Joshua Martin, a 2018 Dart Scholar, received the William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship and started his second year studying dentistry at King’s College London in 2019, and spent his summer as a Work-X student in Dart’s finance department. In addition to an exceptional academic record, Joshua is also a talented musician having played with both Cayman Prep’s swing band and the Ashbourne College House Band in London. Read on to learn more about Joshua, his experience as a Dart Scholar and his plans for the year ahead.

In 2011, Kelsie McLean became the first Dart Scholar recipient. Beginning her career with Dart as an Administrative and Human Resources Work-X student while attending St. Ignatius Catholic School; Kelsie then went on to complete her undergraduate degree at Johnson & Wales University in Hotel & Lodging Management. Upon graduation, she accepted a job at Kimpton’s EPIC resort in Miami which eventually led to her becoming one of the first employees at Grand Cayman’s Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa where she assisted with the recruitment of over 300 employees. Another door opened for Kelsie and today she is once again at Dart, thriving and growing professionally as a member of the People and Culture team. Read on to learn more about Kelsie and her experience as a Dart Scholar.

Anja van Genderen, a 2015 Dart High School Scholar and a 2018 William A. Dart Memorial University Scholar, studies biological science at the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. Last summer, she participated in a two-week research expedition in Romania, collecting data to help governments and researchers study changes in our biodiversity. Read on to learn more about Anja, her experience as a Dart Scholar and her plans for the year ahead.

Ethan Slocock, a 2016 Dart Scholar, is currently finishing his A Levels at Bryanston in the United Kingdom; and participated in the past three Dart Scholar summer enrichment trips to Toronto, Canada; Oxford University and Clare College at Cambridge. Ethan is planning on a career in computer engineering and spent the past two summers working in the Dart Work-X summer programme with the IT team. Read on to learn more about Ethan, his experience as a Dart Scholar and his plans for the year ahead.

Dominic Dyer, a 2017 William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship recipient is in his third year at Colombia University where he is studying Economics. In addition to his coursework, Dominic is a member of the Columbia Lions track and field and cross-country teams, where he quickly made his mark, earning a top 50 place at the Ivy League Championships during his first year. Read on to learn more about Dom and his experience as a Dart Scholar and as an athlete at Columbia University.

Charlotte Hodkin, a 2018 Dart Scholar, is a William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship recipient who started her second year at the University of Bath where she is studying Integrated Mechanical & Electrical Engineering. Before becoming a Dart Scholar, Charlotte was a 2018 recipient of the Dart Award for Excellence in STEM at graduation, for her achievement in science and mathematics subjects throughout her A-level studies. She also won top prize for her year at the Minds Inspired Mathematics Challenge in 2015 and 2018 respectively. Throughout high school, Charlotte maintained an impeccable academic record while also playing on her school netball team. Read on to learn more about Charlotte, her experience as a Dart Scholar and her plans for the year ahead.

Florence Allan, a 2016 Dart Scholar, is a William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship recipient and she started her final year at the University of Bristol where is studying International Business Management. A talented sailor, having competed in the 2016 Olympics in Rio and the Central American and Caribbean Games, she also joined the University of Bristol’s sailing club where she currently serves as President. Read on to learn more about Florence, her experience as a Dart Scholar and her plans for the year ahead.

Drew Milgate, a 2013 Dart High School Scholar and a 2017 William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship recipient has started his third year at the University of Cambridge where he is studying Engineering.  In addition to his coursework, Drew is part of the Cambridge University Eco Racing team where he is working with other students to design, build and race a solar powered automobile named Helia at the World Solar Challenge in Australia this October. Read on to learn more about Drew and his experience as a Dart Scholar and on the Cambridge University Eco Racing team.

The 2019 Dart Scholar Summer Enrichment trip took the high school scholars to Cambridge University in the United Kingdom where they completed a week-long tech course on artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and coding.

Diamond White, Michael Marzouca and Marcos Bertran, three local students with outstanding academic and extracurricular achievements, were named the Dart Scholars for 2019 in July.

Diamond of John Gray High School and Michael of St. Ignatius Catholic School are this year’s Dart High School Scholarship recipients while Marcos, a St. Ignatius Catholic School alumnus, is the William A. Dart Memorial University Scholarship 2019 recipient.

The three took time over their busy summer to answer a few questions for Camana Bay Times.