or medical research
Favorite Quote: "It is our choices . . . that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities."


Danielle Godfrey
School: rising senior - J.L. Mann High School
Career Interest: child psychology
Favorite Quote: "And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye." - from The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Maja Grzejdziak
School: rising senior - Riverside High School
Career Interests: obstetrician/gynecologist
Favorite Quote: "The door that nobody else will go in at, seems always to swing open widely for me." - Clara Barton


Richelle Hagins
rising senior - Mauldin High School
Career Interest: aspiring psychiatrist
Favorite Quote: "A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory." - Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha

Victoria Jimenez
School: rising senior - Carolina High School
Career Interest: neonatal nurse
Favorite Quote: "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade."

Jairus McClanahan
School: r
ising senior - Greenville High School
Career Interest: neurosurgeon
Favorite Quote: "If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude." - Maya Angelou

Kaitlyn Posa
School: rising senior - St. Joseph's High School
Career Interest: medicine, surgeon
Favorite Quote: "All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible." - T. E. Lawrence

Larkidus Robinson
rising senior - Carolina High School
Favorite Quote: "The race is not given to the strong nor the swift, but to ye who endureth to the end." - Matthew

Ellen Stahlman
School: rising senior - J. L. Mann High School
Career Interests: physical therapy/biomedical engineering
Favorite Quote: "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain


Nicholle Stein
rising senior - St. Joseph's Catholic School
Career Interests: physical therapy or medical research
Favorite Quote: "She turned her can't's into cans, and her dreams into plans."


Mahmood Syed
School: r
ising senior - Southside High School
Career Interests: heart surgeon
Favorite Quote: "The average person is quite unique." - Me 

Keyasha Terry
School: r
ising senior - Hillcrest High School
Career Interest: nursing
Favorite Quote: "There comes a time when you have to stand up and shout: This is me! I look the way I look, think the way I think, feel the way I feel, love the way I love! I am a whole complex package. Take me . . . or leave me. Accept me - or walk away! Do not try to make me feel like less of a person, just because I don't fit your idea of who I should be and don't try to change me to fit your mold. If I need to change, I alone will make that decision. When you are strong enough to love yourself 100%, good and bad - you will be amazed at the opportunities that life presents you." - Stacey Charter

Audrey Ward
rising senior - St. Joseph's Catholic School
Career Interests: pediatrics and nursing
Favorite Quote: "With God, all things are possible." - Matthew 19:26 

Hannah Woodson
rising senior - Greenville Technical Charter High School
Career Interest: high risk obstetrics


TIER 1 Research

Samuel McCauley
School: r
ising senior - Governor's School for Science and Mathematics
Career Interests: physician/biologist
Favorite Quote: "I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey - work of the stars." - Walt Whitman

Andrew Sedler
School: r
ising senior - Governor's School for Science and Mathematics
Interests: bioengineering, biomedical engineering
Favorite Quote: "They can because they think they can." - Virgil