H/STEAM Student Scholarship Award Winner: Hemani Patel

STEAM Student Scholarship Award Winner: Hemani Patel

Hemani Patel, 12th Grade 
Liberty High School 
Bethlehem Area School District 

Hemani Patel hopes to use knowledge to earn respect and recognition as a woman in biomedical engineering. In her application, she wrote, “My passion for the concept of applying the fundamental principles of engineering to medicine to ultimately create innovative solutions to aid patients with illnesses/injuries is what drives my motivation.” In the future, she hopes to be a leader as a woman in STEAM; pursuing her bachelor’s, master’s and Ph. D. She also plans to contribute to the Da Vinci Science Center as an adult and inspire future children to enter biomedical engineering. 

Hemani is the Senior Class Treasurer at Liberty High School and is also the Treasurer of the National Honors Society. She’s captain of the girls’ tennis team and Senior Leader of the Homework Club. She’s also Senior Leader of Trail Tenders, a volunteer group within National Honors Society that collects trash along trails and in the community. 

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