2016-2017 LGBTQ+ Undergraduate Book Awards
Congratulations to Melissa Nogues, Haley Zilberberg, and Nicholas Cheke who received the 2016-2017 LGBTQ+ Undergraduate Book Award for their outstanding leadership in the LGBTQ+ community. Each student received $250 for books and materials.
The recipients were selected by LGBTQ+ Services within Student Development and Enrollment Services through an application process.
Justin Andrade, coordinator LGBTQ+ Services, stated, “I am very thankful that we are able to utilize funds to support LGBTQ+ student leaders to achieve academic success at UCF.” Funds for the scholarship were provided through the Believe Campaign faculty and staff contributions. “I wanted to ensure that the donations provided were distributed to the current and future student leaders of the LGBTQ+ community for their outstanding work.”