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Welding Student Tracy Madrid Receives $2,500 Scholarship

June 1, 2016 -- CNM welding student Tracy Madrid is the recipient of the $2,500 Glenn W. Oyler Memorial Scholarship awarded by the American Welding Society. She can use the money for tuition and books.
Welding Student Tracy Madrid Receives $2,500 Scholarship

Jun 01, 2016

Madrid expects to complete her associate degree in Welding at CNM in August 2017 and hopes to get a well-paying welding job.

“I am honored and humbled that I have been chosen to receive the 2016-2017 Glenn W. Oyler Memorial Technical Scholarship,” Madrid said. “I would also like to thank the American Welding Society for its support and encouragement of future welders. What an incredible gift.”

She applied for the scholarship with the help of the American Welding Society and CNM welding instructors. A team at the American Welding Society reviewed all applications and asked for two personal references, a personal statement, transcript, grade point average and a letter of financial need.