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Malia Miller

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  • 2013 EQT Students of Excellence

    2013 EQT Students of Excellence

    The EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship Program honors high school seniors from throughout West Virginia who are making a difference in their communities.
    The EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship Program honors high school seniors from throughout West Virginia who are making a difference in their communities.

County: Ohio

High School: Wheeling Park High School

GPA: 5.0

Activities and achievements: Malia is an active volunteer in her community. She is a camp counselor with the REAP program and volunteers for the Stifel Fine Arts Center Children's Camp as well as West Virginia Birth to Three. She serves as a Freshman Mentor and, as a three-year member of the school's color guard, she stepped up this year to help coach the team when the students lost their coach. She belongs to several school clubs, including Alethia (a Christian club), Friends of Rachel (which promotes acts of kindness in honor of Rachel Scott, the first victim in the Columbine High School shooting) and Future Educators of America.   

Plans: Malia wants to pursue a double major in biology and neuroscience and a minor in psychology at West Virginia University.