Congratulations to Alexandra Davis, the 2019 First Generation Scholarship Recipient!
The First Generation Scholarship is one small step toward increasing awareness of the struggles that first-generation Americans face and was created to support those wanting to further their education. Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 award. Visit our scholarship page for more information.
2019 Winner: Alexandra Davis
Alexandra was born in Beijing, China. She came to America in 2009 and joined the Army in 2013. Alexandra is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at Hawaii School of Professional Psychology, at Chaminade University Honolulu. Alexandra hopes to return to the Army as an Officer and Clinical Psychologist to help servicemen and women suffering from mental illnesses.
“I’m very excited to hear that I have won the scholarship. This is a great encouragement for me to keep writing my story as a first-generation American and to help others overcome mental illness. I really appreciate the Godoy Law Office for offering this scholarship and support new immigrants.”