Current Winners

Congratulations to the ABA Foundation Scholarship Recipients!

Each year, the ABA Foundation awards more than $100,000 in scholarships to ABA member employees, their dependents and future leaders of the industry. Since its inception, the ABAF has awarded more than $1 million in scholarships to more than 300 students.

Meet the Class of 2021!

MOTORCOACH & TOUR OPERATOR SCHOLARSHIP

Braden Lewis
Lewis Coaches, Inc. 
Xavier University of Louisiana
Business Management

Mason Miller
Anderson Coach and Travel
Edinboro Univeristy of Pennsylvania
Visual & Performing Arts

Michelle Dieckelman
Coach USA/Wisconsin Coach Lines
Northeastern University
Communications

ABA MEMBER SCHOLARSHIP

Brianne Guldin
TEMSA North America
University of Florida
Travel and Tourism

Madison Butler
Turning Stone Resort Casino
SUNY at Geneseo
Art, Music & Drama Education

Sophie Demaisy
Prévost Car
Connecticut College
Botany

Tanner Carson
City of Goodlettsville
Western Kentucky University
Economics & History

Mason McMullen
A&S Management
The University of Tennessee
Architecture

Chloe Fraley
Oklahoma Department of Tourism & Recreation
Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Marketing

Emma Adkins
Newport County CVB dba Discover Newport
Northeastern University
Health Science/Pre-Med

ACADEMIC MERIT SCHOLARSHIP

Angel Yin-Hua Hsu
Harvard University
Data Analysis

Tyler Kleinsasser
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Business Management

DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP

Jorge Paredes
Stay Pleasant Hill
San Diego State University
Hospitality Industry

DRIVING THE FUTURE SCHOLARSHIP

Alena Strassburg
Lamers Bus Lines, Inc. 
University of Wisconsin - River Falls
Occupational Therapy Assistant

PETER L. PICKNELLY HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP

Donavan Leftwich
Beltway Transportation Service
Towson University
Economics

RON CORNELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Adam Strassburg
Lamers Bus Lines
University of Wisconsin - River Falls
Agriculatural Education

YELLOW RIBBON SCHOLARSHIP

Ryan Landry
Liberty University
Aviation & Air Transportation