IP&E Palau continues to be a strong supporter of higher education for Palauans shown by their consistent scholarship donations for the past 22 years. Mr. Efren Marquez, Terminal Manager of IP&E Palau Inc. assured the Palau National Scholarship Board that IP&E is committed to supporting the young people of Palau by continuing the IP&E Scholarship.
This Scholarship is available to students majoring in specific fields of study preferred by IP&E Palau Inc.: Biological Science – Pre-med or Medicine or Marine Biology; Physical Science – Chemistry (Teaching); Social Science – Economics, Pre-Law/Law; Math – Teaching. A student must also study at a college or university outside of Palau. IP&E also sponsors a scholarship for Palau Community College that is administered through PCC. With this year’s scholarship donation of $5,000.00, the Palau National Scholarship Board divided the amount and awarded scholarship checks to each of the following nine (9) recipients: River Thomas, Millena D. Seid, David Fakatou, Reichi Corliss, Balang Skey, Wade Kitalong, Ashley Umetaro, Imerhyn Cosino and Catherine Mason. [/restrict]