Our Stories: Daniel, Scholar (2018)

Daniel is an immigrant from Mexico who took care of his younger siblings while his parents worked and sees himself as a role model for them. He was captain of his Virginia high school’s varsity football team, president of the Math Honor Society, and maintained a 4.23 GPA while working 13 hour days on weekends for a catering company. As the 2018 Helen and Charles Judd Memorial Scholar, Daniel will study biology at George Mason University.