3M scientists create Sankofa Scholarship to support Black students
December 6, 2021
3M scientists and University donors Jayshree Seth (left) and Raghu Padiyath established the University of Minnesota Sankofa Scholarship following racial unrest in Minneapolis.
“Racial disparities resulting from systemic racism impact many aspects of Black lives, including the lack of representation in STEM. This inequity must be addressed since STEM professionals and academics have a huge influence in shaping our future world,” Seth said.