Bankers Insurance- William (Chip) B. Williamson IV Scholarship
William (Chip) B. Williamson IV was a lifelong resident of Buncombe County. Chip was a principal at one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the Asheville/WNC area called Hutton Vincent Williamson McLean Insurance Agency. He was also an active volunteer with several organizations including the Independent Insurance Agents of NC where he taught insurance classes. He helped to mentor future insurance professionals and his involvement helped to earn him Educator of the Year award. Additionally, he was a chairman and member of numerous regional and national advisory boards for insurance companies. Bankers Insurance wants to recognize future like-minded students with this scholarship to help the students achieve all that they can be. Qualifications include: enrolled in Business Education; resident of Buncombe or Madison counties; demonstrate a need by completing the FAFSA.