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Adraint Bereal

Congratulations to 2018 Kuhn Scholars Adraint and Leonor!

Congratulations to both Adraint Bereal and Leonor Ramirez on being announced as 2018 Intellectual Enteprenurship (IE) Pre-Graduate Internship Program. Both Adraint and Leonor are students in our 2018 Developing Future Leaders Mentorship Program. Adraint is also a 2018 Richard Fontenot Honorary Scholarship Student.

Each student will receive a $1,000 grants for the spring 2018 semester. The DDCE provides a matching stipend to the interns’ graduate student mentors. Since 2013, there have been 220 IE Kuhn Scholars selected from an applicant pool of over 480 eligible students—totaling nearly $400,000 in awards and matching stipends. The award supports first-generation and/or economically-disadvantaged college students in their academic pursuits and further enriches their pre-graduate school internship experience (e.g., traveling to conferences, potential graduate school visits, research endeavors, supplies, books etc.).

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Congratulations to the 2018 Richard Fontenot and Susan Moore-Fontenot Honorary Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to the 2018 Richard Fontenot and Susan Moore-Fontenot Honorary Scholarship Winners, Adraint, Davionne, and Treyshun!

From left to right:

Adraint Bereal, Sophomore Design Student at The University of Texas at Austin

Davionne Needom, Sophomore Accounting Student at The University of Texas at Austin

Treyshun Johnson, Junior Civil Engineering Student at Austin Community College

Each student receive a $1,000 tuition check sent to their institution of study, along with a MacBook Pro 13″ with Touch Bar and an iPad Pro 10.5″. Each students is also enrolled in our 2018 Developing Future Leaders Mentorship Program.

Congratulations again to these amazing students!

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