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Scholarships and Academic Awards Committee


  1. To recommend application requirements, selection standards, and objective evaluation methods for the annual scholarship competition; to recommend scholarship recipients and identify runners-up; to post the winning scholarship application essays at the annual convention.
  2. To review current scholarships and awards and make recommendations about creating or retiring awards.
  3. As necessary, coordinate with Service and Partnerships in the judging of applications for internships.
  4. In light of the Global Crisis, re-evaluate committee tasks and responsibilities so as to use Society resources, reducing costs where possible.


Leigh Dillard, Southern Regent

Board Members
Kaine Ezell Southwestern Regent
Lexey Bartlett Secretary/Treasurer
Kassia Waggoner High Plains Regent
Timothy Helwig Midwestern Regent
Felicia Steele Eastern Regent
Non-Board Members
Sid Watson Chapter Advisor
Corbett Upton Chapter Advisor
Karolyn Steffens Chapter Advisor
Larry Dennis Retired Chapter Advisor
Elfi Gabriel Director of Marketing and Technology