2019 Women In Defense HORIZONS Scholarship Celebration
8/8/2019 - 8/8/2019
1101 K St NW #500
Washington,  DC  20005
Event Type : Meeting
Event Code : 9WI1
Join Women In Defense to celebrate with the 2019 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. Dr. Stacey Dixon, Deputy Director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, 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
- opportunities to network with colleagues and emerging professionals
- scholar spotlights
- interactive panels on industry expectations and national security careers
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.