NCSSM seniors win Morehead-Cain, Park Scholarships

Three seniors from NCSSM — Nick Liu of Raleigh, Sagar Shukla of Charlotte and Violette Zhu of Chapel Hill — have been named Morehead-Cain Scholars for the Class of 2015 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


NCSSM also had four seniors receive North Carolina State University's Park Scholarship — Karsyn Bailey of Cary, Eni Ojo of Fayetteville,Sagar Shukla of Charlotte andCatherine Thriveni of Salisbury — with Sagar Shukla winning both awards. The Morhead-Cain and the Park Scholarship both pay all expenses for four years of undergraduate study, summer enrichment programs, a computer and offers the availability of research grants and summer enrichment opportunities.


NCSSM Morehead-Cain, Park Scholars
Since the School's first graduating class in 1982, NCSSM has had 63 Morehead-Cain winners, including 15 in the past five years. NCSSM also has had 50 Park winners since the award began in 1996, including 14 in the past five years.


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