Congratulations to Fisk freshmen Preston Harris of Chattanooga as he has been awarded the Gates Millennium Scholarship.
Preston, a graduate of Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences, is one of 1,000 students nationally to receive the award and is one of six Tennessee recipients chosen in 2009 to recieve the scholarship. Preston will major in biology and has applied to the Fisk/Meharry Joint Program in Biomedical Sciences.
Gates Millennium Scholars have an average graduation rate of almost 80 percent. For more on Preston Harris and the Gates Millennium Scholars, click here.