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The recipients of the Gist Scholarship are very gifted and talented individuals who have demonstrated academic excellence and qualities that ensure professional success. Congratulations and best wishes to the awarded students listed below.

Kirah Powell

Kirah Powell


Kirah R. Powell was awarded the Gist Scholarship in 2008 and attended Morgan State University in pursuit of a degree in the field of Science.

Awarded: 2013

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Ronnie Washington

Ronnie Washington


Ronnie Washington was awarded the Gist Scholarship in 2006 and attended Morehouse College in pursuit of a bachelors degree in the field of Art.

Awarded: 2013

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Adelanke Akinrinmade

Adelanke Akinrinmade


Adelanke Akinrinmade was awarded the Gist Scholarship in 2006 and attended Morgan State University in pursuit of a bachelors degree in the field of Science.

Awarded: 2013

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Desiree Roberts

Desiree Roberts


Desiree Roberts was awarded the Gist Scholarship in 2005 and attended Bowie State University in pursuit of a degree in the field of Business Management.

Awarded: 2013

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Freddie Velez

Freddie Velez


Freddie Velez was awarded the Gist Scholarship in 2003 and attended The University of Maryland Eastern Shore in pursuit of a Bachelors degree in the field of Science.

Awarded: 2013

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