Younger generations want to make a difference in the world and make an impact in the things that they do. I would say that being a safety professional is exactly that. Receiving the BCSP Foundation Scholarship has impacted my academic career significantly. As a non-traditional student, the cost of my academic career looms over me. Receiving this scholarship has helped me get five steps closer to reaching my dreams, and has propelled me through the remainder of my bachelor’s degree.