Petherbridge earns Trustee Scholarship
Rachel Petherbridge, of Garner and a recent graduate of Enloe High School, is a recipient of the Trustee Scholarship to Boston University, where she was accepted to the Honors College and the College of Engineering.
The Trustee Scholarship is Boston University's most prestigious scholarship award, given to students with outstanding scholastic and leadership achievements, covering the full cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for four years.
Petherbridge also recently received scholarships from the Raleigh Optimist Club and the State Employees Association of North Carolina, which she will use to help cover the cost of room and board.
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Petherbridge’s intended major is biomedical engineering with a minor in dance. As an active member of the Garner community, she has served as a tutor and mentor at Aversboro Road Elementary School, co-captained a team in Garner's Relay for Life, and performed as a dancer for 14 years at the Garner Center Stage School of Performing Arts.