Posted at: 01/29/2012 6:55 PM
Updated at: 02/05/2013 10:47 AM
By: Laura Lee
(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Abi Tobiason is a recipient of a "Beat the Odds" scholarship by the RCTC Foundation.
It's awarded to young women who have overcome tremendous obstacles and yet, their resilience proves anything can be achieved.
Tobiason suffered a tremendous loss in her life but she's using her strength and courage to make a difference.
Tobiason says she's not sure what she wants to major in college, but knows music will remain a big part of her life, not only for her, but for her father.