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Barbizon Modeling & Acting Awards $100,000 College Scholarship | News

HARRISBURG, North Carolina, January 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Student at local Hickory Ridge High School sydnee lear was recently named winner of Barbizon Modeling & Acting’s $100,000 college scholarship. The 11th grade student Harrisburg, North Carolina is the 15th person to receive this honor since the scholarship was established in 1994.

Passionate about mathematics, Lear aims to use the scholarships to attend the University of North Carolina Where Georgia State University pursue studies in actuarial science. She is driven, goal oriented and currently participates in the HOSA Club, BETA Club, RENEWED Mentoring for Girls and many other educational and community oriented extracurricular activities.

When asked what made her a good candidate for this scholarship, Lear replied, “I believe I am a good candidate because my education is one of the most important things to me. getting this scholarship would lessen the burden that a high-cost college education places on my disabled veteran parents and fulfill my dream of becoming a college graduate.”

the $100,000 The University Scholarship Program is funded and awarded by Barbizon Modeling and Acting every two years to support and invest in the core value of business education. Nowadays, $1.5 million in college scholarships were awarded.

“We are thrilled to be able to offer this amazing scholarship opportunity to someone as deserving as Sydnee,” shared Laura LaBelle, Deputy Managing Director at Barbizon United States. “Our main mission as a company is to support children and adolescents on their path to a bright future and to have the confidence and knowledge to pursue those dreams. This scholarship is one of our most invaluable in supporting this mission.”

Applications for the next college scholarship can be submitted at barbizonmodeling.com/scholarships.

Founded in New York City in 1939, Barbizon offered modeling and acting training to children and teenagers in addition to teaching life skills. With over 200 markets worldwide, Barbizon’s program focuses on building confidence and self-esteem along with a lifelong commitment to supporting students and graduates who choose to navigate the industry. professional modeling and acting.

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Kristina Iglesias, Barbizon International, 1 8889999404, barbizon@barbizonmodeling.com

SOURCE Barbizon International