The US Army Women’s Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 Trident University International Scholarship will be awarded to Staff Sergeant Beatriz Berry, U.S. Army, Retired. SSG Beatriz Berry will receive a full-ride scholarship to complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Homeland Security at Trident University International.
SSG Beatriz Berry, U.S. Army Retired, served in the U.S. Army for nearly 15 years as a Combat Medic and Licensed Practical Nurse. She was medically retired from the U.S. Army in April 2013. During her service, she served in several overseas tours to include Bosnia and a 12-month tour with the 228th Combat Support Hospital in Mosul, Iraq. She excelled in her duties as a respected leader, non-commissioned officer, Combat Medic, and Licensed Practical Nurse.
In response to her selection, SSG Beatriz Berry wrote,
“It is a high honor to have been selected for the Army Women’s Foundation (AWF) -Trident University International Scholarship. Thank you for your generous gift, which will allow me to complete my degree in Homeland Security. This scholarship has strongly impacted my college experience by not worrying about finances and concentrating on my education. It will also allow me to pay it forward, which is something I strongly believe. As I work on completing my degree at Trident University with your generous and thoughtful gift, I will ensure to make you proud every step of the way. I have never been more honored than I am at this moment. I am so thankful for the Army Women’s Foundation Scholarship Program and look forward to exceeding your expectations. Thank you again for this opportunity and your generous gift. It truly is an honor. “
-SSG Beatriz Berry, U.S. Army, Retired
The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation recognizes the importance of education and its role in personal, professional, and economic fulfillment. It is our honor to partner with Trident University International to help empower Army women to achieve their education and career goals. Annually, we award full-ride scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, or Ph.D. studies to qualifying Army women. Thank you to Trident University International for providing this scholarship and tremendous opportunity.