We congratulate the accomplished students who were awarded our 2023 “James Torkar Educational Scholarship.”

Each winner demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement and community service. This program benefits the children of members of the association and provides funding for tuition and other eligible expenses through an IRS 529 College Savings Plan or a direct payment to the educational institution.

The scholarships were $1,500 for each recipient.

Eastern Region:

Charlotte Masi
Riley Gilmore

Central Region:

Kelcy Bergstrom
Katherine Spence

Western Region:

Eliazar Maldanado
Emma Ryan


Please watch our website for information about the upcoming 2024 scholarships, including application criteria and deadlines. The application period for these scholarships will begin on Nov. 1, 2023 and close on April 1, 2024.