St. David's Kocurek Scholar Riya Patel . 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Riya Patel

I am somebody who gets immense satisfaction from making a difference into people’s lives and also working alongside others to achieve a common goal or task.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Kosi Otutu. With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Kosisochukwu Otutu

With a career in health care, I want to inspire positive changes in many hospitals and clinics, where all people regardless of their race, age, ethnicity etc, can feel safe and comfortable, and be treated with patience, kindness and the best of care, which I am sure will not only heal the body both also the minds and souls of many individuals.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Eirene Jo. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Eirene Jo

At first, I decided to pursue a medical career because of my interest in learning, but I decided to stay in this path because of my passion to serve and help others.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Rawan Channaa. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Rawan Channaa

I have chosen to become a pediatrician because I want to help every child reach their fullest potential by ensuring they have a healthy body and mind.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Emily Peng. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Emily Peng

Through a career in the medical field, I am able to connect with new and unique people everyday.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Sahian Salas. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Sahian Salas

I have chosen to pursue a career in the medical field because through science I will be able to make an impact on people’s lives.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar John Quyen Van. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

John Quyen Van

I have chosen to pursue a career in the medical field, following my love for science, to one day be equipped with the necessary means to fulfill my desire to care and heal others to their fullest potential.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Layla Ismail. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Layla Ismail

I want to contribute to research in nursing and help end racial disparities in health care.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Sruthi Keerthipati. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Sruthi Keerthipati

Through the support of my family, doctors, and friends, I have been given the opportunity to live a healthy life, and because of them I want to provide the same opportunity to under-served communities.

St. David's Kocurek Scholar Kendall Oh. 

With comprehensive support for Central Texas students, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance. Each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

Kendall Oh

I have chosen to pursue a career in the medical field because I am passionate about human biology, and as a physician I’d love to make a positive impact in the lives of children and their families.