Bridget Walsh

Awarded $2,500 on 8/17/2015

Bridget is freshman at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio pursuing an engineering degree.  Her interest in alternative fuel is her motivation to study renewable energy resources for use in the automotive industry.  The goal is to improve the environment, reduce costs, ease accessibility, and increase popularity for the average person to become more inclined to take part in the green movement.

In high school, Bridget participated as student council, advancement leadership team officer, recruiting committee member, captain of the Mock Trial team, volunteers in her community and worked a part-time job for the past three years.  As written in a recommendation letter by her English Department Chair, “She isn’t one to participate at a surface level but instead throws her full enthusiasm and dedication into everything; she is one of the brightest students and hardest workers.”  Bridget hails from Cincinnati Ohio.  The scholarship was sponsored by Meritor.