Milken Scholar 2021
Scholar Profile

Abbie Maemoto



Abbie Maemoto, valedictorian of Palos Verdes High School, is a National Merit Commended Scholar, Coca-Cola Scholar, and National AP Scholar. She is a 3-time recipient of the President’s Gold Volunteer Service Award and was named a Top 5 Research and Development Biomedical Scholar from the Southern California Biomedical Council. She is founder and CEO of BiomediGirls, a student-run organization which has connected students to resources including scholarships for research internships and online courses. Abbie will study Bioengineering at Stanford.

High school:  Palos Verdes High School


College Year Degree
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
2025 B.S. Bioengineering