Start A Change Scholarship Winner

Start A Change Scholarship Winner

Kaplan University’s #StartAChange Scholarship winner, Brandon Walker, talks about receiving a full college scholarship. Brandon discusses how college will help change his life and how it could impact his entire community in a positive way.

Brandon Walker, a firefighter and EMT in his community of Fairview, Tennessee, talks about his reaction when he was told his friend, Jeremy Menear, nominated him for the Kaplan University #StartAChange Scholarship.

Jeremy shares his reasons for nominating Brandon and why he felt Brandon would be a worthy recipient of a college scholarship. Jeremy discusses the tremendous potential he sees in Brandon and why he believes a college degree will help Brandon impact the lives of other firefighters and his community.

As a firefighter, Brandon is a person with unlimited potential and someone with a chance to change many lives. A college degree could not only lead to changes in Brandon’s life, but could also impact the people and communities he serves. See how Brandon intends to use this special gift.

Learn more about Kaplan University’s scholarships and online degree programs, including the BS of Science in Fire and Emergency Management, at

Directed by Byron Watkins
Produced and edited by Windsong Productions
Footage captured by Justin McAleece, Ian McAleece & Kyle Gentz

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