Midwest Superstore supported the pursuit of higher education with two National FFA Organization scholarships to local Hutchinson students.
Online PR News – 08-May-2013 – Hutchinson, Kansas – Midwest Superstore honored the pursuit of higher education by sponsoring two education scholarships. By helping individuals reach higher levels of educations they can achieve their full potential. The scholarships were through the National FFA Foundation. Both Ford and Toyota dealerships have a long history of supporting the National FFA Organization. Midwest Superstore is proud to assist local Hutchinson students.
The two recipients were Karissa Severud and Austin Eikleberry. They are from Buhler and Haven High School just outside of Hutchinson, Kansas. They were both awarded a $1,000 scholarship to attend a post-secondary school in the US. The awarded money can be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees, and room and board.
The National FFA Organization was formerly known as the FFA or Future Farmers of America. It was founded in 1928 to help prepare future generations for the challenges of feed a growing population. Today the organization has expanded to help its members develop their talents and explore interests in a broad range of pathways.
The National FFA Organization is offering $2.1 million in scholarship in 2013. The scholarships are sponsored by businesses, like Midwest Superstore, and individuals. They are granted to students based on a selection process that takes the whole background of a student into account. The students are selected according to a number of factors including FFA involvement, work experience, Supervised Agriculture Experience, community service, leadership skills, and academics.
To learn more about Midwest Superstore’s community involvement, stop by the Hutchinson dealership. There the friendly staff will explain how to get involved and make a difference. Midwest Superstore is a Ford and Toyota dealership with a large selection of vehicles to choose from and with a full-line service center. To see more of Midwest Superstore’s community involvement follow them on Facebook and Twitter.
About Midwest Superstore
Midwest Superstore, located in Hutchinson, Kansas, near Wichita, offers a wide selection of Ford, Lincoln, Toyota, and pre-owned vehicles to the surrounding area. It is their goal to satisfy ever customer with a no hassle and full disclosure way of doing business. They provide a full service dealership with friendly sales staff, expert service technicians and the best finance team around. Customers can stop in today to talk with the friendly staff and test drive a new car, or visit them online at midwestsuperstore.com/ to browse through their entire inventory.