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 at least $1,000 and are based on program costs and financial need.
The West Michigan World Trade Association is pleased to announce the selection of Alessia Restivo as its 2017 Scholarship Winner. Attending Aquinas, Alessia majors in French and International Business. She has gained acceptance to a semester long program in Angers, France. The WMWTA scholarship will partially defray associated expenses of living abroad.