Congratulations to Smithfield-Selma High School (SSS) student Nkemdirim Obodo. Nkemdirim has been selected to be a Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America (LEDA) Scholar.
is a nonprofit organization founded in 2003. Dedicated to diversifying national leadership, this organization selects 100 high-achieving high school students with economic challenges each year to coach them with the college application process and achieving success in higher education.
As a LEDA Scholar, Nkemdirim will attend a fully-funded 7-week summer leadership program at Princeton University and receive personalized guidance in applying to the most competitive colleges in the country.