Saad Siddiqui has demonstrated a unique level of academic excellence. With the support of his parents, Saad attended the School of Advanced Studies, graduating in the top 5% of his class, then received his Associate of Arts in Mechanical Engineering from Miami-Dade College in the top 10% of his class. His academic career at FIU is no different. Saad holds a 4.0 GPA, is a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and the Science Club, and a peer-health advisor for the Office of Pre-Health Advising. This scholarship recognizes him for his achievements in organic chemistry. Saad also enjoys helping others to achieve success by working as a tutor and advisor to new students. He hopes to continue his education in chemistry and pursue a career in the pharmaceutical industry.