We congratulate the accomplished students who were awarded our 2018 “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 2018 Educational Scholarships were $2,500 for each student.


Eastern Region Central Region Western Region
Jordon Bell
Chalfont, PA
Alexander Hongslo
Lenexa, KS
Shelby Carlson
Chandler, AZ
Zoe Griffin
Orlando, FL
Callie Hoobler
Horton, KS
Sarah Fry
Troy, ID


Please watch our website for information about the upcoming 2018-19 scholarships, including application criteria and deadlines. The application period for these scholarships will begin on Nov. 1, 2018 and close on April 1, 2019.