Receiving this scholarship as a Joseph James Morelli student entering the STEM field holds immense significance for me. It represents a profound validation of my dedication, perseverance, and potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. This scholarship not only recognizes my academic achievements but also acknowledges the unique challenges I have overcome as a dyslexic student. It reinforces my belief that dyslexia should never be a barrier to pursuing my dreams and aspirations in STEM.  Receiving this scholarship means I am being granted an incredible opportunity to further my education and pursue my passion for STEM without financial constraints. It provides me with the necessary resources and support to access quality education, mentorship, and research opportunities. This scholarship not only eases the financial burden of pursuing higher education but also empowers me to focus wholeheartedly on my studies and research, knowing that my academic journey is being supported by a prestigious foundation.  Moreover, receiving this scholarship carries a profound sense of responsibility and motivation. It fuels my determination to make the most of this opportunity and give back to the STEM community. I aim to leverage my skills and knowledge to contribute meaningfully to scientific advancements, technological innovations, and societal progress. This scholarship serves as a reminder that I am not alone on this journey and that there are individuals and organizations who believe in my potential to make a difference.  In essence, receiving this scholarship as a Joseph James Morelli student going into STEM fills me with gratitude, hope, and a renewed sense of purpose. It signifies that my dreams are within reach and encourages me to strive for excellence, knowing that my efforts are valued and supported. I am deeply honored to be a recipient of this scholarship and committed to making the most of this invaluable opportunity to pursue my passion in STEM.