Rodica Monica Ciurea
M.S. in Biostatistics
"If I had an unlimited amount of money to spend freely on a problem existing in STEM, I would focus my funds on mitigating the exclusionary byproduct of scientific development in its current state in favor of more widespread access to such breakthroughs."
M.S. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
"…one of the most appealing aspects of the DMV area is its plethora and diversity of opportunity."
M.S. in Physiology
"Since moving to Maryland, I have encountered so many helpful hands along the way, and I dream of being able to contribute to the supportive and innovative culture that exists within Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia."
M.S. in Physiology, Complementary & Alternative Medicine
"I feel the only way to truly reduce socioeconomic gaps and promote equality is to create self-sustaining societies and economies."
M.S. in Biotechnology
"I believe investing in education technology is investing in the future of STEM outreach; a future with a more diverse workforce in the STEM fields and a higher appreciation in self-guided discovery and learning."
M.S. in Biomedical Science Policy & Advocacy
"It is necessary to create fully functioning multilingual hospitals that cater to the needs of every patient that walks through its doors."
M.S. in Tumor Biology
"The countless educational programs, ties with biomedical research institutions, and opportunities for loan repayment are why I plan to stay in the DMV area."
How to Apply
You can be the next DMV (DC/MD/VA) Hoyas Biomedical Academic Scholarship recipient! Go to the DMV Scholarship page for the application instructions and application.
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