BRTC Awards Spring 2020 Paragould Student Scholarship to Samples

POCAHONTAS, AR May 29, 2020 — For the Spring 2020 semester, Haley Samples of Piggott was awarded the Paragould Student Scholarship.  Paragould educators, staff, and community members collectively fund this $250 scholarship.

Samples is a 2017 graduate of Piggott High School who is seeking an Associate of Arts and plans for a career in Radiology.

The Paragould Student Scholarship is available to fulltime Black River Technical College students who attend at least one traditional class at the Paragould site or to Paragould non-traditional industry students who are enrolled in at least one Paragould program comprising of more than 18 hours.

For more information about creating or supporting a scholarship, contact Karen Liebhaber at (870) 248-4185 or email her at