Jennifer Gomez, a Houston, TX native, is an undergraduate student of the UTSA Criminal Justice program. She received a COPP Scholar award for her outstanding academic achievement in high school. She decided to major in criminal justice at UTSA because of her fascination with topics associated with crime and society. After graduating, she would like to work in the criminal justice field. The scholarship will help her achieve her future endeavors.
"It makes me feel good to see that someone recognized all the hard work I put in," Gomez said.
The COPP Scholar Program was created to recognize academic excellence and offer many students like Jennifer, opportunities for educational attainment, so that she and many other Roadrunners can achieve their academic and career goals.
Jennifer Gomez, COPP Scholar and criminal justice student