This award is given to the top-scoring student within a chosen chemistry sequence. The award is meant to provide financial assistance towards the cost of text books related to their degree studies.

ACS Cornell Local Section Awards

About Mikayla:

Mikayla is a Biochemistry major with minors in the Honors Program and Spanish. She has been a teaching assistant in Spanish since her sophomore year. Mikayla is also President of IC Defy Dance Company and works part time as a nurse's aide and a Human Resources Assistant. After graduation, she plans to attend medical school and become a physician. She would like to acknowledge her gratitude towards her parents for providing her with the resources and support needed to pursue her passions and education.


Other Academic Achievements:

President's Scholarship

George C. Textor Scholarship

Thomas Morrin Jones Memorial Scholarship

Dean's List

Oracle Honors Society

Tri Beta Honors Society


Previous Award Recipients

2018: Alexandra Estanislau

2017: Anthony DiBernardo

2016: Lauren J. Hodkinson

2015: Benjamin Morse

2014: Kaitlyn DeHority

2013: Rachel Snyder

2012: Andrew Becker & Emily Hensler

2011: Kaylee Underkofler

2010: DeAsia Gilmer

2008: Mathew Zeitler

2007: Jason Diaz

2006: Erin Pryce