Laila Jeffries-El

Bergen County Academies
Teaneck, New Jersey

My name is Laila Jeffries-El and I am currently a senior attending Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, NJ graduating in June of 2022. Pursuing interest in Business, Economics, Public Policy, and Real Estate.

Scholarships Awarded in 2021: John Lewis Good Trouble Scholarship

John Lewis believed in the passion, persistence, and power of the people, particularly young citizens, to effect change from their kitchen tables and to never give up. NSHSS honors Representative Lewis's legacy with the John Lewis Good Trouble Scholarship for students who embody the ideals of 'good trouble'.