AWC student Sydney Arriga of San Luis, AZ, is heading to Oxford University this summer, to study during the month of July.
Arriaga earned scholarship support through the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which awarded her $4,500. The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, which sponsors the Gilman Scholarship, reviewed reviewed nearly 650 applications for over 250 awards.
In addition, Arriga received a $3,000 scholarship from the AWC Foundation to cover additional tuition and program fees.
In the photo: L-R: Frank Kidd, Board of Director member for AWC Foundation; Sydney Arriaga, AWC student; Renee Smith, Director of Institutional Advancement and Ken Kuntzelman, Director of International Programs.