MISSOULA, Montana – The Outdoor Writers Association of America awarded one of its three scholarships for the 2016-17 school year to John David Santi II, a junior studying integrated marketing and communications at the University of Mississippi. He received $1,500.
OWAA’s Education Committee, chaired by Jack Ballard, reviewed scholarship applications, scored them based upon pre-determined criteria and selected the winners.
Recipients are paid at the commencement of the fall semester, and also receive a one-year student membership in Outdoor Writers Association of America. For more information and to learn about how to apply, visit http://owaa.org/programs/scholarships-fellowships/bodie-mcdowell-scholarship/.