Joshua Wiley is an incoming engineering student at Texas A&M University. Joshua was raised in the city of Allen, Texas before moving to Magnolia, Texas at 11 years old. Joshua chose to attend an Early College High School to challenge himself and for the opportunity to graduate with an associate degree and a high school diploma within four years. During his time at Tomball Star Academy, Joshua participated in a variety of organizations. Joshua was a Student Council Member, participated in his school’s Quiz Bowl team, and joined Phi Theta Kappa. In addition to organizations, Joshua volunteered in his community at the local pet shelter and with the Special Education program at a local junior high school. Joshua graduated Valedictorian of his early college high school and is going to Texas A&M University to continue his studies. The Gus Archie Scholarship will lighten his financial burden and allow him to focus on his studies at Texas A&M University. This award will assist Joshua in pursuing his goal of becoming an industry leader. Joshua is honored to receive this award and sends his deepest gratitude to the Society of Petroleum Engineers for offering him this generous award.