Illustrating the Daniels Fund's impact in the communities we serve

Maria Martinez

A Daniels Fund Impact Story

College Attended:
Eastern New Mexico University
Scholarship Year:
How the Daniels Fund Scholarship has impacted my life:

Please describe what it means to you to be a Daniels Scholar:   Being a Daniels Scholar gives me pride and it motivates me to keep going with my education. I am glad to be part of the Daniels’ Scholars.

What do you like most about being in college? What I like most of being in college is that I am getting an education that is going to give me a career where I want to be.

What has been the greatest challenge so far in college?   The greatest challenges in college so far are to keep up with my homework, but I think I do well.

What advice would you offer someone who is applying to become a Daniels Scholar?   My advice for someone who is applying to become a Daniels Scholar would be keep going with the application. It has great benefits. The scholarship is great, and you will receive all the support that you need from the Daniels’ staff.