Chaparral Boats Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $90,000 in college scholarships to nine graduating seniors within the Chaparral and Robalo family.
“Our employees are some of the hardest working people in the marine industry and we are proud to help their families each year with our scholarship program” said Buck Pegg, executive vice president of Chaparral and Robalo. “We feel that continued education is important and we are excited to support their children’s endeavors toward their chosen career path”.
Over the past 19 years Chaparral Boats Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC have awarded 52 scholarships totaling $483,000.
The 2016 Scholarship Award Recipients are:
- Austin Clements, Parent is Johnny Clements
- Hana Gaskins, Parent is Leisa Gaskins
- Kayde Golden, Parent is Angela Skinner
- Marissa Guest, Parent is Misty Guest
- Rebecca Klinger, Parent is Jonathan Klinger
- Jacob Meeler, Parent is Mickey Meeler
- Austin Roberts, Parent is April Roberts
- Ryan Spires, Parent is Ronnie Spires
- Sharmaine White, Parents are Robert & Jessica White
Buck Pegg and company staff congratulated each recipient and their parents during a luncheon held in their honor on June 1.