Long Island Implant & Cosmetic Dentistry Scholarship Winners
This unique scholarship opportunity was created to give single mothers financial assistance as they pursue a college degree and future career. Balancing single motherhood, work and school is an enormous challenge faced by a growing number of American women, especially with the cost of higher education being so exorbitant. This scholarship award is intended to give encouragement to single mothers as they take their careers to the next level and make a better lives for themselves and their families.
We were overwhelmed at the large number of qualified candidates and were honored and privileged to share their inspiring stories through their essay submissions. Choosing a winner was not easy. We wish all of the applicants continued success in their lives and careers.
2015 Scholarship Award Winner
Tracy Birts – $500
Tracy Birts is a single mother of one child who is currently enrolled at Colorado Technical University in Aurora, Colorado. In her essay, Birts stated she has had to learn how to manage her time wisely to achieve balance between motherhood, work and school. She has met the challenge because she believes by earning her degree, she can inspire others in her family to achieve their goals as well. Birts will be receiving a $500 scholarship from Long Island Implant and Cosmetic Dentistry to continue to pursue her education and professional goals.