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Troy University, Pooler Chamber of Commerce form partnership

July 30, 2019

Troy University and the Pooler Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, Inc. have entered into a partnership that will give employees of Chamber member organizations a 10% scholarship on tuition for all TROY programs, both online and in-class.

In addition to the scholarship, TROY will waive all application fees for Chamber member employees. The same benefits apply to employees of the Chamber.

The partnership will add value to Chamber membership, said Pam Southard, Executive Director of the Pooler Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, Inc., and it will strengthen member businesses by making higher education more accessible for their employees.

“This is a great partnership with Troy University,” said Pam Southard, Executive Director, Pooler Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, Inc. “As a chamber, we are proud to take part in this opportunity. The fact that they will offer all employees, members, and member employees of the Pooler Chamber access to top quality, affordable education at TROY with a guaranteed 10% off scholarship, application fee waivers, and access to exclusive scholarships is a great benefit for both current and future chamber members. We could not be prouder to partner with Troy University in this endeavor.” 

Paige W. Seanor, Recruiter/Admissions Counselor for Troy University’s Southeast District, said TROY is proud to welcome the Pooler Chamber of Commerce to its growing group of corporate partners.

“We are excited about this new partnership and look forward to supporting the continued professional development and education for Chamber members through the numerous degree programs and learning formats available at TROY,” Seanor said. Troy University partners with numerous businesses, health systems, school districts, municipalities, professional associations, and other organizations to offer employees unique opportunities for educational enhancement and career advancement. For information, visit www.troy.edu/partnerships.