Recipients

2021 Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship Winner Justin Hollis

Ted W. Rollins and Valeo Groupe are proud to announce Justin Hollis as the winner of the Spring 2021 Ted W. Rollins Eco Scholarship. Justin is currently studying Watershed Science at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. He will receive $1,000 to assist with the cost of tuition, books or living expenses. When Justin is not studying, he enjoys playing guitar as well as watching live music. He says, “I love mountain biking and exploring outside,” which contributed to his passion to innovate urban development and integrate society with the environment.

2020 Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship Winner Mira Plante

Ted W. Rollins and Valeo Groupe are proud to announce Saranya “Mira” Plante as the winner of the 2020 Ted W. Rollins Eco Scholarship. Mira graduated from Masconomet Regional High School in Boxford, M.A. and will attend Worcester Polytechnic Institute this fall. She will receive $1,000 to assist with the cost of tuition, books or living expenses. Mira plans to start her education in computer science and environmental science with the goal of inspiring “more young women to pursue careers in sustainability.” Mira has been a fierce advocate for sustainable living in her community, including partnering with local nonprofits and...

Q & A with 2018 Scholarship Winner Katelyn Bange

Q: Where are you from? A: I am from St. Louis, MO. I have lived in NC since 2016 Q: Where are you going to school and what is your major?  A: Appalachian State University, Majoring in Sustainable Technology and Chemistry Q: How did you find the Ted Rollins scholarship? A: I found it on scholarships.com Q: How has the scholarship helped you in your college career? A: I plan to put the scholarship money towards my rent for a few months. This is a great help to me, because it means that I can work fewer hours at my job, and...

Q & A with 2016 Scholarship Winner Kellen Stillman

Q: Where are you from? A: I am from Charlotte, North Carolina where I attended South Mecklenburg High School and graduated in 2017. Q: Where do you go to school currently and what is your major? A: I go to Emory University where I study finance and quantitative science.  Q: How did you find the Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship?  A: I found the Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship after it was matched to me through Fastweb for my interest in environmentalism and sustainability.  Q: How has the scholarship helped you in your college career?  A: The Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship has...

Spring 2018 Scholarship: Katelyn Bange

Ted W. Rollins and Valeo Groupe are proud to announce Katelyn Bange as the winner of the 2018 Ted W. Rollins Eco Scholarship. Katelyn graduated from Mehlville Senior High in St. Louis, MO and will attend Appalachian State University this fall. She plans to study sustainable technology with a minor in chemistry and will receive $1,000 to assist with the cost of tuition, books or living expenses.  

Q & A with 2017 Scholarship Winner Maria Dozier

Q: Where are you from? A: Ypsilanti, Michigan Q: Where do you go to school currently and what is your major? A: The University of Florida, Sustainability Q: Where did you find the Ted Rollins scholarship? A: The Ted Rollins scholarship was actually matched to me and my environmental interests on FastWeb.com Q: How has the scholarship helped you in your college career?  A: With the help of the Ted Rollins scholarship, I was able to eliminate my use of loans in my financial aid process entirely. Not owing any money to my University helped me become more financially stable...

Fall 2016 Scholarship: Carmaletta Hinson

2016) Ted Rollins and TXG Capital have announced Carmaletta Hinson as the winner of their fall 2016 semester eco scholarship. Hinson graduated from Kenston High School and will be attending Case Western Reserve University located in Cleveland, Ohio in the fall. Hinson has plans to study biology and cognitive science and will receive $1,000 that may be used to assist with the cost of tuition, books or living expenses.