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

The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Of: Navarro Early College High School
Career Path: Physician Assistant
Mentor: Jennifer Lee, MD

"I am somebody who gets immense satisfaction from making a difference in people's lives and working alongside others to achieve a common goal."
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Riya Patel

The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Of: Navarro Early College High School
Career Path: Physician Assistant
Mentor: Jennifer Lee, MD

"I am somebody who gets immense satisfaction from making a difference in people's lives and working alongside others to achieve a common goal."
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Riya Patel

The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Of: Navarro Early College High School
Career Path: Physician Assistant
Mentor: Jennifer Lee, MD

"I am somebody who gets immense satisfaction from making a difference in people's lives and working alongside others to achieve a common goal."
Image

Riya Patel

The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Of: Navarro Early College High School
Career Path: Physician Assistant
Mentor: Jennifer Lee, MD

"I am somebody who gets immense satisfaction from making a difference in people's lives and working alongside others to achieve a common goal."