- 13-year-old Nina has been accepted to the Mary Baldwin University, Virginia, USA
- The teen prodigy was born with developmental delays but has defeated the odds
- Nina has been accepted to university with $20,000 in scholarships
- She still requires $13,800 to pursue her dream to become a surgeon
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At only 13, Nina has been accepted to Mary Baldwin University, Virginia with $20,000 in merit scholarships.
Despite being born with developmental delays and being non-verbal as a child, Nina didn’t let that stop her.
Blackculturenews.com reports that with speech, physical and occupational therapy, she strives to fulfil her potential and dream of becoming a doctor.
Nina’s dream has always been to become a doctor and she has never looked back in spite of the challenges.
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The young genius was blessed with $20,000 in merit scholarships, leaving a $13,800 gap which, if funded, would see her inch closer to her dream of becoming a surgeon.
Since being accepted just a few weeks ago, Nina has been searching for and applying for every scholarship whose deadline has not already passed.
Unfortunately, almost all scholarships have a requirement of a high school transcript, Senior in HS or a minimum age of 18.
Nina has not given up! She is still working hard to raise money to fund her education.
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