Houston Safari Club awards 25 Dan L. Duncan Scholarship awards

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Houston Safari Club once again proudly announces the 2015 recipients of its Dan L. Duncan Scholarship awards. The 25 winners were chosen from hundreds of applicants.

These applicants must have a desire to protect and promote the sport of hunting and the principles of conservation. Applicants for these scholarships are undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Wildlife Management and/or Range Management. The ideal candidate must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership qualities and complete a thorough application process including recommendations, transcript reviews, and in some cases, providing thesis information.

Following a thorough review of all applicants, the Scholarship Selection Committee awarded 25, $5,000 scholarships. HSC, in conjunction with its charitable arm the American Conservation and Education Society, has awarded scholarships of more than $1.6 million dollars.

Congratulations to the 2015 Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Recipients:

Nicole Alonso — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Mary Annala — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Ryan Anthony — Sul Ross State University
Drew Arnold — Texas Tech University
Emily Belser — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Andrea Bruno — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Courtenay Conring — Texas Tech University
Caitlin Curry — Texas A&M University
Michelle Downey — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
John Edwards — Texas A&M University – Kingsville

Matthew Garrick — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Katie Guntly — Texas Tech University
Shannon Hall — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Kyle Hand — Stephen F. Austin University
Samuel Harryman — Texas Tech University
Ronald Paul Jankowiak — Sul Ross State University
Anastasia Krainyk — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
John Leonard — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Brandon Mitchell — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Dakota Neel — Texas Tech University
Lindsey Phillips — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Lindsay Roberts — Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Derek Wiley — Texas Tech University
Sean Yancey — Texas Tech University
Pierce Young — Texas A&M University – Kingsville

“The HSC Dan L Duncan Scholarship has consistently been given to the cream of the crop of dedicated, passionate, hunter conservationists across the state of Texas producing recipients working as ranch managers, professors in wildlife studies, research biologists and US Fish and Wildlife employees.” said Deb Cunningham, HSC Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Program chairman. “We are extremely of this outstanding program and we know that Dan would be equally proud.”

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