NSU Newsroom

SharkBytes

Horizons

This version of NSU News has been archived as of February 28, 2019. To search through archived articles, visit nova.edu/search. To access the new version of NSU News, visit news.nova.edu.

This version of SharkBytes has been archived as of February 28, 2019. To search through archived articles, visit nova.edu/search. To access the new version of SharkBytes, visit sharkbytes.nova.edu.

News Releases Archive

Contact

Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

nova.edu/prmc

SharkBytes Archives

Contact

Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

(954) 262-5353
(800) 541-6682 x25353
Fax: (954) 262-3954
communications@nova.edu

Essay Contest Winners Receive Fischler School Scholarships

NSU’s Fischler School of Education and Human Services recently announced the winners of more than $15,000 in scholarships from the annual Miami HEAT/Fischler School essay contest. The winners submitted a 250-words-or-fewer essay on the theme: “Tell us why you or someone you know would cause an effect and change the world with a college degree.”

The winners were:

  • Grand Prize: $10,000 scholarship to NSU’s Fischler School
    Yvonne Yearwood of Plantation
  • First-Place Prize: $5,000 scholarship to NSU’s Fischler School
    Eric Atkins of Miami
  • Second-Place Prize: $2,500 scholarship to NSU’s Fischler School
    Veranika Johnson of Miramar

The essays were judged by a panel of Fischler School faculty and administrators on the basis of content and overall theme concept.

Please visit www.fischlerschool.nova.edu for more information about the Fischler School’s program offerings.