Robert Grove is the son of Colleen Grove, an agent at CBS Home. He graduated from Elkhorn High School in 2010.
Robert was founder and president of the Elkhorn Science Club, treasurer of Future Business Leaders of America, and captain of the Academic Decathlon team. He also assisted with research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Robert placed first in state in the National Merit Scholar economics challenge, and first in state for cell biology in the Science Olympiad. He also took third place in health science in the Science Olympiad. He was named an Omaha World-Herald Outstanding Scholar/first academic team.
Robert is attending the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is majoring in economics and biology.