Meet the WTS-OC
2018 Scholarship Winners
Back row, from left: WTS-OC Scholarship Committee member Birgitta Ongawan and scholarship winners Shaina Patel, Codi Weisz, Tara Esfahani, Tien Dang and Karina Schneider. Front row, from left: Scholarship winners Irene Martinez Josemaria, Paulina Mendez and Annaleigh Yahata, Scholarship Chair Katrina Wu, Scholarship Committee member Allison Jenney, and scholarship winners Sabrina Luo and Jamie Chang. Not pictured: Sara Siddiqui.
To encourage women pursuing careers in transportation, the Orange County chapter of WTS offers multiple graduate, undergraduate and high school scholarships to girls and women in Southern California. At the 2018 annual gala, WTS-OC awarded 11 scholarships totaling $51,500:
$4,500 each to four graduate students
$5,000 each to four undergraduate students
$4,500 each to three high school students
Watch the videos and read the bios below to learn more about the future female leaders in the transportation industry: