Billiard Education Foundation Announces 2014

Billiard Education Foundation Announces 2014 Academic Scholarship in Memory of Terry Romine, Sr.

$1,000 “Excellence in Education” Scholarship Award to attend Lindenwood University

 

January 1, 2014 (Englewood, CO): On July 13, 2013, the billiard community lost a great ambassador. Terry Romine, Sr. was the founder of Schon Cues and owner of Romine’s High Pocket billiard parlor near Milwaukee, WI. Numerous professional and national events were held at Romine’s High Pockets through the years, including the 2012 BEF Junior National 9-Ball Championships.

After his passing, donations were made in his loving memory toward a BEF academic scholarship. This scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to one lucky applicant who is planning to attend Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO (lindenwood.edu). The recipient of this scholarship may also be eligible to receive a matching scholarship up to $1,000 from awarded by Lindenwood University.

Complete details and application can be found at the following link:  http://billiardeducation.org/scholarships/apply/. Entries must be postmarked by Friday, March 31, 2014. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 28.

The BEF has awarded over $200,000 in academic scholarships since 1993 and continues to promote higher education and a lifelong love for the sport of pocket billiards. For more details on BEF scholarships or sponsoring an academic scholarship, visit billiardeduation.org.

The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) was formed in 1993 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity committed to promoting a lifelong love of pool and building the next generation of players through youth programs and academic scholarships. Visit billiardeducation.org or call (303) 926-1039 to learn more about junior billiard programs in your area.