“I am pursuing a career in dentistry, and the University of California, Irvine is where I will take my first step towards this dream of mine. My journey there will allow me to grow, but ultimately, my reward will be the ability to give medical and financial support to my community.”
Meet Our Scholars!
Meet the recipients of the Thomas and Lillian Ma and Stanley Behrens scholarships.
“From a young age, I have always been interested in human behavior. Oftentimes, children who face adversity without support develop problems that negatively impact their academic success and self-confidence. For these reasons and more, I have decided to become a school guidance counselor—a career in which I could help students academically and psychologically.”
“I have always been interested in the mechanics of everyday things, so I decided to major in mechanical engineering. I want to help mankind take a step towards clean and renewable energy in the pursuit of sustainable living. I am currently tutoring and participating in a club called Sustainable Urban Pioneer.”