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Gabriel Wainwright


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My name is Gabby, and I am a confident individual who is determined to become a successful neuropsychologist. I am passionate about psychology, and I am unwavering in my pursuit of a doctoral degree. I am certain that I will be able to make a significant impact in this field once I achieve my goal. Given my dedication to excellence and willingness to go beyond the expected requirements, I believe that I am an outstanding candidate for scholarships. I am fully committed to utilizing any funds awarded to me in a responsible and impactful manner, ensuring that they are put to the best possible use.


Star City High School

High School
2020 - 2024


  • Desired degree level:

    Bachelor's degree program

  • Majors of interest:

    • Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology
    • Research and Experimental Psychology
  • Not planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:


    • Dream career goals:

      My long term career goal is to become a neuropsychologist.

    • Crew Member

      Simple Simon's
      2023 – Present1 year
    • Cashier

      Jackson's Holy Smokes
      2023 – Present1 year
    Black Leaders Scholarship
    In a difficult period of my life, I was fortunate enough to receive relentless support from an exceptional individual in my hometown of Star City, Arkansas. This person demonstrated to me the incredible power of love and support, and their influence on my life is something for which I will always be grateful. As a student at Star City High School, I have personally witnessed the transformation that one devoted person can bring to someone's life. Throughout my academic and personal journey, I have been fortunate to benefit from the guidance and support of an extraordinary individual - my career guidance counselor, Roberta Thomas. Her expertise and unrelenting dedication have played a vital role in shaping my path and helping me navigate the obstacles and opportunities that I have encountered. I am truly appreciative of Ms. Thomas's impact on my life and for all that she has done to help me achieve my goals. From the very beginning, Ms. Thomas has been there for me every step of the way. She has provided me with guidance, support, and endless amounts of encouragement, even when I have doubted myself. Ms. Thomas has an incredible ability to see my potential and never fails to offer words of encouragement and advice. She has taught me the importance of prayer, reminding me to always turn to faith no matter how big or small of a problem. Thanks to her steadfast support, I have been able to pursue my dreams with confidence and overcome any obstacle that comes my way. Ms. Thomas has been a valuable source of inspiration and guidance throughout my journey, and I am permanently grateful for her presence in my life. Ms. Thomas has been instrumental in shaping my character and academic dreams, with her rigorous dedication to instilling values of respect and positivity in her students. Over the years, I have found Ms. Thomas to be a constant source of comfort and guidance, providing me with a secure and supportive space where I can voice my thoughts and concerns without judgment. Her words of wisdom, encouraging me to seek reassurance in prayer and to have faith that difficult times will eventually pass, have been a true inspiration and have helped me navigate some of the toughest challenges in my life. Despite her struggles, Ms. Thomas never fails to radiate positivity and uplift the spirits of those around her. Her infectious optimism and staggering support have been priceless to me, and I am beyond grateful for all that she has done to help me become the person I am today. Ms. Thomas is truly a one-of-a-kind educator and human being, and I feel incredibly lucky to have had the opportunity to learn from her, forever someone I’ll look up to.
    Joan Free Thompson Scholarship
    I am extremely grateful for the Joan Free Thompson scholarship as it would greatly benefit my education by providing financial aid for various expenses such as books, tuition fees, and other necessities. Being a recipient of this scholarship would open up new opportunities and allow me to focus solely on my studies without the added stress of financial burden. The Joan Free Thompson scholarship would offer me educational opportunities that would be unattainable otherwise. It would allow me to attend a top-tier university or study abroad, gain diverse perspectives, and expand my global awareness. Additionally, it offers networking opportunities and connections to professionals in my field of interest, which would give me a boost in my career in psychology. This scholarship would grant me financial independence, allowing me to focus solely on my studies and utilize opportunities like research and internships. The Joan Free Thompson scholarship would eliminate the need for multiple jobs or loans, empowering me to express my full potential. This scholarship can offer me valuable resources, such as specialized workshops, conferences, and research grants, to enhance my education in psychology. Additionally, the program's mentorship component will connect me with an experienced psychologist who can guide me throughout my academic journey. The Joan Free Thompson scholarship will provide financial assistance, new opportunities, valuable resources, and experienced mentorship. With it, I can fully dedicate myself to becoming a successful neuropsychologist.