Northeastern: James William Robirds Memorial Scholarship

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James "Jim" William Robirds passed away in May, 2019 at the age of 90.  He was born pm December 17, 1928 to William Daniel and Majorie (Williams) Robirds.  He was an Army Veteran who served in the Korean War.  He was also a farmer, and a member of the Beet Growers Association, Corn Growers Association, and Bean Growers Association.  Jim enjoyed reading and driving around Colorado.  Jim was survived by his brothers, Timothy and Dennis Robirds, along with several nieces and nephews. 

Two scholarships will be awarded per year in the amount of $750 - $1,500 per semester.  

Eligibility requirements for this scholarship include:

  • Majoring in an Engineering Field
  • 2.5 GPA minimum
  • Enrolled in 9+ credit hours per semester
  • Personal Essay (see application)

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