Sarah Louis

University of Florida Orlando, FL

Sarah Louis 2020 Scholarship Winner

Sarah is attending the University of Florida and is studying Political Science. She volunteers The Greatest Investment (TGI) Girls' Empowerment Program, The Florida Cicerones, The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP), and Pledging to Advance Academic Capacity Together (PAACT).

In 5 years, I see myself attending law school.

“Life is short and not to be wasted” – Michelle Obama

What the Empowering Greatness Scholarship Means to Sarah

As a first-generation college student living through a pandemic, this scholarship could not have come at a better time. Lately, I have definitely been worried about paying for my college-related expenses. However, a huge financial burden has been lifted off of my back and the backs of my parents. I am truly thankful to the Farah and Farah Scholarship Committee for selecting me as a recipient. Because of this scholarship, I can focus more on my studies and achieving my professional and community service goals. I am forever thankful for your investment in my success and for impacting my life positively.


  • University of Florida


  • The Iota Lambda Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
  • The Gator Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
  • The Black Student Union(BSU)
  • Student Support Services


  • Reading
  • Running
  • Playing basketball
  • Spending time with friends and family
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