Encouraging young women to explore their passions and pursue careers in fast-growing, high-demand industries like science, technology, engineering and math is crucial to bolstering Virginia’s economy and making sure we continue to lead in these important fields,” said Governor Ralph Northam. “With this award, we celebrate the academic excellence of these talented students. I am pleased to recognize the awardees and wish them continued success in achieving their academic and professional goals.”

-Submitted by Ofirah Yheskel

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