The E. Urner Goodman
Billy W. Walley, Chairman of the Recognitions Subcommittee,
of the National Order of the Arrow Committee
is pleased to announce the selection of three recipients of the
E. Urner Goodman Scholarship. The purpose of the E. Urner
Goodman Scholarship fund program
is to assist Arrowmen preparing for a professional Scouting
career by helping to fulfill
the financial obligations of their college education.
E. Urner Goodman, founder of the Order of the Arrow,
was a teacher before entering the
professional service of the Boy Scouts of America in 1915.
This program was established as
a meaningful living memorial to the founder of the Order of
the Arrow by helping provide
needed financial resources that will perpetuate continued
individuals dedicated to professional Scouting Service.
The National Committee has agreed to fund $7,000 in scholarships.
The 2001 recipients and the amount they will receive include:
Mr. Andrew V. Zahn will receive the sum of $3,000. He is registered with the Hawkeye Area Council, Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Cho-Gun-Mun-A-Nock Lodge. He is a junior at the University of Northern Iowa, majoring in Public Administration. He is an Eagle Scout and is presently serving as Section Chief.
Mr. Seth Hill will receive the sum of $2,000. He is registered with the Greater Alabama Council, Birmingham, Alabama, - Coosa Lodge. He is a freshman majoring in Business Administration at Gadsden State Community College. He is an Eagle Scout, presently serving as Section Chief in his section.
Mr. Roberto Fernandez III will receive the sum of $2,000. He is registered with the South Florida Council, Miami, Florida - O-Shot-Caw Lodge. He is a Sophomore at Broward Community College, majoring in Anthropology. He is a Life Scout, a Venture Gold Award, and Ranger Award recipient and attended the 2000 Philmont Order of the Arrow Trail Crew.
The National OA Committee congratulates these fine
young representatives of the Boy Scouts
of America and the Order of the Arrow.