MSMS Alumnus Wins Gates-Cambridge Scholarship

MSMS graduate Lucas Ferguson. Photo courtesy the Commercial Dispatch.

MSMS graduate Lucas Ferguson. Photo courtesy the Commercial Dispatch.

A graduate of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science is the first Mississippi State University student in history to win the prestigious Gates-Cambridge Scholarship.

Lucas Ferguson, who is originally from Batesville, graduated from MSMS in 2013. The scholarship will allow him to spend the next few years studying at the postgraduate level at the University of Cambridge in England.

You can read more about Lucas by clicking here.