Melbourne, FL, June 3, 2019– The Space Coast Women In Defense (SCWID) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 STEM Scholarship awards. SCWID has established a scholarship program to encourage women in Brevard County, Florida to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
SCWID awarded 15 scholarships from $500 to $1,000 to the following individuals: Brooke Humphrys, Kailey Flanagan, Lisa Bain, Soyoun Choi, Adrianna Roseman, Minh-Chau Le, Rachel White, Deborah Withrow, Ann Wassick, Gabriella Lloyd, Zaafira Haque, Anna Hinkle, Madison Roth, Leah Walker and Tram Anh Tran.
The scholarship recipients will be recognized at an awards ceremony on June 26, 2019 at the Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce Viera location at The Avenue Viera, 2261 Town Center Ave., Suite 103, Viera, FL. Keynote speaker, Dana Blickley, Brevard County Property Appraiser, will speak about the challenges and triumphs of her career along with the rewards of hard work and persistence.
This annual event is open to the public. People may register to attend this event at www.scwid.org. Cost for WID members is $20 and $25 for non-WID members; light hors d’oeuvres will be served.