Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: College Entrance for Baltimore’s MERIT Students is Earned, Not Bought

Newswise imageGraduating high-school seniors in the Baltimore-based MERIT Health Leadership Academy have earned over $9 million in scholarships and gained acceptance to some of the most prestigious universities across the country. By devoting significant time and energy to Saturday classes, summer internships, and independent studying, MERIT scholars--who come from underrepresented backgrounds within the health care professions--develop skills to help them succeed in college and their future careers.