Portland, OR (PRWEB) November 15, 2010
Justin Jangraw, president of Astico Defense Corporation, was awarded the Pat Tillman Military Scholarship by Richard Lariviere, the president of the University of Oregon, during Veterans Day ceremonies in Eugene. The Tillman Military Scholarship is awarded to distinguished veterans and military family members to help defray the costs of higher education.
Jangraw is pursuing a business degree with the Oregon Executive MBA program in Portland. He earned his bachelor’s degree in International Politics from the United States Military Academy at West Point. After graduation, he entered the Army as an infantry officer, completing parachutist, air assault and Ranger schools. He was deployed twice to Iraq, earning the Bronze Star and Combat Infantryman’s Badge.
Currently, Jangraw serves as the president of Astico Defense Corporation. Astico Defense is a service disabled veteran owned company specializing in the distribution of military equipment – including government contracting and retail sales.