Chaparral Boats awards $24,000 in scholarships

Published online: Jun 28, 2010 News
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Chaparral Boats, Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $24,000 in college scholarships to four children of employees. This scholarship provides each recipient with $6,000 in total toward their four year education.


"We are proud to assist our employees as they manage the process of sending their children to college," said Jim Lane, President of Chaparral Boats Inc., and Robalo Boats LLC.  "We take great pride in advanced education and want to support our employees and their families as they develop their unique individual career paths."


Chaparral Boats, Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC have awarded over $ 108,000 to the sons and daughters of employees since 1997. 


The 2010 Scholarship Award Recipients are:


Eric Exum - Berrien County High School

Leigh Hancock - Berrien County High School

Parker Nix - Cook County High School

Randy Kent - Berrien County High School


Jim Lane, Buck Pegg, and company staff congratulated each recipient and their parents during a luncheon in their honor on June 23, 2010.


Chaparral Boats Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC are subsidiaries of Marine Products Corporation traded on the NYSE (MPX).

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