FLAGSTAFF, Arizona – The Terracon Foundation awarded local student, Fallon Polich, a scholarship to assist her in earning a bachelor’s degree in biology at Northern Arizona University.
The Terracon Foundation provides the children and dependents of Terracon employees the opportunity to continue their education through scholarship assistance. The foundation presents scholarship awards up to $2,000 per student with total scholarship awards up to $25,000.
Polich is the daughter of Terracon employee, Tracy Tefft, who is a marketing coordinator for the North Rocky Mountain Region. Tefft thanked the foundation for the scholarship.
“I want to thank Terracon for selecting Fallon as a recipient of The Terracon Foundation Scholarship,” Tefft said. “It was a great surprise to learn that she would be receiving the scholarship. The generosity of Terracon will enable Fallon to continue her education.”
Polich also thanked the foundation for the scholarship.
“Thank you for providing me with your support and encouragement during my academic career,” Polich said. “This scholarship has given me the opportunity to rise above limitations and reach my goals.”
The Terracon Foundation was established in 2008 with a goal of investing more in the community. The program expanded considerably during 2012 to provide a broader range of grant opportunities throughout the country. In addition to employee dependent scholarships, The Terracon Foundation also provides national partner grants, university grants, and community grants.
Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 3,000 employees providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services from more than 140 offices in 40 states nationwide. Terracon currently ranks 38th on Engineering News-Record’s List of Top 500 Design Firms. For additional information about Terracon, please visit: www.terracon.com