In support of the education of future eye care professionals, CooperVision and the National Optometric Association (NOA) have awarded three $1,000 scholarships to exceptional optometry students with a high interest in contact lenses. Announced during the Virtual Scholarship Awards Ceremony on June 27, the 2020 recipients of the Future Contact Lens Leader Scholarships are:
- Christina Huynh, Kentucky College of Optometry
- Jessica Olson Livermont, Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry
- Richard Wan, The Ohio State University College of Optometry
Scholarship recipients were selected based on their membership in the National Optometric Student Association, their academic standing at their respective optometry schools, and their demonstration of contact lens leadership based on their application essay and faculty recommendations.
Read the full press release here.