NEWS-01: 2014 USSVI Scholarship Donation list to date
Submitted by: Paul Orstad - Scholarship Chairman on 6/11/2014
Shipmates, I have posted the latest Donation list for the
USSVI "Sub Vets" Scholarship Program.Several bases have been doing well to support the scholarship fund and
you make me very proud.
We also named a new scholarship in Memory of WWII subvet
Robert "Robbie" Robertson.There is also a list of all the donors for the Robert "Robbie"
Robertson Memorial Scholarship and also for the Tim VeArd Memorial Scholarship.
In addition, we added back the USS Sennet Reunion
Association's Memorial Scholarship.
Also, we had several donations for Cal Council,
Marblehead Base, the Gilbert "Gil" Shaddock Memorial scholarship, USS
Sennet Reunion Assoc. and USS Tunny Assoc. shipmates on Patrol.
Lastly we also have two shipmates who were honored by
Honoring our shipmates going on Eternal Patrol by
investing in the children of submariners is what the Sub Vet Scholarship
Program is all about
I will be, hopefully, finishing the this year
scholarships this next week and I will get the word out shortly thereafter.
We had 79 candidates, 38 in each group (high school &
college) with an equal amount in each group.The Scholarship board will make final approval shortly.