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Feb 17, 2022

Goodnight Spotlight: Mya McDowell

Goodnight Scholar Mya McDowell doesn’t believe in coincidences. Mya’s motto of “what’s for you will find you,” has followed her from the way she discovered her invitation to apply to… 

Feb 9, 2022

Goodnight Spotlight: Kourtni Curry

Since the third grade, Goodnight Scholar Kourtni Curry ’22 has manifested and worked hard towards her academic goal of becoming a veterinarian. Now only one semester from graduating NC State with… 

Jul 23, 2021

Goodnight Explorers take on Raleigh!

The Goodnight Scholars Program prides itself on being more than just a scholarship. In addition to investing in students financially, the program remains committed to the students’ development by hosting… 

Jun 15, 2021

Enrichment Grant Story: From STEM to the Senate

Ray Villalobos (T’23) utilized a Goodnight Enrichment Grant to assist him while he interns at the Senate in Washington D.C. Continue reading to learn more about his passion for politics,… 

Jun 3, 2021

Fisheries, Wildlife, Conservation Biology, and Courtney Smith

Goodnight Scholar Courtney Smith 22′  is currently conducting research in the  Forest Health Lab.  Continue reading to learn more about who she is, how she was introduced to research, and… 

May 3, 2021

Goodnight Scholars Program Growth Builds on Community College Partnerships

This article was originally published on and was authored by Amy Rossi, Assistant Director of Development Communications.  NC State University’s Goodnight Scholars Program is expanding to include a cohort of 50 transfer… 

Portrait photo of NC State Goodnight Scholar Justin May on the NC State campus.

Jan 7, 2021

Goodnight Spotlight: Justin May

Despite the challenges that come with being a non-traditional student, Goodnight Scholar Justin May T’22 has excelled in his two years at NC State. Justin is on his way to graduating…