Sierra Norman

Albion, Idaho

Project Detail

Sierra is currently attending Bryn Mawr College, where she was awarded a $100,000 merit based scholarship, and is studying Pre-Medical / Psychology. She is the establisher and President of Her Campus Bryn Mawr, a chapter of Her Campus, the #1 global online community for college women. Sierra is also an active member of the Belmont Mentoring Club and visits Belmont Charter School once a week to mentor young students. Outside of school, Sierra has also beenvery involved in her community. In the 4th grade, she created the PB&J Week food drive to collect peanut butter and jelly for hungry children and has since collected over 16,500 jars, all of which has been donated to local food banks. PB&J Week has been awarded a Sodexo Foundation Grant and Disney Friends For Change Grant. Sierra also created Snotty is Naughty, a workshop used to educate girls on the negative effects of girl-to-girl meanness. Because of her work with Snotty is Naughty, she was selected by Youth Service America and the Festival of Children’s Foundation to represent Idaho as our National Child Awareness Month Ambassador and received a $1,000 grant to create a documentary. Sierra was 1st runner up and the scholastic award recipient at Miss Idaho Teen USA 2015 and 1st runner up and the overall talent and scholastic award recipient at Miss Idaho’s Outstanding Teen 2014. Sierra plans to become a pediatric psychiatrist.

Parents: Janeil Norman & Lee Leslie
College: Bryn Mawr College
Sponsor: Butte Irrigation

$800 IIEA Scholarship