STEM Scholars

Meet Georgia State’s STEM Scholars — a group of accomplished, talented undergraduates looking to make a difference in the world.

NCR Scholarships

S-STEM Scholarships

IMSD Scholarships – Initiative for Maximizing Student Development

NCR Scholars

Roseleen Almenord

Roseleen Almenord is an Honors junior biology major and an NCR Scholar. Currently, she plans to pursue a career as a Pediatric Emergency Physician. To… more »

Keren Antoine

Keren Antoine is an Honors junior majoring in Biology. Her career goal is to practice pediatrics with a specialty in childhood developmental and behavioral disorders.… more »

Rosalyn Chandler

Rosalyn Chandler was born and raised in Hinesville, Georgia. She is a junior in the 4+1 dual degree neuroscience program. As an Honors student, Rosalyn… more »

Lauren Ekeleme

Lauren Ekeleme is an honors sophomore chemistry major with a concentration in biochemistry. After graduation in 2020, Lauren will go on to graduate school to… more »

Allison Georgescu

Allison Georgescu is a sophomore Honors student majoring in Chemistry. She is a NCR scholar and recipient of the Zell Miller Scholarship. Her goal is… more »

Kendreze Holland

Kendreze Holland is a sophomore Biology major at Georgia State University. He is an Honors College student and Hope Scholarship recipient. Through the National Cash… more »

Kali Malham

Kali Malham is an honors sophomore majoring in Neuroscience. She is interested in pursuing careers in Neurology, Neuropsychology, or Public Health. She began working as… more »

Avneet Sethi

As a sophomore at Georgia State University, Avneet Sethi is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Avneet was accepted as a Fellow in Rewriting… more »

Summer Research

Antoinette Charles

Summer 2016 Research Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), Duke University School of Medicine

Antoinette Charles is an honors sophomore majoring in neuroscience. Her career goal… more »

Charbel Aoun

Summer 2016 Research Summer Medical and Dental Education Program, University of Virginia School of Medicine

Charbel serves as the Co-Founder and President of the First Generation… more »

Amari Parham

Amari is an honors freshman majoring in neuroscience. Her career goal is to obtain an MD-PhD specializing in psychiatry. As part of her career aspirations,… more »

Kenya Thrasher

Summer 2016 Research Intern Introduction to Cancer Research Careers Program (ICRC) at NIH Jay A. Berzofsky Lab

The National Cancer Institute (NCI), the largest component… more »

Nia N. Mitchell

Summer 2016 Research Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), Duke University School of Medicine

Nia Mitchell is an honors first-year biology major with a… more »

Francisco Martinez

Francisco Martinez

Summer 2016 Research The University of Alabama in Huntsville and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Heliophysics Summer Research Opportunity for Undergraduates

Francisco Martinez… more »

Ibukun Ige

Ibukun Ige

Summer 2016 Research SEEP Program at Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University

Ibukun is an honors sophomore biology major with a pre-medical concentration.  After graduation… more »

Carly Wieting

Summer 2016 Research Materials Chemistry REU Program, University of South Dakota

Carly is an honors senior and will graduate this December with a bachelor’s in… more »

Eudoxie Bataba

Summer 2016 Research Experience for Undergraduates Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of Proteins, Purdue University

Eudoxie is a sophomore majoring in biology with a pre-medical concentration.… more »

Andrea Ramirez

Andrea Ramirez was born in Bogota, Colombia and moved to the United States when she was 12 years old.  She says that having to learn… more »

STEM Graduates

Lillia Tran

Lillia Tran

Fall 2016 Master of Business and Science Program, Rutgers University

Congratulations to Lillia for her acceptance into the master’s program at Rutgers University.  Lillia’s studies… more »

Terrick Adolphe

Entering college as an undeclared major, Terrick Adolphe did not expect to be a STEM Scholar.  Rather, Terrick had thoughts of pursuing English… more »

Arielle Hackel

Arielle Hackel began GSU as a chemistry major working in the biochemistry laboratory of Dr. Dabney Dixon.  Under Dr. Dixon’s mentorship, Arielle became a Louis… more »

Norma Hernandez

Norma Hernandez was born just blocks away from Georgia State University at Grady Memorial Hospital.  She grew up in Alpharetta, Georgia, and she returned to… more »

Jonathan Viswasm

Jonathan Viswasam

Although he was born in the Lone Star state, Jonathan has lived in places such as Singapore, Kuwait, and India during his childhood giving him… more »

Crystal Seldon

Crystal was born and raised in Sharpsburg, Georgia. She is the third of six children. Both of her parents are educators. She attended East Coweta… more »

Brandford Adobaw

After hearing his sister recite her mnemonics for the first 20 elements of the periodic table over and over again, Brandford was curious to know… more »

Khoa Nguyen

Moving to the United States has changed Khoa’s life. One of his most memorable experiences was participating in the oath ceremony to become a citizen… more »

Johnny Truong

As a senior chemistry major from Norcross, GA, Johnny Truong remembers how he never seriously considered a career in science until his early years in… more »