Cat Reman, a division of global equipment manufacturer Caterpillar Inc., is a new Ivy Tech Community College corporate partner and scholarship donor. Through a $5,000 Caterpillar Foundation grant, the scholarships will help deserving Ivy Tech students finance their education.
Cat Reman, a refurbisher and remanufacturer of engine parts and technologies for the construction and mining industries, operates a facility in Franklin.
Scholarships in the amount of $2,500 were awarded to Ivy Tech sophomores Tracie Ricklefs and Duane O’Neal, whose courses of study include accounting and business, and business management and communications respectively. Both students plan to pursue their bachelor’s degrees after completing their associate degrees at Ivy Tech.