The Farrells - Invest in Education at Bay College

9/20/2016
 

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: The late Robert (Pat) & Janet Farrell established a scholarship at the time of their passing to assist students at Bay College. 
 
The Bay College Foundation is excited to announce the development of the Robert and Janet Farrell Scholarship to assist students at Bay College.

The Farrells were both employed at local businesses for many years in the Escanaba area.  Robert (more commonly known as Pat) passed away in January 2010, and Janet passed in March 2016.  The Farrells had a strong belief in giving back to the community and supporting higher education. 

The Robert & Janet Farrell Scholarship was established at the time of their passing to be awarded each year to a full-time, freshman Bay College student from Delta County.  “The Farrell’s belief in education will help numerous students at Bay College receive a degree and advance their future,” stated Kim Carne, Vice President of Advancement / Foundation at Bay College.  “The Farrell’s investment in education will live on forever in the hearts and minds of many.”

Bay College students can apply for scholarships online at www.baycollege.edu/scholarshipapp.  The deadline to apply for Winter semester scholarships is October 15th.  The Foundation awards nearly 300 scholarships each year.

Founded in 1972, the Bay College Foundation connects businesses, organizations and individuals to the rewards of changing lives and advancing communities with higher education.

For more information on the Bay College Foundation, visit www.baycollege.edu/foundation, email foundation@baycollege.edu or call 906-217-1700.
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