Booker T. Washington High School
A Tulsa resident, Ijams is a National Merit finalist and Coolidge Senator and serves as president of National Honor Society and Model United Nations, He is a winner of the Princeton Book Award and is a National Spanish Exam Gold Medalist. Ijams serves as editor-in-chief of the Taliaferro Times and is first chair violist in the school orchestra. He is an intern at Tulsa Global Alliance and co-facilitator of the Youth Philanthropy Initiative. He enjoys running, programming and machine learning, and studying languages. Ijams, whose sister was a 2017 Academic All-Stater, plans to attend Columbia University. Scholarship sponsor: T. D. Williamson, Inc.