JACKSON, Miss. Jeffery Caliedo, a senior at Murrah High School has been given a full ride scholarship to Yale University.
“Even by the high standards of the Yale Admissions Committee, Jeffrey’s application and academic profile were exceptional,” said Yale for Mississippi Admissions Officer Mark Dunn.
“Yale is proud to call Jeffrey a new member of its community of scholars.” says Dunn ending his endorsement.
The QuestBridge Scholars Program seeks to find students who have shown outstanding academic ability despite financial challenges.
The applicants must also be at the top of their class and have an ACT score of 27 or above.