Fredericksburg Area Builder’s Association
Awards close to $13,000 in Scholarships
To local students attending College Fall of 2016
August 24, 2016
It’s back to school, parents packing up their kids for college. Three local families were awarded the Steigleder scholarship as their students head off to University of Richmond. Three local students were awarded a total of $12,900 from the Fredericksburg Area Builder’s Association, “FABA” during its annual academic awards program. The Steigleder Family Scholarship Fund, awarded annually to a student or students that has demonstrated a passion to learn, is awarded in May of each year for the following school term and is offered to students who will attend the University of Richmond
Established by Fredericksburg Area Builder’s Association’s Life Director, Mr. H. R. Steigleder, a community leader and local builder from Bowling Green. Mr. Steigleder wished to assist local students further their education at his Alma Matta, the University of Richmond. Mr. Steigleder was a life director for the association as well as president of the Home Builders Association of Virginia in 1976. This year FABA was fortunate to award three scholarships from his very kind gift. Scholarships were awarded for academic excellence, community service and financial need. One of the recipients was awarded his fourth Steigleder Scholarship from the Fredericksburg Area Builders Association for a total of $20,200 to date.
The following academic scholarship recipients each received $4,300 this year and will be attending the University of Richmond.
Calista Anderson from Mountain View High School in Stafford VA
Gregory Allison from Stafford VA currently attending the University of Richmond and this fall he will be starting his senior year.
Victoria Lowe from King George High School in King George VA