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TBS Factoring to Support Veterans through Scholarship

Posted by Genie Wood on Mon, Oct 14, 2013 @ 11:37 AM

TBS Factoring Service recently announced that it will be awarding a $10,000 scholarship for trade school through the St. Christopher Truckers Development & Relief Fund to veterans of the U.S. military. 

Application submission for interested veterans began on October 1st and applications will continue to be accepted until November 15. The winner of the scholarship will be announced sometime in early December. The winner will be able to use the scholarship at the trade school of his or her choice, and will be awarded on the basis of financial need as well as a demonstrated interest in pursuing or advancing a career in the motor-carrier industry. Interested individuals can apply online at www.truckersfund.org or by contacting the St. Christopher Truckers Development & Relief Fund at 865-202-9428 or contact@truckersfund.org.

Wood Kaufman, the founder and CEO of TBS Factoring Service stated, “We are extremely proud of those who have given so much to protect our country. It’s our honor and privilege to now help give them, through this grant, an opportunity to make a difference as civilians here at home. Trucking presents great career opportunities and serves an important role in America’s economy.”

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