Wabash National Corporation Congratulates Family Members on Industry Scholarship Awards
Students of Wabash National® associates awarded nearly $10,000 in scholarships from Truckload Carriers Association
LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Aug. 18, 2014 – As a member of the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA), Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) congratulates three family members of company associates who won scholarships totaling nearly $10,000 for the 2014–15 academic year from the TCA Scholarship Fund.
Scholarship winners are:
“On behalf of Wabash National, I would like to thank the TCA for making this scholarship available to its members, as well as supporting education in the trucking industry as a whole," said Dick Giromini, president and chief executive officer. “We are pleased to be able to offer industry-related scholarship opportunities to our associates and their families to support the pursuit of their academic goals.”
Since 1973, the Truckload Carriers Association has been helping students associated with the truckload industry fund their college educations. The students who apply for TCA scholarships are employees, children, or grandchildren of employees or independent contractors of TCA members. Much of the program’s support comes from within the truckload family.
Award recipients must demonstrate scholastic achievement, maintain full-time student status, and be an individual of high character and integrity.
For more information about TCA scholarship winners, please visit www.truckload.org/scholarships.
Headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) is a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems. Established in 1985, the company manufactures a diverse range of products including: dry freight and refrigerated trailers, platform trailers, bulk tank trailers, dry and refrigerated truck bodies, truck-mounted tanks, intermodal equipment, aircraft refueling equipment, structural composite panels and products, trailer aerodynamic solutions, and specialty food grade and pharmaceutical equipment. Its innovative products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash National®, Beall®, Benson®, Brenner® Tank, Bulk Tank International, DuraPlate®, Extract Technology®, Garsite, Progress Tank, Transcraft®, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, and Walker Transport. Visit www.wabashnational.com to learn more.