SAEMS 2018-2019 Scholarships Awarded
Since the SAEMS scholarships began in 1991, more than $220,000 in awards have been made to deserving University of Arizona students in the environmental field. Thank you to attendees and sponsors of the RCRA seminar, who each help to make the annual SAEMS scholarship awards possible!
Thank you as well to B.J. Cordova, Derek Koller, Noelle Espinosa, and Carlos Lopez for assisting with the selection of this year’s scholarship winners!
The applications are typically updated in December and released by early January, with a March due date before committee review. Interviews are typically held in April, with awardees announced in May.
If you are interested in serving on the SAEMS Education Committee/scholarship review for the next year, please speak with any member of the SAEMS Board.
Despite COVID, SAEMS was still able to award over $8,000 in Scholarship Funds to University of Arizona Students pursuing degrees in The Environmental, Health, and Safety Industries in the 2020-2021 Academic Year. Here is a list of this years recipients.
- Norma Villagómez-Márquez was awarded a $2,500 Scholarship.
- Jenna Honan was awarded a $2,000 Scholarship.
- Eric Carlson was awarded a $2,000 Scholarship.
- Ali Hossein Mardi was awarded a $1,500 Scholarship.
- Heather Altherr was awarded a $500 Scholarship.
To find out more about these amazing individuals and read their thank-you letter please visit our LinkedIn page