Scholars

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2016-2017 Noyce Scholars

(left to right) Taylor Mercado, Joshua Ocana and Kaitlyn Yee were each awarded $20,000 for the 2016/17 academic year.

Taylor Mercado (Civil Engineering, 2018), Joshua Ocana (Mathematics, 2018) and Kaitlyn Yee (Biology, 2018) are LMU’s 2016-17 Noyce Scholars.  Lion’s Roar, LMU’s Robert Noyce Scholarship Program is funded by the National Science Foundations and is designed to encourage talented STEM majors with a passion for their subject to pursue careers in K-12 teaching, and to provide them with the skills and support they need to become effective teachers.  The Noyce scholars have committed to earning their high school teaching credential and teaching in a high-need school district for two years.


For more information or applications for 2017/18 please contact Dr. Carolyn M. Viviano, the director of the Noyce program at (310)338-7828, or send a message to Noyce@lmu.edu.