Scholarship Winner Spotlight: Brittni Walker

Brittni Walker of South Milwaukee is the March 2015 winner of the Pursue Your Passion Scholarship. We asked Brittni to share her thoughts on goals and expertise to get to know her better-

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

The best advice I have been given is to never lose sight of who you are. Your dreams, passions, and happiness are more important than the expectations others hold for you.

Tell us one goal you want to accomplish this year

In the next year, I want to boost my GPA and make it on the Dean’s List both semesters.

How will the scholarship help you achieve your goals?

The scholarship will decrease my financial stress and allow me to focus more on my studies. I want to be the best that I can be in order in make a difference in the scientific community.

What’s one thing you can teach others?

Perseverance

What would you love to become an expert in?

Genetics.

Congrats to Brittni for the scholarship win and good luck! Want some extra cash to help you with your learning goals? Apply for the Salesforce Build an App Scholarship here. 

Written by Caitlin Probst