Titusville Chamber Announces the 2016-17 Outstanding Young Adult Scholarship Winner

Alexis Armstrong, a senior at Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School has been chosen to receive the $1000.00 Outstanding Young Adult Scholarship for the 2016-2017 school year. Alexis was chosen from among 18 qualifying North Brevard seniors, each of whom received a certificate of recognition for their performance academically and in the community.  The scholarship will be awarded […]

Education Committee Update – April 2017

The 2017 Outstanding Young Adult scholarship award went to Alexis Armstrong.  Alexis attends Space Coast Jr/Sr High School and competed with 17 other students to win the $1000.00 award. The scholarship is sponsored by Community Credit Union and Jess Parrish Medical Foundation. Congratulations to Alexis! The Education Committee has selected October 3, 2017 to hold […]

Education Committee Update – January 2017

After a successful Career Fair on November 17, 2016, we have moved on to the next event for the Education Committee. We sent out nominations for Partners in the Business of Education before the schools went on winter break.   Each school may nominate up to 3 businesses that have helped them throughout the year. […]

Education Committee Update – October 2016

The committee learned that Congressman Posey will be sending congratulatory letters to the Outstanding Young Adults each month along with the plaques they receive from the Chamber. College Night exceeded all expectations! There were 50 colleges and universities in attendance and approximately 350-400 students came to consider which school would be best for them. We […]

Education Committee Update – September 2016

This year there were 79 applications for Outstanding Young Adult. The committee chose the top 18 students (6 from each high school) to be recognized at the monthly Chamber luncheons. These 18 students are eligible to apply for the $1000.00 scholarship sponsored by Community Credit Union and Jess Parrish Medical Foundation. Plans were discussed for […]

Education Committee Update – June 2016

The Education Committee focused on College Night at the meeting on June 14, 2016.  A special committee was formed to move forward with this event. Confirmation has been received from Searstown to hold the event on September 29, 2016.  Marcia has submitted the application and contacted the Director of the Florida Tour Committee.  This event […]

Education Committee Update – April 2016

OYA: We received 16 applications from the 18 OYA’s for the scholarship this year. The selection committee met immediately after the regular meeting and selected Allison Hilton from Space Coast Jr/Sr High School. Allison will receive the $1000.00 scholarship from Community Credit Union and Parrish Medical Foundation at the May luncheon. College Night: We would […]

Education Committee Update – March 2016

OYA: OYA recipients were sent letters asking them to write an essay of up to 500 words on where they expect their lives to be in 10 years. Deadline for the essays will be March 31, 2016. COLLEGE NIGHT: The committee would like to offer the student in North Brevard an opportunity to visit with […]

Education Committee Update – February 2016

The Education Committee held it’s monthly meeting on February 12, 2016. Topics for discussion were: PITBOE: The PITBOE luncheon was held at LaCita on February 10, 2016, and was a huge success. There were 48 businesses nominated by our local schools. These businesses have each contributed to the schools in various ways throughout the year […]

Education Committee Update – November 2015

Career Expo is upon us! Frames featuring photos of this school year’s OYAs have been presented to school representatives. They will display the pictures in the schools. Finally, we are preparing for to award the Partners in the Business of Education at the February Chamber Luncheon. Forms will be sent to schools to nominate up […]