ISIOMA JESSICA NWAYOR

Isioma Jessica Nwayor graduated with a First-class as the best graduating student of the Department of Geography and Faculty of Social Sciences at Obafemi Awolowo University. She was a co-founder and the first president of the Geographic Information System (GIS) club in OAU and an NNPC Total scholar. Isioma is a published author in two International journals. In 2019, she was selected as an Opportunity Funds Scholar, she received three funded offers worth over $100,000 from three universities but decided to go for Indiana University Bloomington where she got a fully-funded offer worth over $65,000 per year for her Msc-PhD at the Department of Geography. Her area of research focuses on Climate Change and Climate Variability. In her words “I got a fully-funded admission even without applying for a core stem program, I couldn’t have done this without the help of the amazing EducationUSA Advisors, they provided me with the needed support and guidance. You can achieve the same and more if you play your part and work closely with your advisors”.