Kerry Gill of Rosedale, a student at St. Saviour High School in Brooklyn, has been named a finalist in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. She is one of 800 students nationwide who are being considered for the prestigious scholarship.
Gill is interested in studying computational fashion, a field that combines science and technology with design and the fashion industry.
She has not yet selected a college, but has expressed interest in Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.
“It is one of the best computer science schools in the country,” Gill said.