Each year, Besser Company awards five $500 scholarships to deserving full-time college students. Preference is given to students enrolled in concrete technology, nursing, or a business-related program as well as employees of Besser Company or a concrete industry sponsor.   The awards are given in remembrance of:

  • Phil Park
  • Max and Deb Hunt
  • Rob and Bev Shouldice
  • Jesse Besser
  • Anna Besser

Kevin Curtis presented the Jesse and Anna Besser Awards to Andrew Delekta and Erin Wright. These awards are the highest recognition of academic achievement given at ACC, given to students who have made outstanding contributions to the life of the college through scholarship, leadership, and expression of responsibility in solving social problems. The award is for $500 and the recognition also includes a framed certificate given to recipients and name engraving on the Besser Award plaque.