Congressman Paul Gosar to Serve on the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Arizona Honorary Committee

Feb 9, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                            February 9, 2011

CONTACT:                                                                                                                            Stefani Zimmerman
202-225-2315

 

Congressman Paul Gosar to Serve on the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Arizona Honorary Committee

 

WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar, DDS (AZ-01) has been selected to serve on the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Arizona Honorary Committee. 

 

“I am honored to serve on this important committee,” said Gosar.  “Our men and women in uniform, along with their loving families, sacrifice so much to protect the liberties that our nation treasures.     By providing military families with scholarships to send their children to school, we are ensuring that our future generation of leaders has access to the best educational opportunities.  I applaud the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation for their tireless work and support of our military families.”

 

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is the nation’s oldest and largest needs-based scholarship organization supporting U.S. military families.  Since 1962, the Foundation has provided 25,000 scholarships valued at more than $60 million, including $4,250,000 to more than 1,400 students for the 2010-2011 academic year.

 

Dr. Paul Gosar is serving his first term in Congress as the Representative to Arizona’s First Congressional District.  As a healthcare provider and small business owner, Gosar is focused on bringing jobs back to the district, reforming health care, reining in government spending and ensuring that his constituents are involved in the solution process.  For more information, visit his website at www.gosar.house.gov

 

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