Dr. Rajesh Aggarwal was a man of science, earning a B.S. in chemistry with an M.S. degree in pharmacological studies from the University of Chicago, and a Ph.D. in pharmacology from Columbia University.
Rajesh believed that the pursuit and progress of good and safe scientific advancements was the key to making the world a better place. He loved to share his passion for science and believed that the next generation of scientists must be encouraged to seek answers and find solutions.
This scholarship seeks to support the next great minds of science by helping 6 low-income academically deserving high school students, 3 in Massachusetts and 3 in New Jersey, afford their college education.
Any low-income high school junior or senior in Massachusetts or New Jersey with a 3.0 GPA or higher and a passion for science may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, give us an example of how creative thinking and science have created an innovative solution to a basic societal challenge.