Category: College Scholarships

Michelle Cho

Go here to see all the scholarship recipients since 2011. Michelle Cho is our 2017 Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient and will be attending Brandeis University majoring in Biology.  Congratulations!  🙂 Michelle submitted the following original fiction short story for her scholarship application. Enjoy! Tears were running freely down her face. She knew everyone was staring but she…

2012 Scholarship Recipient Seokho Hong Writes About His College Experiences

Seokho Hong was the Tracy High 2012 Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient. He has graduated from Stanford with a B.S. in Computer Science and plans to work at Cisco as a Data Scientist. To see Seokho’s winning entry for the Carol Phan College Scholarship….go here. Here is Seokho’s 2016 update on his experiences at Stanford…

Heather Norman

Heather Norman is our 2016 Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient. Heather will be attending BYU studying Nursing with a minor in Music. We hope to hear from Heather as she progresses in her college career. Exciting times! Heather submitted this essay and video for her scholarship application: Essay      My passion in life is…

12 Women Scientists

Since ForCarol.com is education oriented, I thought this TED article introducing “12 Badass” women scientists might of interest. Here is a short quote from the article. To read more about these amazing women scientists, please go to the article. “Everywhere you look, odds appear stacked against women in STEM. Young male scientists receive up to…