Jessica Curry

Jessica Curry is Awarded the Mark Music Memorial Scholarship for 2010-2011

Jessica Curry, 2011 Mark Music Scholarship Winner

Jessica Curry of Moscow, Idaho is the recipient of the Mark Music Memorial Scholarship for the 2011- 2012 academic year. Ms. Curry was selected by members of the Client Services committee, and came highly recommended by both her high school counselor and Gifted Education Facilitator at Moscow High School. She is attending Seattle Pacific University, and is considering two fields of study: medicine and secondary education.

Jessica includeda quote in her application that has helped her in recent times:

“The flower that follows the sun does so even on cloudy days.”

— Robert Leighton (1611-1684).

Jessica has faced challenges within her family and with her epilepsy,medication and its side effects. She has demonstrated great determination and courage through setbacks and difficult times.

She has been a high achiever academically, and was a volleyball and swim team participant at Moscow High. She represented her school at the 2010 American Legion Auxiliary Girls State. Jessica has put into action her belief in the importance of helping others—as a lifeguard, a junior high Sunday school teacher at her church, and a student leader with the Young Life program.

Congratulations to Jessica Curry for her perseverance and accomplishments, and our best wishes to her as she continues to “follow the sun.”