Jessica Deal is a Florida Gulf Coast University freshman in Fort Myers, Florida. She is majoring in Business Management and wants to concentrate on International Business Management. Outside of her business classes, she has continued her passion for environmentalism and marine sciences in electives such as environmental humanities and by volunteering in Florida Gulf Coast University service-learning programs. Jessica is so thankful for the opportunities and recognition NSHSS has given her in high school and as a first-year college student!
The NSHSS Research and Academic Paper Scholarship recognizes students for their excellence in written academic papers as class assignments in high school, such as a research paper, an original essay, or an analytical paper.