SC&RF announces scholarship winners

21 May 2020

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Foundation (SC&RF) has selected the winners of its 2020 collegiate scholarship program as well as the first round of its vocational/technical scholarship winners.


The Collegiate Scholarship recipients are as follows:

Grace Erlinger, Peachtree City, GA, was awarded a $1,000 Jay Shiffler Memorial Scholarship. She is pursuing a B.S. degree in chemical and biochemical engineering from Georgia Tech. Her father is the SE district manager at Link-Belt Construction Equipment.

Elise Freuh, Nashport, OH, received a $1,000 Terex Continuing Education Scholarship. She is pursuing a B.S. degree in civil engineering from Mount Union University. Her father is the president at Fruhquip, Inc.

Amanda Quintanilla, Huntertown, IN, received a $2,000 IUOE Continuing Education Scholarship. She is a corporate recruiter at Buchanan Hauling & Rigging and is pursuing an MBA in human resources management from Indiana Tech.


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Jessica Rios, Central Point, OR, received a $4,000 George Bragg Memorial Scholarship. She attends Capella University where she is pursuing an M.A. in human resource management. She is human resource manager at Combined Transport, Inc.

Jacqueline Shrader, Yulee, FL, was awarded a $2,000 George Young Memorial Scholarship. She currently works in data entry with A1A Software and is pursuing a B.S. degree in information systems from the University of North Florida.

The Vocational/Technical Scholarship recipient:

Caiden Lee, Clearwater, FL, was awarded a $2,500 Anderson Trucking Continuing Education Scholarship to obtain multiple ASE certifications in Diesel Systems Technician I and II at Pinellas Technical College. He works as a mechanic assistant at R and S Motorsports in Largo, Fla.

Partner In Education Scholarship recipient:

Arielle Simms, Sabine Pass, TX, was awarded 50 percent tuition for a CICB Crane Operator Course through the Partners In Education program. She works as an excavator and dozer operator for Entact LLC, a soil remediation company in Sabine Pass.

Specialized Carriers & Rigging Foundation (SC&RF) has selected the winners of its 2020 collegiate scholarship program as well as the first round of its vocational/technical scholarship winners.


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