SWTHA Scholarship Winners Announced
SWTHA educational scholarship grants for Region VIII (Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas) is funded under the AMERIND Risk’s Annual Scholarship Program. The goal of the scholarship grant is to assist in the education of American Indians and Alaskan Natives. The grant may be used for post-secondary or graduate level courses at an accredited educational institution for a course of study that will result in an accredited degree or vocational certification.
The winners were announced at the SWTHA Membership Meeting on May 6, 2019. Congratulations to the following students!
Kimberly Chapman-Natewa, Pueblo of Zuni – University of New Mexico Graduate Student, Medicine – $1250
Jaclyn Armijo, Santa Ana Pueblo – University of New Mexico Senior, Family and Child Studies – $1000
Ashley Beltran, Ysleta del Sur Pueblo – University of Texas at El Paso Senior, Nursing – $1000
The SWTHA Board is committed to assisting in the continued and progressive education of our Native American students, and we are pleased to offer this scholarship opportunity to our Region VIII post-secondary and graduate level students.