Nielsen Bainbridge Group Scholarship is Awarded for Spring 2021

Shane McFarland

POCAHONTAS, AR Feb. 25 2021 – The 2019 Annual IBERIABANK/BRTC Foundation Golf Tournament named scholarships have been awarded for the Spring 2021 semester. Shane McFarland of Paragould has accepted the Nielsen Bainbridge Group Scholarship, made possible by funding from Nielsen Bainbridge Group.

McFarland is the son of Stephanie and Tim McFarland and is a 2016 graduate of Greene County Tech High School.  McFarland is currently enrolled in the ARNEC LPN-to-RN Bridge Program.

Each scholarship is sponsored by a $1,000 donor who is able to name the scholarship.  The Black River Technical College Foundation matches the $1000 donation allowing students to be awarded $1,000 per semester, provided the student maintains enrollment and meets GPA requirements.

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