DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hub Group (Nasdaq: HUBG) announced two winners of the 2010 Joyce E./Phillip C. Yeager Scholarship. The original Joyce E. Yeager Scholarship Fund was established by
, the founder of Hub Group, to honor the legacy of his wife
. The award is a
scholarship to be used at a four year accredited university and is given to a dependent of a Hub Group employee who has completed at least five years of service.
David and Mark Yeager
, Phillip and Joyce's two sons, have continued to award the scholarship in memory of their deceased parents.
would be proud to see these young, talented people rewarded for their dedication and achievement," said
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hub Group. "Hub Group perseveres due to the hard work of our folks, and we are glad to have an outlet to support them and their children."
"It is an honor to be able to continue
's tradition of building a stronger Hub Group community," added
Mark Yeager President
and Chief Operating Officer of Hub Group. "It makes all of us at Hub Group proud knowing we're helping some of our own deserving students turn their dreams into reality."
For the 2010-2011 academic year, eligible students must have achieved a 3.0 grade point average in secondary school and must submit a one-page letter, along with a completed application. Selection criteria includes academic performance and a letter detailing what the scholarship would mean to them.
After careful review, the committee is pleased to award scholarships to
. Brooke, the daughter of
, desires to pursue a teaching career and will attend
North Central College
. Daniela, the daughter of
, is currently a full time student at
College of DuPage
and plans to transfer to
to pursue a degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Both parents are Pricing Team Leaders and work in Hub Group's
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