Riya is a senior in high school aspiring to become an Aerospace Engineer. She was a part of her school's FIRST robotics team throughout high school. She was build lead for her team in her junior and senior years and project manager in her senior year. She also devotes much time to volunteering and advocating for young girls to pursue STEM.
The NSHSS Nobel Academic Excellence Scholarship recognizes high school juniors and seniors making a positive impact on society, and how college will help these students continue to make an impact for years to come.