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2022 Winner – EWCP Scholarship for Social Change

Kavish Saini, is a high school senior from FTC 7244 “Out of the Box Robotics” in Thorndale, PA. Kavish is planning to study Biomedical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh. EWCP believes that the competitive STEM experiences acquired in FIRST can equip students to address social inequities throughout their personal, academic, and professional journeys. We […]

EWCP Scholarship for Social Change

EWCP Scholarship Purpose Universal hardships aren’t experienced equally: the events of 2020 brought intense public focus to problems of systematic inequality and injustice around the world. In particular, the ongoing global pandemic disproportionately affects populations without access to social mobility, economic opportunity, personal freedom, and support from societal institutions. Given the increasingly complex set of […]

2021 Winner – EWCP Scholarship for Social Change

2021 Scholarship Winner EWCP is proud to recognize Maria Izzi, a member of FTC team 10357 “Volt-e-mort” in Herndon, VA, as the winner of the 2021 EWCP Scholarship for Social Change. Maria is a high school senior and plans to attend Duke University majoring in Computer Science. Maria’s Winning Essay When I learned that an […]