2006 Professor Harry Simons Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship for the Study of Accounting Recipient
Biography: Lillian Hecht is a third-year Business Economics student, with a Minor in Accounting. She has interned with Smith Barney and PricewaterhouseCoopers. She is currently a Resident Assistant in Hedrick Summit, and she loves to watch UCLA sports in her spare time, work on her car, and eat frozen yogurt.
Future Plans: Lilly hopes to graduate from UCLA this year. She would like to study and travel abroad in Europe over the summer. After that, she plans on working for PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor and eventually earn her CPA. Future ambitions may include earning her MBA or a law degree.
What does the scholarship mean to me?: Thank you so much for the Simons scholarship! It means so much to me that I will not have to worry about my finances this year. I am thankful to be able to attend UCLA, one of the greatest schools in the nation. This scholarship will help me reach my goals for the future.