Garner Industries CEO Scott McLain announced the first-ever recipients of the Garner Industries Scholarship at Garner’s annual employee appreciation breakfast on Thursday, July 19. This educational scholarship was established to provide support for children of Garner Industries employees who are enrolled full-time in an associates or undergraduate program.
This year Garner was proud to award four $2,500 scholarships to the following students:
- Nhu Tran is working towards a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with an expected graduation in December 2020.
- Constance Cushman is completing general education requirements this year at Southeast Community College. She plans to transfer to the University of Nebraska to complete her bachelor’s degree in environmental studies.
- Tyson Krehnke will be a senior accounting major at Nebraska Wesleyan. Tyson plans to pursue a CPA.
- Tony Ong will be attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln as a freshman this fall, majoring in computer science.
Applications were evaluated based on academic performance, community engagement, and educational goals. Garner Industries plans to continue to award the Garner Scholarship on an annual basis as a part of its ongoing initiative of supporting employees and their families.