The West Michigan World Trade Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to maintaining West Michigan’s competitive edge in the global marketplace. As part of this commitment, the organization wishes to encourage students to expand their academic knowledge by offering them scholarships for qualified study abroad programs. Scholarships will be awarded to students from West Michigan post-secondary academic institutions in amounts up to $1,000 and are based on program costs and financial need.
The West Michigan World Trade Association is pleased to announce the selection of Alan Carter as its 2016 Scholarship Winner. Attending Grand Valley State University, Alan majors in Advertising, Public Relations and Spanish. He has gained acceptance to a year long program in Salamanca, Spain. The WMWTA scholarship will partially defray associated expenses of living abroad.