2018 HORIZONS Scholarship Celebration

HORIZONS scholarships
  • 8/8/2018 - 8/8/2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Holland & Knight, LLP
    800 17th Street NW, Suite 1100
    Washington,  DC  20006
  • Event Type : Meeting
    Event Code : 8WI1


Join Women In Defense to celebrate with the 2018 HORIZONS Scholarship recipients and hear first-hand how the HORIZONS Scholarship has impacted the lives of previous winners, as well discussion on the powerful impact of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) initiatives on the national security landscape. The Honorable Lisa Disbrow, former Under Secretary of the Air Force and Acting Secretary of the Air Force, will offer remarks during a keynote address.

The HORIZONS Scholarship Celebration event will feature:

  • remarks from inspiring women in the defense industry, including keynote address by the Honorable Lisa Disbrow
  • opportunities to network with colleagues and enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
  • complimentary headshots by a professional photographer, courtesy of our title sponsor, CALIBRE Systems, Inc.



The Honorable Lisa Disbrow


Through HORIZONS Scholarships, established in 1988, Women In Defense provides resources to women who excel academically and are either employed or planning careers in U.S. defense, foreign policy or national security. Scholarships provide financial assistance to further the educational objectives of women committed to serving the United States. More information can be found here.


Kimberly Williams
(703) 247-2578