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AAFSW Merit Scholarship Recipients 2015

AAFSW is pleased to announce the winners of our 2015 Merit Scholarships.


The AAFSW High School/Gap Year Merit Scholarship ($2,000) was awarded to Patrick Odlum, son of Geoff and Jennifer Odlum. This award honors an outstanding high school senior or gap year student.

The AAFSW College Merit Scholarship ($2,000) was awarded to Meredith Hilton, daughter of Olivia and Robert Hilton. This award recognizes an outstanding student currently enrolled in college.

The Judy Felt Memorial Volunteerism Scholarship ($1,000) has been awarded to Kendall Thompson,  daughter of Dean and Jane Thompson. This award, which was created to honor the late Art & BookFair Chair Judy Felt, honors a student with an exceptional record of community service.

The AAFSW Best Essay Award ($500) was awarded to Sofia Tipton, daughter of Bernadita and Joseph Tipton. This award honors a student for writing an outstanding essay on how growing up in a Foreign Service family has affected plans for college, work and/or life.

To learn more about this year’s outstanding recipients, check out the full article.