Carlos Aguero 2016
Hometown: La Quinta, CA
Carlos Aguero is one UNE’s most successful students when it comes to obtaining outside scholarships. Over the course of his four years at UNE, Carlos has excelled at winning both local and national scholarships. The CVEP Pathways Scholarship, the Gilman Scholarship and the Coachella Valley Economic Partnership Scholarship are all awards that he has received. His advice to students is to, “…develop your own unique brand and then pull resources in.” In between classes and studying, Carlos donated his time to Student Financial Services, assisting with several scholarship workshops and events. Carlos is majoring in Applied Mathematics and minoring in Political Science. He aspires to work as analyst within the State Department. He used his scholarship monies wisely to reduce tuition and school-related costs.