Joidan A. Romes of Little Rock was recently awarded an Academic Scholarship from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Joidan A. Romes of Little Rock was recently awarded an Academic Scholarship from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

She is the daughter of Nakisha Morange and Kevin Romes and is a May graduate of Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School in Little Rock. Her main high school activities included Student Council, Chemistry Club, Dance Team, Teens for Christ and National Honor Society. She will major in chemistry at UAPB with plans to attend pharmacy school after completing her degree.

To be eligible for the Academic Scholarship, a student must have a minimum ACT score of 21 and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The scholarship pays full tuition.