Benjamin Kash and Katie Waide

Benjamin Kash
Gatton Academy/Greenwood High School Junior
Benjamin has scored a 34 on the ACT and has a 4.0 GPA. As a junior, he has plans to receive a PhD in Chemistry of Physics and go into research in that field. He was the Quiz Bowl State Champion and has also received the 4.0 Award. Benjamin also plays soccer, where he is the JV team captain, and varsity tennis. He is also a member of the Beta Club, the Science Club, and the Science Bowl Team.

Katie Waide
Madisonville North Hopkins High School Senior
Maintaining a 4.0 GPA and scoring a 34 on the ACT, Katie has aspirations of majoring in Psychology and becoming a sports or research psychologist. She’s part of the Governor’s Scholar program and a UK Rising Scholar. She is the captain of her swim team and also is a swim coach. Katie is the Spanish Club Vice President and part of the Kentucky United Nations Assembly. She also spends her time participating in Girl Scouts, Chrysalis, and the Summer Art Academy.