Hannah Faulkner was awarded a $3,000 Pershing Square Foundation/ThanksUSA scholarship to begin undergraduate studies at Sewanee: The University of the South.
An Army dependent, Hannah has always been drawn to the medical field. To prepare for the rigorous process of applying for medical school, she will major in Biochemistry.
Although she hasn't chosen a specific discipline, Hannah's explains that her goal is to make a difference and take a step towards a more advanced society in medicine. She has joined the Sewanee Health Professions Society to enhance her major and explore future careers.
Hannah is a member of the Sewanee Cross Country team and will run Track and Field in the spring. She also works at the Sewanee Post Office.
"Thank you for this wonderful opportunity and for awarding me the Pershing Square Foundation/ThanksUSA scholarship. It is encouraging to know that the descendants of military personnel have such an outstanding support system to be able to receive an education and accomplish our dreams."