“Fujitsu is proud to partner with Richardson ISD to recognize STEM achievement within our community”
RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2021
Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. has awarded two Fujitsu STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the Richardson Independent School District (RISD) for excellence in STEM learning.
Winners of the 2021 Fujitsu STEM Scholarships are named below:
- Camille Elizabeth Kutter, Richardson High School - $5000
- Zachary Katz, Richardson High School - $5000
To qualify for the Fujitsu STEM Scholarships, the winners met the following criteria, with awards based on a combination of financial need, academic performance and personal character:
- Achieved a minimum GPA of 5.0
- Studied four years of science, technology, engineering and/or math classes with B’s or better
- Will enter a two or four-year college or university to major in a STEM field
- Received two written recommendations from among student’s STEM teachers, counselors, and extracurricular instructors.
- Wrote an essay describing their decision to choose a STEM field as their major and specify their major STEM field of study
“Fujitsu is proud to partner with Richardson ISD to recognize STEM achievement within our community,” said Doug Moore, president and chief executive officer at Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. “We applaud this year’s recipients for their accomplishments in STEM, and wish them great success in the future.”
“On behalf of the Richardson ISD Foundation, I would like to extend a heartfelt gratitude to Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. for the generous donation of two $5,000 STEM scholarships for students of Richardson ISD. These scholarships will help two deserving seniors achieve their goals in the STEM field of study,” said J. Douglas Burnside, Chair of the Richardson ISD Excellence in Education Foundation. “Fujitsu has been a long-term supporter of our Foundation. Without the support of our community partners like Fujitsu, the Richardson ISD Foundation would not be able to accomplish our mission of advancing impactful opportunities to all within the District.”
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 130,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 3.9 trillion yen (US$35 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020. For more information, please see http://www.fujitsu.com
About Fujitsu Network Communications Inc.
Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., is a trusted partner to a broad spectrum of customers across all industries, enabling them to realize the maximum value from their communications networks. We are a market-leading U.S.-based manufacturer of network equipment and a top U.S. patent holder in optical networking. Our solutions combine the best wireline, wireless, and software technology with extensive multivendor services expertise to deliver custom, end-to-end network integration and management solutions. For more information, please see http://us.Fujitsu.com/telecom, connect with us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/Fujitsu-network-communications, and follow us on Twitter @FujitsuFNC.
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