Chaparral and Robalo hand out employee scholarships

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Chaparral and Robalo Boats awarded more than $50,000 in college scholarships to five graduating seniors within the Chaparral and Robalo family.

“We are proud to assist our employees by helping their sons and daughters pursue an advanced education,” Chaparral and Robalo president Jim Lane said in a statement. “We feel that continued education is important and we are excited to support their endeavors towards a career.”

During the last 18 years Chaparral and Robalo have awarded more than $350,000 in scholarships.

“Our employees are some of the hardest-working people in the marine industry and we are proud to help their families each year with our scholarship program,” company founder Buck Pegg said.

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