05 Jul AATCC Foundation Awards More Than $14,000
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — June 29, 2011 — The AATCC Foundation awards thousands of dollars in grants and prizes each year. Congratulate the Color Solutions International scholar, the Gavin Family Scholarship recipient, and the seven Metro Scholarship winners!
Amanda Grisham, from Oregon State University, was awarded the 2011 Color Solutions International Textile & Apparel Design Scholarship. Grisham recently completed her junior year as an Apparel Design & Merchandise Management major. She is also pursuing a minor in Business & Entrepreneurship. Grisham says her career goal is to “create garments that are functional, practical, and beautiful.” Advisor Brigitte Cluver says Grisham has already sought out “opportunities to better prepare herself for her future career”-including joining AATCC as a student and attending a regional meeting of the Association. The US$2,500 Color Solutions International scholarship is awarded annually to a student studying textile or apparel design…