Joshua Elkin is a senior at the High School of Health Sciences in Wales, WI. Throughout high school, Josh has dedicated himself to promoting diversity and environmental causes. As a junior, he helped re-establish his school's social justice club, of which he currently serves as Vice President. He has further promoted equity and inclusivity initiatives as a member of several cultural proficiency committees in his school district. Josh also serves as the president of his school's environmental sustainability club; he plans to pursue a future in environmental law. In his free time, Josh likes to read, listen to music, and watch movies.
The NSHSS Diversity Scholarship recognizes high school sophomore, junior, or senior students who have demonstrated a commitment to expanding the diversity and inclusion initiatives in their school, community, or workplace.