Yessica is studying her fifth year of nursing at the Specialized Institute for Health Professionals. She lives with her 4-year-old son, her five-months-old baby,  and her mother. She decided to study nursing because is a rewarding and satisfaying field, especially because she can lend a hand to others, and help them improve their health.  Yessica’s life has been impacted positively by the scholarship program, so she wants to give back to her community, and help other young people get an education. As a mother, Yessica has faced many challenges in order to keep going with her education, however she is a determined woman, and will eventually complete her education despite her  obstacles.