Petinrin Damilola graduated from the Federal University of Technology Akure with a Bachelor of Technology (Honors) degree in Industrial Chemistry in 2018. She joined iSI as a scholar in 2020 and won the EducationUSA award the same year, which kick-started her graduate school journey. Currently, she is a graduate student at the University of Kentucky with a research focus in Environmental Chemistry. She is passionate about rendering help to people in her own little way, just as she has received.
She actively volunteers for iSI as a mentor for new scholars, helping scholars navigate the graduate school application process. Damilola spends her free time enjoying her own company. She is currently serving as the iSI Manager for Development and Mentoring.