Air Force dependent Hannah Bear was awarded a $3,000 Jackson Casey Fund/ThanksUSA scholarship to continue a Communications major at Roanoke College. Hannah has a deep interest in equality activism and plans to add a minor in Sociology.
“After completing my undergraduate degrees, I hope to attend graduate school and broaden my Communications degree. I would like to use my writing and speaking skills to help make an international change for the betterment of our world.”
Most recently, Hannah's academic reputation earned her placement with the US-UK Fulbright Commission. As a Fulbright Summer Institute Participant, Hannah will spend three weeks at King’s College London and attend a course in leadership and invention titled Wonderland:100 Years of Children’s Literature. (press release)
“Thank you very much for awarding me the Jackson Casey Fund/ThanksUSA scholarship. Your support and investment in my education has meant the world to me and has allowed me to be the kind of person I have dreamed I would become.”