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Tucson High senior named 2018 Flinn Scholar

Posted at 2:00 PM, May 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-18 00:21:16-04

A Tucson High Magnet school student has been named a 2018 Flinn Scholar. 

Waris Anderson is one of 22 high school seniors chosen for the scholarship. 

881 students applied. 

Anderson will receive tuition, room and board, as well as funding for two study-abroad experiences, and an off-campus internship. 

She is the only Flinn scholar from Tucson this year. 

Anderson plans to attend Arizona State University in the fall to study biological science.