Congratulations to our 2015 NOVA Scholars! NOVA has awarded scholarships to 22 Navajo students studying STEM, Business and Engineering disciplines. This year’s recipients hail from Arizona State University, Diné College, Fort Lewis College, University of New Mexico, University of Phoenix, Northern Arizona University, Fashion Institute of Technology, New England College and Metropolitan State University of Denver.
NOVA has been awarding scholarships to Navajo students for many years, as part of its mission to give back to the economic prosperity of the Navajo Nation. Members of the scholarship committee and NOVA board members are excited to continue supporting the educational endeavors of Navajo students.
2015/2016 NOVA SCHOLAR RECIPIENTS:
Alyssa Neely, ASU; Brooke Overturf, ASU; Derrick Harvey, ASU; Shawn Bitsui, ASU; Randell Shorty, Diné College; Sylvita Slim, Diné College; Sheyenne Lacy, Fashion Institute of Technology; Tia Curley, Fort Lewis College; Brian Bex, Met State University of Denver; Erica Guy, New England College; Carl Haskie, NAU; Cecilia Bowsley, NAU; Chelena Betoney, NAU; Danielle Williams, NAU; Kenny Begay, NAU; Daven Tagaban, UNM; Diandra Bird, UNM; Pablo John, UNM; Shannon Peterson, UNM; Tonia Navakuku, UNM; DuWayne Begay, University of Phoenix; Leander Secody, University of Phoenix