Lydia Lee is a bright, creative, respectful and insightful junior at Parkview School in Placentia. She is an outstanding role model for the students at Parkview, as well as in the nation. She is a curious scholar willing to challenge herself both on and off campus with an exceptional natural intelligence that one doesn’t often see. She has a resiliency that has served her well.
Quest Bridge recognized this exceptional student and has offered Lydia a full scholarship!
Quest Bridge is a powerful platform that connects the nation’s brightest students with leading institutions of higher education and further opportunities. They are an aggregator of excellence, of which Lydia surely is one. Quest Bridge aims to increase the percentage of talented low socio-economic students attending the nation’s best universities and the ranks of national leadership itself.
Quest Bridge is known for designing and building programs for talented low-income students to access and navigate exceptional educational and life opportunities that they may not be privy to on their own. They recruit, develop and support motivated low-income students beginning in high school through college to their early careers, to be successful at America’s best colleges, graduate schools and companies.
Lydia is a first generation, natural born citizen of Korean immigrants. English was her second language. She is a youth volunteer at church, has traveled to underdeveloped countries doing mission work, plays the piano, sings and writes music.
The Parkview family is very proud of Lydia and this opportunity she has been granted through her hard work and perseverance. Great job, Panther!