Rebekah Torgesen accepts a scholarship from Sabre Systems, Inc., for outstanding academic achievements.
Sabre Systems, Inc. awarded Great Mills High School student Rebekah Torgesen a $1,500 college scholarship in recognition of her outstanding academic achievements and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) accomplishments. Ms. Torgesen has participated in the STEM Academy program since she was in the sixth grade. Her outstanding record of accomplishments include second place for the Real World Engineering Model in 2014, the Society of Women Engineer’s Outstanding Engineer award and second place for the STEM UAS QuadCopter Challenge in 2015, and a prestigious medical internship in 2016. In addition to her academic achievements, Rebekah Torgesen is adamant on giving back, making sure to participate in volunteer work and community service. This passion was also expressed in her essay. Her drive to study chemical engineering at either Brigham Young University or Utah State University would allow her to pursue medical school, and eventually become an orthopedic surgeon. Ultimately, her goals would fulfill what she deems most important; truly helping others.
Sabre is honored to choose such a talented, motivated, and compassionate student for the scholarship. Sabre wishes Rebekah all the best in her future endeavors.
The Sabre STEM scholarship program was launched in 2013 in an effort help steer students into this curriculum area by helping reduce the financial barriers to attend college. Sabre will award a total of six $1,500 non-renewable scholarships to deserving students in locations where the company has a major presence. The company also has a STEM scholarship program for employees as well.
About Sabre Systems, Inc.
Sabre Systems, Inc. provides specialized technology services and mission expertise to meet domestic and national priorities. We deliver integrated solutions using emerging technologies to provide cost effective, efficient and agile solutions for our clients.
Founded in 1989, Sabre provides rapid, effective, and affordable C4ISR, Cyber, Information Technology, Software Development, Systems Engineering/Integration, and Program Acquisition Management Support solutions that meet evolving national security and defense challenges posed by today’s complex world. Sabre has a successful history of on-point, innovative leadership in networked and integrated systems solutions designed in close collaboration with our clients. Privately held, Sabre is headquartered in Warrington, PA, and has major offices in Manasquan, NJ; Lexington Park and Belcamp, MD; Alexandria, VA; and Augusta, GA.