Sheila Angeles
Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
Texas A&M University

Shelia Angeles, a 2015 graduate of Cypress Woods High School, plans to use her scholarship to attend Texas A&M University where she's studying neuroscience. 

"I dream of a career in neuroscience in which I can understand the complex role of neurons and help them carry out their functions when misfortunes occur," she wrote in her scholarship application. "I dream of having an important role in a complex interconnected network.

Nominated by Spanish teacher Ileana Perez, said Angeles is an "excellent student" who also does a lot of volunteer work and participates in many extracurricular activities and community organizations. "Sheila is always prompt and insightful ... and ready and willing to succeed in college."