Elena Rice

Delaware Military Academy

Nomination Statement

“Cadet Rice has performed remarkably since her first day at the Delaware Military Academy. She is well rounded in her activities and found incredible success in our highest rigor courses including Advanced Placement and dual enrollment courses as early as her sophomore year. She will graduate at the top of her class with an impressive 4.44 GPA and has always demonstrated inspiring maturity and humility throughout her time at DMA. Notably, Elena has amassed a staggering 387 hours of community service and been awarded the Presidential Service Award. We have no doubt she will continue to impress while achieving her future goals in the field of chemical engineering. Bravo Zulu!”

“I am very grateful for my family, who has always supported me, especially my sisters who inspire me every day to work hard. My future plans are to study chemical engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology in the fall. There I look forward to meeting new people and learning new skills that will help me in life.”