For her Gold Award project, RainCloud, Morgan designed a passive hand-sanitation device for use in areas without formal water infrastructure. Morgan will enter the global sustainability and development cohort of the Lassonde Studios at the University of Utah in fall 2016 to study mechanical engineering.
Both Akshitha and Morgan will be guest bloggers later this month when they will talk about their projects and their experience in Girl Scouts and give advice to other girls about entering STEM careers. Follow along!
From 2013 through 2017, the Alcoa Chuck McLane Scholarship Program will provide $10,000 scholarships to two girls a year. Learn more about these young women and the other Alcoa Chuck McLane Scholarship recipients.