Rising Sophomore at MVSU Receives the $1,500 Hercules Scholarship


Student : Kizito Nwaka

GPA : 3.64

Hometown: Ihiala

Classification/ Major: Sophomore / Computer Science

Kizito Nwaka was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Mississippi Valley State University.

Kizito  is studying Computer Science at Mississippi Valley State . After earning his bachelors , he plans to further his education in computer science and become a leading software engineer.

On campus he is a member of the Mathematics , Computer , and Information System on campus at MVSU, he also participated Gateway Leadership Ambassadors Program.

The most influential person  in Kizito Nwaka life is his sister . He mentions that she has been influential in his academic career and how he supports the community.

Quote : ” It’s not how you start but how you finish ” – unknown


Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White is Director of Digital Strategy for the Tom Joyner Foundation, a writer and editor.

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