Anne Ackerman Scholarship Recipients

The 2012-2013 Anne Ackerman Public Service Scholarship has been awarded to Catherine Houlihan, Nancy Vazquez, and Raul Mas.

About the Anne Ackerman Public Service Scholarship:

In 1989, the Forum of North Dade established the Anne Ackerman Public Service Scholarship in honor of the memory and contributions of Anne Ackerman to public service in South Florida. The Department of Public Administration will award up to three $2,500 Anne Ackerman Public Service Scholarships in Fall 2012 (toward Spring 2013 expenses or tuition). Selection Criteria (conditions are decided by the donors to the scholarship fund) include:

  • Graduate full-time Status in good standing in a graduate Public Administration program at FIU
  • Graduate of a Miami-Dade County high school
  • Currently residing in Miami-Dade County (copy of license required)
  • Record and/or Potential for civic leadership
  • Financial need, AND
  • Recipient must be returning to school as a full time student in Spring 2013