January 17, 2021

Seekonk and Rehoboth Students Receive Scholarships


Victoria Cabral of Seekonk and Lindsay Carlson of Rehoboth have each been awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) Employees’ Scholarship Foundation. The company’s 31st annual awards ceremony was held virtually, continuing a tradition of offering scholarships annually to the children of BCBSRI associates and underscoring the company’s commitment to making higher education more accessible. To date, the self-funded employee foundation has awarded 250 scholarships toward higher education, totaling $440,000. Cabral is a sophomore at Rhode Island College, majoring in social work. Carlson, a recent graduate of Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High School, will attend Clark University in the fall.


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