Category: Awards

Selected as a 2018 Truman Scholar from Alabama!

I am thrilled to announce that I’ve been selected as a 2018 Truman Scholar from Alabama, a highly competitive federal scholarship for college juniors who plan to pursue a career in public service. The Truman Scholarship provides $30,000 in funding for graduate school as well as leadership development and internship placements. This year, 59 students…
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Received James H. Faulkner State Community College Paralegal Award

On April 24, 2016, I was selected to receive the Paralegal Award from James H. Faulkner State Community College which is presented to one graduating student for outstanding scholarship in the division. My paralegal instructor, Mr. Michael Congiardo, Esq., prepared remarks and presented the award at the Phi Theta Kappa Awards Day ceremony. He said…
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Won $2,500 Scholarship from the Secular Student Alliance!

I am proud to announce that I was one of the four winners selected for a $2,500 student activist scholarship from the Secular Student Alliance! The Secular Student Alliance’s mission is to “empower[] secular students to proudly express their identity, build welcoming communities, promote secular values, and set a course for lifelong activism.” They “envision…
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Al.com coverage of American Atheists’ 2014 Activist of the Year Award

On April 7, 2015, Alabama Media Group / the Mobile Press-Register covered the 2014 Activist of the Year Award I received from American Atheists in recognition of my separation of church and state and LGBT rights activism in Alabama. For her activism, Scott was awarded “Atheist Activist of the Year” by the American Atheists organization…
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Received American Atheists’ 2014 Activist of the Year Award

On Easter weekend, I attended American Atheists‘ national convention held at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. During the costume dinner in the Venetian Room, President David Silverman presented me with the prestigious 2014 Activist of the Year Award in recognition of my separation of church and state and LGBT rights activism in Alabama. The…
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Inducted into the Pi Psi Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

On February 22, 2015, I was inducted into Faulkner State Community College’s Pi Psi Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society in recognition of my achievement in maintaining a cumulative 4.0 GPA. Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society of two-year colleges with over 1,250 chapters in 6 of 7 continents, and Faulkner…
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