PFLAG Columbia-Howard County is pleased to announce its 14 th annual scholarship winner is Aboli Dahiwadkar of Ellicott City, MD. Aboli will receive a $2,000 scholarship for her studies at the University of Maryland, starting this fall.
Aboli is an extraordinary student who is at the top of her graduating class at Mt Hebron high school, and who carries an impressive number and wide variety of extracurricular activities. She is a leader who, within multiple communities, actively advocates for diversity regarding race, sexual orientation, gender identity, body type, disabilities, and ethnicity. She is committed to equality and diversity, identifies needs, and personally takes responsibility for action to create supportive environments. We look forward to Aboli’s continued contributions to the LGBTQ+ community as she pursues her studies!