MacCollum Scholarship – 1st Award – 2016
Congratulations Krysta!! – The first ever (and from now on – Annual) David V. MacCollum Scholarship Award was granted to Krysta Myers, a second year graduate student within the Environmental and Occupational Health Concentration in the Master’s of Public Health (MPH) program at the University of Arizona. Krysta is quoted as saying – “I am ecstatic to be awarded this scholarship. As a young, aspiring professional it is my honor to be awarded this scholarship that places an emphasis in leadership and academia for young safety professionals like myself.” The $1000 scholarship goes towards the 2016/2017 school year. Southern Arizona David V. MacCollum Visionary Scholarship Award Letter to Krysta Myers.
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