Flinn Foundation

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Bree Aldridge Flinn Scholar

Flinn Scholars

31st class of Flinn Scholars to attend Arizona public universities

The 2016 Flinn Scholarship has been awarded to 20 of Arizona’s highest-achieving high-school seniors, who will receive an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university. The highly competitive merit-based scholarship includes the cost of tuition at one of the three state universities, funding for room and board, support for at least two […]

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Civic Leadership

Application opens for Fall 2016 Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy

Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy. Through a competitive application process, approximately 35 Arizonans will be selected to join the network of nearly 225 Flinn-Brown Fellows from the state’s business, agricultural, industry, education, nonprofit, and public sectors–and from many walks of life and perspectives. As they join the statewide […]

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Bioscience

Arizona bioscience job growth rate continues to outpace nation

Arizona’s bioscience industry has sustained its momentum and continues its long-standing trend of impressive job growth and high wages, a new report shows. In addition, risk capital reached its highest figure in four years, and all measures of bioscience tech transfer at Arizona universities are on the rise, with increases in startups, invention disclosures, patents, […]

Stacy Tucker, Flinn Foundation Vice President and CFO

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Flinn Foundation names Stacy L. Tucker new Chief Financial Officer

The Flinn Foundation has named Stacy L. Tucker its new Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, a position responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s investment, financial, accounting, and business activities. Tucker, who joined the Foundation in early March, also is responsible for financial reporting, auditing, budgeting, internal controls, insurance, employee benefits, and the preparation of annual […]