L-R: Mila Tappan, FAME; Sarah McPartland-Good, University of Maine Foundation; Karlton Creech, University of Maine Athletics and the 2015 Black Bears of the Future Scholarship recipients
Three Bananas Cub Club members received $1,000 Black Bears of the Future Scholarships at the February 21 University of Maine hockey game.
The scholarship was established in 2012 with funds provided by Black Bear Sports Properties and the Next Gen College Investing Plan. The Black Bear Sports Properties portion of the award is managed through a fund held at the University of Maine Foundation. Recipients are chosen at random annually from a list of active Bananas Cub Club members who are in 8th grade or below at the time of the drawing.