Leilani Merkle<br />


“Being a Dolphin Scholar is not only an honor, but an opportunity. This scholarship honors those who have served in my family and helps aid a journey that would otherwise not be possible for myself and so many like me.”

Selected: 2021
Sponsor: MM2(SS) Eric Merkle, USN (Disch.)
College: Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Year: Junior
Major: Aerospace Engineering
Scholarship:  Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Scholar