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GCPS Class of 2021: QuestBridge honors 31 Gwinnett graduates as National College Match Scholarship recipients

May 26, 2021

     Nearly three dozen Gwinnett County Public Schools seniors will have their entire college career paid in full after being named QuestBridge National College Match scholarship recipients. QuestBridge is a non-profit organization that connects high-achieving, low-income high school seniors with full scholarships to the nation’s top colleges. QuestBridge College Match Scholarship recipients are admitted early to college partners with guaranteed, full four-year scholarships. QuestBridge’s 45 college partners include top liberal arts colleges and exceptional research universities. The list below includes GCPS’ recipients of QuestBridge National College Match Scholarships along with their college plans.

Name

Matched School

High School

George Adae-Mensah

Vanderbilt University

Archer HS

Yosenlis Fabian

Boston College

Archer HS

Obutor Ogonor

Columbia University

Archer HS

Maryam Shariff

University of Chicago

Archer HS

Sam Hassan

University of Notre Dame

Berkmar HS

Abram Toledo

Emory University

Berkmar HS

Jennifer Tran

University of Notre Dame

Berkmar HS

Lois Omotara

Princeton University

Central Gwinnett HS

Kristine Motta Maldonado

Washington & Lee University

 

Collins Hill HS

Ayman Tewfik

University of Pennsylvania

Collins Hill HS

Mohammed Fahim

University of Pennsylvania

Discovery HS

Jazmin Rivera

Princeton University

Duluth HS

Aryan Ashraf

Swarthmore College

Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Mariam Drammeh

Washington & Lee University

Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Emily Pena

Rice University

Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Eun Sil Rollins

Washington University in St. Louis

Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Janice Yim

Northwestern University

Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Joy Choi

Washington University in St. Louis

Lanier HS

Jalen Harris

Emory University

Lanier HS

Brandon Saltzman

Stanford University

Meadowcreek HS

Dhaiana Tapia Rodriguez

Dartmouth College

Mill Creek HS

Urim Lee

Vassar College

Mountain View HS

Ashley Gaytan

Yale University

Mountain View HS

Bita Jalalian

Princeton University

North Gwinnett HS

Harsha Somaya

Colby College

Parkview HS

Anya Bibbs

Yale University

Shiloh HS

Modebola Adesina

University of Notre Dame

South Gwinnett HS

Emanuel Fitsum

Hamilton College

South Gwinnett HS

Charlene Pobee

Washington University in St. Louis

South Gwinnett HS

Leah Yadessa

Columbia University

 

South Gwinnett HS

*An additional student has been honored with this scholarship, but did not give permission to be listed.

 

     QuestBridge partners with colleges that offer generous financial aid packages that cover 100% of demonstrated financial need, making them very affordable for low-income students.

     For more information, visit www.questbridge.org. Interviews with student winners can be coordinated with the district’s Department of Communication and Media Relations by calling 678-301-6020.