Six High School Students Awarded Scholarships From Newton Nissan In Gallatin, TN

February 17th, 2021 by

Changing The Car Giveaway

A few months ago, Newton Nissan of Gallatin made the decision to pivot their plans for their annual Student Car Giveaway. Typically, they would host a large gathering of students and their families to draw the winner of a brand new Nissan Versa. This year, they decided they wanted to celebrate the Class of 2020 Seniors, who lost so much to COVID-19’s disruption of normal school activities.

Newton Nissan put together 6 scholarship offerings: 5 $1000 scholarships and 1 $5000 scholarship, to be awarded to eligible Tennessee High School Seniors for pursuing their college education. They drew the names in a Facebook Live Event on Friday, June 12.

The 5 $1000 Winners Were:

Fabian Lopez – Gallatin High School (Tennessee Tech)
Copeland Krueger – Beech High School (Austin Peay State University)
Ethan Sanford – Station Camp High School (Brigham Young University – Idaho)
Ashlyn Thrift – Dayspring Academy (Western Kentucky University)
Danica Dudinetz – Mt Juliet High School (Austin Peay State University)

Watch their reactions to winning:

Watch Hannah’s reaction to winning & learn more about her:

We are excited for these students and we are honored to help them pursue their goals for the future! Congratulations to the Senior Class of 2020 for all your hard work and dedication through a very difficult final semester!

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